Spring Base Price Discovery is underway. As of February 22, corn is $3.95/bu with a .15 volatility. Soybeans are currently $10.12/bu with a .14 volatility. Popcorn is $0.1699 with a volatility of .15.
Mike Silver of Kokomo Grain presented his Grain Market Update at our meeting on February 15. If you could not attend, please click here to view the slideshow of his presentation. There is also an informative handout that accompanied the meeting agenda. Click here for the handout.
Ivy Tech and Kokomo Grain are presenting 5 free seminars on Tuesdays starting January 30 about current topics in agriculture. For more information, click here.
Harvest Price Discovery is complete. The prices are set as follows: Corn - $3.49/bu (19% vol.), Soybeans - $9.75/bu (16% vol.) and Popcorn - $0.1501/lb (19% vol.).
As of September 14, the Base Projected Price for Wheat in 2018 is set at $5.02/bu with a volatility of 0.17.
Congratulations to the Brubaker and Kingery families for their Hoosier Homestead honors at the 2017 Indiana State Fair. For a complete list of recipients, click here.
The 2018 Projected Price for Canola has been released. It is $0.187/pound with a volatility factor of 0.13.