Forest Livestock Auction
JK_LS144
Jackson, MS    Tue Jul 16, 2019    USDA - MS Dept of Ag Market News

Forest, MS - Tadlock Stockyards (Forest Mississippi)
Feeder and Slaughter Cattle Report for Mon Jul 15, 2019

Receipts     This week    835       Last Week    1,492

Compared to last week slaughter cows trended 2.00 to 3.00 Higher. Slaughter 
bulls trended Steady. Feeder steers trended 2.00 to 4.00 Higher. Feeder heifers 
trended 2.00 to 6.00 Higher. Feeder consisted of 50 percent steers and 50 
percent heifers. Receipts weighing under 600 lbs 63 percent over 600 lbs 0 
percent. Total receipts were made up of 63 percent feeders, 27 percent 
slaughter cows and 10 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%        59.00 -   61.50     0.00-       0.00
 Boners         850-1200       80-85%        56.00 -   62.00    62.00-      66.00
 Lean           850-1200       85-90%        50.00 -   55.00     0.00-       0.00
 Lean           750-850        85-90%        45.00 -   50.00     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 85.50-92.50.
Note: Finshed Heifers ready for slaughter 1500-1900 lbs 79.00-90.00.

    FEEDER STEERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
350-400 lbs 152.00-155.00; 550-600 lbs 125.00-137.00.
Note: Group of 45 Steers avj. 846 lbs @ 128.00.
 
  Medium & Small 1-2  250-300 lbs 155.00-158.50; 
350-400 lbs 135.00-147.00; 400-500 lbs 125.00-135.00.

    FEEDER HEIFERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
400-500 lbs 124.00-136.00; 550-600 lbs 121.00-130.00; 
650-700 lbs Group of 20 avj 659 lbs @ 124.50;
700-750 lbs 110.00-117.00.
Note: Group of 18 Heifers avj. 806 lbs @ 109.00;  

  Medium & Small 1-2  300-400 lbs 128.00-137.00; 
400-500 lbs 117.00-128.00; 500-600 lbs 105.00-115.00.

    COW/CALFS PAIRS:  Small & Medium 1-2 Middle Aged (4-8 yrs) 750-1000 Lbs 
with 150-350 Lbs Calf 750.00-1000.00.

    REPLACEMENT & FEEDER COWS:  Medium & Large 1-2 Middle Aged (4-8 yrs) 
850-1250 Lbs 4-8 months bred 800.00-1075.00.

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

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