Arkansas Farm Bureau
Arkansas Farm Bureau
Grain & Soybean Date: February 26, 2010

Soybeans

Local Elevators:
() EAST AR:  to
() Summ. to
River Elevators:
() MISS: to  ; AR & White to
() Summ. to
Ark. Processor Bids: ()  to  ()  to
Memphis:  ()  to  ()   to
Riceland Foods:  () Stuttgart  ; Pendleton  ; West Memphis

Chicago Futures: at 
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    at 
    at 
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  Today's Arkansas LDP rate for soybeans is:

Soybean Comment

Wheat
Cash bid for at Memphis   to ;
Bids to farmers at Local Elevators ;
River Elevators ;

Chicago Futures:     at   
    at   
      at   
      at   
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  Today's Arkansas LDP rate for wheat is:

Grain Sorghum
Cash bid for at Memphis   to ;
Bids to farmers at River Elevators ;
Today's Arkansas LDP rate for sorghum is:

Corn
Cash bid for at Memphis    to ;
  at Memphis    to ;
Bids to farmers at River Elevators  to

Chicago Futures:     at   
      at   
      at   
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  Today's Arkansas LDP rate for corn is:

Grain Comment



Cotton & Rice  Date: February 26, 2010


Cotton
Spot Price, Grade 41 Staple 34: Memphis   at  
  Greenwood    at 

New York Futures:     at   
      at   
      at   
      at   
      at   
This week's LDP rate for cotton is  cents
  The estimate for next week is  cents
Cotton Comment

Rice
Long Grain Cash Bid for   to 
   to 

Chicago Futures:     at   
      at   
      at   
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      at   
Today's Arkansas LDP rate for long grain rice is 
medium grain rice is 
Rice Comment



Cattle & Hogs  Date: February 26, 2010

Cattle
As reported by Federal-State Market News, receipts were 3678 head at sales in Hope, Ozark, and Siloam Springs.  Compared with last week, feeder steers were $3 lower .

Steers:
 Medium & Large Frame 1   400 to 450 lbs. 120 to
  500 to 550 lbs. 112.75 to
  600 to 650 lbs. 107.25 to
 Medium & Large Frame 2   450 to 500 lbs. 109.50 to

Heifers:
 Medium & Large Frame 1   500 to 550 lbs. 97.75 to
 Medium & Large Frame 2   450 to 500 lbs. 96.75 to

Slaughter Cows, Boners 46   to   53
Light Weight 36 to 38
Bulls, Yield Grade   1   1000   to   2100 lbs.   56   to   63
Midwest Steers     at     to  
Panhandle Steers     at     to  

Oklahoma City Feeders
Steers to lbs. to
  to lbs. to
Heifers to lbs. to
  to lbs. to

Chicago Futures:
Live Cattle: at
  at
Feeders: at
  at

Cattle Comment

Hogs
Peoria:       at     to  

Chicago Futures: at
  at

Sheep
St. Paul   at     to  

Hogs Comment



Poultry  Date: February 26, 2010

Eggs
New York:  Ex. Lg. ; Lg. ; Med. ;
Chicago:  Ex. Lg. ; Lg. ; Med. ;

Eastern Region Turkeys
Hens:
Toms:
 

Delmarva Broilers
U.S. Grade A
The market tone was steady. Demand entering the weekend was fair to moderate with trading usually limited to regular commitments. Supplies of all sizes were at least adequate to satisfy current trade needs. In production areas live supplies were moderate at mostly desirable weights.