Prices for finished cattle in 1951 broke all previous records. Cattle slaughter was down last year. But let's look at what actually happened and also what's likely to happen this year.
Thompson, Sam H.
"What's Happening in Cattle Marketing?,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 6
, Article 4.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol6/iss10/4