NEBRASKA CATTLE ON FEED DOWN 5 PERCENT

Lincoln, NE – Nebraska feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.09 million
cattle on feed on August 1, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.
This inventory was down 5 percent from last year.

Placements during July totaled 350,000 head, down 10 percent from 2015.
Cattle marketings for the month of July totaled 430,000 head, down 5 percent from last year.
Other disappearance during July totaled 10,000 head, down 5,000 from last year.

Access the National publication for this release at:
http://usda.mannlib.cornell.edu/usda/nass/CattOnFe/2010s/2016/CattOnFe-08-19-2016.pdf