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Closing Futures Price & Change
|Electronic Corn (@C)|
|Sep 19 - Dec 19|
Market StructureNeutral - Type 5
Seasonal IndexCorn prices tend to trend lower from early June to early October.
Positions2019: Sold 25% of prod. at $4.03 (Dec 19) 2018: 25% of prod. sold at $4.16 (Jul 19) 2018: 25% of prod. sold at $3.89 (Jul 19) 2018: 25% of expected prod. @ $4.04 2018: 25% of expected prod. @ $4.17 Long July 2019 $3.40 puts to protect unsold crop, expire 6-21-19.
Ethanol Futures Lower Midweek
Ethanol futures were down 1.3 cents in the July contract at $1.567 and down 1.9 cents in the August contract at $1.583. Corn closed down 4 1/4 cents in the July contract at $4.43 1/4 and down 3 1/2 cents in the September contract at $4.49 1/2.
Fertilizer Price Changes Remain Muted
Retail fertilizer prices saw only minor changes from last month. The average urea prices increased by $7/ton, the largest change of the eight fertilizers tracked by DTN.
Fuels & Fertilizer Headlines
Fertilizer Prices Quiet as Planting Drags On
Retail fertilizer values made muted moves this week, continuing a trend of relatively flat...