Nebraska Cattle on Feed Up Four Percent

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Nebraska feedlots with capacities of 1,000 or more head contained 2.56 million cattle on feed as of December 1, 2011.

The Nebraska Field Office of the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service says the inventory was up 4 percent from 2010 and marks the largest December 1st inventory since records were first kept in 1994.

Placements in feedlots during November totaled 480,000 head, up 8 percent from last year.

Marketings of fed cattle during November totaled 375,000 head, down 5 percent from 2010.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
KOLN-TV Call: (402) 467-4321 Toll-free: 1-800-475-1011 840 North 40th Lincoln, NE 68503 Email: KGIN-TV Call: (308) 382-6100 123 N Locust Street Grand Island, NE 68802 Email: KSNB-TV Toll free 888-475-1011 123 N. Locust St. Grand Island, NE 68802 Email :
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 135836068 -
Gray Television, Inc.