Portland, OR Tue Feb 12, 2013 USDA Market News
Pacific Northwest Weekly Feedstuffs
All prices are quoted per ton, unless otherwise noted.
Pacific Northwest Market Summary: Feed ingredient offers ended the reporting week on
Tuesday, February 12, mixed, compared to last week's offers. Canola meal, corn and
soybean meal offers trended lower, while barley and distillers dried grains offers were
steady to lower. Offers for whole cottonseed, wheat millrun, suncured alfalfa pellets,
and oats trended steady, while offers for meat and bone meal trended steady to higher.
Oilseed Meal Markets: Offers for 47 percent protein Soybean Meal, for nearby rail
delivery, were 453.30-472.30, 28.20 to 36.20 per ton lower than last week's offers.
Soybean meal basis offers were 43.00 to 62.00 per ton over the March soybean meal
futures of 410.30. Week ago soybean meal basis offers were 51.00 to 62.00 per ton over
the March soybean meal futures of 438.50. Offers for soybean meal truck delivered to
the Willamette Valley were 476.30-487.30, 28.20 to 32.20 per ton lower than week ago
offers. Offers for nearby rail delivered Canola Meal, 34 to 36 percent protein, were
341.30-365.00, 1.50 to 23.70 per ton lower than week ago offers. Truck delivered canola
meal offers, 34 to 36 percent protein, were 356.30-380.00, also 1.50 to 23.70 per ton
lower than week ago offers.
Whole Cottonseed: Whole Cottonseed offers for delivery to points in the Pacific
Northwest from the Midsouth in single boxcars were 375.00-380.00 per ton, steady
compared to week ago offers. Offers for whole cottonseed trans-loaded onto trucks and
delivered to Willamette Valley dairies were 390.00-395.00 per ton, also steady compared
to week ago offers.
Animal Proteins: Offers for 46 to 50 percent protein Meat and Bone Meal, FOB Seattle
plants, were 365.00, steady with last week's offers. Offers for meat and bone meal
truck delivered to Portland and the Willamette Valley were 375.00-380.00, steady to 5.00
higher than last week's offers.
Wheat Millrun: Feed mill offers for Wheat Millrun for nearby delivery, loaded truck
FOB the flour mill in Portland, had limited offers at 240.00, steady compared to week
ago offers. Offers for wheat millrun truck delivered to the Willamette Valley were also
steady with week ago offers at 252.00. Flour mill offers for wheat millrun rail
delivered to Portland on the Burlington Northern Line from eastern Washington and
eastern Oregon for February and March delivery offers were 225.00, steady with week ago
offers for the same delivery period. Offers for April through June were 215.00, steady
with last week's offers. Offers for wheat millrun FOB eastern Oregon and eastern
Washington for February through September delivery were 195.00, steady with week ago
offers for the same delivery period.
Alfalfa Products: Offers for Suncured Alfalfa Pellets, 15 percent protein, delivered
by truck to the Willamette Valley were 319.00, steady with week ago offers.
Distillers Dried Grains: Offers for Distillers Dried Grains delivered by rail to
feed mills in the Pacific Northwest were 312.00-328.00, steady to 8.00 lower compared to
week ago offers. Offers for distillers dried grains trans-loaded onto trucks and
delivered to Willamette Valley dairies were 330.00-343.00, also steady to 8.00 lower
compared to week ago offers.
Coarse Feeding Grains: Offers for US 2 Barley for nearby delivery to Portland in
single rail cars for domestic use were 285.00-295.00, steady to 5.00 lower compared to
week ago offers. Offers for US 2 Barley truck delivered to the Willamette Valley were
296.00-303.00, steady with week ago offers. US 2 Yellow Corn offers for rail delivery
to points north of Seattle were 295.50-295.75, 11.75 to 14.00 per ton lower than week
ago offers. Offers for US 2 Yellow Corn rail delivered to points in the Seattle area
were 291.75-293.25, 12.75 to 13.00 per ton lower compared to last week's offers. Offers
for US 2 Yellow Corn rail delivered to Portland were 11.50 to 13.75 per ton lower, from
290.75-291.25. Offers for US 2 Yellow Corn truck delivered to the Willamette Valley
were 315.00-315.75 per ton, 11.75 to 12.00 per ton lower than last week's offers. US 2
Yellow Corn offers for truck delivery to the Yakima Valley were 11.75 per ton lower than
week ago offers at 289.75-297.50. Chicago March corn futures closed at 6.9625, 32.75
cents lower than last week's March corn futures close of 7.29. Offers for US 2 Heavy
White Oats truck delivered to Portland and Willamette Valley were 270.00, steady with
week ago offers.
Portland Weekly Feed
Wholesale Feedstuff Prices per ton bulk in truck or carlots, delivered to
the Northwest Coast.
47 pct Solvent Soybean Meal
Rail delivered 453.30-472.30 dn 36.20-28.20
34-36 pct Canola Meal Rail 341.30-365.00 dn 23.70-1.50
Truck 356.30-380.00 dn 23.70-1.50
46 to 50 pct Meat and Bone Meal
FOB Production Point 375.00-380.00 up 5.00-unch
15 pct Suncured Alfalfa Pellets 319.00 unch
Wheat Millrun FOB Flour Mills western
Oregon and Washington
(reseller offers) 240.00 unch
Rail 375.00-380.00 unch
Truck 390.00-395.00 unch
Distillers Dried Grains
Rail feed mill 312.00-328.00 dn 8.00-unch
Truck delivered dairy 330.00-343.00 dn 8.00-unch
Whole feeding grains in dollars per ton, bulk FOB Northwest Coast
US 2 48 LBS Barley 285.00-295.00 dn 5.00-unch
US 2 Yellow Corn
Single rail car delivery-
North of Seattle 295.50-295.75 dn 11.75-14.00
Seattle area 291.75-293.25 dn 13.00-12.75
Portland area 290.75-291.25 dn 11.50-13.75
Rail-Truck Willamette Valley 315.00-315.75 dn 12.00-11.75
Rail Yakima Valley NA
Truck Yakima Valley 289.75-297.50 dn 11.75
US 2 Heavy White Oats 270.00 unch
Source: USDA Market News Service, Portland, OR
Niki Davila 503-326-2237 Portland.LGMN@ams.usda.gov
24 hour price information 503-326-2022
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