Macon, MS Livestock Auction
USDA - Tue Feb 12, 6:42AM CST
JK_LS158
Jackson, MS    Tue Feb 12, 2019    USDA - MS Dept of Ag Market News

Macon, MS - Macon Stockyard
Feeder and Slaughter Cattle Report for Mon Feb 11, 2019

Receipts     This week    239       Last Week    277

Compared to last week slaughter cows trended Steady. Slaughter bulls trended 
Steady. Feeder steers trended Steady. Feeder heifers trended Steady. Feeder
consisted of 52 percent steers and 48 percent heifers. Receipts weighing under 
600 lbs 74 percent over 600 lbs 5 percent. Total receipts were made up of 79 
percent feeders, 12 percent slaughter cows and 9 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%        48.00 -   52.00    53.00-      58.00
 Lean           850-1200       85-90%        38.00 -   43.00     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 78.00-82.00.

    FEEDER STEERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
200-250 lbs 180.00-187.00; 
300-350 lbs 180.00-187.00; 350-400 lbs 170.00-177.00; 
400-500 lbs 160.00-169.00 few to 172.00;
500-600 lbs 154.00-162.00; 600-700 lbs 133.00-137.00.

  Medium & Small 1-2  300-400 lbs 150.00-159.00;

  Medium & Large 3  300-400 lbs 160.00-168.00; 
400-500 lbs 150.00-158.00; 500-600 lbs 140.00-148.00.

    FEEDER HEIFERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
300-400 lbs 150.00-160.00; 400-500 lbs 140.00-147.00; 
500-600 lbs 128.00-133.00.

  Medium & Large 3  300-400 lbs 140.00-147.00; 
400-500 lbs 133.00-139.00; 500-600 lbs 120.00-126.00.

 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_LS158

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