Mississippi Daily Auction Summary
JK_LS140
Jackson, MS    Tue September 25, 2018    USDA-MS Dept of Ag Market News

SUMMARY OF 7 MISSISSIPPI CATTLE AUCTIONS HELD IN HATTIESBURG (907), 
FOREST (1,087), MERIDIAN (731), MACON (421), HOUSTON (221), 
WEST POINT (765), AND GRENADA (185) ON Mon Sep 24, 2018.

Receipts:     4,317          Last Week:     4,788        Year:    5,057

Compared to last Monday, slaughter cows sold 1.00 to 3.00 lower 
and bulls sold steady. Feeder steers sold steady to 5.00 higher 
and heifers sold steady. 
The supply included 9 percent slaughter cows and 8 percent 
pairs/replacements. The feeder supply included 61 percent 
steers and 39 percent heifers, with an estimated 14 percent of the 
feeder supply weighing over 600 lbs.

Please Note:
The below USDA LPGMN price report is reflective of the majority of classes 
and grades of livestock offered for sale. There may be instances where some 
sales do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be 
included in the report. Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless 
otherwise noted.

   Slaughter Cows:
          Weight (lbs)  Pct Lean   Avg Dressing    Hi Dressing
Breakers    850-1200      70-80    46.00 -51.00    -----------
Boning      850-1200      80-85    50.00 -55.00    55.00-57.50
Lean        850-1200      85-90    40.00 -50.00    -----------
Lean        750-850       85-90    30.00 -40.00    -----------

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1000-1500 lbs 65.00-77.00; 1500-2500 lbs 75.00-85.00
 
   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 
200-250 lbs 200.00-225.00; 250-300 lbs 185.00-200.00;
300-400 lbs 165.00-185.00; 400-500 lbs 150.00-167.00; 
500-600 lbs 130.00-152.00; 600-700 lbs 125.00-139.00; 
700-800 lbs 130.00-139.00.

Medium and Large 3 
200-300 lbs 150.00-185.00; 300-400 lbs 135.00-165.00; 
400-500 lbs 130.00-149.00; 500-600 lbs 115.00-130.00; 
600-700 lbs 110.00-120.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2      
200-250 lbs 175.00-185.00; 250-300 lbs 150.00-175.00; 
300-400 lbs 135.00-150.00; 400-500 lbs 130.00-148.00; 
500-600 lbs 125.00-138.00; 600-700 lbs 115.00-125.00; 
700-800 lbs 110.00-120.00 few to 135.00.
 
Medium and Large 3 
200-300 lbs 120.00-140.00; 300-400 lbs 110.00-128.00; 
400-500 lbs 113.00-120.00; 500-600 lbs 100.00-115.00. 

   Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 2-8 years old, 
850-1300 lbs with 100-350 lbs calves 1075.00-1325.00.
Small and Medium 1-2 4-8 years old, 
750-1100 lbs with 200-350 lbs calves 900.00-1100.00.

   Replacements:  Medium and Large 1-2 4-8 years old, 
2-8 months bred, 850-1350 lbs, 750.00-1200.00 per head. 
Small and Medium 1-2 4-8 years old, 4-8 months bred, 
700-1100 lbs, 525.00-800.00 per head.

Source:  USDA-MS Dept of Ag Market News
         Michael Lasseter, 601-359-1159, Jackson, MS

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