LIVESTOCK AND MILK PRODUCTION
Units in Thousands
Nebraska - 1993 to 2004        
       Cattle Placed Cows that      Calves      Milk      Sows      Pigs
Year/ on Feed  Have Calved      Born     Production      Farrowed       Saved
District (Number) (Number) (Number) (Pounds) (Number) (Number)
2004 4,620.0 1,910.0 1,800.0 1,051,000.0 695.0 6,204.0
2003 4,820.0 2,000.0 1,770.0 1,129,000.0 735.0 6,515.0
2002 4,640.0 2,000.0 1,820.0 1,167,000.0 720.0 6,435.0
2001 5,100.0 2,020.0 1,820.0 1,166,000.0 620.0 5,425.0
2000 5,105.0 2,050.0 1,840.0 1,255,000.0 625.0 5,525.0
1999 5,110.0 2,050.0 1,860.0 1,139,000.0 640.0 5,528.0
1998            
Northwest 590.0 276.0 257.0 8,040.0 9.0 73.0
North 300.0 589.0 548.0 107,160.0 79.0 666.0
Northeast 835.0 213.0 201.0 389,570.0 213.0 1,834.0
Central 740.0 282.0 257.0 77,550.0 46.0 380.0
East 700.0 159.0 140.0 176,320.0 156.0 1,330.0
Southwest 450.0 233.0 217.0 39,960.0 16.0 135.0
South 700.0 117.0 111.0 33,600.0 38.0 324.0
Southeast 195.0 141.0 129.0 216.5 123.0 1,039.0
State Total 4,510.0 2,010.0 1,860.0 1,048,660.0 680.0 5,781.0
1997            
Northwest 645.0 270.0 250.0 9,900.0 9.0 72.0
North 310.0 594.0 549.0 117,735.0 78.0 656.0
Northeast 875.0 213.0 190.0 380,515.0 210.0 1,807.0
Central 770.0 282.0 248.0 78,255.0 45.0 374.0
East 775.0 160.0 140.0 183,260.0 154.0 1,311.0
Southwest 395.0 224.0 203.0 31,080.0 16.0 133.0
South 710.0 122.0 108.0 26,455.0 37.0 319.0
Southeast 210.0 145.0 132.0 212,800.0 121.0 1,024.0
State Total 4,690.0 2,010.0 1,820.0 1,040,000.0 670.0 5,781.0
1996            
Northwest 625.0 270.0 252.0 13,000.0 9.0 73.8
North 315.0 595.0 544.0 123,840.0 82.0 697.0
Northeast 885.0 210.0 194.0 384,400.0 219.0 1,883.4
Central 730.0 275.0 247.0 83,220.0 47.0 386.6
East 770.0 160.0 143.0 189,100.0 159.0 1,353.0
Southwest 360.0 220.0 204.0 24,660.0 18.0 138.8
South 710.0 125.0 113.0 25,080.0 37.0 311.2
Southeast 205.0 145.0 133.0 206,700.0 129.0 1,098.0
State Total 4,600.0 2,000.0 1,830.0 1,050,000.0 700.0 5,942.0
1995            
Northwest 640.0 270.0 25.0 13,000.0 10.0 81.0
North 310.0 565.0 532.0 123,840.0 85.0 697.0
Northeast 895.0 215.0 195.0 384,400.0 254.0 2,146.0
Central 730.0 260.0 240.0 83,220.0 59.0 477.9
East 790.0 160.0 143.0 189,100.0 185.0 1,535.5
Southwest 340.0 220.0 200.0 24,660.0 23.0 184.0
South 725.0 125.0 116.0 25,080.0 44.0 369.6
Southeast 200.0 145.0 132.0 206,700.0 150.0 1,260.0
State Total 4,630.0 1,960.0 1,810.0 1,050,000.0 810.0 6,751.0
1994            
Northwest 555.0 270.0 249.0 15,720.0 11.0 89.1
North 285.0 575.0 525.0 137,000.0 83.0 686.5
Northeast 890.0 225.0 199.0 392,950.0 283.0 2,316.3
Central 690.0 265.0 236.0 97,290.0 65.0 532.3
East 770.0 165.0 143.0 202,640.0 202.0 1,654.1
Southwest 325.0 220.0 197.0 25,800.0 26.0 213.8
South 625.0 130.0 118.0 28,600.0 48.0 404.2
Southeast 179.0 150.0 133.0 210,000.0 167.0 1,383.8
State Total 4,319.0 2,000.0 1,800.0 1,110,000.0 885.0 7,280.0
1993            
Northwest 685.0 255.0 244.0 18,130.0 11.0 89.1
North 370.0 530.0 509.0 139,920.0 81.0 656.1
Northeast 1,035.0 215.0 199.0 388,960.0 277.0 2,280.4
Central 800.0 255.0 236.0 102,860.0 65.0 520.0
East 910.0 155.0 141.0 204,450.0 199.0 1,631.8
Southwest 345.0 210.0 195.0 28,380.0 26.0 205.4
South 685.0 120.0 115.0 30,720.0 47.0 385.4
Southeast 290.0 140.0 131.0 211,580.0 164.0 1,344.8
State Total 5,120.0 1,880.0 1,770.0 1,125,000.0 870.0 7,113.0
NA -- not available.
Source:  Nebraska Agricultural Statistics Service, Nebraska Agri-Facts, April 2005.
Last Updated: May 4, 2005
by Nebraska Databook
email: mlundeen@neded.org