It's almost the weekend!

"The discovery of agriculture was the first big step towards a civilized life." -Arthur Keith

 

Announcements:

(1) A new announcement regarding the potential merger information has been posted under the Services and Information tab (under Announcements in the drop box), located at the top of the page.

 

 

Current Specials:

(#1) Premium on current cash corn price delivered to Allen Station!

(#2) FREE DP for both corn and soybeans at ALL locations (must be priced by October 1st, 2015)!! 


(#3) Don't forget to ask about our Average Price Contracts! :-)

  

 

New Features:

Would you like to receive cash bids and market updates on your mobile phone? Scroll down and subscribe to our web page or call us at 1-800-848-7930 to get signed up.  Also, contract, unload, and settlement sheet information is now available online through our new Farmer Access feature, which is located on the top right corner of our Home Page. Please call the Delavan office or email info@talomagrain.com to setup a user name and password for Farmer Access. 

 

 

Daily Interesting Fact:

(Image from AmericanFarmers.com)

 

Daily Trivia Competition:

Today's Question: What breed of cow is in the picture below?

 

(Check this section tomorrow for the answer, and/or email adrianne@talomagrain.com with your answer :-).

Free soda of your choice to the person who answers the most questions correctly by 2/6/15!!

Competition starts over every Monday and ends every Friday, so don't forget to play!

 

 

Yesterday's Question: In 1927, which company produced their first combine?

Yesterday's Answer: John Deere

 

 



 

Cash Bids
Name Notes Cash Price Basis
Allen Station
Brownwood
Delavan
New Holland

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Quotes retrieved on February 01, 2015, 01:04:47 AM CST
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Quotes retrieved on February 01, 2015, 01:04:47 AM CST
Local Weather

Delavan, Illinois (61734)

Current Conditions: Light snow
Temperature: 34°F Dew point: 32°F
Humidity: 92% Pressure: 30.09 in. Hg
Wind: 5 mph From: South

Forecast

Sunday

Hi: 32°
Lo: 32°
Monday

Hi: 33°
Lo: 5°
Tuesday

Hi: 15°
Lo: 10°
Wednesday

Hi: 34°
Lo: 27°
Thursday

Hi: 31°
Lo: 5°

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Commentary
Cotton -

Cotton futures were more than 2 cents higher than they were last Friday, even after being down 21 to 44 points today.  With prospects that

Cattle -

Live and feeder cattle futures finished the day with solid gains, and the front months posted weekly gains of $4.50 and $3.52 respectively.

Wheat -

Wheat futures lost 5 cents at Chicago, almost 4 cents at KC and 2 1/2 cents at Minneapolis today. The stronger dollar combined with a weaker euro

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures ended the day mixed, with the two front months around a dollar into the red, but May hogs were up $1.02 1/2.  That widened

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures ended the day mostly 1 or 2 cents lower, but were off nearly 17 cents for the week. Safras and Mercado, lowered its projection for

Corn -

Corn futures ended the day mostly 1 or 2 cents lower, but were off nearly 17 cents for the week. Safras and Mercado, lowered its projection for

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