Tag Archives: MPR

Mandatory Price Data from USDA live to MS-Excel

I almost missed it, but USDA made finally its Main Reporting Database for the mandatory price reporting available as a web service. This means, that you can very easily request the data live within MS-Excel. The full documentation can be … Continue reading

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Business Reports for Meat Processors

It seems almost as if some things do not ever change, especially when it comes to reports. Reporting is one of the most important tools for companies to understand their performance and make operational decisions. As I am back selling … Continue reading

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MRP in the Meat Industry

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote an article about kill-floor data collection systems in the meat industry. I started off with the famous story of how Henry Ford had been inspired by the design of the plants in the … Continue reading

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