Forest Livestock Auction
JK_LS144
Jackson, MS    Tue Feb 12, 2019    USDA - MS Dept of Ag Market News

Forest, MS - Tadlock Stockyards (Forest Mississippi)
Feeder and Slaughter Cattle Report for Mon Feb 11, 2019

Receipts     This week    786       Last Week    817

Compared to last week slaughter cows trended 3.00 to 6.00 Higher. Slaughter 
bulls trended 4.00 to 6.00 Higher. Feeder steers trended 5.00 Higher. Feeder 
heifers trended 2.00 to 10.00 Higher. Feeder consisted of 45 percent steers 
and 55 percent heifers. Receipts weighing under 600 lbs 73 percent over 
600 lbs 6 percent. Total receipts were made up of 79 percent feeders, 
13 percent slaughter cows and 8 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%        52.00 -   58.00     0.00-       0.00
 Boners         850-1200       80-85%        55.00 -   61.00     0.00-       0.00
 Lean           850-1200       85-90%        48.00 -   53.50     0.00-       0.00
 Lean           750-850        85-90%        40.00 -   46.00     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 70.00-80.00; 
1500-2000 lbs 80.00-90.00.

    FEEDER STEERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
400-450 lbs 162.50-172.50; 450-500 lbs 152.50-162.50;
500-600 lbs 145.00-155.00.

  Medium & Small 1-2  
300-350 lbs 170.00-180.00; 350-400 lbs 152.00-157.50;

    FEEDER HEIFERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
400-500 lbs 137.00-146.00 Group of 5 @ 147.00; 
500-600 lbs 125.00-135.00 Group of 9 @ 134.50; Group of 4 @ 137.00; 
600-650 lbs 131.00-135.00.
800-900 lbs 112.00-119.00 Group of 5 @ 122.00  
900-1000 lbs Group of 3 @ 119.00.

  Medium & Small 1-2  400-500 lbs 132.00-136.00; 
500-600 lbs 118.00-125.00.

  Medium & Large 3  400-500 lbs 130.00-140.00.

    REPLACEMENT & FEEDER COWS:  Medium & Large 1-2 Middle Aged (4-8 yrs) 
900-1200 Lbs 4-8 months bred 800.00-1100.00;
  Small & Medium 1-2 Middle Aged (4-8 yrs) 700-1000 Lbs 4-8 months bred 
600.00-800.00.

 Source: Mississippi Department of Agriculture & Commerce - USDA Market News Service
         Jackson, MS   Michael Lasseter, Market Reporter, (601) 359-1159

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