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USDA-JK: Mississippi Weekly Livestock Summary

Jackson, MS - Fri February 9, 2018 - USDA-MS Dept of Ag Market News

 
SUMMARY OF 14 MISSISSIPPI CATTLE AUCTIONS FOR WEEK ENDING ON Fri Feb 9, 2018
 
Cattle Receipts:    4,912        Last Week:     5,592       Last Year:    4,625

Percent of supply:		This Week     Last Week     Year Ago
Feeders under 600 lbs		67 percent    66  percent     68  percent
Feeders over 600 lbs		12 percent    14  percent     9   percent
Slaughter cows			10 percent    9   percent     12  percent
Replacement cows and Pairs	11 percent    11  percent     11  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 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  50.00 -54.00
Boning    80-85 percent lean  850-1200 lbs  50.00 -60.00
Boning    80-85 percent lean  850-1200 lbs  60.00 -66.00 high yielding
Lean      85-90 percent lean  850-1200 lbs  45.00 -50.00 

   Slaughter Bulls:  Yield Grade 1-2  
1000-1500 lbs 65.00-80.00; 1500-2000 lbs 76.00-87.00.

   Feeder Steers:  Medium and Large 1-2 
200-300 lbs 180.00-200.00 few to 220.00; 
300-350 lbs 190.00-200.00; 350-400 lbs 175.00-190.00; 
400-500 lbs 160.00-170.00 few to 185.00;  
500-600 lbs 145.00-160.00; 
600-700 lbs 140.00-150.00 few to 159.00;  
700-800 lbs 122.00-140.00.

  Feeder Heifers:  Medium and Large 1-2 
200-250 lbs 170.00-190.00; 250-300 lbs 160.00-170.00;
300-400 lbs 150.00-165.00; 400-450 lbs 145.00-154.00; 
450-500 lbs 135.00-145.00; 500-550 lbs 135.00-146.00; 
550-600 lbs 128.00-135.00; 600-700 lbs 120.00-135.00.

  Cow/Calf Pairs: Medium and Large 1-2 4-8 years 850-1300 lbs 
with 100-300 lbs calves 1000.00-1475.00. 
Small and Medium 1-2 4-8 years 750-1100 lbs with 100-300 lbs 
calves 800.00-1350.00. 

   Replacement Cows: Medium and Large 1-2 2-8 years 
2-8 mos. bred 850-1350 lbs cows 1000.00-1500.00. 
Small and Medium 1-2 2-8 years 2-8 mos. bred 750-1100 lbs cows 
700.00-1100.00. 

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

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