Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on July 23:

IN VIRGINIA, state graded feeder cattle mostly steady to 7.00 lower. Feeder cattle at regular auction sales steady to 3.00 lower. Slaughter cows steady to 7.00 lower. Wheat .20 higher. Corn uneven, mostly ranging .10 lower to .05 higher, new crop .05 higher. Soybeans mostly .18 lower, new crop .18 lower.

State Graded Feeder Steers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 136.00-159.50, average 153.43

500-600 lbs 134.00-159.00, average 150.28

600-700 lbs 115.00-150.50, average 144.50

700-800 lbs 125.00-143.00, average 139.04

State Graded Feeder Heifers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 123.00-142.00, average 132.14

500-600 lbs 93.00-151.00, average 130.60

600-700 lbs 94.00-138.00, average 123.65

700-800 lbs 104.00-129.00, average 116.63

Slaughter Cows

Boning, 800-1200 lbs, 48.00-68.00, average 58.13

Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs, 57.00-71.00, average 64.51

Wheat

Eastern Shore 6.47; Middle Peninsula 6.62; Norfolk 6.87; Roanoke 7.67

Corn

Eastern Shore 6.06, new crop 5.61; Harrisonburg 6.40-7.05, new crop 6.31-6.41; Middle Peninsula 5.56; Norfolk new crop 5.51-5.81; Richmond-Petersburg 6.11, new crop 5.96; Wakefield 5.91, new crop 5.76-6.21

Soybeans

Eastern Shore 13.77, new crop 13.02-13.17; Harrisonburg 14.52, new crop 13.02; Middle Peninsula 14.37, new crop 13.32; Norfolk 14.37, new crop 13.42-13.72; Richmond-Petersburg new crop 13.47-13.52; Wakefield 14.32, new crop 13.52-13.67

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.

Source: www.vdacs.virginia.gov/marketnews