Belmont Farm Distillery (copy)

Chuck Miller looks over oak barrels in which his whiskey, Copper Fox, ages at Belmont Farms Distillery in Culpeper.

In Virginia, state graded feeder cattle mostly steady to 2.00 lower. Feeder cattle at regular auction sales uneven, ranging 4.00 lower to 3.00 higher. Slaughter cows uneven, ranging 3.00 lower to 3.00 higher. Wheat .05 lower, new crop mostly .07 lower. Corn mostly .01 higher. Soybeans mostly .08 to .25 lower.

State Graded Feeder Steers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 119.00-156.00, average 144.36

500-600 lbs 99.00-175.00, average 140.10

600-700 lbs 99.00-140.50, average 129.57

700-800 lbs 102.00-140.25, average 130.31

State Graded Feeder Heifers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 98.00-122.00, average 113.77

500-600 lbs 88.00-115.00, average 112.08

600-700 lbs 95.00-130.00, average 113.60

700-800 lbs 85.00-133.50, average 122.75

Slaughter Cows

Boning, 800-1200 lbs, 26.00-48.50, average 42.94

Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs, 35.00-55.00, average 46.30

Wheat

Eastern Shore new crop 4.75-4.80; Hopewell-Petersburg new crop 5.00; Middle Peninsula 5.08, new crop 5.10; Norfolk new crop 4.85-5.06; Roanoke 5.58, new crop 5.55; Wakefield new crop 4.47-4.66

Corn

Eastern Shore 3.96; Harrisonburg 4.15-4.74; Middle Peninsula 3.86; Norfolk 3.76; Hopewell-Petersburg 3.96; Wakefield 3.87-4.26

Soybeans

Eastern Shore 8.59-8.69; Harrisonburg 7.80-8.37; Hopewell-Petersburg 8.82-8.97; Middle Peninsula 8.62; Norfolk 8.70-8.87; Wakefield 8.57-8.92

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.

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