April 25 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May up 4 at 5.05 and a quarter
July up 4 and a half at 5.11 and a half

Soybean Futures:
May up 26 at 14.98
July up 25 and a quarter at 14.95 and a quarter

Wheat Futures:
May up 11 and a half at 7.00 and a half
July up 12 and a half at 7.09

Oat Futures:
May up a half at 4.02 and a half
July up 2 and a half at 3.58

From Thompson’s at Black’s Lane;

Old Crop Corn = 25 under May = 4.82/bu
New Crop Corn = 30 under December = 4.76/bu

Old Crop Soys = 1.35 over May = 16.33/bu
New Crop Soys = 65 over November = 13.05/bu

Old Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 40 over May = 7.40/bu
New Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 30 over July = 7.38/bu

Old Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = even with May = 7.00/bu
New Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 20 under July = 6.88/bu

From Dauphin Feed and Supply – the 48% soybean meal quote, FOB Seaforth = $664/tonne

From Snobelin Farms:

2013 Crop Corn = up 5 at 4.77/bu
2014 Crop Corn = up 3 at 4.76/bu

2013 Crop Soys = up 26 at 16.38/bu
2014 Crop Soys = up 8 at 13.05/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 11 at 7.00/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 11 at 6.88/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 11 at 7.40/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 11 at 7.38/bu

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork reports:

The U-S CME price = $117.12 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s down 38 cents

100% formula price = $234.13 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s down 86 cents

Quebec’s average price on April 24th = $239.83 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.

For the week of: April 13th to the 19th

Average total value price = $283.01

Total hogs sold = 80,721