Feed Grain Facts

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A (1): Selling Price of Bulk Feed Ingredients at Selected Points, December 4, 2017
Wheat, Oats, Barley, Corn
Selected
Point
Reference
Period
Price
Basis
Wheat [1] Oats Barley Corn
Vancouver, British Columbia [4] [7] December 4, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A
Vancouver, British Columbia [4] [7] November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A
Calgary, Alberta [4] December 4, 2017 Free on board 220.00 219.00 223.00
Calgary, Alberta [4] November 27, 2017 Free on board 220.00 219.00 223.00
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] December 4, 2017 Free on board 161.62 164.71 163.58 194.00
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] November 27, 2017 Free on board 161.62 163.35 164.29 194.00
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] December 4, 2017 Free on board 175.98 191.93 162.13 153.10
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] November 27, 2017 Free on board 178.56 189.99 160.76 152.71
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] December 4, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] November 27, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] December 4, 2017 On Board Vessel 166.35
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] November 27, 2017 On Board Vessel 167.76
Bay Ports, Ontario December 4, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
Bay Ports, Ontario November 27, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
Chatham, Ontario December 4, 2017 Track 166.95
Chatham, Ontario November 27, 2017 Track 163.38
Toronto, Ontario [5] December 4, 2017 N/A
Toronto, Ontario [5] November 27, 2017 N/A
Hamilton, Ontario December 4, 2017 N/A
Hamilton, Ontario November 27, 2017 N/A
Eastern, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board 165.24
Eastern, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board 162.98
London, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board
London, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board
Port Colborne, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board
Port Colborne, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board
Cardinal, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board
Cardinal, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board
Montreal, Quebec [5] December 4, 2017 N/A N/A N/A 189.85
Montreal, Quebec [5] November 27, 2017 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Trois-Rivières, Quebec December 4, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
Trois-Rivières, Quebec November 27, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
St. Jean, Quebec [2] December 4, 2017 Free on board 230.00 245.00 210.00 189.93
St. Hyacinthe, Quebec November 27, 2017 Free on board 225.00 200.00 191.00 185.00
Quebec, Quebec December 4, 2017 In-Store 240.00 210.00 215.00 193.23
Quebec, Quebec November 27, 2017 In-Store 240.00 210.00 215.00 205.00
Truro, Nova Scotia December 4, 2017 Track N/A N/A N/A 254.33
Truro, Nova Scotia November 27, 2017 Track N/A N/A N/A 254.33
Truro, Nova Scotia December 4, 2017 Water and Truck N/A N/A N/A N/A
Truro, Nova Scotia November 27, 2017 Water and Truck N/A N/A N/A N/A
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] December 4, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A N/A
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] November 27, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A N/A

Source: Grains and Oilseeds Division / Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada; Thunder Bay prices are based on the ICE market close.

Closing date December 1, 2017
US$1.00=CAN$1.2699
N/A = not available

All prices in Canadian dollars per metric tonne based on survey respondents.

Grain grades (unless otherwise specified) are: Western or Eastern Feed Wheat. Feed Oats. No.1 Canada Western or Eastern Barley. No.2 Canada Yellow Corn. No.3 United States (US) Yellow Corn. Soybean Meal 48% Protein.

Canola Meal based on minimum standard of 35% Protein. Fish Meal: white fish and/or herring meal. Gluten Meal 60% Protein. Gluten Feed 21% Protein.

