Cattle: At the livestock auction held Friday in Siler City a total of 712 cattle and 132 goats were sold.
Eggs: The market is steady on small, lower on the balance. Supplies are moderate. Retail demand is moderate. Weighted average prices for small lot sales of grade A eggs delivered to nearby retail outlets: Extra Large 262.76, Large 262.76, Medium 169.86, and Small 107.00.
Cotton: The strict-low middling one and one sixteenth Southeast average price is 62.24 cents per pound; the U.S. average is 60.89 cents per pound.
Grain: U.S. 2 yellow shelled corn was mostly steady when compared to last report. Prices ranged $3.90-$4.65 at feed mills and $3.75-$4.45 at elevators; new crop $3.75-$4.60. U.S. 1 yellow soybeans were mostly 2 to 4 cents higher; prices were $9.77 at the processors and ranged $8.62-$8.97 at the elevators; new crop $8.47-$8.93. U.S. 2 soft red winter wheat was mostly steady and was $4.50 at the feed mills and $3.94-$4.36 at the elevators. Soybean meal, f.o.b. at processing plants, was $380.90 per ton for 48% protein.