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Published 3:00 pm Saturday, April 2, 2022

Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on March 25:

In Virginia, state graded feeder cattle mostly steady to 9.00 lower with lightweight cattle trending 4.00 to 6.00 higher. Feeder cattle at regular auction sales mostly 7.00 to 9.00 higher. Slaughter cows 3.00 to 7.00 higher. Wheat new crop 0.18 to 0.37 higher. Corn mostly 0.07 to 0.10 higher, new crop mostly 0.23 higher. Soybeans mostly 0.32 to 0.40 higher, new crop 0.24 higher.

State Graded Feeder Steers,

Medium and Large

400-500 lbs 151.00-193.00, average 179.32

500-600 lbs 139.50-189.00, average 169.65

600-700 lbs 130.00-177.50, average 159.54

700-800 lbs 134.00-158.50, average 153.07

State Graded Feeder Heifers,

Medium and Large

400-500 lbs 120.00-157.00, average 148.75

500-600 lbs 118.00-150.00, average 141.66

600-700 lbs 123.00-144.00, average 133.63

700-800 lbs 102.00-131.50, average 123.71

Slaughter Cows

Boning, 800-1200 lbs, 60.00-93.00, average 83.27

Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs, 71.00-99.00, average 84.93

Wheat

Eastern Shore new crop 9.18; Middle Peninsula new crop 10.19; Norfolk new crop 9.81; Roanoke 10.49, new crop 10.49

Corn

Eastern Shore 7.29, new crop 6.63; Harrisonburg 7.79-7.89, new crop 7.33- 7.43; Middle Peninsula new crop 6.48; Norfolk 7.59, new crop 6.68-6.78; Wakefield 7.09-8.03, new crop 6.98

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.