Mississippi Weekly Livestock Summary
JK_LS145	
Jackson, MS    Fri August 23, 2019    USDA-MS Dept of Ag Market News
 
SUMMARY OF 13 MISSISSIPPI CATTLE AUCTIONS FOR WEEK ENDING ON Fri Aug 23, 2019
 
Cattle Receipts:    4,151        Last Week:     5,614       Last Year:   7,184

Percent of supply:		This Week     Last Week     Year Ago
Feeders under 600 lbs		62 percent    66   percent  66 percent
Feeders over 600 lbs		13 percent    9    percent  12 percent
Slaughter cows			12 percent    13   percent  13 percent
Replacement cows and Pairs	13 percent    12   percent  9  percent

The feeder supply included 58 percent steers/bulls and 42 percent heifers.

Compared to last week, slaughter cows and bulls sold steady. 
Feeder steers sold 2.00 to 8.00 higher and heifers sold 2.00 to 5.00 higher. 

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:
Breakers  70-80 percent lean  850-1200 lbs  54.00 -59.00
Boning    80-85 percent lean  850-1200 lbs  55.00 -60.00
Boning    80-85 percent lean  850-1200 lbs  60.00 -64.00 high yielding
Lean      85-90 percent lean  850-1200 lbs  45.00 -54.00 

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1000-1500 lbs 70.00-85.00; 1500-2000 lbs 80.00-90.00.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1-2 
200-300 lbs 170.00-185.00; 300-400 lbs 145.00-159.00; 
400-500 lbs 130.00-145.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-134.00; 
600-700 lbs 115.00-130.00; 
700-750 lbs 110.00-124.00; 750-800 lbs 100.00-110.00.

  Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1-2 
200-300 lbs 130.00-148.00; 300-400 lbs 125.00-136.00; 
400-500 lbs 115.00-130.00; 500-600 lbs 110.00-123.00; 
600-700 lbs 110.00-118.00; 
700-750 lbs 100.00-115.00; 750-800 lbs 88.00-100.00.

  Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 2-8 years 850-1300 lbs 
with 100-350 lbs calves 925.00-1350.00. 
Small and Medium 1-2 2-8 years 750-1050 lbs with 200-350 lbs 
calves 875.00-1300.00. 

   Replacement Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-8 years 
2-8 mos. bred 850-1350 lbs cows 750.00-1300.00. 
Small and Medium 1-2 2-8 years 2-8 mos. bred 750-1100 lbs 
cows 500.00-850.00. 

Source:  Mississippi Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Jackson, MS 
         www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JK_LS145