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)
130,395
129,571
121,334
114,814
109,603
130,358
136,531
Sorghum (Sep-Aug)
5,997
3,580
3,117
1,757
2,377
2,247
2,413
Barley (Sep-Aug)
974
930
907
1,185
1,648
1,118
1,186
Oats (Sep-Aug)
1,948
1,811
1,544
1,474
1,521
1,607
1,633
Wheat (Sep-Aug)
3,109
2,880
1,921
9,766
10,615
1,656
4,581
Total energy feeds
142,422
138,774
128,823
128,996
125,765
136,986
146,344
        
Oilseed meals
Soybean meal (Oct-Sep) 2/
27,898
27,795
27,489
28,614
26,280
26,758
27,306
Cottonseed meal (Oct-Sep)
1,639
1,592
2,224
2,193
2,209
1,675
2,043
Rapeseed (canola) meal (Oct-Sep)
2,290
1,801
2,694
3,405
3,867
4,329
4,436
Linseed meal (Jun-May)
117
190
190
176
180
138
154
Peanut meal (Aug-Jul)
93
83
102
99
112
118
118
Sunflower meal (Oct-Sep)
327
368
249
168
205
229
236
Total oilseed meals
32,364
31,829
32,947
34,654
32,853
33,247
34,293
        
Animal-protein feeds
Meat and bone meal tankage (Sep-Aug)
2,088
2,050
2,350
2,217
2,218
2,218
2,300
Fishmeal and solubles (Sep-Aug)
165
161
271
180
180
180
180
Milk products (Oct-Sep)
330
306
396
420
334
198
225
Total animal-protein feeds
2,583
2,518
3,017
2,817
2,732
2,596
2,705
        
Grain-protein feeds
Corn gluten feed and meal (Sep-Aug)
4,687
4,720
4,567
5,237
5,178
4,944
4,500
Total grain-protein feeds 3/
4,687
4,720
4,567
5,237
5,178
4,944
4,500
        
Other byproduct feeds
Wheat millfeeds (Sep-Aug)
5,928
5,795
5,500
5,596
5,549
6,117
8,256
Rice millfeeds (Aug-Jul)
496
520
551
485
481
454
525
Fats and oils (Sep-Aug)
1,081
878
905
905
905
905
905
Miscellaneous byproduct feeds (Sep-Aug) 4/
1,592
1,597
1,589
1,628
1,542
1,582
1,600
Total other byproduct feeds 5/
9,098
8,790
8,546
8,614
8,477
9,058
11,286
        
Feed per GCAU 6/
Energy feeds
1.53
1.51
1.39
1.39
1.36
1.52
1.60
All feeds
2.05
2.03
1.92
1.93
1.89
2.06
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: 11/12/2014