Grain Prices Illinois Interior Country Elevators
GX_GR113 
Springfield, IL    Fri Feb 23, 2018   USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News

This is Friday's report of the grain prices and trends prepared by 
the USDA and the Illinois Department of Agriculture.

In Northern and Western Illinois country grain dealers quoted shelled 
corn bids were mostly a penny lower. Soybean bids were 3 to 4 cents 
higher.

In Central Illinois country grain dealers quoted shelled corn bids were 
mostly a penny lower. Soybeans were 4 cents higher. 

In the Southern part of the state, shelled corn bids were 3 cents 
higher. Soybeans were up 8 cents. 

Commercial grain prices paid farmers by Interior Illinois Country  
Elevators after 2.00 p.m. today are listed below in dollars per bushel: 
AREA          US 2 CORN    US 1 SOYBEANS   US 2 SOFT WHEAT   
NORTHERN     3.35 - 3.52    9.74 -  9.83    -----------        
WESTERN      3.37   3.43    9.81 -  9.94    -----------        
N. CENTRAL   3.34 - 3.47    9.92 - 10.12    -----------   
S. CENTRAL   3.39 - 3.56    9.86 - 10.04    -----------                    
WABASH       3.48 - 3.60    9.94 - 10.01    -----------
W.S. WEST    3.56 - 3.71   10.04 - 10.21    -----------          
L. Egypt     3.40 - 3.62    9.90 - 10.06    -----------
   
Central Illinois average price: Corn        3.45 (-21 H) 
                                Soybeans    9.99 (-37 H) 
   
   
          CONTRACT BIDS FOR OCT/NOV 2018 DELIVERY 
 AREA           CORN         SOYBEANS     **SOFT WHEAT**  
NORTHERN     3.52 - 3.67    9.63 -  9.88    ---------     	
WESTERN      3.50 - 3.64    9.75 -  9.88    ---------     
N. CENTRAL   3.62 - 3.67    9.88 -  9.98    ---------     
S. CENTRAL   3.62 - 3.72    9.85 -  9.96    --------- 
WABASH       3.67 - 3.72    9.78 -  9.93   4.49 - 4.59 
W.S. WEST    3.60 - 3.70    9.93 - 10.11   4.61 - 4.64           
L.EGYPT      3.42 - 3.66    9.80 -  9.93   4.41 - 4.61
**Wheat bids are for June-July Delivery 2018**

Source: USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News, Springfield, IL 
        Phone: 217-782-4925 SpringField.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_GR113.txt 
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