  • [1] Wheat 3 Canada Western Red Spring (CWRS);
  • [2] Canadian Corn #3 or #2;
  • [3] United States Corn;
  • [4] Fish Meal from West Coast 63% Protein;
  • [5] Fish Meal 60% Protein;
  • [6] Herring Fish Meal;
  • [7] Fraser Valley;
  • [8] Wheat and Barley (Basis - Cash Price Winnipeg Commodity Exchange (WCE));
  • [9] Oats 3 Canada Western (CW)
A (2): Selling Price of Bulk Feed Ingredients at Selected Points, December 4, 2017
Soybean Meal, Canola Meal, Mill-Feeds, Meat Meal, Fish Meal, Animal Fat
Selected
Point
Reference
Period
Price
Basis
Soybean
Meal
Canola
Meal
Mill-
Feeds
Meat
Meal
Fish
Meal
Animal
Fat
Vancouver, British Columbia [4] [7] December 4, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Vancouver, British Columbia [4] [7] November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Calgary, Alberta [4] December 4, 2017 Free on board N/A 240.00 N/A 805.00
Calgary, Alberta [4] November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A 240.00 N/A 805.00
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] December 4, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] December 4, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] December 4, 2017 In-Store
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] November 27, 2017 In-Store
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] December 4, 2017 On Board Vessel
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] November 27, 2017 On Board Vessel
Bay Ports, Ontario December 4, 2017 In-Store
Bay Ports, Ontario November 27, 2017 In-Store
Chatham, Ontario December 4, 2017 Track
Chatham, Ontario November 27, 2017 Track
Toronto, Ontario [5] December 4, 2017 Free on board 400.00 690.00
Toronto, Ontario [5] November 27, 2017 Free on board 400.00 711.00
Hamilton, Ontario December 4, 2017 476.43 N/A
Hamilton, Ontario November 27, 2017 478.19 N/A
Eastern, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board
Eastern, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board
London, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board
London, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board
Port Colborne, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board N/A
Port Colborne, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A
Cardinal, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board
Cardinal, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board
Montreal, Quebec [5] December 4, 2017 457.43 N/A N/A 400.00 N/A 827.00
Montreal, Quebec [5] November 27, 2017 Free on board 459.19 N/A N/A 400.00 N/A 843.00
Trois-Rivières, Quebec December 4, 2017 In-Store
Trois-Rivières, Quebec November 27, 2017 In-Store
St. Jean, Quebec [2] December 4, 2017 Free on board N/A
St. Hyacinthe, Quebec November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A
Quebec, Quebec December 4, 2017 In-Store 499.00 367.00
Quebec, Quebec November 27, 2017 In-Store 492.00 360.00
Truro, Nova Scotia December 4, 2017 Track 536.83 N/A N/A N/A
Truro, Nova Scotia November 27, 2017 Free on board 536.83 N/A N/A N/A
Truro, Nova Scotia December 4, 2017 Water and Truck
Truro, Nova Scotia November 27, 2017 Water and Truck
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] December 4, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A N/A
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] November 27, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A N/A

Source: Grains and Oilseeds Division / Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada; Thunder Bay prices are based on the ICE market close.

Closing date December 1, 2017
US$1.00=CAN$1.2699
N/A = not available

All prices in Canadian dollars per metric tonne based on survey respondents.

Grain grades (unless otherwise specified) are: Western or Eastern Feed Wheat. Feed Oats. No.1 Canada Western or Eastern Barley. No.2 Canada Yellow Corn. No.3 United States (US) Yellow Corn. Soybean Meal 48% Protein.

Canola Meal based on minimum standard of 35% Protein. Fish Meal: white fish and/or herring meal. Gluten Meal 60% Protein. Gluten Feed 21% Protein.

  • [1] Wheat 3 Canada Western Red Spring (CWRS);
  • [2] Canadian Corn #3 or #2;
  • [3] United States Corn;
  • [4] Fish Meal from West Coast 63% Protein;
  • [5] Fish Meal 60% Protein;
  • [6] Herring Fish Meal;
  • [7] Fraser Valley;
  • [8] Wheat and Barley (Basis - Cash Price Winnipeg Commodity Exchange (WCE));
  • [9] Oats 3 Canada Western (CW)
A (3): Selling Price of Bulk Feed Ingredients at Selected Points, December 4, 2017
Gluten Meal, Gluten Feed, Feed Peas, Dehydrated Alfalfa, Feather Meal
Selected
Point
Reference
Period
Price
Basis
Gluten
Meal
Gluten
Feed
Feed
Peas
Dehy
Alfalfa
Feather
Meal
Vancouver, British Columbia [4] [7] December 4, 2017 Free on board N/A
Vancouver, British Columbia [4] [7] November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A
Calgary, Alberta [4] December 4, 2017 Free on board 600.00
Calgary, Alberta [4] November 27, 2017 Free on board 600.00
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] December 4, 2017 Free on board 221.20 N/A
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] November 27, 2017 Free on board 221.20 N/A
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] December 4, 2017 Free on board N/A
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] December 4, 2017 In-Store
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] November 27, 2017 In-Store
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] December 4, 2017 On Board Vessel
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] November 27, 2017 On Board Vessel
Bay Ports, Ontario December 4, 2017 In-Store
Bay Ports, Ontario November 27, 2017 In-Store
Chatham, Ontario December 4, 2017 Track
Chatham, Ontario November 27, 2017 Track
Toronto, Ontario [5] December 4, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A 640.00
Toronto, Ontario [5] November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A 640.00
Hamilton, Ontario December 4, 2017
Hamilton, Ontario November 27, 2017
Eastern, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board
Eastern, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board
London, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board 719.00 145.00
London, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board 715.00 145.00
Port Colborne, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A
Port Colborne, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A
Cardinal, Ontario December 4, 2017 Free on board 749.00 175.00
Cardinal, Ontario November 27, 2017 Free on board 735.00 169.00
Montreal, Quebec [5] December 4, 2017 N/A N/A N/A 640.00
Montreal, Quebec [5] November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A 640.00
Trois-Rivières, Quebec December 4, 2017 In-Store
Trois-Rivières, Quebec November 27, 2017 In-Store
St. Jean, Quebec [2] December 4, 2017 Free on board
St. Hyacinthe, Quebec November 27, 2017 Free on board
Quebec, Quebec December 4, 2017 In-Store
Quebec, Quebec November 27, 2017 In-Store
Truro, Nova Scotia December 4, 2017 Track N/A
Truro, Nova Scotia November 27, 2017 Free on board N/A
Truro, Nova Scotia December 4, 2017 Water and Truck
Truro, Nova Scotia November 27, 2017 Water and Truck
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] December 4, 2017 In-Store
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] November 27, 2017 In-Store

Source: Grains and Oilseeds Division / Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada; Thunder Bay prices are based on the ICE market close.

Closing date: December 1, 2017
US$1.00=CAN$1.2699
N/A = not available

All prices in Canadian dollars per metric tonne based on survey respondents.

Grain grades (unless otherwise specified) are: Western or Eastern Feed Wheat. Feed Oats. No.1 Canada Western or Eastern Barley. No.2 Canada Yellow Corn. No.3 US Yellow Corn. Soybean Meal 48% Protein.

Canola Meal based on minimum standard of 35% Protein. Fish Meal: white fish and/or herring meal. Gluten Meal 60% Protein. Gluten Feed 21% Protein.

