Arkansas Farm Bureau
Arkansas Farm Bureau
Grain & Soybean Date: March 4, 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 
        at 
    at 
    at 
    at 
  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   
      at   
  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   
      at   
  Today's Arkansas LDP rate for corn is:

Grain Comment



Cotton & Rice  Date: March 4, 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   
      at   
      at   
Today's Arkansas LDP rate for long grain rice is 
medium grain rice is 
Rice Comment



Cattle & Hogs  Date: March 4, 2010

Cattle
As reported by Federal-State Market News, receipts were head at sales in .  Compared with last week, feeder steers .

Steers:
 Medium & Large Frame    to lbs. to
  to lbs. to
  to lbs. to
 Medium & Large Frame    to lbs. to

Heifers:
 Medium & Large Frame    to lbs. to
 Medium & Large Frame    to lbs. to

Slaughter Cows, Boners   to  
Light Weight to
Bulls, Yield Grade       to   lbs.     to  
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: March 4, 2010

Eggs
New York:  Ex. Lg. 129-133; Lg. 127-131; Med. 108-112;
Chicago:  Ex. Lg. 102-110; Lg. 100-108; Med. 89-97;

Eastern Region Turkeys
Hens: 8-16 lbs 80.50
Toms: 16-24 lbs 80.50
 

Delmarva Broilers
U.S. Grade A