NEBRASKA CATTLE ON FEED DOWN 2 PERCENT

Lincoln, NE – Nebraska feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.34 million cattle on feed on June 1, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. This
inventory was down 2 percent from last year.

Placements during May totaled 405,000 head, up 4 percent from 2015.

Cattle marketings for the month of May totaled 465,000 head, down 1 percent from last year.

Other disappearance during May totaled 20,000 head, unchanged from last year.

Access the National publication for this release at:
http://usda.mannlib.cornell.edu/usda/nass/CattOnFe//2010s/2016/CattOnFe-06-24-2016.pdf
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