April 17 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May down 3 at 4.94 and a half
July down 3 at 5.00 and a half

Soybean Futures:
May down 3 at 15.15 and a half
July down 4 and a half at 15.04

Wheat Futures:
May up 3 and a quarter at 6.91 and a quarter
July up 2 and a half at 6.98

Oat Futures:
May down 1 and a quarter at 4.03 and a half
July down 2 at 3.55 and a half

From Thompson’s at Black’s Lane;

Old Crop Corn = 30 under May = 4.65/bu
New Crop Corn = 30 under December = 4.67/bu

Old Crop Soys = 1.40 over May = 16.54/bu
New Crop Soys = 75 over November = 13.14/bu

Old Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 40 over May = 7.31/bu
New Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 30 over July = 7.29/bu

Old Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 10 over May = 7.01/bu
New Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 20 under July = 6.79/bu

From Dauphin Feed and Supply – the 48% soybean meal quote, FOB Seaforth = $654/tonne

From Snobelin Farms:

2013 Crop Corn = down 2 at 4.65/bu
2014 Crop Corn = down 2 at 4.67/bu

2013 Crop Soys = down 4 at 16.59/bu
2014 Crop Soys = up 2 at 13.14/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 3 at 7.01/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 3 at 6.79/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 3 at 7.31/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 3 at 7.29/bu

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork reports:

The U-S CME price = $122.74 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s down 69 cents

100% formula price = $245.44 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s down 33 cents

Quebec’s average price on Aprl 16th = $252.51 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.