May 13 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
May up 5 and a quarter at 5.02 and a half
July up 2 and a half at 5.02

Soybean Futures:
May up 19 at 15.02 and a half
July up 19 at 14.84 and a quarter

Wheat Futures:
May down 7 at 6.98 and a half
July down 5 and a quarter at 7.09 and a half

From Agris in Thamesville:

May Corn = 30 under July = 4.72/bu
November Corn = 35 under December = 4.60/bu

May Soybeans = 1.28 over July = 16.11/bu
October Soybeans = 44 over November = 12.63/bu

May Soft Red Winter Wheat = 10 under July = 6.99/bu
July Soft Red Winter Wheat = 30 under July = 6.79/bu

Parrish and Heimbecker is looking for new crop crusher soybeans to export. They’re paying 13 dollars for soybeans delevered to their Goderich terminal at harves.

From Hensall District Co-Op:

2013 Crop Corn = up 3 at 4.75/bu
2014 Crop Corn = up 3 at 4.65/bu

2013 Crop Soys = up 18 at 16.19/bu
2014 Crop Soys = up 6 at 12.59/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = down 5 at 6.89/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = down 5 at 6.74/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = down 5 at 7.29/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = down 5 at 7.29/bu

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $113.67 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s down 62 cents

100% formula price = $224.32 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s down $1.49

Quebec’s average price on May 12th was $228.73 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.