Portland, OR Tue Dec 2, 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, December 2, mixed compared to last week's offers.
Distillers dried grains and meat and bone meal offers trended higher, while
soybean meal and corn offers trended lower. Offers for canola meal and oats
were steady to lower. Whole cottonseed, wheat millrun, barley and suncured
alfalfa pellets held steady.
Oilseed Meal Markets: Offers for 47 percent protein Soybean Meal, for
nearby rail delivery to Pacific Northwest were 2.00 to 5.50 lower from 482.10-
518.00. Offers for soybean meal truck delivered to the Willamette Valley were
2.00 to 10.50 lower from 503.10-533.00. Offers for nearby rail delivered to
Pacific Northwest Canola Meal, 34 to 36 percent protein were steady to 7.50
lower from 341.10-365.00. Truck delivered Willamette Valley canola meal
offers, 34 to 36 percent protein were also steady to 7.50 lower from 356.10-
Whole Cottonseed: Whole Cottonseed offers for delivery to points in the
Pacific Northwest from the Midsouth in single boxcars were steady at 370.00.
Offers for whole cottonseed trans-loaded onto trucks and delivered to
Willamette Valley dairies were also steady from 385.00-390.00.
Animal Proteins: Offers for 46 to 50 percent protein ruminant Meat and Bone
Meal, FOB Pacific Northwest plants, were 50.00 to 55.00 higher from 400.00-
425.00. Offers for ruminant meat and bone meal truck delivered to the
Willamette Valley were 30.00 to 45.00 higher from 420.00-450.00.
Wheat Millrun: Feed mill offers for Wheat Millrun for nearby delivery,
loaded FOB the flour mill in Portland were steady at 180.00. Offers for wheat
millrun truck delivered to the Willamette Valley were also steady at 192.00.
Flour mill offers for wheat millrun rail delivered to Portland on the
Burlington Northern Line from eastern Washington and eastern Oregon for
December through March delivery were steady at 155.00. Offers for wheat
millrun FOB eastern Oregon and eastern Washington for December through March
delivery were steady at 110.00 and April through September were steady at
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 7.00 to 14.00
higher from 208.00-224.00. Offers for distillers dried grains trans-loaded
onto trucks and delivered during September to Willamette Valley dairies were
8.00 to 14.00 higher from 227.00-239.00.
Coarse Feeding Grains: Offers for US 2 Barley for nearby delivery to
Portland in single rail cars for domestic use were steady from 190.00-200.00.
Offers for US 2 Barley truck delivered to the Willamette Valley were also
steady from 192.00-210.00. US 2 Yellow Corn offers for rail delivery to points
north of Seattle were 8.00 to 10.00 lower from 188.75-198.75. Offers for US 2
Yellow Corn rail delivered to points in the Seattle area were 8.00 to 9.75
lower from 186.50-19875. Offers for US 2 Yellow Corn rail delivered to
Portland were 6.75 to 9.50 lower from 184.25-190.00. Offers for US 2 Yellow
Corn truck delivered to the Willamette Valley were 4.25 to 5.75 lower from
198.75-201.00. US 2 Yellow Corn offers for truck delivery to the Yakima Valley
were 2.00 to 10.50 lower from 177.50-188.00. Chicago March corn futures closed
at 3.8125, 6.00 cents lower than last week's corn futures close of 3.8725.
Offers for US 2 Heavy White Oats truck delivered to Portland and Willamette
Valley were steady to 10.00 lower from 265.00-275.00.
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 Pacific Northwest 482.10-518.00 dn 5.50-2.00
Basis 99 to 134.90+Z up 2.00-5.50
Truck Willamette Valley 503.10-533.00 dn 10.50-2.00
Basis 120 to 145+Z dn 3.00-up 5.50
34-36 pct Canola Meal
Rail Pacific Northwest 341.10-365.00 dn 7.50-unch
Basis -42 to -18.10+Z unch-up 7.50
Truck Willamette Valley 356.10-380.00 dn 7.50-unch
Basis -27 to -3.10+Z unch-up 7.50
46 to 50 pct Ruminant Meat and Bone Meal
FOB Pacific Northwest Plants 400.00-425.00 up 50.00-55.00
Truck Willamette Valley 420.00-450.00 up 45.00-30.00
15 pct Suncured Alfalfa Pellets 310.00 unch
Wheat Millrun FOB Flour Mills western
Oregon and Washington
FOB Portland Flour Mills 180.00 unch
Truck Willamette Valley 192.00 unch
Burlington Northern Line from Eastern Oregon and Eastern Washington
Rail Portland Dec-Mar 155.00 unch
Eastern Oregon and Eastern Washington
FOB Dec-Mar 110.00 unch
Apr-Sep 105.00 unch
Rail Portland 370.00-370.00 unch
Truck Willamette Valley 385.00-390.00 unch
Distillers Dried Grains
Rail feed mill 208.00-224.00 up 7.00-14.00
Truck delivered dairy 227.00-239.00 up 8.00-14.00
Whole feeding grains in dollars per ton, bulk FOB Northwest Coast
US 2 48 LBS Barley
Rail Portland 190.00-200.00 unch
Truck Willamette Valley 192.00-210.00 unch
US 2 Yellow Corn
Single rail car delivery-
North of Seattle 188.75-198.75 dn 10.00-8.00
Basis 147 to 175.50+H no comp
Seattle area 186.50-198.75 dn 9.75-8.00
Basis 141 to 175.50+H no comp
Portland area 184.25-190.00 dn 9.50-6.75
Basis 135 to 150.50+H no comp
Rail-Truck Willamette Valley 198.75-201.00 dn 4.25-5.75
Basis 175.50 to 181.25+H no comp
Rail Yakima Valley NA
Truck Yakima Valley 177.50-188.00 dn 10.50-2.00
Basis 115.50 to 145+H no comp
US 2 Heavy White Oats 265.00-275.00 unch-dn 10.00
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
Tiffany Smit 503-326-2237 Portland.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
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