Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on June 17:

IN VIRGINIA, state graded feeder cattle mostly 2.00 to 12.00 lower. Feeder cattle at regular auction sales uneven, with steers trending 1.00 to 6.00 lower and heifers 1.00 to 2.00 higher. Slaughter cows uneven, ranging 7.00 lower to 2.00 higher. Wheat .40 to .50 lower. Corn .58 to .94 lower, new crop .84 lower. Soybeans 1.43-2.65 lower, new crop 2.07 lower.

State Graded Feeder Steers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 143.00-163.00, average 157.68

500-600 lbs 118.00-157.00, average 151.49

600-700 lbs 124.00-157.50, average 143.49

700-800 lbs 124.00-139.75, average 134.08

State Graded Feeder Heifers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 121.00-134.00, average 129.06

500-600 lbs 111.00-132.00, average 125.53

600-700 lbs 105.00-125.00, average 120.44

700-800 lbs 98.00-125.00, average 109.93

Slaughter Cows

Boning, 800-1200 lbs, 48.00-76.00, average 67.17

Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs, 63.00-81.00, average 74.01

Wheat

Eastern Shore 5.74-5.94; Middle Peninsula 6.34; Norfolk 6.39; Roanoke 6.64; Wakefield 6.34

Corn

Eastern Shore 6.58-6.78, new crop 5.33; Harrisonburg 7.00-7.13, new crop 5.93-6.03; Middle Peninsula new crop 5.28; Norfolk new crop 5.23-5.53; Richmond-Petersburg 5.83, new crop 5.68; Wakefield 5.98-6.13, new crop 5.53-5.93

Soybeans

Eastern Shore 12.55-13.30, new crop 11.93-12.08; Harrisonburg 13.53, new crop 11.93; Middle Peninsula 13.28, new crop 12.23; Norfolk 13.28, new crop 12.33-12.63; Richmond-Petersburg 13.65, new crop 12.38-12.43; Wakefield 13.45-14.03, new crop 12.58

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.

Source: www.vdacs.virginia.gov/marketnews