Cash Bids
Name Delivery Start Delivery End Cash Price Futures Change
Quotes are delayed, as of May 22, 2024, 06:28:39 PM CDT or prior.
All grain prices are subject to change at any time.
Cash bids are based on 10-minute delayed futures prices, unless otherwise noted.

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Cash Bids are updated every 10 minutes during the trading session and during the overnight (electronic) session.  Cash bids are approximate, and all final bids will be determined mutually by the seller and Elkhart Grain in person or by phone.

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Futures Quotes
Quotes are delayed, as of May 22, 2024, 06:28:39 PM CDT or prior.

Commentary
Hog Continue to Grind Lower on Wednesday
Lean hogs posted losses of 20 cents to $1.20 on the Wednesday session. USDA’s National Average Base Hog negotiated price was reported at $87.83 on Wednesday afternoon, down 37 cents from day prior. The CME Lean Hog Index was down 21 cents on May 20 at $92.01 USDA’s National Pork...
Cotton Post Limit Gains on Wednesday
Cotton futures posted a 3 cent limit gain in the July contract on Wednesday, with other contracts up 68 to 220 points. ICE did expand limits to 4 cents for the Thursday session. The outside market factors are again not supportive, with crude oil $1.32 lower and the US dollar...
Wheat Closes Lower After Hitting 10-Month Highs
The wheat complex posted early strength on Wednesday, but quickly faded off for losses at the close. Chicago contracts hit a 10-month high in the front month continuation chart overnight, but posted losses of 4 ½ to 7 ¾ cents. Kansas City futures were down 2 to 4 ½ cents...
Corn Closes Higher, EIA Reports Increased Ethanol Output
Corn futures ended the Wednesday session with contracts showing fractional to 3 ¼ cent gains. June serial options expire against the July contract on Friday. The weekly EIA petroleum report showed 1.019 million barrels per day in ethanol production during the week that ended on May 17, a 19,000 bpd...
Soybeans Rally for Midweek Gains, Helped by Meal
Soybeans turned back higher on Wednesday, with contracts up 4 to 10 cents across most months led by the nearbys. Soymeal futures were up $2 to $5.90/ton across most contracts on the midweek session. Soy Oil saw marginal gains of 2 to 7 points in the front months, with deferred...
Cattle Extend Rally to Wednesday
Live cattle ended the Wednesday session with contracts up $1 to $1.50 across the borad. Cash trade this week has been quiet so far, with a few light trades of $192 in the north and $187 in the South, though nothing to establish a trend. The Wednesday Fed Cattle Exchange...

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