March 24 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May up 11 and a half at 4.90 and a half
July up 10 and a quarter at 4.94

Soybean Futures:
May up 17 at 14.25 and a half
July up 16 and a half at 13.98 and a half

Wheat Futures:
May up 19 and a half at 7.13
July up 20 at 7.15 and a half

From Thompson’s in Blenheim;

OLD CROP CORN = 25 under May = 4.65/BU
New CROP CORN = 25 under December = 4.63/BU

OLD CROP SOYS = 1.65 over May = 15.91/BU
New CROP SOYS = 1.00 over November = 12.84/BU

NEW CROP SOFT WHITE WINTER WHEAT = 50 cents over May = 7.40/BU
2014 CROP SOFT WHITE WINTER WHEAT = 45 over July = 7.12/BU

NEW CROP SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT = 25 over May = 7.95/BU
2014 CROP SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT = 5 under July = 7.47/BU

-> FROM DAUPHIN FEED AND SUPPLY, THE 48% SOYBEAN MEAL QUOTE, F-O-B SEAFORTH = $641/tonne

-> FROM SNOBELIN FARMS:

2013 CROP CORN = up 11 at 4.65/BU
2014 CROP CORN = up 7 at 4.63/BU

2013 CROP SOYS = up 16 at 15.96/BU
2014 CROP SOYS = up 6 at 12.79/BU

2013 CROP SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT = up 21 at 7.40/BU
2014 CROP SOFT RED WINTER WHEAT = up 21 at 7.12/BU

2013 CROP SOFT WHITE WINTER WHEAT = up 21 at 7.65/BU
2014 CROP SOFT WHITE WINTER WHEAT = up 21 at 7.62/BU

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $121.30 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s up $1.91

100% formula price = $246.21 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s up $2.68

Quebec’s average price on March 21st was $208.35 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.