Portland Daily Grain Report

April 5

Bids as of noon Pacific time; subject to change.

May wheat futures trended 3 to 8.25 cents per bushel lower compared to Thursday’s noon closes.

Bids for US 1 Soft White Wheat delivered to Portland in unit trains and barges for April delivery ordinary protein trended steady to five cents per bushel lower compared to Thursday’s noon bids for the same delivery period.

Some exporters were not issuing bids for nearby delivery. Bids for guaranteed maximum 10.5 percent protein trended steady to five cents per bushel lower compared to Thursday’s noon bids for the same delivery period.

Some exporters are not issuing bids for nearby delivery.

Bids for 11.5 percent US 1 Hard Red Winter Wheat for April delivery trended 8.25 cents per bushel lower compared to Thursday’s noon bids for the same delivery period. Some exporters were not issuing bids for nearby delivery.

Bids for 14 percent protein US 1 Dark Northern Spring Wheat for April delivery trended 4.75 cents per bushel lower compared to Thursday’s noon bids for the same delivery period. Some exporters were not issuing bids for nearby delivery.

Bids for US 2 Yellow Corn delivered full coast in 110 car shuttle trains for April delivery trended 2.75 to 12.75 cents per bushel lower compared to Thursday’s noon bids for the same delivery period. Some exporters were not issuing bids for nearby delivery.

Bids for US 1 Yellow Soybeans delivered full coast in 110 car shuttle trains for April delivery were not available as most exporters were not issuing bids for nearby delivery.

According to the Portland Merchant’s Exchange, there were 31 grain vessels in Columbia River ports today, with six docked.

All bids in dollars per bushel

US 1 Soft White Wheat — delivered by Unit Trains and Barges

Ordinary protein

Apr: 5.9000-6.0000 unch-dn 5.00

May: 5.9000-6.0300 unch-dn 2.00

Jun: 5.9000-6.0300 unch

Jul: 5.7300-5.8200 unch

Aug: NC 5.6000-5.7500 unch

Guaranteed maximum 10.5 pct protein

Apr: 5.9000-6.0000 unch-dn 5.00

May: 5.9000-6.0000 unch-dn 5.00

Jun: 5.9000-5.9500 unch-dn 5.00

Jul: 5.7500-5.8000 unch

Aug: NC 5.6000-5.7500 unch

US 1 White Club Wheat — delivered by Unit Trains and Barges

Ordinary protein

Apr: 5.9000-6.0000 unch-dn 5.00

Guaranteed maximum 10.5 pct protein

Apr: 5.9000-6.0000 unch-dn 5.00

US 1 Hard Red Winter Wheat — (Exporter bids-falling numbers of 300 or better)

Ordinary protein: 5.8025-6.1025 dn 8.25

11 pct protein: 5.9425-6.2425 dn 8.25

11.5 pct protein

Apr: 6.0125-6.3125 dn 8.25

May: 5.9125-6.2125 dn 8.25

Jun: 5.7800-6.1800 dn 7.25

Jul: 5.2300-5.6300 dn 7.25

Aug: NC 5.3400-5.4900 dn 7.00

12 pct protein: 6.0125-6.3125 dn 8.25

13 pct protein: 6.0125-6.3125 dn 8.25

US 1 Dark Northern Spring Wheat (with a minimum of 300 falling numbers, a maximum of 0.5 part per million vomitoxin, and a maximum of one percent total damage)

13 pct protein: 6.0750-6.3950 dn 4.75

14 pct protein

Apr: 6.2750-6.4250 dn 4.75

May: 6.2750-6.4250 dn 4.75

Jun: 6.4575-6.4675 dn 4.75

Jul: 6.3175-6.4175 dn 4.75

Aug: NC 6.2225-6.3725 dn 4.50

15 pct protein: 6.2750-6.4750 dn 4.75

16 pct protein: 6.2750-6.5550 dn 4.75

US 2 Yellow Corn

Shuttle trains-Delivered full coast Pacific Northwest-BN

Apr: 4.8250-4.8750 dn 2.75-12.75

May: 4.7250-4.7450 dn 2.75

Jun: 4.5600-4.6500 dn 10.25-2.25

Jul: 4.5600-4.6300 dn 10.25-4.25

Aug: NA

Sep: NA

US 1 Yellow Soybeans

Shuttle trains-Delivered full coast Pacific Northwest-BN

Apr: NA

May: NA

Jun: 9.8000-9.8200 dn 9.50-7.50

Jul: 9.8400-9.8700 dn 10.50-7.50

Aug: 9.8775-9.8975 dn 7.75-5.75

Sep: NA

US 2 Heavy White Oats ** 3.7750 unch

** Not well tested.

Exporter Bids Portland Rail/Barge Feb 2019

Averages in Dollars per bushel

US 1 Soft White by Unit Trains and Barges: 6.3600

US 1 Hard Red Winter (Ordinary protein): 6.4000

US 1 Hard Red Winter (11.5% protein): 6.2100

US 1 Dark Northern Spring (14% protein): 6.7000

California Weekly Grain Report

April 4

Paid by feed manufacturers and other users, delivered plant or receiving station. All prices are offers for prompt shipment unless otherwise stated.

Due to limited availability, prices were not available with the exception of the following categories:

Dollars Per Cwt. -Bulk-

CORN US No 2 Yellow

FOB: Turlock/Tulare 9.20

Rail: Los Angeles-Chino Valley 8.93

Truck: Stockton-Modesto-Oakdale-Turlock 9.50

Truck: Kings-Tulare-Fresno Counties 9.50

SORGHUM US No 2 Yellow (Milo)

Rail: Los Angeles-Chino Valley 8.90

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