Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on July 19:

IN VIRGINIA, feeder cattle mostly 1.00 to 7.00 lower. Slaughter cows mostly 1.00 to 5.00 higher. Wheat .28 to .42 lower. Corn mostly .19 lower, new crop mostly .18 lower. Soybeans mostly .13 to .19 lower, new crop .18 lower.

State Graded Feeder Steers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 115.00-144.00, average 138.69

500-600 lbs 122.00-165.25, average 147.27

600-700 lbs 100.00-147.00, average 135.46

700-800 lbs 119.00-137.00, average 130.43

State Graded Feeder Heifers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 104.00-129.50, average 125.09

500-600 lbs 98.00-129.00, average 119.60

600-700 lbs 100.00-124.50, average 112.52

700-800 lbs 91.00-108.00, average 101.07

Slaughter Cows

Boning, 800-1200 lbs, 40.00-60.00, average 53.33

Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs, 48.00-69.00, average 56.47

Wheat

Eastern Shore 4.44-4.49; Middle Peninsula 4.44; Norfolk 4.64-4.79; Roanoke 5.44; Wakefield 4.29-4.94

Corn

Eastern Shore 4.60, new crop 4.25-4.35; Harrisonburg 4.25-5.60, new crop 5.15-5.25; Middle Peninsula 4.35, new crop 4.30; Norfolk 4.55, new crop 4.25-4.45; Hopewell-Petersburg 4.45, new crop 4.45; Wakefield 4.45-4.65, new crop 4.29-4.65

Soybeans

Eastern Shore 8.11-8.21, new crop 8.39-8.59; Harrisonburg 7.65-8.20; Hopewell-Petersburg 8.51-8.66, new crop 8.64-8.69; Middle Peninsula 8.41, new crop 8.54; Norfolk 8.71, new crop 8.69-8.74; Wakefield 8.20-8.66, new crop 8.24-8.64

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.

Source: Virginia Market News Service

www.vdacs.virginia.gov/marketnews