Commodity prices announced

Published 10:49 am Thursday, September 1, 2022

Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on August 26:

State graded feeder cattle mostly 2.00 to 7.00 higher. Feeder cattle at regular auction sales uneven, ranging 3.00 lower to 8.00 higher. Slaughter cows steady to 7.00 lower. Wheat mostly .38 higher. Corn mostly .34 higher, new crop mostly .34 higher. Soybeans mostly .26 higher, new crop mostly .26 higher.

State Graded Feeder Steers, Medium and Large

400-500 lbs 150.00-206.00, average 186.77

500-600 lbs 150.00-196.50, average 183.08

600-700 lbs 110.00-215.50, average 184.20

700-800 lbs 119.00-169.25, average 163.75

State Graded Feeder Heifers, Medium and Large

400-500 lbs 140.00-176.00, average 164.43

500-600 lbs 124.00-168.00, average 158.66

600-700 lbs 135.00-166.00, average 156.41

700-800 lbs 129.00-145.25, average 139.65

Wheat

Eastern Shore 6.65, new crop 7.14; Middle Peninsula 7.15, new crop 7.89; Norfolk 6.95, new crop 7.69; Roanoke 7.95, new crop 8.04; Wakefield 6.34-7.05

Corn

Eastern Shore new crop 6.45; Harrisonburg 7.15-7.25, new crop 7.15-7.25; Middle Peninsula 6.30, new crop 6.20; Norfolk 7.25, new crop 6.50-6.80; Richmond-Petersburg 6.75, new crop 6.65; Wakefield 6.80-6.85, new crop 6.80-6.85

Soybeans

Eastern Shore new crop 13.81-13.91; Harrisonburg 14.46; Middle Peninsula 15.11, new crop 13.86; Norfolk 14.81, new crop 14.31-14.41; Richmond-Petersburg 14.16-15.56, new crop 14.16-14.36; Wakefield 14.11-14.81, new crop 14.11-14.21

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.