The Oklahoma inventory of cattle on feed for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head, totaled 320 thousand head on April 1, down 6 percent from the previous month and down 10 percent from April 1, 2011

according to the Oklahoma Cattle on Feed report issued Friday by the USDA-NASS Oklahoma Field Office.

 


Placements during March were 56,000, down 25 percent from one year ago.

 


Marketings of fed cattle during March were 74,000 head, down 5 percent from the same month last year. Other disappearance during March totaled 2,000 head.


The Oklahoma inventory of cattle on feed for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head, totaled 320 thousand head on April 1, down 6 percent from the previous month and down 10 percent from April 1, 2011
according to the Oklahoma Cattle on Feed report issued Friday by the USDA-NASS Oklahoma Field Office.
 

Placements during March were 56,000, down 25 percent from one year ago.
 

Marketings of fed cattle during March were 74,000 head, down 5 percent from the same month last year. Other disappearance during March totaled 2,000 head.


The entire Oklahoma report can be view online at: www.nass.usda.gov/ok under “Recent Reports.” The national database, Quick Stats, and all USDA-NASS reports are available on the agency’s web site: www.nass.usda.gov.
 

To ask questions about NASS surveys and reports, call the USDA-NASS Oklahoma Field Office at (800) 525-9226.