April 30 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May down 2 at 5.13 and a half
July down 2 and a half at 5.19

Soybean Futures:
May up 4 and a half at 15.28 and a half
July down 4 and a half at 15.12 and a half

Wheat Futures:
May up 5 at 7.13
July up 4 and a half at 7.21

From Thompson’s at Kent Bridge:

Old Crop Corn = 25 under July = 4.94/bu
New Crop Corn = 30 under December = 4.79/bu

Old Crop Soybeans = 1.35 over July = 16.48/bu
New Crop Soybeans = 55 over November = 13.02/bu

Old Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 40 over May = 7.52/bu
New Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 30 over July = 7.52/bu

Old Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = even with May = 7.12/bu
New Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 20 under July = 7.02/bu

From Dauphin Feed and Supply – the 48% soybean meal quote, FOB Seaforth = $674/tonne

From Snobelin Farms:

2013 Crop Corn = down 2 at 4.94/bu
2014 Crop Corn = down 3 at 4.79/bu

2013 Crop Soys = down 4 at 16.53/bu
2014 Crop Soys = down 1 at 13.02/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 5 at 7.13/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 5 at 7.02/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 5 at 7.53/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 5 at 7.21/bu

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $115.75 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s down 88 cents

100% formula price = $230.04 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s down $3.23

Quebec’s average price on April 29th was $238.28 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.