The Oklahoma inventory of cattle on feed for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head, totaled 345 thousand head on January 1, 2013, unchanged from the previous month but down 8 percent from January 1, 2012.

Placements during December were 52,000, up 16 percent from one year ago. Marketings of fed cattle during December were 49,000 head, down 6 percent from the same month last year. Other disappearance during December totaled 3,000 head.