April 14 – Closing Agricultural Report

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May up 4 and a quarter at 5.02 and a half
July up 4 and a half at 5.09

Soybean Futures:
May up 13 at 14.76
July up 15 and a half at 14.62 and a half

Wheat Futures:
May up 18 at 6.78 and a quarter
July up 18 and a quarter at 6.86 and a half

From Thompson’s in Blenheim;

Old Crop Corn = 30 under May = 4.73/bu
New Crop Corn = 30 under December = 4.74/bu

Old Crop Soys = 1.35 over May = 16.11/bu
New Crop Soys = 75 over November = 12.95/bu

Old Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 40 over May = 7.19/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 25 over July = 7.12/bu

Old Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 10 over May = 6.89/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 25 under July = 6.62/bu

-> From Dauphin Feed and Supply – the 48 per cent soybean meal quote, FOB Seaforth = $649/tonne

-> From Snobelin Farms:

2013 Crop Corn = up 4 at 4.73/bu
2014 Crop Corn = up 4 at 4.74/bu

2013 Crop Soys = up 13 at 16.16/bu
2014 Crop Soys = up 5 at 12.90/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 18 at 6.89/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 18 at 6.62/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 18 at 7.19/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 18 at 7.12/bu

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $126.24 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s down $1.02

100% formula price = $250.91 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s down 94 cents

Quebec’s average price on April 11th was $258.03 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.