Table 29--Processed feeds: Quantities fed and feed per grain-consuming animal unit (1,000 metric tons)
Feed 1/
2008/09
2009/10
2010/11
2011/12
2012/13
2013/14
2014/15
Energy feeds
Corn (Sep-Aug)
131,625
130,199
121,881
115,783
109,853
131,451
133,356
Sorghum (Sep-Aug)
5,907
3,615
3,122
1,794
2,357
2,413
2,794
Barley (Sep-Aug)
990
931
929
1,235
1,590
1,001
1,177
Oats (Sep-Aug)
1,977
1,796
1,590
1,521
1,539
1,801
1,567
Wheat (Sep-Aug)
3,351
4,034
2,085
10,406
10,190
426
5,163
Total energy feeds
143,851
140,575
129,606
130,739
125,529
137,093
144,058
        
Oilseed meals
Soybean meal (Oct-Sep) 2/
27,898
27,795
27,489
28,614
26,280
26,853
27,306
Cottonseed meal (Oct-Sep)
1,639
1,592
2,225
2,193
2,209
1,678
2,115
Rapeseed (canola) meal (Oct-Sep)
2,290
1,804
2,705
3,416
3,861
4,378
4,338
Linseed meal (Jun-May)
117
190
190
176
180
138
154
Peanut meal (Aug-Jul)
93
83
102
99
112
119
113
Sunflower meal (Oct-Sep)
327
368
249
168
205
210
213
Total oilseed meals
32,365
31,833
32,959
34,665
32,847
33,376
34,240
        
Animal-protein feeds
Meat and bone meal tankage (Sep-Aug)
2,088
2,050
2,010
2,011
2,012
2,012
2,012
Fishmeal and solubles (Sep-Aug)
165
161
271
180
180
180
180
Milk products (Oct-Sep)
324
227
225
225
225
225
225
Total animal-protein feeds
2,578
2,438
2,506
2,416
2,417
2,417
2,417
        
Grain-protein feeds
Corn gluten feed and meal (Sep-Aug)
4,687
4,720
4,567
5,237
5,075
4,000
4,000
Total grain-protein feeds 3/
4,687
4,720
4,567
5,237
5,075
4,000
4,000
        
Other byproduct feeds
Wheat millfeeds (Sep-Aug)
5,928
5,795
5,500
5,596
5,549
7,490
7,490
Rice millfeeds (Aug-Jul)
496
520
551
485
525
525
525
Fats and oils (Sep-Aug)
1,081
878
905
905
905
905
905
Miscellaneous byproduct feeds (Sep-Aug) 4/
1,592
1,597
1,600
1,600
1,600
1,600
1,600
Total other byproduct feeds 5/
9,098
8,790
8,556
8,586
8,579
10,520
10,520
        
Feed per GCAU 6/
Energy feeds
1.55
1.53
1.40
1.41
1.37
1.54
1.61
All feeds
2.07
2.05
1.92
1.95
1.90
2.09
2.17
        
1/ Adjusted for stocks, production, foreign trade, and nonfeed uses where applicable. Latest data may be preliminary or projected.
2/ Includes use in edible soy products and shipments to U.S. territories.
3/ Excludes brewers' dried grains and distillers' dried grains due to unavailability of production data.
4/ Includes hominy feed, oat millfeeds, and screenings.
5/ Excludes dried beet pulp, molasses beet pulp, and inedible molasses due to unavailability of production data.
6/ GCAU = Grain-consuming animal unit.
Source: USDA, World Agricultural Outlook Board, World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates; U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of
the Census, Fats and Oils: Production, Consumption, and Stocks (M311K), Flour Milling Products (MQ311A), Flour Milling (EC02-311-311211),
and Wet Corn Milling (EC02-31I-311221); U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Fishery Market
News; Rice Millers Association; Whey Products Institute; and ERS calculations of feed per GCAU.
Date run: 8/13/2014