Grain Prices Illinois Interior Country Elevators
GX_GR113 
Springfield, IL    Thu Dec 6, 2018   USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News

This is Thursday's report of the grain prices and trends prepared by 
the USDA and the Illinois Department of Agriculture.

In Northern and Western Illinois country grain dealers quoted shelled 
corn bids were steady to a penny lower. Soybean bids were down 6 to 8 
cents. 

In Central Illinois country grain dealers quoted shelled corn bids were 
2 cents lower. Soybeans were down 2 to 3 cents. 

In the Southern part of the state, shelled corn bids were a penny lower. 
Soybeans were down 6 cents.
                                                                 
Commercial grain prices paid farmers by Interior Illinois Country  
Elevators after 2.00 p.m. today are listed below in dollars per bushel: 
AREA          US 2 CORN    US 1 SOYBEANS   US 2 SOFT WHEAT   
NORTHERN     3.35 - 3.63    8.28 -  8.41   -----------        
WESTERN      3.42 - 3.54    8.29 -  8.47   -----------        
N. CENTRAL   3.38 - 3.61    8.47 -  8.89   -----------   
S. CENTRAL   3.48 - 3.60    8.46 -  8.62   -----------                    
WABASH       3.46 - 3.71    8.51 -  8.69   -----------
W.S. WEST    3.51 - 3.73    8.53 -  8.71   -----------          
L. Egypt     3.42 - 3.63    8.40 -  8.67   -----------
   
Central Illinois average price: Corn       3.49 1/2 (-33 1/2 H) 
                                Soybeans   8.67 1/2 (-42 F) 
   
   
          CONTRACT BIDS FOR JAN 2019 DELIVERY 
 AREA           CORN         SOYBEANS     **SOFT WHEAT**  
NORTHERN     3.39 - 3.65    8.24 -  8.45   ---------     	
WESTERN      3.42 - 3.59    8.36 -  8.59   ---------     
N. CENTRAL   3.43 - 3.62    8.51 -  8.89   ---------     
S. CENTRAL   3.51 - 3.65    8.50 -  8.67   --------- 
WABASH       3.58 - 3.73    8.56 -  8.71   4.81 - 5.06
W.S. WEST    3.55 - 3.81    8.57 -  8.78   4.96 - 5.19        
L.EGYPT      3.50 - 3.66    8.47 -  8.65   4.99 - 5.19            
**Wheat bids are for June-July Delivery 2019**

Source: USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News, Springfield, IL 
        Phone: 217-782-4925 SpringField.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/GX_GR113.txt 
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