Minneapolis Cash Grain
MS_GR110
Minneapolis, MN    Thu Mar 08, 2018    USDA Market News

Minneapolis Daily CASH Grain Report

Actual wheat receipts on the exchange floor:
Today's were 50 cars which included 1 train.
Last year's were 134 cars which included 3 trains.

Minneapolis Daily Exchange Grain Prices Delivered Chicago/Beyond: Spot
No. 1 Northern/Dark Northern Spring Wheat 12 to 15 pct protein wheat was
4.75 to 24.75 cents higher from 7.6975-8.0475.  The Spring Wheat basis
was steady to 20 cents higher.

***PLEASE NOTE: Prices prior to Jan 4, 2010 were for Minneapolis beyond; the
provided freight rate differential to Minneapolis is for Minneapolis unload.

Only the spot wheat/durum rail market is being quoted delivered Chicago/Beyond.
The to-arrive wheat is truck delivered and on a Minneapolis or Duluth based market.

NOTE: The 13.5 and 14.5 pct protein category will be added on days when it can
more clearly represent the value of the 14's.

Prices Reflect No. 1 Milling Quality Only.  Milling Quality is defined as
300 or better Falling Numbers; 58 lbs or better test weight; 13.5 pct or less
Moisture; 1.5 Pct or less Damage; 1.5 Pct or less Dockage and 2.0 ppm or less
vomitoxin.
           RAIL - Spot           Change              TRUCK
Wheat on MGEX Floor/Delivered Chicago/Beyond       20 Day To-Arrive
US 1 Milling DNS/NS Wheat                             Mpls    Dul
  11 Pct   No Quote              - -                   - -    - -
  12 Pct   No Quote              - -                    - -   - -
  13 Pct   No Quote              - -                 6.1475   - -
  14 Pct     7.6975-7.8475       up 19.75-24.75      6.3975   - -
  15 Pct     7.9475-8.0475       up 9.75-4.75        6.4975   - -
  16 Pct   No Quote              - -                   - -    - -
  17 Pct   No Quote              - -                   - -    - -
    *Train

Balance Spring Wheat - 13 pct
  US 1     No Quote              - -
  US 2     No Quote              - -
  US 3     No Quote              - -
Balance Spring Wheat - 14 pct
  US 1     No Quote              - -
  US 2     No Quote              - -
  US 3     No Quote              - -
Balance Spring Wheat - 15 pct
  US 1     No Quote              - -
  US 2     No Quote              - -
  US 3     No Quote              - -
 *Train
The Balance Spring Wheat does not meet domestic milling specifications
and is traded at a basis price with market discounts on other grade
factors.
US 1 Hard Red Winter Wheat                            Mpls
  10 Pct   No Quote              - -
  11 Pct   No Quote              - -                 5.8825
  12 Pct   No Quote              - -                 5.9825
  13 Pct   No Quote              - -                 5.9825
  14 Pct   No Quote              - -

Milling Durum:     0  Cars traded with 0 at the Top
 Choice MilNo Quote              - -
 Balance MiNo Quote              - -
 Terminal -No Quote              - -
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
The following information is quoted Minneapolis, NOT Chicago/Beyond.

           RAIL - Spot           Change            TRUCK-To-Arrive
Rye:                                                  Mpls
 US 1 PlumpNo Quote              - -                 4.5000
 US 2      No Quote              - -                 4.5000

Barley:
 US 2 Feed
 Dul       No Quote              - -                   - -
 Mpls        2.8500B             unch                2.8500

US 2 Yellow Corn
 Mpls      No Bid                - -                    - -
More corn bids:  L/H Apr 3.525; May 3.585; Jun 3.575; Jul 3.605;
 Aug 3.55 Oct 3.4825.

US 1 Yellow Soybeans
 Mpls     No Bid                 - -
More soybean bids:  L/H Apr 10.02; May 10.08; Jun 10.15; Jul 10.21;
 Aug 10.205; Oct 9.83.

Oats:                                              TRUCK 20 Day To-Arrive
 US 2 or Better                                      2.8000 - 3.1000
           No Quote              - -               RAIL 20 Day To-Arrive
                                                     2.8000 - 3.1000
Malting Barley - 2.0 ppm or less vomitoxin
 Robust   70 Pct Btr Plump
           No Quote              - -                    - -**

**To-Arrive Malting barley is Rail delivered Minneapolis for 1.0 ppm
   vomitoxin with discounts to apply.
                 Mpls=Minneapolis  Dul=Duluth  N=Nominal  R/O= River Open
                  A=Asked  B=Bid   NB=No Bid   NQ=No Quote   NC=New Crop

Jan 2018 AVERAGES
Average prices are for spot market unless otherwise denoted.
MGEX wheat/Delivered Chicago/Beyond
 No 1 DNS Wheat      13% protein 7.0990
                     14% protein 7.4092
                     15% protein 8.2540
 No 1 Hard Amber Durum           No Quote
Minneapolis Based Price
 Rye                 Spot        No Quote
                     To-Arrive   4.5000
 No 2 Yellow Corn                No Quote
 No 2 Heavy Oats                 2.8963
 No 3 or better Malting Barley   4.8500
 No 2 Feed Barley                2.6500
 No 1 Yellow Soybeans            No Quote

Source:    USDA Market News Service, Minneapolis, MN
           612-370-3258 Minnesota.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
           24 hour price information 612-370-3260
           www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/ms_gr110.txt
           www.ams.usda.gov/lpsmarketnewspage


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