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USDA-JK: Mississippi Weekly Livestock Summary

Jackson, MS - Fri December 1, 2017 - USDA-MS Dept of Ag Market News

		Trends compared to two weeks ago.
 
SUMMARY OF 14 MISSISSIPPI CATTLE AUCTIONS FOR WEEK ENDING ON Fri Dec 1, 2017
 
Cattle Receipts:    8,814        Last Week:      0       Last Year:    8,373

Percent of supply:		This Week     Last Week     Year Ago
Feeders under 600 lbs		71 percent    0   percent     74  percent
Feeders over 600 lbs		10 percent    0   percent     9   percent
Slaughter cows			9  percent    0   percent     8   percent
Replacement cows and Pairs	10 percent    0   percent     9   percent

The feeder supply included 57 percent steers/bulls and 43 percent heifers.

Compared to last week, slaughter cows sold 1.00 to 2.00 higher and bulls 
sold 1.00 to 5.00 higher. Feeder steers and heifers sold steady.

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  40.00 -53.00
Boning    80-85 percent lean  850-1200 lbs  50.00 -55.00
Boning    80-85 percent lean  850-1200 lbs  53.00 -58.00 high yielding
Lean      85-90 percent lean  850-1200 lbs  40.00 -50.00 

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1000-1500 lbs 65.00-79.00; 1500-2000 lbs 74.00-84.00.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1-2 
200-300 lbs 170.00-185.00 few to 200; 
300-350 lbs 180.00-190.00; 350-400 lbs 165.00-180.00; 
400-450 lbs 170.00-180.00; 450-500 lbs 150.00-170.00; 
500-600 lbs 137.00-159.00 few to 169.00; 
600-700 lbs 130.00-145.00 few to 153.00; 
700-800 lbs 124.00-136.00.

  Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1-2 
200-300 lbs 150.00-175.00;  
300-350 lbs 150.00-164.00; 350-400 lbs 140.00-150.00; 
400-450 lbs 140.00-155.00; 450-500 lbs 130.00-140.00; 
500-550 lbs 130.00-140.00; 550-500 lbs 122.00-130.00; 
600-650 lbs 115.00-127.00 few to 133.00; 
650-700 lbs 104.00-115.00; 
700-750 lbs 115.00-124.00 few to 127.00. 
750-800 lbs 104.00-115.00.

  Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 2-8 years 850-1300 lbs 
with 100-350 lbs calves 1000.00-1500.00. 
Small and Medium 1-2 4-8 years 750-1100 lbs with 100-350 lbs 
calves 750.00-1100.00. 

   Replacement Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-8 years 
2-8 mos. bred 850-1350 lbs cows 800.00-1150.00. 
Small and Medium 1-2 2-8 years 4-8 mos. bred 750-1100 lbs cows 
550.00-1000.00. 

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

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