U.S. CATTLE, SHEEP, AND GOAT INVENTORY NUMBERS

Graphic -- Annual U.S. Calf Crop

USDA-NASS made some substantial revisions to U.S. beef cow and calf crop estimates.  The 2018 calf crop grew by less than the earlier NASS survey-based estimate (as of July 1, 2018)

The new Livestock Monitor newsletter article below provides more discussion on the January 1, 2019 cattle, sheep, and goat counts.