BeefTalk: You got to know when to hold 'em, know when to fold 'em
The deck is not stacked, but the cow-calf producer does hold a good hand. As producers, we have a choice when to "call" the hand and turn the reins over to the next segment of the industry. While some say producers are in the driver's seat, others say the producer of the calf or owner of the cow is at the bottom of the deck and has to take whatever is offered.
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