Commodity price trends announced

Published 10:00 am Friday, November 25, 2022

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

State graded feeder cattle uneven, ranging 7.00 lower to 10.00 higher. Feeder cattle at regular auction sales mostly 9.00 to 15.00 lower. Slaughter cows mostly 2.00 to 8.00 higher. Wheat .03 higher, new crop mostly .04 lower. Corn mostly .15 higher, new crop .04 higher. Soybeans mostly .06 lower.

STATE GRADED FEEDER STEERS,

MEDIUM AND LARGE

400-500 lbs 150.00-196.00, average 180.22

500-600 lbs 139.00-188.50, average 170.62

600-700 lbs 135.00-193.00, average 168.41

700-800 lbs 142.00-170.00, average 159.54

STATE GRADED FEEDER HEIFERS, MEDIUM AND LARGE

400-500 lbs 110.00-149.00, average 137.60

500-600 lbs 120.00-150.00, average 139.12

600-700 lbs 116.00-157.50, average 139.84

700-800 lbs 114.00-150.50, average 135.26

SLAUGHTER COWS

Boning, 800-1200 lbs, 52.00-74.00, average 66.86

Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs, 58.00-87.00, average 69.79

WHEAT

Eastern Shore 6.97, new crop 7.39; Middle Peninsula new crop 8.09; Norfolk new crop 7.96; Roanoke 9.07, new crop 8.29; Wakefield new crop 7.79

CORN

Eastern Shore 6.38; Harrisonburg 7.18-7.68; Middle Peninsula new crop 5.82; Norfolk 6.68, new crop 6.42; Richmond-Petersburg 6.73; Wakefield 6.94-7.28, new crop 6.52

SOYBEANS

Eastern Shore 13.67-13.77; Harrisonburg 13.48; Middle Peninsula 13.77; Norfolk 14.17-14.52; Richmond-Petersburg 14.17-14.22; Wakefield 14.27-14.37

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.