Grain prices Quoted March 21 , 2006
From a fairly large grain elevator in
N.W. North Dakota
- Corn_______________$1.50/ bushel__ ( 56 lbs. )
- Feed Barley_________$1.30/ bushel__
( 48 lbs. )
- Winter Wheat________$3.18/bushel__
( 60 lbs.)
- Spring Wheat________$3.67/bushel___( 60 lbs.)
For those interested in bio-diesel
- Soybeans___________$ 4.60/bushel__
( 60 lbs. )
- Canola _____________$9.45/cwt. ____(
100 lbs )
- Sunflowers (oil) ______$8.00/cwt.____( 100
We live only about 200 mi. from the geographical center of N. America,
so shipping is expensive no matter which direction you go. That is why we can't get as much money for what we raise out here.
The closer you get to river or ocean grain terminals, the more the grain is worth.
about ethanol on the Robert Warren Forum; "PRICELESS" Mark W. : Mark & Mary Wold, from the Forum.