Mississippi Daily Auction Summary
JK_LS140
Jackson, MS  Wed  February 14, 2018    USDA-MS Dept of Ag Market News

SUMMARY OF 4 MISSISSIPPI CATTLE AUCTIONS HELD IN TYLERTOWN (351), 
WINONA (123), PHILADELPHIA (144), and BROOKHAVEN (81) ON 
Tues Feb 13, 2018

Receipts:      699         Last Week:      1,228        Last Year:    1,242

   Compared to last Tuesday, slaughter cows sold 1.00 to 2.00 higher 
and bulls sold steady. Feeder steers and heifers sold steady. 
The supply included 17 percent slaughter cows and 12 percent 
pairs/replacements. The feeder supply included 54 percent steers and 46 percent 
heifers, with an estimated 17 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    50.00-56.00     -----------
Boning      850-1200      80-85    54.00-60.00     61.00-66.00 
Lean        850-1200      85-90    45.00-50.00
Lean        750-850       85-90    0.00 -0.00
 
   SLAUGHTER BULLS:  Yield grade 1-2  1000-1500 lbs 71.00-81.00; 
1500-2000 lbs 75.00-87.00.

   FEEDER STEERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
200-300 lbs 192.00-203.00; 300-400 lbs 183.00-190.00; 
400-450 lbs 169.00-177.00; 450-500 lbs 158.00-166.00;
500-600 lbs 152.00-160.00; 600-650 lbs 143.00-155.00; 
650-700 lbs 138.00-143.00.

 Medium & Large 3   
200-300 lbs 180.00-188.00; 300-350 lbs 173.00-181.00; 
350-400 lbs 155.00-172.00; 400-500 lbs 153.00-166.00.

   FEEDER HEIFERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
300-400 lbs 147.00-155.00; 400-500 lbs 137.00-148.00; 
500-600 lbs 134.00-143.00; 600-700 lbs 124.00-134.00.

 Medium & Large 3     
300-400 lbs 136.00-146.00; 400-500 lbs 130.00-136.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 4-8 years old, 
1000-1300 lbs with 180-220 lbs calves 1150.00-1500.00.
Small and Medium 1-2 4-8 years old, 
500-625 lbs with 50-100 lbs calves 500.00-825.00.

   Replacements: Medium and Large 1-2 4-8 years old, 
5-7 months bred, 975-1240 lbs, 750.00-1160.00 per head.
Small and Medium 1-2 2-8 years old, 
3-8 months bred, 750-1100 lbs, 550.00-1075.00 per head.

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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