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Pricing

2014 Corn Base Price - Michigan
 

Yield ProtectionBase Price4.62None 
Revenue ProtectionBase Price4.62Volatility Factor.20 
Revenue Protection w/Harvest Price ExclusionBase Price4.62Volatility Factor.20
ARPIBase Price4.62Volatility Factor.20 
ARPNone   




2014 Soybean Base Price - Michigan
(Harvest Price set October 31st)

Yield ProtectionBase Price11.36 None 
Revenue ProtectionBase Price11.36 Harvest Price 
Revenue Protection w/Harvest Price ExclusionBase Price11.36 Harvest Price 
ARPIBase Price11.36 Harvest Price 
ARPNone   



2014 Wheat Base/Harvest Price - Michigan

 

Yield ProtectionBase Price None 
Revenue ProtectionBase Price Harvest Price 
Revenue Protection w/Harvest Price ExclusionBase Price Harvest Price 
GRIPBase Price Harvest Price 
GRP                                                      Base PriceNone  

 

Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on July 29, 2014, 05:53:02 PM CDT
Local Weather

Ithaca, Michigan (48847)

Current Conditions: Partly Cloudy
Temperature: 69°F Dew point: 58°F
Humidity: 68% Pressure: 29.93 in. Hg
Wind: 6 mph From: Southwest

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Ag Commentary
Soybeans -

Soybean futures closed 10 to 15 cents lower on the day.  Trader talk is that only 94,009 MT of soybeans were sold during this weeks Chinese

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed 5 to 6 cents lower. The front month Sept 14 contract was the weakest. Trader talk is that 46% of the second crop corn

Cotton -

Cotton futures closed 72 to 92 points lower on the day.   Cert stocks dropped to 113,374 bales, with 2,505 decerts and 0 new

Corn -

Corn futures closed 5 to 6 cents lower. The front month Sept 14 contract was the weakest. Trader talk is that 46% of the second crop corn

Wheat -

Wheat futures closed 10 to 14 cents lower on the day.  French wheat futures on MATIF sank today, and the US market followed. Scouts on the

Cattle -

Cattle futures settled $0.20 lower to $0.07 higher.   Feeders settled $1.32 to $1.42 higher.  Wholesale beef prices set

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