How to Invest in Cattle

How to Invest in Cattle

To get started, ask for our white paper, “Feeding Cattle for Beginners”, but in a nutshell, weather drives feed costs and global wealth drives demand. And now, exports to China. ¬†Geopolitical issues and trade agreements invariably affect...
Why the Midwest?

Why the Midwest?

Investing in the Midwest region of the United States is good business. Our work ethic and natural resources are what puts us on top of a global supermarket. Ritter Feedyards is in the middle of the Heartland, which means, the best value for feed with your investments....
Expected Returns in Cattle Feeding

Expected Returns in Cattle Feeding

There are two different ways to invest in feeder cattle: futures on the CME, and cattle on the hoof. Returns are very different. The former is a purely speculative play. The latter creates value through management skill throughout the value chain. In the real world,...