Cattle estimates released
USDA has released the county estimates for Illinois cattle.
All cattle and calves in Ford County total 3,100. Iroquois has 6,400 head of beef cows with 200 milk cows with the total number of cattle and calves at 24,000. Livingston County has 2,900 head of beef cows with 1,300 milk cows and 10,700 cattle and calves. McLean County has 3,000 beef cows and 3,900 milk cows with 12,400 cattle and calves.