Cattle inventory up 3% over year

Cattle inventory up 3% over year

Cattle inventory up 3% over year
AS of Jan. 1, there were 92.0 million head of cattle and calves on U.S. farms (Figure), according to the "Cattle" report published Jan. 29 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. USDA said this is the highest U.S. cattle inventory since 2011 and 3% above the 89.1 mil

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