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K-State Extension Agronomy E-Update
Drought Monitor
GRAIN BIDS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION .Cash bids are 10 minute delayed. Due to the volatility in the grain futures, we will be buying grains only from 8:30am through 1:00pm of each business day. After 6PM Cash Bids reflect the overnight session from 6PM to 7AM

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Market Snapshot
Quotes are delayed, as of March 24, 2023, 01:06:58 PM CDT or prior.

Cotton Trading Red through Midday
Midday cotton prices are down 53 to 113 points so far for Friday. The May contract is sitting at a 122 point loss from last Friday’s settle. Farm Futures magazine released their acreage survey results, signaling a 15.4% loss to cotton acres. They pegged the 23/24 cotton area at 11.65m...
Hogs Rallying Back for the Weekend
Lean hog prices are trading triple digits higher through Friday with gains of $1.70 to $2.45. The April contract is still at a net $2.45 loss for the week. The National Average Base Hog price for Friday morning was 32 cents lower to $76.18. The 8/22 Lean Hog Index from...
Midday Cattle Off Their Lows
Cattle futures are trading 55 to 92 cents higher through Friday’s midday. The feeder cattle market remains $0.35 to $1.10 in the red past March’s 82 cent gain. USDA confirmed some light cash trade on Thursday matching the sales yesterday. The bulk of action this week has been near $163...
Wheat Market Bouncing Double Digits
The front month wheat futures market is trading with double digit gains. Chicago wheat futures are trading 19 1/4 to 21 1/2 cent gains. KC HRW is trading 23 to 26 cents higher. MPLS spring wheat futures are trading with 18 1/4 to 20 cent gains. Farm Futures estimates wheat...
Friday Bounce for Beans
Soybean futures are trading up by 6 1/4 to 12 cents so far for Friday. The May contract is still down a net 50 cents for the week. Nearby soymeal futures are trading $4.70 to $5.90 higher so far. Soy oil prices are up by 88 to 108 points for...
Corn Bouncing through Friday
Corn is currently trading near the day session’s highs with 5 to 9 1/4 cent gains. That has May contracts in the black for the week. The weekly Ethanol report from USDA had the week’s average prices ranging from $2.03 - $2.15/gl in NE to $2.18 - $2.24/gal in IL,...

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