Ag stats: May 2022 Kansas cattle on feed highlights

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Published Saturday, June 25, 2022

Kansas feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.49 million cattle on feed on June 1, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. This inventory was down 1% from last year. 

Placements during May totaled 480,000 head, down 5% from 2021.
Fed cattle marketings for the month of May totaled 460,000 head, up 3% from last year. Other disappearance during May totaled 10,000 head, unchanged from last year.

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