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We will be closed Saturday April 20th in observance of Easter.

New Hours of Operation beginning April 27th:  Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.  We will be closed on Saturday's at the Hardware Store, Feedmill, Elevator and the Office.  The Service Station will remain open on Saturday from 8:00 am to Noon.  These hours will be adjusted during our seasonal busy times. 

We buy grain only while the markets are open.  They are open Monday thru Friday from 8:30 am to 1:15 pm.
 


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In 1906 the first caterpillar tractor powered by gasoline engine was produced by Holt Company


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Ellis and Riga Delivery Cash   Basis    
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@KW - HARD RED WINTER WHEAT - KCBT
  High Low Last Chg
May 406'0 403'6 405'6 1'2
Jul 413'2 410'6 412'6 1'2
Sep 423'0 420'4 422'2 1'2
 
@C - CORN - CBOT
  High Low Last Chg
May 346'2 345'2 346'0 -0'6
Jul 355'4 354'4 355'2 -0'6
Sep 363'6 363'0 363'6 -0'4
 
@S - SOYBEANS - CBOT
  High Low Last Chg
May 856'6 854'4 856'0 0'6
Jul 870'2 868'2 869'2 0'4
Aug 876'0 874'2 875'2 0'4
 
@LE - LIVE CATTLE - CME
  High Low Last Chg
Apr 128.500 126.400 126.925 - 1.550
Jun 121.300 118.175 118.550 - 2.775
 
@GF - FEEDER CATTLE - CME
  High Low Last Chg
May 149.475 146.075 146.375 - 3.100
Aug 159.650 156.275 156.650 - 2.975
Sep 160.775 157.450 157.725 - 2.975
 
@HE - LEAN HOGS - CME
  High Low Last Chg
May 89.200 87.375 89.000 1.350
Jun 93.125 91.550 92.750 0.400

Emerging Soybean Pathogens
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 12:10PM CDT
Taproot decline and red crown rot are two fairly new soybean diseases that may be unfamiliar to Midwest farmers.
The Pest Post
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 11:20AM CDT
Effective management of black cutworm requires diligence. There are typically three generations of black cutworm each year, though this varies depending on latitude.
Ag's HR Coach
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 2:45PM CDT
Here are five practices you can implement with relatively low cost and investment of time to help keep an employee engaged.
EPA to Revisit Chlorpyrifos Petition
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 11:31AM CDT
A federal appeals court ordered the EPA to make a decision on chlorpyrifos objections by July 18.


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Sunrise: 6:46 Sunset: 8:23
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DTN Weather Summary
Rain Thursday in Delta, Ohio Valley
Bryce Anderson (Bio) – DTN Meteorologist

Rain will cover the Delta and Ohio Valley Thursday with widespread interruptions to fieldwork and planting. We'll also see periods of light rain in the western Midwest with associated fieldwork disruption. » More DTN Weather Commentary

Posted at 1:08PM Wed Apr 24, 2019 CDT

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The EPA is moving on a rule to allow year-round E15 sales and to reform the biofuels credits market.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 11:46AM CDT


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Editorial Staff
Thursday, April 18, 2019 1:55PM CDT
DTN's weekly spot price for domestic distillers dried grains was lower on average at $134 per ton.
Monday, April 15, 2019 11:21AM CDT
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