Statistics on S.D. cattle on feed for November
SIOUX FALLS, SD, November 21, 2014 — South Dakota feedlots, with capacities of 1,000 or more
head, contained 230,000 cattle on feed on November 1, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural
Statistics Service. This inventory was up 15 percent from last year.
Placements during October totaled 84,000 head, up 42 percent from 2013.
Fed cattle marketings for the month of October totaled 43,000 head, up 13 percent from last year.
Other disappearance during October totaled 1,000 head, unchanged from last year.
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–S.D. National Ag Statistics Service