BAL 
$61.00  0.29%  
CANE 
$11.23  0.97%  
JO 
$54.00  1.22%  
NIB 
$36.29  1.65%  
IEF 
$93.11  0.31%  
^UGA-IV 
$68.31  1.39%  
UNG 
$19.10  5.12%  
USO 
$76.97  0.94%  
FXA 
$66.31  0.25%  
FXB 
$122.23  0.30%  
FXC 
$71.86  0.03%  
FXE 
$100.43  0.07%  
FXF 
$97.92  0.30%  
FXY 
$59.48  0.12%  
UUP 
$28.56  0.00%  
CORN 
$20.31  0.93%  
SOYB 
$25.52  0.28%  
WEAT 
$6.09  1.30%  
JJC 
$19.56  1.24%  
GLD 
$223.66  1.65%  

Cattle Report

Cattle

US Cattle down 2%

  • Cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market in the United States for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head totaled 11.2 million head on July 1, 2023.
  • The inventory was 2 percent below July 1, 2022.
  • The inventory included 6.73 million steers and steer calves, down 3 percent from the previous year, accounting for 60 percent of the total inventory.
  • Heifers and heifer calves accounted for 4.47 million head, unchanged from 2022.
  • Placements in feedlots during June totaled 1.68 million head, 3 percent above 2022.
  • Net placements were 1.61 million head.
  • During June, placements of cattle and calves weighing less than 600 pounds were 390,000 head.
  • 600-699 pounds: 275,000 head.
  • 700-799 pounds: 380,000 head.
  • 800-899 pounds: 368,000 head.
  • 900-999 pounds: 185,000 head.
  • 1,000 pounds and greater: 80,000 head.
  • Marketings of fed cattle during June totaled 1.96 million head, 5 percent below 2022.

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