About Ken Maxfield and The Maxfield Report
brings more than twenty-five years of meat-packing experience to The Maxfield Report
He started his career in the cattle hide industry in December 1991, trading cattle hides for the world's largest meatpacker Iowa Beef Processors (now Tyson Fresh Meats).
traded hides for nearly eleven years, progressing to the position of Sales Manager.
It was during his
time trading hides Ken
earned the respect of his
colleagues, while obtaining invaluable market and product information.
In October of 2002, Ken
departed Tyson to pursue a job as a market analyst responsible for reporting on cattle hides for The Jacobsen Publishing Company
Over the course of the next six years, Ken
further developed his
extensive global network of contacts, while evolving the reports he
published into the most widely read reports in the trade.
In September of 2008, Ken created The Maxfield Report and it is Ken's breadth of knowledge of the business, market contacts and holistic apporach to the market which has allowed him to be considered the world's leading market analyst on cattle hide prices.