Philadelphia, MS Livestock Auction
JK_LS146
Jackson, MS    Wed Feb 14, 2018    USDA - MS Dept of Ag Market News

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

Receipts     This week    144       Last Week    360

Compared to last week slaughter cows trended Steady. Slaughter bulls trended 
Steady to 4.00 lower. Feeder steers trended 4.00 to 8.00 Higher. Feeder heifers 
trended Steady. Feeder consisted of 52 percent steers and 48 percent heifers. 
Receipts weighing under 600 lbs 77 percent over 600 lbs 3 percent. Total 
receipts were made up of 80 percent feeders, 13 percent slaughter cows
and 7 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%         0.00 -    0.00    56.00-      61.50
 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 74.00-81.00.

    FEEDER STEERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
200-250 lbs 193.00-203.00; 300-400 lbs 183.00-190.00; 
400-500 lbs 169.00-177.00; 500-600 lbs 148.00-155.00.

  Medium & Large 3  200-250 lbs 180.00-188.00; 
300-400 lbs 173.00-181.00; 400-500 lbs 160.00-166.00.

    FEEDER HEIFERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
300-400 lbs 147.00-155.00; 400-500 lbs 137.00-145.00.

  Medium & Large 3  300-400 lbs 138.00-143.00; 
400-500 lbs 130.00-136.00.

 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_LS146
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