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Pulse Price Report: Aug. 22, 2017

Crop prices (August 22)

Rio Creek Feed Mill – Algoma

Commodity Price (per bushel) Basis Last Year
Corn $3.06 -0.41 $2.66
Soybeans $8.49 -0.85 $8.89
Wheat $3.24 -0.80 $3.07
Oats $2.05 -0.35 N/A

 

United Cooperative – Denmark

Corn $3.02/bushel -0.45
New-Crop Corn $3.03/bushel -0.58
Wheat $3.31/bushel -0.73

 

Basis: The difference between the local cash price for a commodity and the Chicago cash price (where the Board of Trade sets national futures price).

 

Gas Price Averages

United States: $2.34

United States one year ago: $2.16

Wisconsin: $2.33

Wisconsin one year ago: $2.21

Northern Door: $2.37

Sturgeon Bay: $2.33

Southern Door: $2.30

 

Other Commodities

Gold: $1,291.70/troy ounce

Silver: $17.00/troy ounce

Oil: $47.78/barrel

 

Sources: aaa.com, agweb.com, gasbuddy.com, money.cnn.com

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