May 5 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May up 8 and a half at 5.02 and a half
July up 7 and a half at 5.07 and a quarter

Soybean Futures:
May down 8 and a half at 14.72
July down 6 and a half at 14.64

Wheat Futures:
May up 19 at 7.26 and a half
July up 11 and a half at 7.27 and a half

From Thompson’s in Blenheim;

Old Crop Corn = 25 under July = 4.83/bu
New Crop Corn = 30 under December = 4.70/bu

Old Crop Soys = 1.35 over July = 15.98/bu
New Crop Soys = 60 over November = 12.88/bu

Old Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 30 over July = 7.59/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 30 over July = 7.59/bu

Old Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 10 under July = 7.19/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 20 under July = 7.09/bu

From Dauphin Feed and Supply – the 48% soybean meal quote, FOB Seaforth = $655/tonne

From Snobelin Farms:

2013 Crop Corn = up 8 at 4.83/bu
2014 Crop Corn = up 6 at 4.70/bu

2013 Crop Soys = down 7 at 16.03/bu
2014 Crop Soys = up 5 at 12.83/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 13 at 7.19/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = up 13 at 7.09/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 13 at 7.59/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = up 13 at 7.59/bu

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $114.30 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s down 46 cents

100% formula price = $227.35 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s down 46 cents

Quebec’s average price on May 2nd was $237.26 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.