Ag stats: September 2021 Kansas cattle on feed highlights

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Published Friday, October 22, 2021

Kansas feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more head, contained 2.53 million cattle on feed on October 1, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. This inventory was down slightly from last year. 

Placements during September totaled 505,000 head, up 3% from 2020. 

Fed cattle marketings for the month of September totaled 435,000 head, up 6% from last year. 

Other disappearance during September 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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