Lucedale, MS Livestock Auction
JK_LS151
Jackson, MS    Thu Dec 6, 2018    USDA - MS Dept of Ag Market News

Lucedale, MS - Lucedale Stockyard
Feeder and Slaughter Cattle Report for Wed Dec 05, 2018

Receipts     This week    662       Last Week    866

Compared to last week slaughter cows trended 1.00 to 3.00 Lower. Slaughter 
bulls trended 1.00 to 4.00 Lower. Feeder steers trended 1.00 to 15.00 Lower. 
Feeder heifers trended 3.00 to 19.00 Lower. Feeder consisted of 55 percent 
steers and 45 percent heifers. Receipts weighing under 600 lbs 69 percent
over 600 lbs 10 percent. Total receipts were made up of 79 percent feeders, 
6 percent slaughter cows and 15 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%        41.00 -   42.50     0.00-       0.00
 Boners         850-1200       80-85%        38.00 -   42.50     0.00-       0.00
 Lean           850-1200       85-90%        24.00 -   36.00     0.00-       0.00
 Lean           750-850        85-90%        17.00 -   27.00     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 62.50-66.50; 
1500-2000 lbs 65.00-68.00.

    FEEDER STEERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
200-250 lbs 180.00-200.00; 250-300 lbs 150.00-167.50; 
300-400 lbs 150.00-165.00; 
400-450 lbs 140.00-160.00; 450-500 lbs 132.50-147.50;
500-550 lbs 127.00-140.00 group @ 131.00; 
550-600 lbs 120.00-128.00 group @ 126.00; 
600-650 lbs 117.00-127.00 group @ 125.00; 127.00; 
650-700 lbs 118.00-120.00.

  Medium & Large 3  
200-250 lbs 138.00-170.00; 250-300 lbs 130.00-157.50; 
300-400 lbs 120.00-154.00; 
400-450 lbs 127.50-140.00; 450-500 lbs 118.00-132.50.

    FEEDER HEIFERS:  Medium & Large 1-2  
200-250 lbs 165.00-180.00; 300-350 lbs 128.00-130.00; 
350-400 lbs 127.50-130.00 group @ 127.00; 
400-450 lbs 120.00-134.00; 450-500 lbs 119.00-128.00; 
500-550 lbs 112.50-120.00 group @ 118.00; 119.00; 120.00; 
550-600 lbs 113.00-117.00 group @ 114.50; 117.00; 
600-700 lbs 105.00-112.00; 700-800 lbs 103.00-111.00.

  Medium & Large 3  
200-250 lbs 115.00-145.00; 250-300 lbs 110.00-130.00; 
300-350 lbs 126.00-127.50; 350-400 lbs 116.00-127.50; 
400-500 lbs 110.00-117.00.

    COW/CALFS PAIRS:  Medium & Large 1-2 4-8 850-1300 Lbs with 
200-350 Lbs Calf 1075.00-1225.00;
  Small & Medium 1-2 4-8 750-1100 Lbs with 90-150 Lbs Calf 550.00-950.00.

    REPLACEMENT & FEEDER COWS:  Medium & Large 1-2 4-8 850-1350 Lbs 
5-8 months bred 785.00-1200.00;
  Small & Medium 1-2 4-8 750-1100 Lbs 5-8 months bred 475.00-835.00.

 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_LS151
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