April 24 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May down 1 and a half at 5.01 and a half
July down 2 at 5.07 and a half

Soybean Futures:
May up 4 and a quarter at 14.72 and a half
July up 5 and a quarter at 14.70

Wheat Futures:
May up 14 at 6.90 and ahalf
July up 14 and a half at 6.97 and a half

From Wanstead Farmers Co-operative:

April Soybeans = 1.50 over May = 16.22/bu
October Soybeans = 75 over November = 13.06/bu

April Corn = 20 under May = 4.81/bu
November Corn = 30 under December = 4.73/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 40 over May = 7.29/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 30 over July = 7.27/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 5 over May = 6.89/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 20 under July = 6.77/bu

From Hensall District Co-Op:

2013 Crop Corn = down 2 at 4.73/bu
2014 Crop Corn = down 1 at 4.75/bu

2013 Crop Soys = up 3 at 16.17/bu
2014 Crop Soys = up 3 at 13.06/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 12 at 6.89/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 13 at 6.77/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 12 at 7.29/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 13 at 7.27/bu

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $117.50 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s down 47 cents

100% formula price = $234.99 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s down 83 cents

Quebec’s average price on April 23rd was $239.83 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.