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Livestock Marketing and Processing



Main Marketing IconThis grouping of information offers market resources for organic livestock producers, including pricing, sales data, market trends, and other market data, organic trade associations, directories, and other organic marketing publications and resources.

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Livestock Marketing and Processing


Publications

Beef Marketing Alternatives - IP290

PDF Price: $2.95 for non-members

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Bringing Local Food to Local Institutions - IP242

PDF Price: FREE

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Building a Montana Organic Livestock Industry - IP346

PDF Price: FREE

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Community Supported Agriculture - IP289

PDF Price: FREE

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Dairy Beef - IP368

PDF Price: FREE

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Dairy Resource List: Organic and Pasture-Based - IP307

PDF Price: FREE

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Direct Marketing - IP113

PDF Price: FREE

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Direct Marketing Lamb: A Pathway - IP518

PDF Price: FREE

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Evaluating a Farming Enterprise - IP041

PDF Price: $1.99 for non-members
Kindle Price: $1.99

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Farmers Markets: Marketing and Business Guide - IP146

PDF Price: $1.99 for non-members
Kindle Price: $1.99

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Growing Your Range Poultry Business: An Entrepreneur's Toolbox - IP211

PDF Price: FREE

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Lamb Cut Guide for Direct Marketers - IP534

PDF Price: FREE

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Llamas and Alpacas on the Farm - IP430

PDF Price: $.99 for non-members
Kindle Price: $0.99

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Meat Plants: Improving Profitability in Small and Very Small Operations - IP385

PDF Price: FREE

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Natural Livestock Feasibility Study - IP347

PDF Price: FREE

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Non-GMO Dairy Transition Guide - IP517

PDF Price: FREE

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Organic and Grass-finished Beef Cattle Production - IP305

PDF Price: $3.95 for non-members

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Organic Marketing Resources - IP124

PDF Price: FREE

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Planning for Profit in Sustainable Farming - IP419

PDF Price: $1.99 for non-members
Kindle Price: $1.99

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Pork: Marketing Alternatives - IP153

PDF Price: FREE

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Putting a Hand on Them - How to Tell When Your Lamb is Finished - IP468

PDF Price: FREE

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Selling to Restaurants - IP255

PDF Price: FREE

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Small-Scale Poultry Processing - IP231

PDF Price: FREE

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Small-Scale Sustainable Rabbit Production - IP445

PDF Price: FREE

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The Lambulator: A Cut-Yield Calculator for the Lamb Direct Marketer - IP530

PDF Price: FREE

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Tips for Marketing Sheep and Goat Products: Dairy - IP396

PDF Price: FREE

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Tips for Marketing Sheep and Goat Products: Fiber - IP397

PDF Price: FREE

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Tips for Marketing Sheep and Goat Products: Live Animals - IP398

PDF Price: FREE

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Tips for Marketing Sheep and Goat Products: Meat - IP399

PDF Price: FREE

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Tipsheet: Organic Cattle, Sheep, and Goats for Meat Production - IP504

PDF Price: FREE

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Working with Your Meat Processor - IP536

PDF Price: FREE

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Links to other Livestock Marketing and Processing Information

Agricultural Marketing Resource Center (AgMRC)
Iowa State University
How to Direct Market Your Beef, SARE
Marketing Strategies for Farmers and Ranchers, SARE
MOSES Organic Fact Sheets
Niche Meat Processor Assistance Network
Organic and Alternative Livestock Production Systems Purdue
Product Costing for Meat Processors and Marketers
Resource Guide to Direct Marketing Livestock and Poultry, Cornell Small Farms Program
The Organic Pages Online
USDA AFSIC Marketing
USDA Livestock, Poultry and Grain Market News, USDA Agricultural Marketing Service
USDA Meat, Poultry and Egg Product Inspection Directory
Western Profiles of Innovative Agricultural Marketing: Examples from Direct Farm Marketing and Agri-Tourism Enterprises

 

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This page was last updated on: January 22, 2015