  • [1] Wheat 3 Canada Western Red Spring (CWRS);
  • [2] Canadian Corn #3 or #2;
  • [3] United States Corn;
  • [4] Fish Meal from West Coast 63% Protein;
  • [5] Fish Meal 60% Protein;
  • [6] Herring Fish Meal;
  • [7] Fraser Valley;
  • [8] Wheat and Barley (Basis - Cash Price Winnipeg Commodity Exchange (WCE));
  • [9] Oats 3 Canada Western (CW)
B (1): Cash Prices and Replacement Values, December 4, 2017
Prairie Grains
Selected Points Commodity This week
December 4, 2017
Last week
November 27, 2017
Month ago
November 6, 2017
Year Ago
December 5, 2016
From: Thunder Bay, Ontario (WCE) [2] (In-Store) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 171.00
From: Thunder Bay, Ontario (Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT)) [2] (In-Store) Oat 203.59 205.43 217.62 172.67
From: Thunder Bay, Ontario (Lethbridge) [2] (In-Store) Barley N/A N/A N/A 138.00
To: Bayport, Ontario [1] (In-Store) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 194.61
To: Bayport, Ontario [1] (In-Store) Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Bayport, Ontario [1] (In-Store) Barley N/A N/A N/A 165.39
To: Montreal, Quebec [1] (In-Store) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 199.03
To: Montreal, Quebec [1] (In-Store) Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Montreal, Quebec [1] (In-Store) Barley N/A N/A N/A 170.31
To: Moncton, New Brunswick (Truck via Halifax) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 221.25
To: Moncton, New Brunswick (Truck via Halifax) Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Moncton, New Brunswick (Truck via Halifax) Barley N/A N/A N/A 194.50
To: Truro, Nova Scotia (Truck via Halifax) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 215.22
To: Truro, Nova Scotia (Truck via Halifax) Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Truro, Nova Scotia (Truck via Halifax) Barley N/A N/A N/A 192.00
To: Halifax, Nova Scotia [1] (In-Store) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 206.28
To: Halifax, Nova Scotia [1] (In-Store) Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Halifax, Nova Scotia [1] (In-Store) Barley N/A N/A N/A 178.30
To: Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador (Track/Truck via Sydney) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 269.63
To: Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador (Track/Truck via Sydney) Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador (Track/Truck via Sydney) Barley N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Melfort, Saskatchewan Wheat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Melfort, Saskatchewan Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Melfort, Saskatchewan (Track) Barley N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Bayport, Ontario Wheat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Bayport, Ontario Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Bayport, Ontario (Track) Barley N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Montreal, Quebec Wheat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Montreal, Quebec Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Montreal, Quebec (Track) Barley N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Moncton, New Brunswick Wheat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Moncton, New Brunswick Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Moncton, New Brunswick (Track) Barley N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Truro, Nova Scotia Wheat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Truro, Nova Scotia Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Truro, Nova Scotia (Track/Truck via Sydney) Barley N/A N/A N/A N/A
N/A = not available
[1] Prices include one month of storage and interest charges
[2] Thunder Bay prices are based on the Winnipeg Commodities Exchange market close (Cash price)
All prices quoted in Canadian dollars per metric tonne.
Grain grades (unless otherwise specified ) are: Canada Western Feed Wheat, Feed Oats, No.1 Canada Western Barley.
Replacement value for grain in-store Montreal can be applied to Sorel, Trois-Rivières and Quebec.
Replacement values reflect quoted cash prices at shipping points plus the full transfer costs including duty and exchange where applicable
B (2): Cash Prices and Replacement Values, December 4, 2017
Corn
Selected Points This week
December 4, 2017
Last week
November 27, 2017
Month ago
November 6, 2017
Year Ago
December 5, 2016
From: US Lake Port (On Board Vessel) 166.35 167.76 165.91 171.97
To: Montreal, Quebec [1] (In-Store) N/A N/A N/A N/A
From: Chicago, Illinois (Track) 157.35 153.75 157.37 179.30
To: Montreal, Quebec (Track) 186.21 182.61 186.23 208.16
From: Chatham, Ontario (Track) 161.44 163.38 165.74 153.12
To: Montreal, Quebec (Track) 185.31 187.25 189.61 176.99
N/A = not available
[1] Prices include one month of storage and interest charges
All prices quoted in Canadian dollars per metric tonne.
Grain grades (unless otherwise specified) are: No.2 Canada Yellow Corn, No.3 US Yellow Corn.
Replacement value for grain in-store Montreal can be applied to Sorel, Trois-Rivières and Quebec.
Replacement values reflect quoted cash prices at shipping points plus the full transfer costs including duty and exchange where applicable.
B (3): Cash Prices and Replacement Values, December 4, 2017
Soymeal 48% Protein
Selected Points This week
December 4, 2017
Last week
November 27, 2017
Month ago
November 6, 2017
Year Ago
December 5, 2016
From: Hamilton, Ontario 476.43 478.19 458.46 501.56
To: Montreal, Quebec (Track) 500.76 502.52 482.79 525.89
To: Moncton, New Brunswick (Track) 519.51 521.27 501.54 544.64
To: Truro, Nova Scotia (Track) 522.73 524.49 504.76 547.86
To: Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador (Track/Truck via Sydney) 571.36 573.12 553.39 596.49
All prices quoted in Canadian dollars per metric tonne.
Replacement values reflect quoted cash prices at shipping points plus the full transfer costs including duty and exchange where applicable

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