Report predicts transition period in meat business


Issue Date: February 6, 2019

Per capita animal-protein consumption in the U.S. will climb to an all-time high in 2019, according to the cooperative agricultural lender CoBank. But it warns that the animal-protein sector is entering a period of transition, as four consecutive years of significant domestic consumption growth begins to pressure prices and producers' bottom lines.

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