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Culpeper County has a strong agricultural heritage.

In Virginia, feeder cattle uneven, mostly steady to 3.00 higher with instances 4.00 to 7.00 lower on steers. Slaughter cows mostly steady to 3.00 lower. Slaughter bulls mostly 3.00 to 7.00 lower. Wheat mostly .01 to .08 higher, new crop .02 to .11 lower. Corn mostly steady to .15 lower, new crop mostly steady. Soybeans mostly steady to .05 lower, new crop mostly steady.

State Graded Feeder Steers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 131.00-152.00, average 148.85

500-600 lbs 127.00-145.00, average 138.65

600-700 lbs 125.00-150.50, average 140.03

700-800 lbs 115.00-137.00, average 130.00

State Graded Feeder Heifers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 111.00-127.00, average 122.13

500-600 lbs 106.00-126.50, average 121.33

600-700 lbs 95.00-123.50, average 115.80

700-800 lbs 74.00-113.00, average 103.72

Slaughter Cows

Boning, 800-1200 lbs, 40.00-60.00, average 51.97

Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs, 45.00-66.00, average 55.23

Wheat

Eastern Shore 4.25-4.35, new crop 4.39; Middle Peninsula 4.63, new crop 4.74; Norfolk 4.40-4.55, new crop 4.50; Roanoke 5.18; Wakefield 4.00

Corn

Eastern Shore 3.91-4.11, new crop 3.76; Harrisonburg 4.60-5.00, new crop 4.45-4.55; Middle Peninsula 3.66, new crop 3.71; Norfolk 3.86, new crop 3.66-3.86; Hopewell-Petersburg 3.96, new crop 3.91; Wakefield 4.01, new crop 3.70-4.01

Soybeans

Eastern Shore 8.09-8.29, new crop 8.09-8.29; Harrisonburg 7.25-7.40; Hopewell-Petersburg 8.26, new crop 8.34-8.44; Middle Peninsula 8.11, new crop 8.14; Norfolk 8.46, new crop 8.39-8.44; Wakefield 8.15, new crop 8.05-8.34

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.

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