Economic Impact


Poky Feeders plays an integral part in keeping the economy in Southwest Kansas striving.

Poky Feeders currently has more than 80 employees. Payments for our employee’s salaries and benefits total over $4 million  annually. Much of this money is spent in and around Southwestern Kansas. Overall the feedyard industry supports thousands of jobs in Southwest Kansas.

In Kansas animal production currently accounts for 13 percent of all hired workers in the state of Kansas. Poky Feeders accounts for a little more than 30% of all cattle on feed in Scott County.