Brookhaven Livestock Auction
JK_LS147
Jackson, MS    Wed Feb 14, 2018    USDA - MS Dept of Ag Market News

Brookhaven, MS - Brookhaven Stockyard
Feeder and Slaughter Cattle Report for Tue Feb 13, 2018

Receipts     This week    81        Last Week    113

Compared to last week slaughter cows trended 2.00 to 3.00 Higher. Slaughter 
bulls trended Steady. Feeder steers trended Steady. Feeder heifers trended 
Steady. Feeder consisted of 58 percent steers and 42 percent heifers. Receipts 
weighing under 600 lbs 55 percent over 600 lbs 14 percent. Total receipts 
were made up of 69 percent feeders, 15 percent slaughter cows
and 16 percent Pairs/Replacements. 

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     Average Dress        High Dress

 Breakers       850-1200       70-80%         0.00 -    0.00     0.00-       0.00
 Boners         850-1200       80-85%        56.00 -   62.00     0.00-       0.00
 Lean           850-1200       85-90%         0.00 -    0.00     0.00-       0.00
 Lean           750-850        85-90%         0.00 -    0.00     0.00-       0.00
 Lean           under750       85-90%         0.00 -    0.00     0.00-       0.00

    SLAUGHTER BULLS:  Yield grade 1-2  1000-1500 lbs 0.00-0.00; 
1500-2000 lbs 76.00-80.00.

    FEEDER STEERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
600-700 lbs 138.00-143.00.

  Medium & Small 1-2  300-400 lbs 160.00-167.00;
500-600 lbs 137.00-145.00.

    FEEDER HEIFERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
400-500 lbs 142.00-147.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-137.00.

    COW/CALFS PAIRS:  Medium & Large 1-2 Middle Aged (4-8 yrs) 
1000-1300 Lbs with 180-220 Lbs Calf 1150.00-1500.00.

 Source: Mississippi Department of Agriculture & Commerce - USDA Market News Service
         Jackson, MS   Michael Lasseter, Market Reporter, (601) 359-1159
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/jk_LS147
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