St. Joseph, Mo.
Oct. 31, 2018
Report Supplied by USDA

Compared to yesterday, cash bids for wheat and corn were mixed, soybeans were higher and sorghum was lower. Ethanol production for last week totaled 1.059 million barrels per day, showing a 35,000 barrel increase when compared to the week prior. Wheat was 5 cents lower to 8 1/2 cents higher. Corn was 4 cents lower to 9 1/2 cents higher. Soybeans were 1/4 to 23 1/4 cents higher. Sorghum was 2 1/2 cents lower.

Truck Bids

WHEAT: Kansas City (HRW ORD): 5.0325, UP 8.50, yr ago 3.4575-3.4975. Minneapolis: 5.7425, UP 2.75, yr ago 6.2400. Portland (SWW): 6.1000-6.1700, DN 5.00-UNCH, yr ago 5.1300-5.3500. St. Louis (SRW): 4.6000-5.2600, UP 1.00-UP 7.00, yr ago 4.0800-4.2300.

CORN, US No 2 YELLOW: Kansas City: 3.5125-3.5625, UP 4.50, yr ago 3.1125-3.1325. Minneapolis: 3.2325, UP 6.50, yr ago 2.9725. So. Iowa: 3.2825-3.4325, UP 8.50-UP 9.50, yr ago 3.0325-3.1625. Omaha: 3.3100-3.3600, UP 1.00-DN 4.00, yr ago 3.1200-3.1400.

SOYBEANS, US No 1 YELLOW: Kansas City: 7.8900-7.9400, UP 5.50, yr ago 9.4100. Minneapolis: 7.6675, UP 23.25, yr ago  9.1200. So. Iowa:  7.7300-7.8900, UP 13.50-UP 21.50, yr ago 9.3225-9.4625. Cent. Il Processor: 7.7875-8.0975, UP 0.25-UP 7.25, yr ago 9.4925-9.7225.

Futures

 Kansas City Wheat (Dec): 4.9325, DN 1.50, yr ago 4.1575.

Minneapolis Wheat (Dec): 5.6925, DN 2.25, yr ago 6.1400.

Chicago Wheat (Dec): 5.0050, UP 0.75, yr ago 4.1800.

Chicago Corn (Dec): 3.6325, DN 1.50, yr ago 3.4825.

Chicago Soybeans (Nov): 8.3900, UP 5.50, yr ago 9.8100.

Source: USDA-MO Dept. of Ag Market News Service, St. Joseph, MO. Dillan Howe, Market Reporter (816) 676-7000.