Calendar | Logan County Extension Unit | Ag News Elsewhere [fresh daily from the Web]


Illinois grain prices in country elevators

Send a link to a friend  Share

[August 09, 2014]  SPRINGFIELD  This is Friday's report of the grain prices and trends prepared by the USDA and the Illinois Department of Agriculture.
 

(Copy)

In Northern and Western Illinois country grain dealers quoted shelled corn bids were down 8 cents.

Soybean bids were 6 to 7 cents lower.

In Central Illinois country grain dealers quoted shelled corn bids were 7 to 8 cents lower.

Soybean bids were mostly 7 cents higher.

In the Southern part of the state, shelled corn bids were 8 cents lower.

Soybean bids were 3 to 7 cents higher.

Wheat bids were 12 to 13 cents lower.

[to top of second column]

Commercial grain prices paid farmers by Interior Illinois Country Elevators after 2.00 p.m. are listed below in dollars per bushel:

AREA 

US 2

CORN

US 1

SOYBEANS

 US 2

SOFT

WHEAT 

NORTHERN

3.41 - 3.59 12.47 - 12.68  

WESTERN 

3.47 - 3.52 12.35 - 12.60  

N. CENT.

3.39 - 3.50 12.30 - 12.65  

S. CENTRAL

3.39 - 3.60 12.30 - 12.50  

WABASH 

3.42 - 3.62 12.00 - 12.44 4.89 - 5.09

W.S. WEST

 3.48 - 3.61 12.22 - 12.67 4.62 - 4.95

L. EGYPT

3.52 - 3.60 11.95 - 12.44 4.73 - 4.89

Central Illinois average price

Corn:  3.49 1/2 (-2 U)
Soybeans:
12.47 1/2 (+163 X)

CONTRACT BIDS FOR NEW CROP 2014 DELIVERY

AREA 

US 2

CORN

US 1

SOYBEANS

 US 2

SOFT

WHEAT 

NORTHERN

3.25 - 3.35 10.53 - 10.59  

WESTERN 

3.29 - 3.36 10.35 - 10.68  

N. CENT.

3.28 - 3.35 10.53 - 10.64  

S. CENTRAL

3.23 - 3.40 10.39 - 10.72  

WABASH 

3.32 - 3.44 10.55 - 10.67  

W.S. WEST

3.28 - 3.44 10.54 - 10.70  

L. EGYPT

3.34 - 3.39 10.51 - 10.61  

[Text copied from USDA-Illinois Department of Agriculture Market News, Springfield]

 

Back to top