Mississippi Daily Auction Summary
JK_LS140
Jackson, MS    Thu April 18, 2019    USDA-MS Dept of Ag Market News

SUMMARY OF 2 MISSISSIPPI CATTLE AUCTIONS HELD IN LUCEDALE (396) and 
COMO (160) ON Wed Apr 17, 2019

Receipts:      706          Last Week:       556        Last Year:   825

   Compared to last Wednesday, slaughter cows sold steady to 2.00 higher
and bulls sold 1.00 to 2.00 higher. Feeder steers and heifers sold
1.00 to 10.00 lower. 
The supply included 9 percent slaughter cows and 15 percent 
pairs/replacements. The feeder supply included 57 percent steers 
and 43 percent heifers, with an estimated 12 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    48.00 -53.50    -----------
Boning      850-1200      80-85    48.00 -53.00    52.00-60.00 
Lean        850-1200      85-90    44.00 -55.00
Lean        750-850       85-90    0.00  -0.00

    SLAUGHTER BULLS:  Yield grade 1-2  1000-1500 lbs 66.00-77.50; 
1500-2000 lbs 79.50-81.00.

    FEEDER STEERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
200-250 lbs 192.00-204.00; 250-300 lbs 170.00-185.00; 
300-400 lbs 168.00-182.00; 400-500 lbs 148.00-160.00; 
500-600 lbs 145.00-163.00; 600-700 lbs 146.00-151.00.

  Medium & Large 3  
200-250 lbs 170.00-187.00; 250-300 lbs 150.00-170.00; 
300-400 lbs 140.00-165.00; 400-500 lbs 140.00-153.00; 
500-550 lbs 120.00-140.00; 550-600 lbs 104.00-120.00.

    FEEDER HEIFERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
200-300 lbs 155.00-158.00; 
300-350 lbs 150.00-166.00; 350-400 lbs 140.00-150.00;  
400-500 lbs 140.00-146.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-140.00; 
600-700 lbs 115.00-128.00; 700-800 lbs 111.00-117.00.

  Medium & Large 3  
200-300 lbs 120.00-150.00; 300-400 lbs 130.00-140.00; 
400-500 lbs 125.00-134.00; 500-600 lbs 115.00-124.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 4-8 years old, 
850-1300 lbs with 100-350 lbs calves 950.00-1400.00.
Small and Medium 1-2 2-8 years old, 650-1040 lbs with 
100-300 lbs calves 850.00-1350.00.

   Replacements: Medium and Large 1-2 4-8 years old, 
5-8 months bred, 850-1350 lbs, 775.00-1275.00.
Small and Medium 1-2 4-8 years old, 5-8 months bred, 
750-1100 lbs, 450.00-800.00.

Source:  USDA-MS Dept of Ag Market News
         Michael Lasseter, 601-359-1159, Jackson, MS
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JK_LS140.txt

         For all livestock market news reports:
         www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews

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