Table 29--Processed feeds: Quantities fed and feed per grain-consuming animal unit (1,000 metric tons)
Feed 1/
2007/08
2008/09
2009/10
2010/11
2011/12
2012/13
2013/14
2014/15
Energy feeds
Corn (Sep-Aug)
148,794
131,625
130,199
121,908
115,744
110,058
134,626
 
Sorghum (Sep-Aug)
4,188
5,907
3,615
3,118
1,793
2,364
2,794
 
Barley (Sep-Aug)
911
990
931
929
1,235
1,590
903
 
Oats (Sep-Aug)
2,024
1,977
1,796
1,590
1,521
1,541
1,723
 
Wheat (Sep-Aug)
4,133
3,351
4,034
2,086
10,407
10,193
1,023
 
Total energy feeds
160,049
143,851
140,575
129,631
130,700
125,745
141,070
 
         
Oilseed meals
Soybean meal (Oct-Sep) 2/
30,148
27,898
27,795
27,489
28,620
26,336
26,490
 
Cottonseed meal (Oct-Sep)
2,349
1,639
1,592
2,225
2,183
2,133
1,710
 
Rapeseed (canola) meal (Oct-Sep)
2,343
2,290
1,804
2,705
3,417
3,844
4,134
 
Linseed meal (Jun-May)
190
117
190
190
176
180
182
192
Peanut meal (Aug-Jul)
105
93
83
102
99
112
116
 
Sunflower meal (Oct-Sep)
311
327
368
249
168
205
191
 
Total oilseed meals
35,446
32,365
31,833
32,959
34,662
32,810
32,823
192
         
Animal-protein feeds
Meat and bone meal tankage (Sep-Aug)
2,147
2,088
2,050
2,010
2,011
2,012
2,012
 
Fishmeal and solubles (Sep-Aug)
178
165
161
271
180
180
180
 
Milk products (Oct-Sep)
326
324
227
225
225
225
225
 
Total animal-protein feeds
2,651
2,578
2,438
2,506
2,416
2,417
2,417
 
         
Grain-protein feeds
Corn gluten feed and meal (Sep-Aug)
4,137
4,687
4,720
4,567
5,288
4,778
4,000
 
Total grain-protein feeds 3/
4,137
4,687
4,720
4,567
5,288
4,778
4,000
 
         
Other byproduct feeds
Wheat millfeeds (Sep-Aug)
6,119
5,928
5,795
5,500
5,596
5,621
7,490
 
Rice millfeeds (Aug-Jul)
526
496
520
551
485
525
525
 
Fats and oils (Sep-Aug)
1,301
1,081
878
905
905
905
905
 
Miscellaneous byproduct feeds (Sep-Aug) 4/
1,588
1,592
1,597
1,600
1,600
1,600
1,600
 
Total other byproduct feeds 5/
9,534
9,098
8,790
8,556
8,586
8,651
10,520
 
         
Feed per GCAU 6/
Energy feeds
1.68
1.55
1.53
1.40
1.41
1.37
1.55
 
All feeds
2.22
2.07
2.05
1.92
1.95
1.89
2.10
 
         
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: 4/11/2014