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Announcement:

The Board of Directors has approved the upgrades of the current back dump at Forest City. This will allow for a more positive experience for customers hauling into this location. It will double our current receiving capacity at Forest City.

 

Also we have acquired the ground directly across the street from the Forest City Facility and are looking at more options for future years to come!

 Announcement:

Rickett Grain will be Closed

Fri. Apr. 19th for Good Friday

No Markets this day! 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 
Forest City Rainfall Totals

 

Cash Bids Snapshot (subject to change without notice)
Name Delivery Start Delivery End Basis Cash Price Futures Change
Corn
Soybeans
Wheat

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Quotes retrieved on April 20, 2019, 03:38:51 AM CDT
All grain prices are subject to change at any time.
Cash bids are based on 10-minute delayed futures prices, unless otherwise noted.
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Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on April 20, 2019, 03:38:51 AM CDT
Weather

Forest City, Illinois (61532)

Current Conditions: Clear
Temperature: 41°F Dew point: 24°F
Humidity: 51% Pressure: 29.86 in. Hg
Wind: 8 mph From: North

Forecast

Saturday

Hi: 65°
Lo: 44°
Sunday

Hi: 76°
Lo: 56°
Monday

Hi: 75°
Lo: 53°
Tuesday

Hi: 66°
Lo: 44°
Wednesday

Hi: 65°
Lo: 46°

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Commentary
Corn Market Fractionally Higher on Better Exports -

Corn futures closed 3/4 lower to 1/2 cent higher, with the nearby contracts the firmest. USDA’s weekly Export Sales report showed sharply

Lean Hogs Top $90 In Nearby May Futures -

Lean Hog futures turned cautious, with the exception of nearby May. May was up $1.27 broke the $90 mark. The CME Lean Hog Index was up 40 cents

Cotton Settles Lower on 25% Weekly Export Drop -

Cotton futures closed 61 to 80 points lower on Thursday. The markets will be closed on Friday. USDA reported old crop upland cotton export sales

Soybeans Get Boost from Soy Oil -

Soybean futures settled 1 to 1 3/4 cents higher on position squaring ahead of the 3-day holiday weekend. Meal futures were down $.70/ton but May soy

Wheat Market News and Commentary -

Wheat futures came back from morning weakness but still closed mostly lower. The CHI futures were 2 to 4 cents lower. KC held up better, UNCH to

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed 3/4 lower to 1/2 cent higher, with the nearby contracts the firmest. USDA’s weekly Export Sales report showed sharply

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