Industry Sector

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing

Total Companies


Est. Employment



Establishments primarily engaged in the fattening of beef cattle in a confined area for a period of at least 30 days, on their own account or on a contract or fee basis.


SIC Code 0211 - Beef Cattle Feedlots is a final level code of the “Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing” Division. There are 1,393 companies classified in this industry in the USA with an estimated employment of N/A people.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within SIC Code 0211 - Beef Cattle Feedlots are:

  • Cattle feeding farms
  • Cattle feedlot operations
  • Feedlots, cattle
  • Stock yards, exclusively for fattening cattle


For some business types, there may be a similar industry to SIC Code 0211 - Beef Cattle Feedlots that is a better classification match.

Feedlot operations that are an integral part of the breeding, raising, or grazing of beef cattle are classified in Industry 0212. Establishments which feed beef cattle for periods of less than 30 days, generally in connection with their transport, are classified in Transportation, Industry 4789

Extended SIC Code Categories for SIC 0211

For business marketing and targeting, SIC Codes have been extended to provide more specific classifications within SIC Code 0211 – Beef Cattle Feedlots. Extended SIC Codes are being continuously updated to reflect the current business environment.

6-digit SIC

  • 021101 Livestock Feeding

7-digit SIC

  • 0211001 Livestock Feeding

8-digit SIC

  • 02110000 Beef Cattle Feedlots