Portland, OR Tue Oct 7, 2014 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, October 7, mixed but mostly steady to higher
compared to last week's offers. Offers for corn and Soybean Meal trended
mixed. Canola Meal trended higher while meat and bone meal and distillers
dried grains were was steady to higher. Offers for barley, suncured alfalfa
pellets, wheat millrun, and oats were steady. Whole cottonseed offers were not
Oilseed Meal Markets: Offers for 47 percent protein Soybean Meal, for
nearby rail delivery were mixed 52.60 lower to 22.40 higher, from 383.00-
402.00. Offers for soybean meal truck delivered to the Willamette Valley were
not available. Offers for nearby rail delivered Canola Meal, 34 to 36 percent
protein, were 15.00 to 34.40 higher, from 276.00-295.00. Truck delivered
canola meal offers, 34 to 36 percent protein, also were 15.00 to 34.40 higher
Whole Cottonseed: Whole Cottonseed offers for delivery to points in the
Pacific Northwest from the Midsouth in single boxcars were not available.
Offers for whole cottonseed trans-loaded onto trucks and delivered to
Willamette Valley dairies were also not available.
Animal Proteins: Offers for 46 to 50 percent protein ruminant Meat and Bone
Meal, FOB Seattle plants, were steady to 5.00 higher from 335.00-375.00.
Offers for ruminant meat and bone meal truck delivered to Portland and the
Willamette Valley were also 5.00 higher from 370.00-400.00.
Wheat Millrun: Feed mill offers for Wheat Millrun for nearby delivery,
loaded truck FOB the flour mill in Portland were steady with limited offers at
165.00. Offers for wheat millrun truck delivered to the Willamette Valley were
10.00 lower at 177.00. Flour mill offers for wheat millrun rail delivered to
Portland on the Burlington Northern Line from eastern Washington and eastern
Oregon for September delivery were 20.00 lower at 155.00. Offers for wheat
millrun FOB eastern Oregon and eastern Washington for September through
December delivery were not available.
Alfalfa Products: Offers for Suncured Alfalfa Pellets, 15 percent protein,
delivered by truck to the Willamette Valley were steady at 310.00.
Distillers Dried Grains: Offers for Distillers Dried Grains delivered in
September by rail to feed mills in the Pacific Northwest were steady to 2.00
higher, from 169.00-185.00. Offers for distillers dried grains trans-loaded
onto trucks and delivered during September to Willamette Valley dairies were
also steady to 2.00 higher, from 187.00-200.00.
Coarse Feeding Grains: Offers for US 2 Barley for nearby delivery to
Portland in single rail cars for domestic use were steady, from 180.00-185.00.
Offers for US 2 Barley truck delivered to the Willamette Valley were also
steady, from 190.00-195.00. US 2 Yellow Corn offers for rail delivery to
points north of Seattle were not available. Offers for US 2 Yellow Corn rail
delivered to points in the Seattle area were not available. Offers for US 2
Yellow Corn rail delivered to Portland were not available. Offers for US 2
Yellow Corn truck delivered to the Willamette Valley were 1.00 to 1.25 lower,
from 202.00-203.75. US 2 Yellow Corn offers for truck delivery to the Yakima
Valley were mixed .25 of a cent lower to six cents higher, from 185.50-186.50.
Chicago December corn futures closed at 3.4050 19.75 cents higher than last
week's corn futures close of 3.2075. Offers for US 2 Heavy White Oats truck
delivered to Portland and Willamette Valley were steady, from 250.00-265.00.
Portland Weekly Feed
Wholesale Feedstuff Prices and Basis per ton bulk in truck or carlots,
delivered to the Northwest Coast.
47 pct Solvent Soybean Meal
Rail delivered 383.00-402.00 up 22.40-dn52.60
Basis 56 to 75 V unch to dn 75
Truck delivered NA
34-36 pct Canola Meal
Rail delivered 276.00-295.00 up 34.40-15.00
Basis -51 to -32 V up 12 to dn 7.40
Truck delivered 291.00-310.00 up 34.40-15.00
Basis -48 to -9.60 V up 12 to dn 7.40
46 to 50 pct Ruminant Meat and Bone Meal
FOB Production Point 335.00-375.00 up 5.00-unch
Truck Delivered 370.00-400.00 up 5.00-unch
15 pct Suncured Alfalfa Pellets 310.00 unch
Wheat Millrun FOB Flour Mills western
Oregon and Washington
(reseller offers) 165.00 unch
Distillers Dried Grains
Rail feed mill 169.00-185.00 up 2.00-unch
Truck delivered dairy 187.00-200.00 up 2.00-unch
Whole feeding grains in dollars per ton, bulk FOB Northwest Coast
US 2 48 LBS Barley
Rail delivered 180.00-185.00 unch
Truck delivered 190.00-195.00 unch
US 2 Yellow Corn
Single rail car delivery-
North of Seattle NA
Seattle area NA
Portland area NA
Rail-Truck Willamette Valley 202.00-203.75 dn 1.00-1.250
Basis 225 to 230 Z dn 23
Rail Yakima Valley NA
Truck Yakima Valley 185.50-186.50 up 6.00-dn .25
Basis 179 to 182 Z up 21.00-14.00
US 2 Heavy White Oats 250.00-265.00 unch
Chicago Board of Trades month symbols: F January, G February, H March, J April,
K May, M June, N July, Q August, U September, V October, X November, Z December
Source: USDA Market News Service, Portland, OR
Robert Eaton 503-326-2237 Portland.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
24 hour price information 503-326-2022