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US Cattle on Feed Up 1 Percent, NE Down 5 and KS Up 11 | KRVN Radio

US Cattle on Feed Up 1 Percent, NE Down 5 and KS Up 11

US Cattle on Feed Up 1 Percent, NE Down 5 and KS Up 11
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Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 10.1 million head on September 1, 2016. The inventory was 1 percent above September 1, 2015.

Placements in feedlots during August totaled 1.88 million head, 15 percent above 2015. Net placements were 1.84 million head. During August, placements of cattle and calves weighing less than 600 pounds were 360,000 head, 600-699 pounds were 290,000 head, 700-799 pounds were 429,000 head, and 800 pounds and greater were 800,000 head.

Marketings of fed cattle during August totaled 1.87 million head, 18 percent above 2015.

Other disappearance totaled 41,000 head during August, 32 percent below 2015.

NEBRASKA

Nebraska feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.10 million cattle on feed on September 1, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. This inventory was down 5 percent from last year.

Placements during August totaled 465,000 head, up 13 percent from 2015.

Fed cattle marketings for the month of August totaled 450,000 head, up 13 percent from last year.

Other disappearance during August totaled 5,000 head, down 5,000 head from last year.

KANSAS

Kansas feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.17 million cattle on feed on September 1, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. This inventory was up 11 percent from last year.

Placements during August totaled 485,000 head, up 31 percent from 2015.

Fed cattle marketings for the month of August totaled 415,000 head, up 22 percent from last year.

Other disappearance during August totaled 10,000 head, unchanged from last year.

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