Historical Market Information


USDA Packers and Stockyards Annual Report 

Packers and Stockyards Program publishes Statistical Reports that contain data on livestock marketing, meat packing, industry concentration, plant size, volume of packer feeding, packer financial performance, number of animals purchased by source of supply (public market versus direct purchase), and method of procurement. Click here to access the reports.

Historical Market Data

The USDA Economics, Statistics, and Market System (ESMIS) contains nearly 2,100 publications from five agencies (listed below) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. These materials cover U.S. and international agriculture and related topics. Mann Library at Cornell University developed and maintains this site. Click here to access the ESMIS or click on the agency name below.