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:

Corn Hours:
Fri: 7am-Noon
Sat: Closed
Mon: 7am-5pm

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Distillers Loading: 5am-8pm Sunday-Saturday

MONTH BID BASIS FUTURES FUTURES MONTH PRICE CHANGE
2018          
May 3.63 -0.40 4.0250 N18 0.0725
June 3.65 -0.38 4.0250 N18 0.0725
July 3.68 -0.35 4.0250 N18 0.0725
August 3.69 -0.42 4.1100 U18 0.0750
September 3.69 -0.42 4.1100 U18 0.0750
October 3.77 -0.43 4.2025 Z18 0.0725
November 3.77 -0.43 4.2025 Z18 0.0725
December 3.85 -0.35 4.2025 Z18 0.0725
2019          
January 3.95 -0.33 4.2825 H19 0.0650
February 3.95 -0.33 4.2825 H19 0.0650
March 3.95 -0.33 4.2825 H19 0.0650
April 4.00 -0.33 4.3275 K19 0.0600
May 4.00 -0.33 4.3275 K19 0.0600
June 3.97 -0.40 4.3725 N19 0.0625
July 3.97 -0.40 4.3725 N19 0.0625
August 3.75 -0.38 4.1325 U19 0.0425
September 3.75 -0.38 4.1325 U19 0.0425
October 3.78 -0.40 4.1800 Z19 0.0425
November 3.78 -0.40 4.1800 Z19 0.0425
December 3.83 -0.35 4.1800 Z19 0.0425
2020          
January 3.92 -0.35 4.2650 H20 0.0375
February 3.92 -0.35 4.2650 H20 0.0375
March 3.92 -0.35 4.2650 H20 0.0375
April 3.96 -0.35 4.3050 K20 0.0400
May 3.96 -0.35 4.3050 K20 0.0400

Price as of 5/20/2018 2:36:27 PM CST. Refresh for current price. All future prices are delayed at least 10 minutes.

 

 

Nathan Underwood
Senior Merchandiser
Nathan.Underwood@fhr.com
 
Megan Olson
Merchandiser
Megan.Olson@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
5.1% - 5.9% - 3 cents
6.0% - 6.9% - 6 cents
7.0% - 7.9% - 9 cents
8.0% - 8.9% - 12 cents
9.0% - 10% - 15 cents
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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