The Oklahoma inventory of cattle on feed for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head, totaled 295 thousand head on May 1, 2013, down 3 percent from the previous month but unchanged from the May 1, 2012 level.

Placements during April were 51 thousand head, up 9 percent from a year ago. Marketings of fed cattle during April were 60 thousand head, down 14 percent from 2012. Other disappearance during April totaled 1 thousand head.