NEWS
Ethanol Blog
George Orwel DTN Energy Reporter
Tue Sep 10, 2013 01:36 PM CDT

Key regional spot ethanol prices tumbled in thin trade Tuesday as weekly data due Wednesday is expected to show excess supply while demand is seen falling after the end of the summer peak driving period, traders said.

"The market in the Harbor is overloaded with product," said a trader.

"There's high volatility in prices because of reduced number of traders," added another trader.

Prompt Argo ethanol was talked at a $2.73 to $2.75 per gallon bid/ask, down 4.5 cents, while next week transfer Argo ethanol was offered at $2.65 gallon after a trade reported at $2.635 per gallon. September New ...

Quick View
  • Is Your Burndown Working? A cool, wet spring and the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds mean farmers should take the extra...
  • Gains on Covers It took Jerry Doan several years and a lot of trials, but the North Dakota beef producer has lear...
  • Side-by-Sides and Cool Helmets Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.
  • Stress Test for Borrowers Farm finances rate an "A" now, but economists debate if that's good enough to handle a major corr...
  • Senators Question EPA A group of U.S. senators Wednesday told President Barack Obama that his administration has not fo...
  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
  • Full-Circle Farming Bill Couser sees farming as a full circle. If it comes off the farm, it can go back into the farm.
  • Making the Grade What if corn isn't cheap the next five years? Fickle price projections can sway farm bill choices.
  • Ask the Vet What's my best bet for fly control?