Cattlemen increased the total number of cattle and calves on farms and ranches by over 3 million head last year. This represents a sizable turn-around in the cattle cycle. It pushes cattle numbers up roughly to the previous record which was reached on Jan. 1, 1956.
Kutish, Francis A.
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 13
, Article 6.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol13/iss10/6