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Quotes retrieved on December 02, 2020, 12:36:27 PM CST
All grain prices are subject to change at any time.
Cash bids are based on 10-minute delayed futures prices, unless otherwise noted.

Attention to All Customers and Visitors

Due to the current Covid-19 situation, we will be limiting access to our offices to employees and contractors only.

Please call our offices if there is anything you need, but do not visit in person.  We will facilitate any needs you have while keeping any contact to a minimum.

Elkhart - 217-947-2751     Mt Pulaski - 217-792-5711

During harvest we plan to be open at 7:00 AM Monday-Friday, 7:30 AM on Saturday, and 12:00 noon - 5:00PM on Sunday.  Closing times will be location by location. 

 However, we are available on our mobile phones if you need anything after hours.

Paul Crombie - 217-306-2144

Todd Farris - 217-306-3549

Mark Maxheimer - 217-306-2103


We appreciate your help and understanding and will update as the situation changes. 




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.

 Do you farm ground affected by Lake Fork Ditch?
Click here to view the USGS (United States Geological Survey) webpage which measures gage height and water flow through Lake Fork at Rt 54. 

Futures Quotes
Quotes retrieved on December 02, 2020, 12:36:27 PM CST

Hogs Slipping at Midday
Wednesday’s pullback has midday futures prices 32 to 82 cents weaker so far. The CME Lean Hog Index for Nov 30 was down another 14 cents at $66.67. USDA’s National Average Morning Base Hog price for Wednesday was $56.42, down by 34 cents. Pork Cutout futures are also in the...
Cotton Working Lower at Midday
Cotton futures are trading lower at midday with 7 to 18 point drops so far. In Delivery Dec futures are down 58 points to 70.01 cents. The dollar is weaker on the day so far. ICE announced another 17 deliveries against Dec, MTD deliveries are now at 292 contracts. USDA’s...
Corn Futures Recovering at Midday
After trading in the red early for the midweek session, futures have climbed back into positive territory with midday gains of 1 3/4 to 3 3/4 cents. EIA’s weekly ethanol production report showed a 16,000 bpd decrease in production from week to week as producers averaged 974k bpd on the...
Double Digit Gains for Wednesday Wheat
Hard selling earlier in the week is leading to a midweek dead cat bounce. CBT wheat futures are trading with 9 1/2 to 13 1/4 cent gains. KC HRW is back up by 12 1/4 to 14 1/2 cents. Spring wheat futures on the MGE are 6 to 8 1/4...
Soy Market Continues Lower
Soybeans are trading with losses of 3 1/2 to 5 cents at midday. Soybean meal futures are $1.80 to $1.90 weaker so far. BO futures are within 5 points of UNCH. CME said there were 100 deliveries against December soy oil. Open interest as of Tuesday was 1,921 contracts for...
Cattle Complex Mixed at Midday
Live cattle futures are 10 to 27 cents stronger at midday, save for a 15 cent dip in December. Feeder cattle on the other hand are in the red so far, with 7 to 25 cent drops. March contracts are UNCH. The 11/30 CME Feeder Cattle Index was $140.30, up...

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