Farmers tighten grip on crops

Farmers tighten grip on crops

Cash sales slow to a trickle as crop farmers raise asking prices in response to higher markets.

CASH grain sales have slowed from the torrid pace early in the month as farmers raised asking prices for their crops after markets moved beyond $4/bu. for corn and $10/bu. for soybeans.

At the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), new-crop December corn topped $4.50 last week before sliding back to about $4.40 late in the week, and November soybeans peaked at $10.45 before sliding to around $10.10.

Cash sales continued to trickle i

All access premium subscription

This content requires a subscription to Feedstuffs in order to access. If you are a paid subscriber, use your email and password to Log In now.


Current Feedstuffs Subscribers: Online and mobile access are now included at no charge to you. To read this article, use your subscriber email and password to log-in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account.)


Not Currently a Subscriber: Subscribe NOW to Feedstuffs and receive our print and/or digital publications, enewsletters and premium online content. Visit Feedstuffs.com and click on Subscribe at the top of the page for more information.


SUBSCRIBE NOW https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/Publications.aspx


TO RENEW YOUR SUBSCRIPTION https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/SubscriptionOffers.aspx


Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish