Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on March 8:

IN VIRGINIA, feeder cattle mostly steady to 4.00 higher. Slaughter cows uneven, ranging 3.00 lower to 4.00 higher. Wheat .22 lower, new crop mostly .22 lower. Corn uneven, mostly ranging .06 lower to .15 higher, new crop .03 lower. Soybeans mostly steady to .07 lower, new crop mostly .07 lower.

State Graded Feeder Steers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 159.00-174.00, average 168.48

500-600 lbs 133.00-179.00, mostly 146.00-179.00, average 160.16

600-700 lbs 88.00-169.00, mostly 140.00-169.00, average 153.65

700-800 lbs 69.00-146.00, mostly 126.00-146.00, average 133.97

State Graded Feeder Heifers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 116.00-140.00, mostly 125.00-140.00, average 134.06

500-600 lbs 108.00-140.50, mostly 114.00-140.50, average 131.76

600-700 lbs 101.00-139.00, mostly 112.00-139.00, average 128.17

700-800 lbs 96.00-125.00, mostly 108.00-125.00, average 117.01

Slaughter Cows

Boning, 800-1200 lbs, 35.00-59.00, average 50.52

Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs, 52.00-69.00, average 60.96

Wheat

Eastern Shore new crop 3.95; Middle Peninsula 3.93, new crop 4.45; Norfolk new crop 4.05-4.30; Hopewell-Petersburg new crop 4.10; Roanoke 4.43, new crop 4.45; Wakefield new crop 3.80-4.30

Corn

Eastern Shore 3.95; Harrisonburg 4.15-4.36; Middle Peninsula 3.75, new crop 3.84; Norfolk 3.38-3.88, new crop 3.89-3.99; Hopewell-Petersburg 3.76, new crop 4.09; Wakefield 3.61-4.15, new crop 3.89-4.29

Soybeans

Eastern Shore 8.33-8.43; Harrisonburg 8.05-8.20; Hopewell-Petersburg 8.36-8.83, new crop 9.02-9.12; Middle Peninsula 8.58, new crop 8.92; Norfolk 8.61-8.88, new crop 9.22; Wakefield 8.38-8.83, new crop 8.72-9.07

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.

Source: Virginia Market News Service