May 1 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May down 10 and a half at 5.03 and a half
July down 11 and ah alf at 5.07 and a half

Soybean Futures:
May down 57 and a quarter at 14.73 and a half
July down 52 at 14.60 and a half

Wheat Futures:
May down 13 and a half at 6.99 and a half
July down 12 and a half at 7.08 and a half

From Wanstead Farmers Co-operative:

May Soybeans = 1.45 over May = 16.06/bu
October Soybeans = 60 over November = 12.86/bu

May Corn = 20 under July = 4.87/bu
November Corn = 30 under December = 4.70/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 30 over July = 7.37/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 30 over July = 7.37/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 10 under July = 6.97/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 20 under July = 6.87/bu

From Dauphin Feed and Supply – the 48% soybean meal quote, FOB Seaforth = $658/tonne

From Hensall District Co-Op:

2013 Crop Corn = down 12 at 4.82/bu
2014 Crop Corn = down 9 at 4.72/bu

2013 Crop Soys = down 51 at 16.01/bu
2014 Crop Soys = down 21 at 12.81/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = down 14 at 6.97/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = down 14 at 6.87/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = down 14 at 7.37/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = down 14 at 7.37/bu

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $115.49 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s down 26 cents

100% formula price = $229.40 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s down 64 cents

Quebec’s average price on April 30th was $237.26 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.