CORN BIDS & HOURS

We purchase 288 million bushels of corn each year for processing at our network of ethanol plants. This adds up to more than just a transaction. It’s the basis for creating valuable products, jobs and stronger communities to help power our nation. 

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Mailing Address

1214 Road G, Fairmont, Nebraska 68354

Merchandising Office

402-268-7979

Email

FairmontFlintHills@fhr.com

Receiving Hours:

Please call our corn commercial line for corn inquiries, 402-268-7979.

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Dry Distiller Grains Loading Hours

Monday thru Thursday 7:00am - 7:00pm
Friday 7:00am -12:00pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Trucks must be checked in by closing time to be loaded yet that day. 

Please call your dispatcher or FHR scheduler for current loading hours.

 

MONTH BID BASIS FUTURES FUTURES MONTH PRICE CHANGE
2018          
Sept 3.08 -0.49 3.5725 Z18 0.0475
October 3.12 -0.45 3.5725 Z18 0.0475
FH Nov 3.12 -0.45 3.5725 Z18 0.0475
LH Nov 3.27 -0.30 3.5725 Z18 0.0475
December 3.32 -0.25 3.5725 Z18 0.0475
2019          
January 3.42 -0.27 3.6925 H19 0.0450
February 3.44 -0.25 3.6925 H19 0.0450
March 3.46 -0.23 3.6925 H19 0.0450
April 3.50 -0.27 3.7725 K19 0.0450
May 3.52 -0.25 3.7725 K19 0.0450
June 3.54 -0.29 3.8325 N19 0.0425
July 3.56 -0.27 3.8325 N19 0.0425
August 3.61 -0.27 3.8750 U19 0.0350
September 3.61 -0.27 3.8750 U19 0.0350
October 3.59 -0.35 3.9375 Z19 0.0350
November 3.59 -0.35 3.9375 Z19 0.0350
December 3.74 -0.20 3.9375 Z19 0.0350
2020          
January 3.80 -0.24 4.0425 H20 0.0350
February 3.82 -0.22 4.0425 H20 0.0350
March 3.84 -0.20 4.0425 H20 0.0350
April 3.87 -0.24 4.1100 K20 0.0350
May 3.89 -0.22 4.1100 K20 0.0350
June 3.89 -0.26 4.1475 N20 0.0325
July 3.91 -0.24 4.1475 N20 0.0325
August 3.84 -0.24 4.0750 U20 0.0250

Price as of 9/21/2018 6:22:18 PM CST. Refresh for current price. All future prices are delayed at least 10 minutes.

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Ron Hansen
Commercial Manager
(402)268-7917

ronald.hansen@fhr.com
 
Derek Jagels
Merchandiser
(402)268-7903

derek.jagels@fhr.com
 
Lynn Jasnoch
Merchant Assistant
(402)268-7906

lynn.jasnoch@fhr.com
 
Kim Fuglestad
Merchant Administrator
(402)268-7907

kim.fuglestad@fhr.com

2018 Harvest Updates

Corn Moisture Policy --- Shrink Only for 2018, accepting up to 18% moisture.
 

Hours of corn receiving will be posted at scale house or call our commercial line at 402-268-7979.

All contract overrun and spot delivered bushels will be priced out by 7 am the following day, using the previous day closing price.

Please check your outbound scale ticket prior to leaving property and report any corrections to scale house immediately.

Please notify us on deferrals and new splits prior to delivery.

FHR will NOT accept deliveries of treated seed.
 

Safety Rules and Regulations

FHR strictly prohibits climbing on trailers on our property.  

Speed limit is 10 MPH on property at all times.

BIDS SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT ANYTIME.

Moisture

Over 18.0% - Subject to Rejection
Moisture Shrink down to 15.0%.  All loads over 15.0% will have moisture shrink applied at 1.5% for each 1.0% over 15.0% calculated to the nearest tenth.
 

Test Weight

TW > 54.0 = zero discount

53.0-53.9 = $.01 discount

52.0-52.9 = $.02 discount

51.0-51.9 = $.03 discount

50.0-50.9 = $.06 discount
TW< 50.0 is subject to rejection
Test weight is settled on a load by load


Damage

Over 10.0% - Subject to rejection
2 cents per point 5.1% to 10% Damage Discount is settled on a load by load


Broken Corn and Foreign Material

Over 8.0% - Subject to rejection
Discount 2 cents per point 3.1% - 8%


Other

Sour - 10 cent discount

Musty - 10 cent discount

Weevils - 10 cent discount

Infested - Max 5%, over 5% subject to rejection
Mud balls or muddy corn from ground piles - All subject to rejection
Aflatoxin - Max 20ppb
Vomitoxin - Max 5ppm


ALL DISCOUNTS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

Printable Discount Schedule.pdf

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