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
Mon-Tues: 3pm-8pm

 

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Dec 3rd at Waverly Veterans Post
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Agenda Items:
Basis & Cash Market Outlook, 2020 Crop Insurance, Marketing your Vision, 2018 Farm Bill, Ethanol Update Q&A, Nitrogen Do's & Don'ts
 

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REMINDER:
*All corn delivered without contract will be spotted.
*Defer payment must be requested before corn delivery.

 
Distillers Hours:
Sun-Sat:
5am-8pm

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MONTH BID BASIS FUTURES FUTURES MONTH PRICE CHANGE
2019          
November 3.57 -0.12 3.6850 Z19 0.0075
December 3.61 -0.08 3.6850 Z19 0.0075
2020          
January 3.61 -0.17 3.7775 H20 0.0050
February 3.61 -0.17 3.7775 H20 0.0050
March 3.61 -0.17 3.7775 H20 0.0050
April 3.61 -0.23 3.8375 K20 0.0075
May 3.61 -0.23 3.8375 K20 0.0075
June 3.64 -0.25 3.8925 N20 0.0050
July 3.64 -0.25 3.8925 N20 0.0050
August 3.63 -0.26 3.8900 U20 0.0050
September 3.63 -0.26 3.8900 U20 0.0050
October 3.58 -0.35 3.9325 Z20 -0.0025
November 3.58 -0.35 3.9325 Z20 -0.0025
December 3.66 -0.27 3.9325 Z20 -0.0025
2021          
January 3.74 -0.30 4.0400 H21 0.0
February 3.74 -0.30 4.0400 H21 0.0
March 3.74 -0.30 4.0400 H21 0.0
April 3.79 -0.30 4.0925 K21 0.0
May 3.79 -0.30 4.0925 K21 0.0
June 3.83 -0.30 4.1250 N21 0.0
July 3.83 -0.30 4.1250 N21 0.0
August 3.76 -0.30 4.0550 U21 0.0
Sept 3.76 -0.30 4.0550 U21 0.0
October 3.72 -0.35 4.0725 Z21 0.0

Price as of 11/19/2019 2:09:48 AM 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

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
(Effective October 1st, 2019)

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 cents per half point 17.1-18.0%
3 cents per half point 18.1-19.0%
19.1% and higher is subject to rejection or discount as agreed upon by FHR and Seller. Please call before delivery.
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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