Minnesota Cattle on Feed Unchanged from 2021
Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in Minnesota feedlots with a capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 90,000 head on September 1, 2022, according to the latest USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service — Cattle on Feed report. This was up 6 percent from August but unchanged from September 1, 2021.
Placements of cattle and calves in Minnesota feedlots with a capacity of 1,000 or more head during August totaled 18,000 head, up 80 percent from July and up 29 percent from last year.
Marketings of fed cattle from Minnesota feedlots with a capacity of 1,000 or more head during August totaled 12,000 head, down 14 percent from July and down 33 percent from last year.
Other disappearance totaled 1,000 head.
Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.3 million head on September 1, 2022. The inventory was slightly above September 1, 2021. This is the second highest September 1 inventory since the series began in 1996.
Placements in feedlots during August totaled 2.11 million head, slightly above 2021. Net placements were 2.06 million head. During August, placements of cattle and calves weighing less than 600 pounds were 430,000 head, 600-699 pounds were 320,000 head, 700-799 pounds were 465,000 head, 800-899 pounds were 532,000 head, 900-999 pounds were 270,000 head, and 1,000 pounds and greater were 95,000 head.
Marketings of fed cattle during August totaled 2.00 million head, 6 percent above 2021.
Other disappearance totaled 53,000 head during August, 10 percent below 2021.