2014 Wheat Production Reports have been mailed out. Please Return your signed and completed form by

November 14, 2014

If you plan to have Wheat Insurance for the 2015 crop year be sure to contact your agent by September 30th to discuss your options.  

 AgVantage Spring 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 

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 

2014 Wheat Base/Harvest Price - Michigan


Yield ProtectionBase Price 6.72None 
Revenue ProtectionBase Price 6.72Harvest Price 5.42
Revenue Protection w/Harvest Price ExclusionBase Price 6.72Harvest Price 5.42
GRIPBase Price 6.72Harvest Price 5.42
GRP                                                      Base PriceNone  


Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on August 27, 2014, 02:12:02 PM CDT
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Ag Commentary
Lean Hogs -

Hog futures are higher again today. The front three months showed triple digit gains yesterday, and the October contract is up 90 cents today.

Wheat -

Wheat futures are trading steady to slightly higher in the CBT contracts, KC wheat is higher in the front three contracts.  MPLS is trading

Soybeans -

Soybean futures are currently 3 to 6 cents lower on the day, slipping a bit after a strong finish into the close yesterday. September has see-sawed

Cattle -

Cattle futures are trading mostly lower at midday, down 35 to 92.5 cents from Tuesday.  August feeders are slightly higher. August feeders

Cotton -

Cotton futures are trading higher again at midday, following modest gains on Tuesday.  The October contract is trading at the highest level

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures are currently trading 1 to 2 cents lower. The weekly EIA reports showed stocks of ethanol at 17.3 million barrels.  That is a

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