Mississippi Daily Auction Summary
JK_LS140
Jackson, MS    Tue September 19, 2017    USDA-MS Dept of Ag Market News

SUMMARY OF 7 MISSISSIPPI CATTLE AUCTIONS HELD IN HATTIESBURG (1,507), 
FOREST (1,975), MERIDIAN (529), MACON (482), HOUSTON (541), 
WEST POINT (689), AND GRENADA (135) ON Mon Sep 18, 2017.

Receipts:     5,858           Last Week:     4,935        Year:    4,273

   Compared to last Monday, slaughter cows sold steady and 
bulls sold 4.00 to 6.00 lower. Feeder steers sold steady to 5.00 lower 
and heifers sold steady to 10.00 lower. 
The supply included 9 percent slaughter cows and 9 percent 
pairs/replacements. The feeder supply included 55 percent 
steers and 45 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    55.00 -63.00    -----------
Boning      850-1200      80-85    60.00 -66.00    0.00-0.00
Lean        850-1200      85-90    50.00 -60.00    -----------
Lean        750-850       85-90    40.00 -50.00    -----------

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1000-1500 lbs 72.00-84.00; 1500-2500 lbs 75.00-89.00
 
   Feeder Steers: Medium and Large 1-2 
200-250 lbs 200.00-220.00; 250-300 lbs 180.00-200.00; 
300-400 lbs 175.00-200.00; 400-450 lbs 160.00-175.00;
450-500 lbs 143.00-160.00; 500-600 lbs 130.00-154.00; 
600-700 lbs 120.00-141.00; 700-750 lbs 120.00-133.00;
750-800 lbs 112.00-120.00.
Medium and Large 3 200-300 lbs 160.00-180.00;
300-400 lbs 150.00-160.00; 
400-450 lbs 140.00-150.00 few to 159.00; 
400-500 lbs 120.00-140.00; 
500-600 lbs 120.00-136.00; 600-700 lbs 110.00-125.00.

   Feeder Heifers: Medium and Large 1-2      
200-300 lbs 170.00-185.00; 
300-350 lbs 150.00-170.00; 350-400 lbs 135.00-150.00; 
400-500 lbs 130.00-148.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-133.00;
600-700 lbs 116.00-130.00; 
700-800 lbs 105.00-114.00 few to 129.00. 
Medium and Large 3 200-250 lbs 150.00-175.00;
250-300 lbs 140.00-150.00; 300-400 lbs 130.00-150.00; 
400-500 lbs 110.00-130.00; 500-600 lbs 105.00-120.00;
600-650 lbs 100.00-116.00; 650-700 lbs 88.00-100.00.

   Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 2-8 years old, 
850-1300 lbs with 150-350 lbs calves 1125.00-1500.00.
Small and Medium 1-2 4-8 years old, 750-1100 lbs with 
90-150 lbs calves 700.00-875.00.

   Replacements:  Medium and Large 1-2 2-8 years old, 
3-8 months bred, 850-1350 lbs, 850.00-1250.00 per head. 
Small and Medium 1-2 2-8 years old, 4-8 months bred, 750-1100 lbs, 
700.00-1000.00 per head.

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

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