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[August 21, 2014]  SPRINGFIELD  This is Wednesday's report of the grain prices and trends prepared by the USDA and the Illinois Department of Agriculture.

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In Northern and Western Illinois country grain dealers quoted shelled corn bids were 1 to 3 cents lower.

Soybean bids were mixed.

In Central Illinois country grain dealers quoted shelled corn bids were 1 to 3 cents lower.

Soybean bids were mixed.

In the Southern part of the state, shelled corn bids were mixed.

Soybean bids were mixed.

Wheat bids were 6 cents lower.


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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

3.49 - 3.72 11.08 - 12.43  

WESTERN 

3.56 - 3.65 11.86 - 12.68  

N. CENT.

3.48 - 3.65 12.33 - 12.69  

S. CENTRAL

3.52 - 3.78 11.98 - 13.03  

WABASH 

3.55 - 3.65 11.56 - 11.88 4.85 - 5.00

W.S. WEST

3.55 - 3.67 11.69 - 12.23 4.46 - 4.60

L. EGYPT

3.59 - 3.60 11.48 - 12.02 4.64 - 4.70

Central Illinois average price

Corn:  3.63 (+3 1/2 U)
Soybeans:
12.50 1/2 (+212 1/2 X)

CONTRACT BIDS FOR NEW CROP 2014 DELIVERY

AREA 

US 2

CORN

US 1

SOYBEANS

 US 2

SOFT

WHEAT 

NORTHERN

3.29 - 3.38 10.10 - 10.32  

WESTERN 

3.33 - 3.37 9.88 - 10.23  

N. CENT.

3.31 - 3.39 10.02 - 10.18  

S. CENTRAL

3.27 - 3.43 9.92 - 10.15  

WABASH 

3.33 - 3.48 10.08 - 10.20  

W.S. WEST

3.34 - 3.46 10.14 - 10.25  

L. EGYPT

3.38 - 3.43 10.05 - 10.14  

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

 

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