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Noon Update for Chicago Board of Trade and Mercatile Exchange

Noon Update for Chicago Board of Trade and Mercatile Exchange

    Grains and Oilseeds CORN (CBOT:C) Market Contract Open High Low Last Change Pct Time C.K14 May 2014 502.00 506.75 498.00 504.00 +5.50 +1.10% 13:36 C.N14 Jul 2014 508.25 512.50 505.50 509.75 +5.25 +1.04% set 13:35 C.U14 Sep 2014 508.5 508.5 508.5 508.5 +6.0 +1.19% 11:18 CORN (CBOT:ZC) Market Contract Open High Low Last Change

Chicago Board of Trade

Monday Morning Chicago Board of Trade Quotes

Early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade Mon.: *                Open    High    Low      Last      Chg. WHEAT 5,000  bu  minimum;  cents  per  bushel May            666  1/4    689  1/2    664  1/2    681  3/4    UP  21  1/2 Jul            674  1/4    697  1/4    672  1/4    684  3/4    UP  16  1/2 Sep            683  1/2    706  1/2    678        678 Dec            697 

Grain Elevator 1

Monday Morning Agricultural Analysis

by Dustin Weiner of Farmers Co-Op  The markets rebounded overnight, bouncing up from Friday’s lower close.  The wheat market seems to be leading the charge higher (up double digits) likely due to ongoing weather concerns in US wheat country along with escalating tensions in Russia/Ukraine.  Winter wheat crop conditions were already poor (at a 12-yr

Sows 3

Monday Morning Omaha FOB Pork Price Report

Loads PORK CUTS          :     247.14 Loads TRIM/PROCESS PORK  :     49.83 ——————————————————————————– USDA ESTIMATED PORK CUT-OUT VALUES – as of 2:00pm Based on negotiated prices and volume of pork cuts delivered within 14 days and on average industry cutting yields.  Values reflect U.S. dollars per 100 pounds. Calculations for 205 lb Pork Carcass. 53-54% lean, 0.65″-0.80″

Pigs 3

National FOB Pork Price Report for Monday Morning

Loads PORK CUTS          :     247.40 Loads TRIM/PROCESS PORK  :     49.85 ——————————————————————————– USDA ESTIMATED PORK CUT-OUT VALUES – as of 2:00pm Based on negotiated prices and volume of pork cuts delivered within 14 days and on average industry cutting yields.  Values reflect U.S. dollars per 100 pounds. Calculations for 205 lb Pork Carcass. 53-54% lean, 0.65″-0.80″

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Monday Morning Boxed Beef Price Report

Based on negotiated prices and volume of cow cuts delivered within 0-21 days and on average industry cutting yields.  Values reflect U.S. dollars per 100 pounds. Cutter 90% 350#/up ——————————————————————————– Current-Cutout Value:               $198.75 Change from prior day:              ($1.08) ——————————————————————————– Item                                          Price          Value        Change 90% lean                                    $254.39        $142.05       ($1.10) 100% lean inside round                      $314.52          $7.30         $0.02

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Boxed Beef Price Report for Monday Morning

Based on negotiated prices and volume of boxed beef cuts delivered within 0-21 days and on average industry cutting yields.  Values reflect U.S. dollars per 100 pounds. Boxed beef cutout values lower on light demand and light to moderate offerings. Select and Choice rib cuts steady to weak while chuck, round and loin items weak

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Monday Morning Boneles Beef Price Report

FOB Plant basis negotiated sales for delivery within 0-21 day period, including sales since last report, U.S.dollars per 100 pounds. Compared to last market test: Lean boneless, 85% and 65% trimmings were mostly weak to lower; Other lean percentages were not fully established. Beef trimmings higher on moderate demand and light to moderate offerings. CURRENT

soybeans

Iowa Soybean Processor Report for Monday Morning

(Prices Quoted-Oil Cents/lb, Meal, Hulls Dollars/ton, Grains Dollars/bu) Offers           Change           Basis          Change Crude Soybean Oil   41.10-41.60      DN 0.4           -100K to -50K  UNCH 46.5% Soybean Meal R475.90-488.90    DN 6.6           3K to 16K      UNCH 46.5% Soybean Meal T475.90-488.90    DN 6.6           3K to 16K      UNCH Soybean Hulls-bulk  185.00-210.00    UNCH Bids             Change           Basis          Change Soybeans            14.2800-14.5800  DN 19.25         -35K

Sows

National Direct Sow Price Comparison for Monday

National Direct Sow Price Comparison Based on State of Origin —————————————————————————- :  National   :    Iowa     :   Western   :   Eastern :             :  Minnesota  :  Cornbelt   :  Cornbelt —————————————————————————- SLAUGHTER SOWS  :             :             :             : :             :             :             : 300-399 lbs:82.00-104.00 :83.00-104.00 :82.00-104.00 :91.00-102.14 wtd avg:    94.38    :    95.17    :    94.58    :    93.62 head count:    1,384    :    

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