Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on Sept. 18:

IN VIRGINIA, state graded feeder cattle mostly steady to 6.00 lower. Feeder cattle at regular auction sales steady to 3.00 higher. Slaughter cows steady to 2.00 lower. Wheat .08 higher, new crop mostly .05 higher. Corn mostly steady to .10 higher. Soybeans mostly .51 higher, new crop mostly .51 higher.

State Graded Feeder Steers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs., $135.00-164.00, average $154.93.

500-600 lbs., $125.00-156.00, average $144.49.

600-700 lbs., $116.00-146.00, average $137.17.

700-800 lbs., $110.00-148.50, average $136.59.

State Graded Feeder Heifers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs., $100.00-135.00, average $130.50.

500-600 lbs., $115.00-134.75, average $127.11.

600-700 lb., $114.00-135.00, average $127.57.

700-800 lbs., $101.00-127.00, average $118.77.

Slaughter Cows

Boning, 800-1200 lbs., $40.00-68.00, average $57.29.

Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs., $50.00-67.00, average $59.60.

Wheat

Eastern Shore $5.01, new crop $5.17-5.22; Middle Peninsula $5.46, new crop $5.57; Norfolk new crop $5.57; Roanoke $6.06, new crop $5.77.

Corn

Eastern Shore $3.85-4.00; Harrisonburg $3.75-4.65, new crop $4.50-4.60; Hopewell-Petersburg $4.00; Middle Peninsula $3.75; Norfolk $3.85-3.95; Wakefield $3.75-4.15.

Soybeans

Eastern Shore $9.79-9.84, new crop $9.79-9.84; Harrisonburg $7.60-8.90; Hopewell-Petersburg $10.29, new crop $10.29-10.39; Middle Peninsula $9.99, new crop $9.99; Norfolk $10.54, new crop $10.14-10.39; Wakefield $10.14-10.29, new crop $9.99-10.36.

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.

Source: Virginia Market News Service, www.vdacs.virginia.gov/marketnews; market.news@vdacs.virginia.gov, 800-552-5521.