April 28 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May up a half at 5.07 and a half
July up 1 and a half at 5.14 and a quarter

Soybean Futures:
May up 10 at 15.08
July up 4 and a half at 14.98 and a half

Wheat Futures:
May up a half at 7.01
July up a half at 7.08 and a half

From Thompson’s in Blenheim;

Old Crop Corn = 30 under May = 4.78/bu
New Crop Corn = 30 under December = 4.77/bu

Old Crop Soys = 1.35 over May = 16.43/bu
New Crop Soys = 70 over November = 13.09/bu

Old Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 40 over May = 7.40/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 30 over July = 7.39/bu

Old Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = even with May = 7.00/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 20 under July = 6.89/bu

From Dauphin Feed and Supply – the 48% soybean meal quote, FOB Seaforth = $671/tonne

From Snobelin Farms:

2013 Crop Corn = 4.78/bu
2014 Crop Corn = 4.77/bu

2013 Crop Soys = up 10 at 16.48/bu
2014 Crop Soys = 13.04/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 7.00/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 6.89/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 7.40/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 7.39/bu

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $117.04 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s down 8 cents

100% formula price = $234.28 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s up 15 cents

Quebec’s average price on April 25th was $239.01 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.