The Oklahoma inventory of cattle on feed for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head, totaled 325 thousand head on September 1, 2012, up 2 percent from the previous month but down 11 percent from September 1, 2011.

Placements during August were 67,000 head, down 11 percent from one year ago. Marketings of fed cattle during August were 60,000 head, down 10 percent from the same month last year. Other disappearance during August totaled 2,000 head.