Cash Bids
Name Delivery Start Delivery End Cash Price Futures Change
Quotes are delayed, as of March 02, 2021, 07:32:44 AM CST 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.

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 are delayed, as of March 02, 2021, 07:32:44 AM CST or prior.

Commentary
Wheat Futures Higher in Turnaround Tuesday Attempt
Wheat futures markets are 6 to 9 cents higher this morning. They had begun the new trade month with Monday losses. SRW futures ended 6 to 11 1/4 cents weaker with May contracts at $6.50 1/4. HRW prices closed down 8 to 10 1/2 cents. The new crop SRW/HRW spread...
Corn Down 2 to 3 Cents Overnight
Additional selling overnight has corn 2 to 3 cents lower to start the Tuesday session. Front month corn futures ended the session 8 to 9 1/4 cents weaker. March closed yesterday at the low of $5.47 1/2. New crop contracts ended 2 to 3 3/4 cents weaker, eating into some...
Cattle Futures Back Off But Maintain Premium to Cash
At the close on Monday, finished cattle futures were 20 cents to $1.02 weaker, with April now $118.97. Cash cattle sales are generally quiet early in the week and are yet to establish. Last week’s business was near $114 – firm with the previous two weeks. Feeder futures also pulled...
Soybean Futures Lower, Recover As Dollar Rally Fades
Soybeans start the Tuesday session 3 to 6 cents per bushel lower. Yesterday, front month soybean futures ended the first trade day of the month 10 1/2 to 13 cents in the red. A stronger US dollar was a bearish influence yesterday and last night, but the currency has faded...
Hogs Higher and Cutout Futu5res Soar
Afternoon lean hog trading faded the early session highs, but hogs still ended in the black with 57 to 77 cent gains. April hog futures ended at $87.72, and May at $89.57. The CME Lean Hog Index was $80.70 on the 25 th , up from $79.95. USDA’s National Average...
Cotton Futures Begin Tuesday in Bear Territory
Cotton futures are 35 to 56 points lower to start the potential Turnaround Tuesday session after a strong start to the week. At the close on Monday, front month cotton futures were 274 to 275 points higher. March ended at 90.26 cents/lb on Monday with 6 trade days left and...

Market Snapshot
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Todd Gleason Closing Market Report


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Current Conditions Fog
Temperature 22°F
Dew Point 19°F
Pressure 30.34 in. Hg
Humidity 88%
Wind 4 mph
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