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Weekly agriculture brief as of Friday, Nov. 20, 2020
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Weekly agriculture brief as of Friday, Nov. 20, 2020

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Ironwood Farm Culpeper

Tom Snyder, co-owner of Ironwood Farm in Culpeper, walks Norwegian Fjord horse, Lupin, to a corral during a Harvest Days Farm Tour in September. 

In Virginia, state graded feeder cattle uneven, ranging mostly 4.00 lower to 4.00 higher. Feeder cattle at regular auction sales uneven, ranging 2.00 lower to 8.00 higher. Slaughter cows mostly steady to 3.00 higher. Wheat new crop .02 higher. Corn mostly .15 higher. Soybeans mostly .32 higher.

State Graded Feeder Steers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 137.00-162.00, average 155.45

500-600 lbs 128.00-155.50, average 142.32

600-700 lbs 105.00-144.50, average 130.79

700-800 lbs 70.00-140.25, average 132.05

State Graded Feeder Heifers, Medium and Large 1

400-500 lbs 95.00-130.00, average 123.71

500-600 lbs 102.00-129.50, average 121.86

600-700 lbs 100.00-117.00, average 113.63

700-800 lbs 100.00-114.00, average 107.69

Slaughter Cows

Boning, 800-1200 lbs, 38.00-63.00, average 52.10; Breakers, 1200-1600 lbs, 42.00-61.00, average 53.94

Wheat

Eastern Shore new crop 5.50-5.55; Richmond-Petersburg new crop 5.70; Middle Peninsula new crop 5.90; Norfolk new crop 5.90; Roanoke 6.52, new crop 6.25

Corn

Eastern Shore 4.23-4.38; Harrisonburg 4.70-4.93; Richmond-Petersburg 4.23; Middle Peninsula 4.23; Norfolk 4.33; Wakefield 4.48-4.78

Soybeans

Eastern Shore 11.23-11.38; Harrisonburg 10.95; Richmond-Petersburg 11.78-11.88; Middle Peninsula 11.78; Norfolk 12.03-12.13; Wakefield 12.03

Livestock prices per hundredweight; grain prices per bushel.

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