DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
Mary Kennedy DTN Basis Analyst
Mon Aug 19, 2013 11:51 AM CDT

Opening Prices:

Corn (September): $4.83 1/4

Soybeans (November): $12.72 3/4

Soybean Meal (September): $410.00

Live Cattle (October): $128.05

Feeder Cattle (September): $157.67

Lean Hogs (October): $86.72

Class III Milk (September): $18.30

Protein Markets (Soybean Meal)

Soybean meal futures closed slightly lower with September closing down $1 at $408.80 and December down $1.30 per ton at $386.30. Cash soymeal prices were lower with central Illinois down $4 per ton and down $1 in Iowa, southern Minnesota, eastern Kansas and Georgia. The Alberta ICE November canola futures were lower on Friday following the soybean oil complex which closed down 0.29 to ...

Quick View
  • One Tool Down Cotton and sorghum growers will face limited options for 2016 pest control after the EPA cancelle...
  • Show-Me Sales Even with prices down from the spring, commercial bred heifers made a strong showing at the Novem...
  • Blender Pump Push A partnership between USDA and states and private companies is set to nearly double the number of...
  • Landmark Illinois Sale Agriculture's first cropland REIT acquired 120 Illinois farms in a single record-breaking purchas...
  • Kansas Water Challenge With a continued Kansas drawdown on the Ogallala Aquifer, state officials Wednesday outlined some...
  • Highway Bill Rescues Insurers The conference report for the highway bill includes a provision that eliminates the $300-million-...
  • To Store or Not to Store? Many farmers put their 2015 crop in the bin and shut the door, but farmer and broker Tregg Cronin...
  • Saving Money The man who bagged 120 Illinois farms last week reflects on the future of ag REITs and why cash r...
  • Ask the Vet Setting up the right mineral program for the herd starts with the basics.
Related News Stories
DTN Daily Basis Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
Daily Export Grain News
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
Soy Inspections Neutral
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments