** Contact Mark if you want our bids by text or emailed to your phone daily? Elevator Phone# 509-545-5179. Grain futures now trading 17.5 hours a day.
Nov 21 - Wheat & corn futures rallying again with cold Weather over Eastern Europe and Russia. Up 15-20c past 2 days with corn up 13c. Weather forecasts have cold and relatively dry conditions for much of the Central US while the NE will be hit hard. US rail equipment values have dropped from $1.50/bu prem to 10c/bu prem just to get the cars, over the past 60 days. Midwest farmers seeing bids $1 to $1.50/bu better now for their wheat, corn , & beans and they are selling causing basis levels to drop. We in good selling opportunity ranges again. US export sales for week ending Nov 13 about ave with 36 mil bu corn, 18 mil bu beans, & 13 mil bu wheat sales.
Futures markets open 5pm to 5:45am, 45 min break and start again 6:30am til 11:15am PST. Elevator Hours normal again 8 am - 5 pm Mon thru Fri. 8am to 5pm on Saturday Nov15 for corn harvest. Office Hours: 7am - 4:30pm Mon thru Fri.
The Southern Plains, southern Midwest and points east will get some rain Saturday. To the north and northwest, areas of the Plains and Prairies will see a mix of rain and snow Saturday night. » More DTN Weather Commentary