Virginia Market News Service reported the following weekly ag trends on May 10:

In Virginia, feeder cattle steady to 10.00 lower. Slaughter cows mostly steady to 3.00 higher. Wheat mostly .14 lower, new crop mostly .14 lower. Corn mostly .17 to .23 lower, new crop mostly .14 lower. Soybeans .21 to .39 lower, new crop mostly .29 lower.

State Graded Feeder Steers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 57.00-171.00, mostly 150.00-171.00, average 158.90

500-600 lbs 59.00-168.00, mostly 142.00-168.00, average 155.73

600-700 lbs 127.00-153.50, mostly 131.00-153.50, average 145.21

700-800 lbs 80.00-139.00, mostly 124.00-139.00, average 130.83

State Graded Feeder Heifers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 109.00-145.00, mostly 117.50-143.00, average 130.98

500-600 lbs 90.00-135.00, mostly 114.00-135.00, average 127.52

600-700 lbs 101.00-125.00, mostly 110.00-125.00, average 117.59

700-800 lbs 81.00-121.00, mostly 107.00-121.00, average 117.85

Slaughter Cows

Boning, 800-1200 lbs, 38.00-60.00, average 49.86

Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs, 46.00-63.00, average 55.73

Wheat

Eastern Shore new crop 3.80; Middle Peninsula 4.40, new crop 4.40; Norfolk 4.25, new crop 3.90-4.25; Hopewell-Petersburg new crop 4.15; Roanoke 4.30, new crop 4.30; Wakefield new crop 3.75-4.30

Corn

Eastern Shore 3.88, new crop 3.73; Harrisonburg 4.20-4.58, new crop 4.33-4.43; Middle Peninsula 3.60, new crop 3.73; Norfolk 3.83, new crop 3.73-3.83; Hopewell-Petersburg 3.73, new crop 3.93; Wakefield 3.98-4.08, new crop 3.72-4.13

Soybeans

Eastern Shore 7.43-7.53, new crop 7.91; Harrisonburg 7.35-7.65; Hopewell-Petersburg 7.70-7.93, new crop 8.11; Middle Peninsula 7.65, new crop 7.91; Norfolk 7.98, new crop 8.06-8.21; Wakefield 7.48-7.93, new crop 7.71-8.20

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.

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