Economic Trends


U.S. Exports of Selected Meat and Livestock Products by Major Market, 2003-2009

Top 10 Beef and Pork Slaughterers and Estimated Daily Slaughter Capacity, November 2010

Top 10 Cattle and Hog Slaughtering States by Percentage of Commerical Cattle and Hog Slaughter, 2009

Slaughter and Number of Federally Inspected Plants, by Species and by State, 2009

Per Capita Consumption of Red Meat, Poultry and Fish, Boneless Equivalent, 1970-2009

Per Capita Income and Meat and Poultry Expenditures, 1970-2009


Livestock, Dairy and Poultry Outlook: USDA Economic Research Service Reports

Livestock, Dairy and Poultry Outlook: Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Center for the Study of Rural America

Changing Industry Structure: USDA Economic Research Service Report, February 2005

Food Consumption, Prices and and Spending: USDA Economic Research Service Data