LINCOLN, NE, July 25, 2014 -- Nebraska feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.26 million cattle on feed on July 1, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. This inventory was up 4 percent from last year.
Placements during June totaled 375,000 head, up 14 percent from 2013.
Fed cattle marketings for the month of June totaled 500,000 head, up 4 percent from last year.
Other disappearance during June totaled 25,000 head, up 15,000 from a year ago.
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