Expectations for USDA's Cattle Inventory, Cattle on Feed Reports

Posted on 07/18/2018 12:49 PM

We will have full coverage of these reports online and in "Evening Report" following their 2:00 p.m. CT release.


Cattle Inventory Report Expectations
 

 

Average trade estimate
(Percent of year-ago)

Range
(Percent of year-ago)

All cattle/calves

100.7

100.3-101.0

Cow/heifers that have calved

100.8

100.5-101.1

Beef cows

101.4

100.9-102.5

Dairy cows

99.8

98.7-100.5

Heifers 500 lbs.+

100.6

100.6-100.7

Beef heifer replacements

96.7

95.7-97.9

Dairy heifer replacements

99.5

97.6-100.2

Other heifers

103.9

102.7-105.5

Steers 500 lbs.+

100.5

99.9-101.4

Bulls 500 lbs.+

100.0

100.0-100.0

All calves 500 lbs. and under

100.8

100.1-101.4

2018 calf crop

101.5

101.3-101.7

 

 


Cattle on Feed Report Expectations
 

 

Avg. Trade Estimate

(% of year-ago)

Range

On Feed
July 1

104.0

102.7-105.8

Placements in June

100.6

95.5-106.6

Marketings in June

101.1

98.6-106.7

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