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PO Box 759 Rose Hill, NC 28458


  • Grain Procurement Department: 910-289-2100

  • Robbie Montgomery: 910-260-1633

  • George Barkin: 919-601-9478

  • Nicole Giddens: 910-990-0886

  • Kelli Weeks: 910-282-4266

  • David Hull:757-899-0172



What to plant behind wheat - double crop analysis

Beans or Grain Sorghum?  Nick Piggot, Professor and Extension Specialist from NCSU analyzes the economics of both options based on historical yields and current bean/sorghum prices.  Read more here

 

Free risk management workshops for farmers

The Marketing Division of the North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services is planning a series of risk management workshops on “Managing Price Volatility/Identifying Macro Indicators”.  There is no charge for these workshops and the following topics will be covered: Introduction to Grain Hedging, Basis Trading, Cost of Carry, Cotton Futures, Option Trading on Futures and Equities, and macro forces impacting the hedger.

See schedule and registration instructions here (Jan 8, Jan 22, Jan 24, Feb 12, Feb 13, Feb 25, Mar 11, Mar 14)

BASF -- Maximize Wheat Yields

Caramba, the best-in-class Triazole fungicide, shows superior repression of DON levels in wheat grain, thus maximizing yields for growers and providing high quality grain for livestock.

Caramba Fungicide


BAYER -- Increase Wheat Yield

Prosaro fungicide from Bayer CropScience gives farmers powerful activity on both leaf and head diseases for broad spectrum disease control. This superior activity delivers proven yield and quality increases under a wide range of environmental conditions.

More info

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Chart of the Week

Futures
Contract Previous Open High Low Last Change Close
CORN (May) 4.9750 4.9750 5.0125 4.9300 4.9475 -0.0275 4.9475
CORN (July) 5.0350 5.0350 5.0700 4.9875 5.0050 -0.0300 5.0050
CORN (September) 5.0075 5.0075 5.0350 4.9650 4.9825 -0.0250 4.9825
CORN (December) 4.9900 4.9900 5.0150 4.9500 4.9675 -0.0225 4.9675
CORN (March) 5.0650 5.0650 5.0900 5.0300 5.0450 -0.0200 5.0450
CORN (May) 5.1200 5.1175 5.1425 5.0850 5.1025 -0.0175 5.1025
SOYBEANS (May) 15.1875 15.1800 15.3175 15.0400 15.1400 -0.0475 15.1400
SOYBEANS (July) 15.0875 15.0725 15.2100 14.9250 15.0225 -0.0650 15.0225
SOYBEANS (August) 14.2400 14.2125 14.3400 14.1200 14.2050 -0.0350 14.2050
SOYBEANS (September) 12.9975 13.0000 13.1025 12.9500 12.9825 -0.0150 12.9825
SOYBEANS (November) 12.3725 12.3550 12.4450 12.3450 12.3925 0.0200 12.3925
SOYBEANS (January) 12.4225 12.3925 12.4925 12.3925 12.4425 0.0200 12.4425
SOYBEAN MEAL (May) 491.0 490.5 495.9 484.6 488.3 -2.7 488.3
SOYBEAN MEAL (July) 479.8 479.2 485.0 474.7 478.0 -1.8 478.0
SOYBEAN MEAL (August) 448.8 448.2 453.4 444.7 447.4 -1.4 447.4
SOYBEAN MEAL (September) 418.3 422.0 423.0 416.5 418.6 0.3 418.6
SOYBEAN MEAL (October) 386.5 387.3 391.0 386.9 388.5 2.0 388.5
SOYBEAN MEAL (December) 383.6 383.3 388.3 382.6 386.2 2.6 386.2
LIVE CATTLE (April) 145.750 145.750 145.750 143.800 144.200 -1.550 144.200
LIVE CATTLE (June) 135.625 135.625 135.750 134.100 134.375 -1.250 134.375
LIVE CATTLE (August) 133.550 133.475 133.650 132.300 132.825 -0.725 132.825
LEAN HOGS (May) 122.875 121.700 123.750 121.700 123.500 0.625 123.500
LEAN HOGS (June) 123.775 123.250 125.500 122.975 124.825 1.050 124.825
LEAN HOGS (July) 121.650 121.350 123.400 120.925 123.075 1.425 123.075
FEEDER CATTLE (April) 179.250 178.675 178.975 178.550 178.550 -0.700 178.550
FEEDER CATTLE (May) 179.900 179.450 179.750 178.000 178.050 -1.850 178.050
FEEDER CATTLE (August) 182.975 182.475 182.800 181.100 181.400 -1.575 181.400
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