Forest Livestock Auction
JK_LS144
Jackson, MS    Tue Aug 13, 2019    USDA - MS Dept of Ag Market News

Forest, MS - Tadlock Stockyards (Forest Mississippi)
Feeder and Slaughter Cattle Report for Mon Aug 12, 2019

Receipts     This week    1,251     Last Week    1,020

Compared to last week slaughter cows trended 3.00 to 4.00 Lower. Slaughter 
bulls trended 2.00 to 3.00 Lower. Feeder steers trended 7.00 to 10.00 Lower. 
Feeder heifers trended 7.00 to 10.00 Lower. Feeder consisted of 50 percent 
steers and 50 percent heifers. Receipts weighing under 600 lbs 68 percent
over 600 lbs 6 percent. Total receipts were made up of 74 percent feeders, 
17 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%        53.00 -   58.00     0.00-       0.00
 Boners         850-1200       80-85%        56.00 -   61.00    61.00-      66.00
 Lean           850-1200       85-90%        47.00 -   52.00     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 74.00-83.00; 
1500-2000 lbs 84.00-92.00.

    FEEDER STEERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
300-400 lbs 146.00-162.00; 400-500 lbs 130.00-140.00;
500-600 lbs 122.00-132.00; 600-700 lbs 114.00-122.00.

  Medium & Large 3  300-400 lbs 132.00-142.00; 
400-500 lbs 118.00-130.00; 500-600 lbs 112.00-122.00.

    FEEDER HEIFERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
400-500 lbs 117.00-125.00; 500-600 lbs 111.00-120.00; 
600-700 lbs 105.00-113.00.

  Medium & Large 3  300-400 lbs 115.00-125.00; 
400-500 lbs 108.00-118.00; 500-600 lbs 100.00-110.00.

    COW/CALFS PAIRS:  Small & Medium 1-2 Young (2-4 yrs) 725-850 Lbs 
with 150-350 Lbs Calf 875.00-1225.00.
    REPLACEMENT & FEEDER COWS:  Small & Medium 1-2 Young (2-4 yrs) 
885-1050 Lbs 2-4 months bred 725.00-1000.00;
  Small & Medium 1-2 Middle Aged (4-8 yrs) 900-1150 Lbs 4-6 months 
bred 800.00-1025.00;
  Small & Medium 1-2 Aged (over 8 yrs) 820-1020 Lbs 4-6 months bred 
450.00-600.00.

 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_LS144
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