The Oklahoma inventory of cattle on feed for feedlots with capacity of 1,000 or more head, totaled 285 thousand head on October 1, 2013, up 2 percent from the previous month but down 15 percent from the October 1, 2012 level.

Placements during September were 67 thousand head, up 18 percent from a year ago. Marketings of fed cattle during September were 60 thousand head, up 33 percent from 2012. Other disappearance during September totaled 2 thousand head.