ANNOUNCEMENTS

FYI: Deb will be on vacation the week of May 23. Should you need assistance, Cheryl will be available.

The office will be CLOSED Monday, May 30 for the Memorial Day holiday.

Prentice Information
Our main location is at 2303 Elevator Avenue, Ashland, Illinois. We also have facilities at Philadelphia, Strawns Crossing, and Tallula.
If we can help you with your grain, feed, or seed needs, please call our toll free number 1-800-255-8659 or 217-476-3516. Email address is prenticeev@casscomm.com.  Prentice Elevator is a dealer for Kent Feeds along with Asgrow, Dekalb, Burrus and Stine seeds. There are many seed varieties that we can order and early-order discounts may apply.
Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on May 25, 2016, 11:35:38 PM CDT
Illinois USDA Newswire

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Local Weather

Ashland, Illinois (62612)

Current Conditions: Clear
Temperature: 73°F Dew point: 66°F
Humidity: 79% Pressure: 29.96 in. Hg
Wind: 11 mph From: South

Forecast

Wednesday

Hi: 83°
Lo: 69°
Thursday

Hi: 88°
Lo: 69°
Friday

Hi: 82°
Lo: 67°
Saturday

Hi: 80°
Lo: 65°
Sunday

Hi: 83°
Lo: 64°

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Specialty Crops

                                          2016-17 Season Specialty Crops

 

                                            Premiums

Pioneer 1319                           40c

Becks 6272                              40c

Pioneer 0928                           40c

Agrigold 6499                          40c

Mixed HE                                  30c

All NON GMO                            20c

Call Jim for details           Growers call soon!

 

 

 

Commentary
Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed the midweek trade with gains from 5 1/2 to 7 1/4 cents. Dec16 corn finished at its highest daily close since October 13 and is

Cotton -

Cotton futures finished the session 12 points lower to 9 points higher, with the most strength in Dec16 cotton. The Dec16 contract has now closed

Lean Hogs -

Hog futures settled a dime to 50 cents higher, led by front month Jun16 hogs. That contract closed higher two consecutive days for the first time

Cattle -

Live cattle futures ended the day 15 to 22.5 cents higher, with most heavily traded Aug16 cattle the strongest. Feeders closed mostly 57.5 cents to

Wheat -

Wheat futures settled 1 3/4 to 4 1/2 cents higher in CHI and KC, but fractionally mixed in MPLS. The National Weather Center in Kiev expects 2016/17

Soybeans -

Soybean futures gained 22 1/4 to 30 3/4 cents on Wednesday, led by front month Jul16 beans. The gain in Nov16 beans followed five consecutive daily

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