USDA Catfish and Trout Reports
21 March 2013
February 2013 Catfish Feed Deliveries Down 56 Percent from Last Year
Total catfish feed delivered in the United States during February 2013 was 3,379 tons, down 56 percent from February 2012, but up 15 percent from the previous month. Foodsize catfish feed delivered totaled 3,221 tons, down 56 percent from the corresponding month a year ago. Feed delivered for fingerlings and broodfish totaled 158 tons, down 50 percent from the corresponding month a year ago.
February feed delivered to Alabama catfish growers for foodsize fish totaled 1,190 tons, down 62 percent from last year. Alabama accounted for 37 percent of the total foodsize catfish feed delivered to United States farmers.
The other major States with catfish feed deliveries for foodsize fish in February and their comparison to the previous year were Arkansas with 172 tons, down 65 percent; Louisiana with 5 tons, down 83 percent; and Mississippi with 567 tons, down 75 percent.
Foodsize Catfish Feed Delivered – United States
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