Lucky Star Farm

Hereford cattle care for newly birthed offspring in August, 2019 at scenic Lucky Star Farm in Orange County.

In Virginia, state graded feeder cattle mostly 1.00 to 4.00 lower. Feeder cattle at regular auction sales steady to 6.00 lower. Slaughter cows 2.00 to 4.00 lower. Wheat .05 lower. Corn mostly .02 lower, new crop mostly .02 lower. Soybeans mostly .05 to .12 higher, new crop mostly .09 higher.

State Graded Feeder Steers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 137.00-149.00, average 145.08

500-600 lbs 125.00-147.00, average 139.55

600-700 lbs 122.00-145.50, average 134.52

700-800 lbs 113.00-134.50, average 124.25

State Graded Feeder Heifers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 115.00-128.50, average 123.83

500-600 lbs 114.50-121.00, average 118.18

600-700 lbs 84.00-114.00, average 110.83

700-800 lbs 91.00-113.50, average 107.38

Slaughter Cows

Boning, 800-1200 lbs, 45.00-63.00, avg 54.11

Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs, 49.00-64.00, avg 56.59

Wheat

Eastern Shore 4.80-4.85; Middle Peninsula 5.30; Roanoke 5.90

Corn

Eastern Shore 3.73-3.78, new crop 3.41-3.46; Harrisonburg 3.75-4.25, new crop 4.06-4.16; Middle Peninsula 3.63, new crop 3.41; Norfolk 3.53, new crop 3.36-3.56; Hopewell-Petersburg 3.56, new crop 3.56; Wakefield 3.65-4.08, new crop 3.76

Soybeans

Eastern Shore 8.71-8.86, new crop 8.55; Harrisonburg 7.60-8.25; Hopewell-Petersburg 9.10, new crop 8.70-8.80; Middle Peninsula 8.90, new crop 8.60; Norfolk 9.31, new crop 8.70-9.10; Wakefield 8.86-9.23, new crop 8.65-8.85

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.

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