St. Joseph, Mo.
April 25, 2018
Report Supplied by USDA

Compared to yesterday, cash bids for grains were higher. Markets gained support today from commercial and noncommercial buying interest. Ethanol manufacturing for week ending April 20th dropped 24,000 barrels to 985,000 barrels per day with stocks at 21.7 million barrels. Wheat was mostly 14 cents higher. Corn was 5 to 8 cents higher. Soybeans were mostly 5 1/4 cents higher.

Truck Bids

WHEAT: Kansas City (HRW ORD): 5.0700, UP 14.50, yr ago 3.7625. Minneapolis: 6.2950, UP 6.75, yr ago 5.5575. Portland (SWW): 5.7200-5.9000, UNCH, yr ago 4.5275-4.7000. St. Louis (SRW): 4.7900-4.9400, UP 14.00, yr ago 3.8700-4.1100.

CORN, US NO 2 YELLOW:  Kansas City: 3.8150, UP 8.25, yr ago 3.3900-3.4400. Minneapolis: 3.4850, UP 5.25, yr ago 3.3900-3.4400. So. Iowa:  3.5950-3.6950, UP 5.25-UP 2.25, yr ago 3.5300-3.5400. Omaha: 3.7100-3.7800, UP 6.00-UP 8.00, yr ago 3.3000-3.4400.

SOYBEANS, US NO 1 YELLOW:  Kansas City: 10.0750-10.1250, UP 5.25, yr ago 9.1775-9.2075. Minneapolis: 9.7650, UP 5.25, yr ago  9.1175. So. Iowa: 9.8650-9.9750, UP 5.25-UP 4.25, yr ago 9.2975-9.3675. Cent. Il Processor: 10.0750-10.2150, UP 5.25, yr ago 9.3575-9.4575.

Futures

Kansas City Wheat (May): 5.0700, UP 14.50, yr ago 4.1225.

Minneapolis Wheat (May): 5.9950, UP 6.75, yr ago 5.3775.

Chicago Wheat (May): 4.8625, UP 13.75, yr ago 4.0775.

Chicago Corn (May): 3.8650, UP 5.25, yr ago  3.5900.

Chicago Soybeans (May): 10.2750, UP 5.25, yr ago 9.4575.

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