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

30750 212th St, Shell Rock, Iowa 50670

Merchandising Office

319-885-2012

Email

ShellRockFlintHills@fhr.com

Receiving Hours:

Fri: 7am-5pm
Sat: Closed
Mon-Tues: 7am-5pm

**Markets are closed on Monday, February 19th. Office will be closed after 10:30am

*Market Update Meeting: Tuesday March 6th at Cliff's in Horton. Carl Babler presenting. 8:00am.

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Distillers Loading: 5am-8pm Sunday-Saturday

MONTH BID BASIS FUTURES FUTURES MONTH PRICE CHANGE
2018          
February 3.46 -0.22 3.6750 H18 -0.0025
March 3.46 -0.22 3.6750 H18 -0.0025
April 3.49 -0.26 3.7500 K18 -0.0050
May 3.49 -0.26 3.7500 K18 -0.0050
June 3.48 -0.35 3.8275 N18 -0.0025
July 3.48 -0.35 3.8275 N18 -0.0025
August 3.50 -0.40 3.8950 U18 -0.0025
September 3.50 -0.40 3.8950 U18 -0.0025
October 3.57 -0.40 3.9700 Z18 -0.0050
November 3.57 -0.40 3.9700 Z18 -0.0050
December 3.76 -0.21 3.9700 Z18 -0.0050
2019          
January 3.78 -0.27 4.0475 H19 -0.0050
February 3.80 -0.25 4.0475 H19 -0.0050
March 3.80 -0.25 4.0475 H19 -0.0050
April 3.85 -0.25 4.0975 K19 0.0
May 3.85 -0.25 4.0975 K19 0.0
June 3.79 -0.35 4.1425 N19 0.0025
July 3.79 -0.35 4.1425 N19 0.0025
August 3.75 -0.35 4.0975 U19 0.0
September 3.75 -0.35 4.0975 U19 0.0
October 3.72 -0.40 4.1225 Z19 0.0075
November 3.72 -0.40 4.1225 Z19 0.0075
December 3.91 -0.21 4.1225 Z19 0.0075

Price as of 2/17/2018 5:41:52 PM CST. Refresh for current price. All future prices are delayed at least 10 minutes.

Beth & Megan’s Marketing 101 Sessions:

**RSVP not necessary but appreciated, thank you!

Tues, Feb 20th, Borlaug Learning Center, Nashua @ 9am
Wed, Feb 21st FHR Office, Fairbank @ 9am

Mon, Mar 5th Here’s 2 U, Fredericksburg @ 11am

Wed, Mar 7th Magpie Coffeehouse, Decorah @ 9am

Nathan Underwood
Senior Merchandiser
Nathan.Underwood@fhr.com
 
Megan Bierschenk
Merchandiser
Megan.Bierschenk@fhr.com
 
Ryan Edeker
Merchandiser
Ryan.Edeker@fhr.com
 
Penny Steere
Merchant Administrator
Penny.Steere@fhr.com

We are testing for levels of vomitoxin and high levels will be rejected.

Customers needing to defer payment must call before delivering bushels.

Now offering advance payment on basis contracts! Call for details.

Bushels that do not have a contract will be spotted at closing price at end of every day.


Distillers Loading: 5am-8pm Sunday-Saturday
 

Moisture
Over 19.0% - Subject to rejection
Moisture Shrink down to 15.5%.  All loads over 15.5% will have moisture shrink applied at 1.4% for each 1.0% over 15.5% calculated to the nearest tenth.  (1.18% moisture shrink and 0.22% handling loss).

2 cent charge per half point for loads 17.1% and above.

All corn moisture is settled by the load

Test Weight
Under 48 lbs - Subject to rejection
One cent discount each lb below 53.9 lbs to 51 lbs
Three cent discount each lb below 50.9 lbs to 48 lbs
Test weight is settled on a load by load basis 

Damage
Damage discount 2 cents per point 5% to 7%
3 cents per point 7.1% -10 %
Over 10.10% - 3 cents per point and Subject to rejection
Damage discount is settled by the load basis  


Foreign Material
Over 10.10% - Subject to rejection
Discount 3 cents per point 5.1% - 10%
5 cents per point 10.1% and above
Foreign material discount is settled by the load


Other
Sour - 10 cent discount
Musty - 10 cent discount
Weevils - 10 cent discount
All subject to rejection

ALL DISCOUNTS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

Shell Rock Printable Discount Schedule.pdf
 

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