MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.52 million cattle on feed on February 1, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. This inventory was up 5% from last year.
Placements during January totaled 480,000 head, up 8% from 2020.
Fed cattle marketings for the month of January totaled 450,000 head, down 1% from last year.
Other disappearance during January totaled 10,000 head, unchanged from last year.
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— USDA NASS
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