KANSAS CITY, MO. – Lance Zimmerman, the senior beef analyst at Rabo AgriFinance, wants to share his experience studying the cattle industry with the entire beef supply chain.
During the conversation for the MEAT+POULTRY podcast, Zimmerman describes why the move to Rabo AgriFinance was the right one for his career. Previously, Zimmerman worked for nearly 12 years at CattleFax as a market analyst.
Zimmerman starts off by discussing his background of being a Kansas rancher and how it helps him during his analysis daily.
Next, he dives into some topics that are affecting the cattle industry including supply chain issues, identifying consumer demands and the drought conditions in the Midwest.
Zimmerman also talks about what feed costs could look like for the rest of 2022 and how well the United States is trading with other countries in cattle.
Finally, Zimmerman returns to why he enjoys this job and what he hopes to bring to the table in the future at Rabobank.