Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains and barges during July were 2.25 to 15 cents per bushel lower compared to Friday’s noon bids for the same delivery period.
In the Columbia Basin, alfalfa for domestic and export steady to firm. Trade moderate to active. Demand remains good by domestic and export buyers.
Asking prices for next week are 3 cents higher for Jumbo, 5 cents higher for Extra Large, 8 cents higher for Large and unchanged for Medium and Small.
There was significant volatility throughout the two-week stint with many yearling specials posting new lofty all-time record highs but sharply lower CME futures pressuring the cash market late this last week.
A look at livestock markets around the region.
Compared to last week slaughter lambs were steady to $5 lower, instances $10-20 lower. Slaughter ewes were steady to $3 lower, except at New Holland, Pa., $10-20 higher.
Idaho Falls shipping point prices as of July 16.
Tuesday, July 15, California shell egg market pricces.
Los Angeles terminal prices as of July 15.
Idaho Farm Bureau Intermountain Grain and Livestock Report for Tuesday, July 15.
Portland, Ore., July 15, USDA Market News
Offerings and supplies are light to moderate. Demand is moderate to good.
Bids as of 9:30 a.m. Pacific time; subject to change
Portland, Ore., July 10, USDA Market News