FREE DP on CORN and SOYBEAN DELIVERIES
...to all locations, beginning Wed., Dec. 11th - space as available by location.
Corn will be averaged by farm ID (must be delivered within 30 days of 1st day
of delivery to be averaged) Corn free DP good thru Jul 31, 2014 and soybean good thru Mar 31, 2014.
Christmas Eve, Tues, Dec 24th
CBOT closing at 12:00 pm
Ludlow Coop facilities closing at 1:00 pm
New Years Eve, Tues, Dec 31st
CBOT closing at 1:15 pm
Ludlow Coop facilities closing at 2:00 pm
2013 YEAR END CUT-OFF
On THURS, DEC 26th at 2:00 pm, we will close the 2013 calendar year. We will not be writing checks for 2013 after this time, so if you need income for this year, please let us know before the cut off time.
"SERVICE RATES" have been updated with the 2013 crop rates.
IF YOU HAVE FARM ID'S TO SETUP WITH LUDLOW COOP PLEASE DO PRIOR TO HAULING IN YOUR GRAIN!! THANKS
CME/CBOT TRADING HOURS
Current CBOT trading hours:
The electronic trade opens at 7:00 PM Sunday - Thursday. The market will take a "time out" and not trade from 7:45 - 8:30 AM, Monday - Friday
Electronic and open outcry trade then resumes from 8:30 AM - 1:15 PM Monday - Friday.
The grain bids on this website are updated each afternoon to reflect any basis changes. This update shows up as the "last updated: ......".
DTN does not finalize our updated cash bids until after the 1:15 PM close. The bids may take up to about 3 PM to finalize. The bids themselves change as the market trades based on the electronic trade, both day and night sessions, but with a 10 minute or so delay.