Ag stats: October 2021 Kansas cattle on feed highlights

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Published Friday, November 19, 2021

Kansas feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.51 million cattle on feed November 1, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. This inventory was down slightly from last year. 

Placements during October totaled 435,000 head, up 1% from 2020. 

Fed cattle marketings for the month of October totaled 445,000 head, up 1% from last year. 

Other disappearance during October 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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