March 20 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May down 9 and a half at 4.78 and a quarter
July down 9 and a half at 4.83

Soybean Futures:
May up 3 and a half at 14.35
July down 1 and a half at 14.09 and a quarter

Wheat Futures:
May down 10 and a half at 7.05
July down 9 and a quarter at 7.07 and a half

From Wanstead Farmers Co-operative:

MARCH SOYBEANS = 1.80 over May = 16.14/BU
OCTOBER SOYBEANS = 1.05 over November = 12.99/BU

MARCH CORN = 20 under May = 4.59/BU
NOVEMBER CORN = 25 under December = 4.56/BU

2013 SOFT WHITE WINTER WHEAT = 55 over May = 7.59/BU
2014 CROP SOFT WHITE WINTER WHEAT = 35 over July = 7.41/BU

2013 SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT = 30 over May = 7.34/BU
2014 CROP SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT = even with July = 7.06/BU

-> FROM DAUPHIN FEED AND SUPPLY, THE 48% SOYBEAN MEAL QUOTE, F-O-B SEAFORTH = $652/tonne

FROM HENSALL DISTRICT CO-OP:

2013 CROP CORN = down 9 at 4.54/BU
2014 CROP CORN = down 8 at 4.56/BU

2013 CROP SOYS = up 2 at 16.14/BU
2014 CROP SOYS = down 1 at 12.95/BU

2013 CROP SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT = down 12 at 7.34/BU
2014 CROP SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT = down 11 at 7.06/BU

2013 CROP SOFT WHITE WINTER WHEAT = down 12 at 7.59/BU
2014 CROP SOFT WHITE WINTER WHEAT = down 11 at 7.41/BU

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $117.53 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s up $1.99

100% formula price = $238.20 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s up $6.00

Quebec’s average price on March 19th was $231.22 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.