March 18 – Closing Ag Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May up 7 and a half to 4.86 and a half
July up 6 and a half to 4.90 and a half

Soybean Futures:
May up 26 and a quarter to 14.18
July up 19 and a half to 13.95

Wheat Futures:
May up 17 and a half to 6.92
July up 16 and a half to 6.95

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From Agris:

March Corn = 25 cents under May = 4.61/BU
November Corn = 29 cents under December = 4.58/BU

March Soybeans = one dollar-38 over May = 15.56/BU
October 2014 Soybeans = 67 cents over November = 12.52/BU

March Soft Red Winter Wheat = 15 cents over May = 7.08/BU
July 2014 Red Winter Wheat = 20 cents over July = 6.76/BU

March 2014 Hard Red Winter Wheat = 50 cents over May = 7.43/BU

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FROM DAUPHIN FEED AND SUPPLY, THE 48% SOYBEAN MEAL QUOTE, F-O-B SEAFORTH = $624/tonne

FROM Hensall District Co-op:

2013 CROP CORN = up 7 and a quarter to 4.56/BU
2014 CROP CORN = up 5 and a half to 4.58/BU

2013 CROP SOYS = up 26 and a half to 15.53/BU
2014 CROP SOYS = up 8 and a half to 12.50/BU

2013 CROP SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT = up 18 to 7.03/BU
2014 CROP SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT = 17 and a quarter to 6.76/BU

2013 CROP SOFT WHITE WINTER WHEAT = up 18 to 7.28/BU
2014 CROP SOFT WHITE WINTER WHEAT = up 17 and a quarter to 7.11/BU

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Beef Farmers of Ontario

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Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $113.53 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s up $1.93.

100% formula price = $227.43 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s up $3.17.

Quebec’s average price on March 12th = $224.01 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.

The opening lean hog futures price in Chicago for April 2014
is $120.55.
That’s down $1.15 from the previous day’s close.