Grain Prices Illinois River Barge Points

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Springfield, IL     Thu, Apr 17, 2014     USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News

***No report for Friday, April 18, due to the holiday.***

Illinois River Barge Terminals Producer Bids/Basis

            Bids ($/bu)    Change (¢/bu)        Basis            Change

          Cash Price      South of Peoria
Corn      4.9475-5.0075   DN 2.75-DN 4.75    OptK to 6K        UNCH-DN 2
Soybeans  15.0900-15.1900 DN 4.75-DN 6.75    -5K to 5K         UNCH-DN 2
Wheat     NA              NA                 NA                NA
Contract Bids for Fall 2014 Delivery
Corn      4.7175-4.7575   DN 2.25-DN 3.25    -25Z to -21Z      UNCH-DN 1
Soybeans  12.2425-12.2825 UP 2               -15X to -11X      UNCH
* Wheat   6.6900-6.7200   UP 3.75-DN 0.25    -30N to -27N      UNCH-DN 4

          Cash Price      North of Peoria
Corn      4.9575-4.9775   DN 1.75-DN 2.75    1K to 3K          UP 1-UNCH
Soybeans  15.0000-15.1800 DN 13.75-DN 4.75   -14K to 4K        DN 9-UNCH                       
Wheat     NA              NA                 NA                NA

Contract Bids for Fall 2014 Delivery
Corn      4.6975-4.7175   DN 2.25            -27Z to -25Z      UNCH
Soybeans  12.2125-12.2525 UP 2               -18X to -14X      UNCH
* Wheat   6.7400-6.8100   UP 3.75            -25N to -18N      UNCH

* Wheat bids for June/July 2014 delivery

Chicago Board of Trade month symbols: F January, G February, H March, J April,
K May, M June, N July, Q August, U September, V October, X November, Z December

Source: USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News Service, Springfield, IL
        David Humphreys  217-782-4925
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