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Feed Grains: Arkansas wheat looking better

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg, July 21 (CNS) – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Friday, July 21. Bids for feed wheat in Saskatchewan are holding steady, according to the latest information from the Prairie Ag Hotwire. Prices are listed at C$3.15 to C$5.10 per bushel. […] Read more

Feed Grains: Corn continues climb, lifted by weather fears

By Commodity News Service Canada July 20 (CNS Canada) – Chicago corn is up 8.5 U.S. cents for both the September and December contracts today to US$3.91 for September and US$4.0475 for December. Prices were lifted on expectations that hot weather will continue and stress crops during the key pollination phase. Feed barley being offered […] Read more


Feed Grains: Feed barley price offerings

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, July 19 (CNS Canada) – Grower price indications released by Prairie Ag Hotwire today show feed barley in Saskatchewan delivered to elevators at C$2.80 to C$3.30 per bushel. Alberta prices were quoted at C$3-C$4.33 per bu. Feed wheat was quoted at C$3.15 to C$5.10 per bu. in Saskatchewan and […] Read more

Feed Grains: Cdn feedlots may be looking for barley alternatives

By Commodity News Service Canada July 18 (CNS Canada) – The domestic barley market appears set to go through some adjustments, amid reports of rising barley prices and dry conditions in Saskatchewan and Alberta. Drought in North Dakota and Montana is compounding the issue. Some analysts now wonder how long before imports of dried distillers […] Read more


Feed Grains: Alberta feed barley, wheat prices jump

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Monday, July 17. Bids for feed barley in Saskatchewan are up 20 cents during the past week, according to the latest information from the Prairie Ag Hotwire. Prices are listed at C$2.80 to C$3.30 […] Read more

Feed grains: US corn yields expected to be lower

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, July 14 (CNS Canada) – US industry group, Planalytics, has cut its projection for corn yields in the US by three bushels an acre to 165, due to unfavorable weather during the growing season. Corn futures at the Chicago Board of Trade were about four to seven cents per […] Read more


Feed Grains: U.S. crop production report estimates lower corn acres

By Commodity News Service Canada July 12 (CNS Canada) – Today’s crop production report by the United States Department of Agriculture shows a decline in the expected acres of corn harvest. The report, issued July 12, estimates harvested acres for corn at 83.5 million acres, a fall from 86.75 acres in 2016. The report did […] Read more



Feed grains: US corn sales plunge

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, July 10 (CNS Canada) – US corn sales dropped to a three-year-low last week, data from the United States Department of Agriculture said. Analysts say increased competition from South America was responsible for the declines. Like other growing regions this year, dry conditions are having an effect on Australia, […] Read more

Feed Grains: FAO Food Price Index rises

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, July 7 (CNS Canada) – The United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Food Price Index, which tracks international food costs, showed an increase of 1.4 per cent on the month and 7.0 per cent on the year in June. Gains in wheat and meat were cited as key […] Read more