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Ethanol Averages by State

Last Updated: Fri 4/28/2017 2:59 PM CDT
State Today's Avg Change
Alabama 1.8704 0.0000
Arizona 1.7000 -0.0500
Arkansas 1.8367 -0.0038
California 1.8000 -0.0500
Colorado 1.7575 0.0000
Florida 1.7600 0.0000
Georgia 1.8000 0.0000
Iowa 1.6775 -0.0073
Illinois 1.7902 -0.0125
Indiana 2.2710 0.1903
Kansas 1.7309 -0.0038
Louisiana 1.8538 0.0000
Michigan 1.8423 0.0000
Minnesota 1.6840 -0.0042
Missouri 1.7610 -0.0026
Mississippi 2.4680 0.0000
State Today's Avg Change
Montana 1.7276 0.0000
North Carolina 1.7750 0.0000
North Dakota 1.6886 -0.0022
Nebraska 1.7010 -0.0041
New Jersey 1.7468 0.0000
Ohio 1.8266 0.0000
Oklahoma 1.7934 0.0000
Oregon 1.8257 -0.0256
South Carolina 1.7796 0.0000
South Dakota 1.7250 -0.0018
Texas 1.8650 -0.0050
Virginia 1.7750 0.0000
Washington 1.8678 0.0000
Wisconsin 1.5555 -0.1340
Wyoming 1.7613 0.0000
Average Price 1.8070 -0.0038
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Commentary

DTN Daily Ethanol Comments

Ethanol Futures Mixed in Narrow Range

Light trade left ethanol futures mixed Thursday as traders countered firm corn markets against sliding RBOB gasoline markets. The aggressive losses seen in the energy markets continue to limit overall support in nearby and deferred gasoline markets. This could limit buyer summer buyer support.

DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends

Little Movement in Retail Fertilizer Prices

Average retail fertilizer prices continued to be fairly steady with no significant moves either higher or lower the third week of April 2017. With the opening of Iowa Fertilizer Company's new nitrogen fertilizer production facility near Wever, Iowa, last week, farmers in the Midwest could potentially see lower prices for nitrogen fertilizer over time.

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CORN Strategies Snapshot

Closing Futures Price & Change

Electronic Corn (@C)
Jul 17 3.6650 -0.0275
Sep 17 3.7425 -0.0200
Dec 17 3.8500 -0.0175
Jul 17 - Sep 17
Spread -$0.0775 Neutral

Trends

Monthly Trend Up
Weekly Trend Down

Market Structure

Seasonal Index

The market tends to trend down through August.

Positions

2016: 100% of 2016 production sold 2017: 75% expected production covered w/Dec 17 $3.80 puts @ approx. $0.30 2017: 25% expected production priced w/Dec 17 @ $3.90 ($3.98-$0.08 net puts)
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