Read more: Organic seeding issues could cause trouble down the line
By Jade Markus OrganicBiz staff As seeding starts—or in some cases, stalls—Canada’s organic market is holding seasonally steady. But current conditions could play a role further into the growing season. Producers are watching crop and market conditions for cues on which crops to grow, which means a bounce in oilseed and oat production is expected […]
USDA – Compared to two weeks ago, grower bids on feed grade organic corn 8.25 FOB. Feed grade corn demand and activity good, trading 31 cents higher FOB. Feed grade soybean demand and activity light, trading 17.10-17.75 FOB. Bids mostly 17.50 to 18.00 delivered elevator. Rainy conditions have delayed corn and soybean planting process across […]
American Society of Agronomy – When you are tired or hungry, you’re not as productive. You may need to rest or eat. If you push yourself too far, you may get ill. Soil gets tired and hungry, too. How do growers know that? When the fields are not as productive. Maybe yields are down, or […]
Since 2012, the Prairie Organic Grain Initiative has collected organic grain prices and made the charts below to show price trends that have occurred over the years. To see the organic price histories of the commodities listed, click on the images below.
USDA – Compared to two weeks ago, feed grade corn demand and activity moderate, trading 8 cents higher FOB. Bids mostly 7.00 to 8.00 FOB with east coast bids 10.00 to 10.50 delivered. Activity was lighter than the prior period due to long positions and planting. Feed grade soybean demand and activity light, with no trend […]
By Jade Markus OrganicBiz staff Feed grains are dominating the organic market this month, as oversupply drives those values down. New crop speculation and weather talk has also emerged on the horizon. “Especially on the feed side, there’s just a lot of spring-thrashed grain out there that guys are just trying to move,” said Tristan […]
USDA – Compared to two weeks ago,feed grade corn demand and activity moderate, trading 9 cents lower FOB with the bulk of market activity on forward contracts. Feed grade soybean demand and activity moderate, trading 19 cents higher FOB. Trade activity on feed wheat too limited to trend due to lack of comparable trades. Soybean […]