Macon, MS Livestock Auction
JK_LS158
Jackson, MS    Tue Aug 13, 2019    USDA - MS Dept of Ag Market News

Macon, MS - Macon Stockyard
Feeder and Slaughter Cattle Report for Mon Aug 12, 2019

Receipts     This week    280       Last Week    338

Compared to last week slaughter cows trended Steady. Slaughter bulls trended 
Steady. Feeder steers trended 8.00 to 15.00 Lower. Feeder heifers trended 
10.00 to 15.00 Lower. Feeder consisted of 53 percent steers and 47 percent 
heifers. Receipts weighing under 600 lbs 53 percent over 600 lbs 9 percent. 
Total receipts were made up of 62 percent feeders, 35 percent slaughter cows 
and 3 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%        55.00 -   59.00    60.00-      64.00
 Lean           850-1200       85-90%        45.00 -   49.00     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 84.00-86.00.

    FEEDER STEERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
300-400 lbs 137.00-143.00; 500-600 lbs 118.00-123.00; 
600-700 lbs 120.00-125.50.

  Medium & Small 1-2 400-500 lbs 110.00-118.00 bulls.

  Medium & Large 3  400-500 lbs 120.00-129.00 bulls;
500-600 lbs 106.00-117.00 bulls; 600-700 lbs 108.00-115.00 bulls.

    FEEDER HEIFERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
400-500 lbs 112.00-117.00; 600-700 lbs 101.00-107.00.

  Medium & Large 3  300-400 lbs 118.00-123.00; 
400-500 lbs 105.00-110.00.

    REPLACEMENT & FEEDER COWS:  Small & Medium 1-2 Young (2-4 yrs) 
875-950 Lbs 5-6 months bred 875.00-920.00.

 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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