The United States Department of Agriculture's Cattle on Feed report is available online at USDA.gov. Enter the words "cattle on feed" into the search menu in the upper right hand corner of the home page and click Enter.
Select the report for the desired month, as the results page may offer multiple options. The Cattle on Feed report is issued monthly by the National Agricultural Statistics Service, Agricultural Statistics Board, USDA.
Information provided in the monthly Cattle on Feed report includes the number of cattle placements in feed lots, the number of cattle and calves on feed for the slaughter market, the number of fed cattle marketed and other cattle disappearances reported during the respective month. Each figure is compared with the figure from the same time period in the previous year and the percentage difference is noted on the report.