Analysts’ estimates in a survey by Urner Barry, Agrimoney’s sister publication, for the nation’s feedyards with a capacity of 1,000 or more cattle.
The figures are presented as percentages of year-before numbers.
The averages were calculated without using the high and low estimates.
USDA’s monthly cattle on feed report is scheduled for release on Friday.
|Average of estimates||Range of estimates|
|On feed March 1||101.5||100.3 – 102.0|
|Placed in February||97.5||94.2 – 103.6|
|Marketed in February||97.6||95.0 – 105.8|
Breakdown by survey respondent:
|Analyst||On feed March 1||Placed in February
||Marketed in February|
|New Frontier Capital||101.9||100.5||97.7|
|N.Dakota State Univ.||101.5||97.3||97.7|
|Texas A&M University||101.8||99.6||97.7|