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Ag stats: October 2022 Kansas cattle on feed down 7 percent

Kansas feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.34 million cattle on feed on November 1, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. This inventory was down 7 percent from last year. 

Placements during October totaled 420,000 head, down 3 percent from 2021. 

Fed cattle marketings for the month of October totaled 430,000 head, down 3 percent from last year. 

Other disappearance during October totaled 10,000 head, unchanged from last year.