Typically, when reporting market information one side of agriculture industry is thrilled while the other side is disappointed.  This year both the grain and cattle industry have both enjoyed high prices.  

Jim Hertzog with the Mo-Kan Livestock Market describes the current cattle situation as more than memorable.

Audio:  Jim Hertzog

In fact, the beef market has been so strong Hertzog says some beef producers have decided to change up their operation and sell the herd.

Audio:  Jim Hertzog 2

 For livestock producers who have considered culling cattle, Hertzog has one suggestion.

Audio:  Jim Hertzog 3

On the heels of the earthquake in Japan, Hertzog says he does expect some market reaction simply due to the likely interruption of  U.S. agricultural exports to Japan.