LADIES MARKETING MTG FOR JUNE Wednesday, June 3 @ 9:00 AM at Farm Bureau Auditorium, 801 North Country Fair Drive in Champaign
FREE PRICE LATER :
now available (through 8/31/15) on corn and beans delivered out of your bins on space available basis. Call your local elevator for details . GRAIN DELIVERIES TO DILLSBURG are limited due to construction. Please call Shane Drayer at 217 280-0851 or Frank Sylvester 217 369-1531 for details.
PLEASE BE AWARE: Premier is not accepting Duracade® corn grown in 2014.
Overnight the markets traded firmer and then off in corn and wheat. Currently corn is trading unchanged to 1 lower, soybeans 1-3 higher, and wheat 1-3 lower. The outside markets are weaker this morning with crude oil trading lower, gold lower, and the dollar higher.
IN OTHER NEWS:
Wednesday, May 27th, 2015
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) said on Tuesday it has started to detain imports from India of corn for feeding livestock to allow for testing of aflatoxins. The move is intended to prevent contamination of livestock feed after high levels of aflatoxin were detected in organic feed corn from India.
The number of cases of bird flu in the United States has started to decline and the epidemic is likely to be over within a couple of months, helped by warm weather in the summer, the U.S. chief veterinary officer John Clifford said on Tuesday.
As a virulent avian influenza outbreak continues to spread across the Midwestern United States, some egg-dependent companies are contemplating drastic steps - importing eggs from overseas or looking to egg alternatives.
Union dockworkers at all 29 U.S. West Coast ports have voted overwhelmingly to ratify a contract agreement reached in February with shipping companies and terminal operators to end months of labor strife that snarled trans-Pacific trade.
South Korea's largest feedmaker Nonghyup Feed Inc (NOFI) purchased 55,000 tonnes of soymeal expected to be sourced from South America in a tender for the same volume that closed on Wednesday.
Russia's 2015 grain harvest forecast will remain unchanged, the RIA news agency reported Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev as saying on Wednesday, despite him stating that he hopes the crop will match last year's near-record 104 million tonnes.
US corn planting advanced to 92% complete vs 85% last week vs 86% last year at this time.
Initial US corn conditions were seen at 74% G/E while only 3% rated P/VP.
US soybean planting advanced to 61% complete vs 45% last week vs 55% last year at this time.
US winter wheat crop is now rated at 45% G/E, unchanged from last week vs 30% G/E last year at this time.
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