May 21 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
July unchanged at 4.73 and a half
September down a half at 4.71 and a half

Soybean Futures:
July up 35 and a quarter at 15.05
August up 24 and a half at 14.30

Wheat Futures:
July down 7 at 6.63 and a half
September down 5 and a quarter at 6.75 and a quarter

From Thompson’s at Kent Bridge:

Old Crop Corn = 30 under July = 4.45/bu
New Crop Corn = 30 under December = 4.42/bu

Old Crop Soybeans = 1.35 over July = 16.40/bu
New Crop Soybeans = 45 over November = 12.99/bu

Old Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 25 over July = 6.89/bu
New Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 20 over July = 6.84/bu

Old Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 25 under July = 6.39/bu
New Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 35 under July = 6.29/bu

From Dauphin Feed and Supply – the 48% soybean meal quote, FOB Seaforth = $672/tonne

Parrish and Heimbecker is looking for new crop crush soybeans to fill an export vessel out of Goderich. They’re paying $13.40 a bushel, delivered to Goderich in October.

From Snobelin Farms:

2013 Crop Corn = up 1 at 4.45/bu
2014 Crop Corn = 4.42/bu

2013 Crop Soys = up 35 at 16.45/bu
2014 Crop Soys = up 21 at 12.94/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = down 6 at 6.39/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = down 6 at 6.29/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = down 6 at 6.89/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = down 6 at 6.84/bu

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $111.30 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s down 78 cents

100% formula price = $219.89 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s down $1.17

Quebec’s average price on May 20th was $225.76 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.