Business

Business

Commodities

June 12, 2009

Advertisement

Chicago Board of Trade

Agriculture futures mostly rose Thursday. Wheat for July delivery slipped 1.25 cents to $5.9475, while July corn added 5.25 cents to $4.41. July oats gained 3 cents to $2.445. Soybeans for July delivery rose 21 cents to $12.67. Meanwhile, beef futures rose as pork futures slipped on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. August live cattle rose 0.63 cent to 81.45 cents, while August feeder cattle gained 0.20 cent to 96.37 cents. June lean hogs dropped 0.07 cent to 57 cents, and July pork bellies shed 0.35 cent to 55.55 cents.

Local markets

As of Thursday’s close, courtesy of Ottawa Cooperative Association. Ottawa Elevator — Wheat, $6.00; corn, $4.16; milo, $3.71; soybeans, $12.35. Edgerton Elevator — Wheat, $6.00; corn, $4.16; milo, $3.71; soybeans, $12.35. Overbrook Elevator — Wheat, $6.00; corn, $4.16; milo, $3.71; soybeans, $12.35. Midland Elevator — Wheat, NA; corn, $4.16; milo, NA; soybeans, $12.35. Lawrence North Elevator — Wheat, NA; corn, $4.21; milo, NA; soybeans, $12.40. Lawrence South Elevator — Wheat, $6.00; corn, $4.16; milo, $3.71; soybeans, $12.35. Pauline Elevator — Wheat, NA; corn, $4.16; milo, $3.71; soybeans, $12.35.

Nonferrous metals

Spot nonferrous metal prices Thurs.:

Zinc - $0.7538 per lb., delivered.

Gold - $961.30 troy oz., NY Merc spot.

Silver - $15.481 troy oz., N.-. Merc spot.

Platinum -$1273.10 troy oz., N.Y. Merc spot.

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Commenting has been disabled for this item.