Bovine slaughter in the first quarter has lowest level since 2009

The slaughter of cattle in the first quarter of this year was 6.56 million head, a drop of 10.6% compared to the first quarter of 2020 and 10.9% compared to the previous quarter. It is the lowest result since the first quarter of 2009. The data are from the Livestock Production Statistics, released by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).

Source: Money Times