Nebraska Cattle on Feed up 4%

LINCOLN, Neb. October 21, 2022 – Nebraska feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.47 million cattle on feed on October 1, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. This inventory was up 4% from last year.

Placements during September totaled 590,000 head, up 8% from 2021.

Fed cattle marketings for the month of September totaled 480,000 head, up 10% from last year.

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

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