Cattle Situation Report, April - June 2018

April 2018 to June 2018

Inventory


As of July 1, 2018, the total cattle inventory was estimated at 2.55 million heads. This was 0.37 percent lower compared with the previous year’s inventory of 2.56 million heads. Similarly, inventory in backyard farms and commercial farms decreased by 0.35 percent and 0.75 percent, respectively. (Table 2)

The top five regions in terms of inventory of cattle in all farm types, as of July 1, 2018, were Ilocos Region, Central Visayas, CALABARZON, Western Visayas and Northern Mindanao. These regions contributed 52.25 percent to the total cattle population in the country.

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