Enter the total number of cattle and the total area (acres) into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Cattle Feed Per Acre. 

Cattle Feed Per Acre Formula

CFPA = C / A


  • CFPA is the Cattle Feed Per Acre (cattle/acre)
  • C is the total number of cattle
  • A is the total area (acres)

To calculate Cattle Feed Per Acre, divide the number of cattle by the total area.

How to Calculate Cattle Feed Per Acre?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Cattle Feed Per Acre.

  1. First, determine the total number of cattle. 
  2. Next, determine the total area (acres). 
  3. Next, gather the formula from above = CFPA = C / A.
  4. Finally, calculate the Cattle Feed Per Acre.
  5. After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

Example Problem : 

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

total number of cattle = 1238

total area (acres) = 1234