Macon, MS Livestock Auction
JK_LS158
Jackson, MS    Tue Jul 16, 2019    USDA - MS Dept of Ag Market News

Macon, MS - Macon Stockyard
Feeder and Slaughter Cattle Report for Mon Jul 15, 2019

Receipts     This week    196       Last Week    300

Compared to last week slaughter cows trended Steady. Slaughter bulls trended 
Steady. Feeder steers trended Steady to 3.00 lower. Feeder heifers trended 
3.00 to 4.00 Lower. Feeder consisted of 50 percent steers and 50 percent 
heifers. Receipts weighing under 600 lbs 78 percent over 600 lbs 11 percent. 
Total receipts were made up of 89 percent feeders, 8 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%         0.00 -    0.00    57.00-      63.00
 Lean           850-1200       85-90%        43.00 -   47.00     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 0.00-0.00.

    FEEDER STEERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
300-400 lbs 140.00-149.00; 400-500 lbs 133.00-140.00;
500-600 lbs 130.00-137.00.

  Medium & Large 3  300-400 lbs 133.00-139.00; 
400-500 lbs 122.00-130.00; 500-600 lbs 115.00-126.00 bulls.

    FEEDER HEIFERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
300-400 lbs 121.00-129.00; 400-500 lbs 122.00-129.00; 
500-600 lbs 118.00-126.00; 600-700 lbs 112.00-116.00.

  Medium & Large 3  400-500 lbs 110.00-118.00; 
500-600 lbs 110.00-117.00.

 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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