Ag stats: November 2021 Kansas cattle on feed highlights

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Published Friday, December 24, 2021

Kansas feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.48 million cattle on feed on December 1, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. This inventory was down 1% from last year. 

Placements during November totaled 435,000 head, up 5% from 2020. 

Fed cattle marketings for the month of November totaled 455,000 head, up 7% from last year. 

Other disappearance during November totaled 10,000 head, unchanged from last year. may earn an affiliate commission if you purchase products or services through links in an article. Prices, when displayed, are accurate at the time of publication but may change over time. Commissions do not influence editorial independence.

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