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Arkansas Farm Bureau
Grain & Soybean Date: November 28, 2012

Comments will be limited on today's market report and we will not have a report tomorrow (Jan. 29, 2012) due to State Convention.

Soybeans

Local Elevators:
(Nov) EAST AR:  1419 to 1458
(NC) Summ. 1456 to - - -
River Elevators:
(Nov) MISS: 1479 to 1492 ; AR & White 1421 to 1465
(NC) Summ. 1446 to 1491
Ark. Processor Bids: (Nov) 1446 to 1466  (NC) 1466 to - - -
Memphis:  (Nov) 1491 1/4 to 1496 1/4 (NC)  1295 to - - -
Riceland Foods:  (Nov) Stuttgart - - - ; Pendleton - - - 
 (NC) Stuttgart - - - ; Pendleton - - - 

Chicago Futures: Jan down 3 at  1446 1/4
  March  down  2 1/2  at  1435
  May down 3 3/4  at  1410 1/2
  July down 5 1/4  at  1401 3/4
  Aug down 4 1/4  at  1377 3/4
  Today's Arkansas LDP rate for soybeans is:

Soybean Comment

Wheat
Cash bid for November at Memphis  906 to - - -;
Bids to farmers at Local Elevators 848-863;
River Elevators 853-873;

Chicago Futures: Dec up  at  876 
  March up 2 3/4  at  891 1/4 
  May up  2 1/2  at  897 3/4 
  July up  at  887 1/2 
  Sept up  at  892 
  Today's Arkansas LDP rate for wheat is:

Grain Sorghum
Cash bid for November at Memphis  1242 to 1250;
Bids to farmers at River Elevators 1161-1233;
Today's Arkansas LDP rate for sorghum is:

Corn
Cash bid for November at Memphis   793 1/4 to 795 1/4;
  New Crop at Memphis   630 3/4 to - - -;
Bids to farmers at River Elevators  764 to 790

Chicago Futures: Dec up  1/4  at  760 1/4 
  March unchanged  - - -  at  764 
  May up  1/2  at  762 
  July up  1/2  at  753 
  Today's Arkansas LDP rate for corn is:

Grain Comment



Cotton & Rice  Date: November 28, 2012


Cotton
Spot Price, Grade 41 Staple 34: Memphis up 11 at  6963
  Greenwood up  11 at 6963

New York Futures: Dec up  19  at  7123 
  March up  11  at  7263 
 May up  17  at  7345 
 July up  14  at  7432 
 Oct up  13  at  7603 
This week's LDP rate for cotton is  0 cents
  The estimate for next week is  0 cents
Cotton Comment

Rice
Long Grain Cash Bid for  Nov - - -  to  - - -
  NC - - -  to  - - -

Chicago Futures: Nov up  10 1/2  at  1519 
 Jan up  11  at  1550 1/2 
 March up  11  at  1579 
 May up  10 1/2  at  1600 
 July up  10 1/2  at  1549 1/2 
Today's Arkansas LDP rate for long grain rice is 
medium grain rice is 
Rice Comment



Cattle & Hogs  Date: November 28, 2012

Cattle
As reported by Federal-State Market News, receipts were 482 head at sales in Conway.  Compared with last week, feeder steers - - - .

Steers:
 Medium & Large Frame 1   400 to 450 lbs. 165.00 to - - -
  500 to 550 lbs. 151.00 to - - -
  600 to 650 lbs. 139.00 to - - -
 Medium & Large Frame 2   400 to 450 lbs. 154.00 to - - -

Heifers:
 Medium & Large Frame 1   500 to 550 lbs. 132.00 to - - -
 Medium & Large Frame 2   400 to 450 lbs. 132.00 to - - -

Slaughter Cows, Boners 70.00   to   76.00
Light Weight 52.00 to 57.00
Bulls, Yield Grade   1   1000   to   2000 lbs.   80.00   to   85.50
Midwest Steers   were   at   - - -   to   - - -
Panhandle Steers   were   at   - - -   to   - - -

Oklahoma City Feeders
Steers 450 to 500 lbs. 172.00 to 185.25
  500 to 550 lbs. 162.00 to 172.50
Heifers 450 to 500 lbs. 144.00 to 155.00
  500 to 600 lbs. 139.00 to 151.00

Chicago Futures:
Live Cattle: Dec down 55 at 12782
  Feb down 67 at 13165
Feeders: Jan down 85 at 14607
  March down 60 at 14930

Cattle Comment

Hogs
Peoria: were $3.50 higher to $.50     lower   at   50.50   to   52.50

Chicago Futures: Dec up 145 at 8382
  Feb up 85 at 8757

Hogs Comment



Poultry  Date: November 28, 2012

Eggs
New York:  Ex. Lg. 138-142; Lg. 136-140; Med. 111-115;
Chicago:  Ex. Lg. 131-139; Lg. 80-84; Med. 63-69;

National Turkeys
Hens: 8-16 lbs 106.15
Toms: 16-24 lbs 108.52
 

Delmarva Broilers
U.S. Grade A
Whole broiler/fryers are firm. Offerings of all sizes are light to adequate for current trade needs. Demand is mostly moderate for mid-week trading. Market activity is moderate. In production areas, live supplies are moderate at mixed, but mostly desirable weights.

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