May 22 – Closing Agricultural Markets

On the Chicago Board of Trade:

Corn Futures:
July up 2 and a quarter at 4.76 and a half
September up 1 and a half at 4.74

Soybean Futures:
July up 12 and a quarter at 15.17 and a half
August up 16 at 14.46 and a half

Wheat Futures:
July down 4 and a half at 6.59 and a half
September down 5 at 6.70 and a quarter

From Wanstead Farmers Co-operative:

May Soybeans = 1.50 over July = 16.69/bu
October Soybeans = 50 over November = 13.21/bu

May Corn = 25 under July = 4.52/bu
November Corn = 30 under December = 4.44/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 25 over July = 6.84/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = 20 over July = 6.79/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 15 under July = 6.44/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = 30 under July = 6.29/bu

From Dauphin Feed and Supply – the 48% soybean meal quote, FOB Seaforth = $676/tonne

Parrish and Heimbecker is looking for new crop crush soybeans to fill an export vessel out of Goderich. At Thursday’s close they are paying 13.57 a bushel, delivered to Goderich in October.

From Hensall District Co-Op:

2013 Crop Corn = up 2 at 4.52/bu
2014 Crop Corn = up 1 at 4.49/bu

2013 Crop Soys = up 13 at 16.59/bu
2014 Crop Soys = up 17 at 13.16/bu

2013 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = down 5 at 6.34/bu
2014 Crop Soft Red Winter Wheat = down 5 at 6.29/bu

2013 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = down 5 at 6.84/bu
2014 Crop Soft White Winter Wheat = down 5 at 6.84/bu

(B-F-O Report)

Ontario Pork Reports:

The U-S CME price = $111.67 U-S per hundredweight, dressed weight.
That’s up 37 cents

100% formula price = $221.28 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight.
That’s up $1.39

Quebec’s average price on May 21st was $224.74 per hundred kilograms, dressed weight, 100 index.