Over the years, it's the feeder who watches and knows seasonal trends and other factors affecting cattle marketing who comes out on top. While the seasonal trend itself or the month of highest prices doesn't always reveal the best time to market, it's helpful to know when highest prices occur.
Thompson, Sam H.
"Seasonal Trends in Cattle Marketing,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 5
, Article 4.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol5/iss6/4