Feed Grain Facts

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A (1): Selling Price of Bulk Feed Ingredients at Selected Points, October 9, 2017
Wheat, Oats, Barley, Corn
Selected
Point
Reference
Period
Price
Basis
Wheat [1] Oats Barley Corn
Vancouver, British Columbia [4] [7] October 9, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A 240.00
Vancouver, British Columbia [4] [7] October 2, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A 240.00
Calgary, Alberta [4] October 9, 2017 Free on board 211.00 208.00 222.00
Calgary, Alberta [4] October 2, 2017 Free on board 210.00 209.00 222.00
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] October 9, 2017 Free on board 155.78 158.46 148.02 192.00
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] October 2, 2017 Free on board 150.88 159.48 144.53 192.00
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] October 9, 2017 Free on board 182.97 185.45 156.62 157.44
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] October 2, 2017 Free on board 177.82 185.45 152.49 156.46
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] October 9, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] October 2, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] October 9, 2017 On Board Vessel 165.21
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] October 2, 2017 On Board Vessel 163.56
Bay Ports, Ontario October 9, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
Bay Ports, Ontario October 2, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
Chatham, Ontario October 9, 2017 Track 163.48
Chatham, Ontario October 2, 2017 Track 170.96
Toronto, Ontario [5] October 9, 2017 N/A
Toronto, Ontario [5] October 2, 2017 N/A
Hamilton, Ontario October 9, 2017 N/A
Hamilton, Ontario October 2, 2017 N/A
Eastern, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board 161.55
Eastern, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board 142.00
London, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board
London, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board
Port Colborne, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board
Port Colborne, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board
Cardinal, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board
Cardinal, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board
Montreal, Quebec [5] October 9, 2017 N/A N/A N/A 187.40
Montreal, Quebec [5] October 2, 2017 N/A N/A N/A 189.08
Trois-Rivières, Quebec October 9, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
Trois-Rivières, Quebec October 2, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A
St. Jean, Quebec [2] October 9, 2017 Free on board 230.00 200.00 200.00 193.20
St. Hyacinthe, Quebec October 2, 2017 Free on board 235.00 200.00 200.00 197.04
Quebec, Quebec October 9, 2017 In-Store 234.50 205.00 200.00 189.93
Quebec, Quebec October 2, 2017 In-Store 235.22 205.00 N/A 195.39
Truro, Nova Scotia October 9, 2017 Track N/A N/A N/A 277.33
Truro, Nova Scotia October 2, 2017 Track N/A N/A N/A 269.33
Truro, Nova Scotia October 9, 2017 Water and Truck N/A N/A N/A N/A
Truro, Nova Scotia October 2, 2017 Water and Truck N/A N/A N/A N/A
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] October 9, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A N/A
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] October 2, 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 October 6, 2017
US$1.00=CAN$1.2527
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, October 9, 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] October 9, 2017 Free on board 522.00 225.00 199.00 2000.00 815.00
Vancouver, British Columbia [4] [7] October 2, 2017 Free on board 522.00 225.00 199.00 2000.00 815.00
Calgary, Alberta [4] October 9, 2017 Free on board 454.50 285.00 N/A 845.00
Calgary, Alberta [4] October 2, 2017 Free on board 454.50 300.00 N/A 865.00
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] October 9, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] October 2, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] October 9, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] October 2, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] October 9, 2017 In-Store
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] October 2, 2017 In-Store
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] October 9, 2017 On Board Vessel
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] October 2, 2017 On Board Vessel
Bay Ports, Ontario October 9, 2017 In-Store
Bay Ports, Ontario October 2, 2017 In-Store
Chatham, Ontario October 9, 2017 Track
Chatham, Ontario October 2, 2017 Track
Toronto, Ontario [5] October 9, 2017 Free on board 430.00 733.00
Toronto, Ontario [5] October 2, 2017 Free on board 455.00 733.00
Hamilton, Ontario October 9, 2017 467.61 N/A
Hamilton, Ontario October 2, 2017 471.58 N/A
Eastern, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board
Eastern, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board
London, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board
London, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board
Port Colborne, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board N/A
Port Colborne, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board N/A
Cardinal, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board
Cardinal, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board
Montreal, Quebec [5] October 9, 2017 448.61 N/A N/A 430.00 N/A 865.00
Montreal, Quebec [5] October 2, 2017 Free on board 452.58 N/A N/A 455.00 N/A 865.00
Trois-Rivières, Quebec October 9, 2017 In-Store
Trois-Rivières, Quebec October 2, 2017 In-Store
St. Jean, Quebec [2] October 9, 2017 Free on board N/A
St. Hyacinthe, Quebec October 2, 2017 Free on board N/A
Quebec, Quebec October 9, 2017 In-Store 469.00 345.00
Quebec, Quebec October 2, 2017 In-Store 480.00 350.00
Truro, Nova Scotia October 9, 2017 Track 539.03 N/A N/A N/A
Truro, Nova Scotia October 2, 2017 Free on board 528.33 N/A N/A N/A
Truro, Nova Scotia October 9, 2017 Water and Truck
Truro, Nova Scotia October 2, 2017 Water and Truck
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] October 9, 2017 In-Store N/A N/A N/A N/A
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] October 2, 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 October 6, 2017
US$1.00=CAN$1.2527
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, October 9, 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] October 9, 2017 Free on board 820.00
Vancouver, British Columbia [4] [7] October 2, 2017 Free on board 820.00
Calgary, Alberta [4] October 9, 2017 Free on board 685.00
Calgary, Alberta [4] October 2, 2017 Free on board 725.00
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] October 9, 2017 Free on board 224.87 N/A
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan [4] October 2, 2017 Free on board 224.87 N/A
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] October 9, 2017 Free on board N/A
Winnipeg, Manitoba [4] [9] October 2, 2017 Free on board N/A
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] October 9, 2017 In-Store
Thunder Bay, Ontario [8] October 2, 2017 In-Store
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] October 9, 2017 On Board Vessel
Lake Ports, United States of America [3] October 2, 2017 On Board Vessel
Bay Ports, Ontario October 9, 2017 In-Store
Bay Ports, Ontario October 2, 2017 In-Store
Chatham, Ontario October 9, 2017 Track
Chatham, Ontario October 2, 2017 Track
Toronto, Ontario [5] October 9, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A 650.00
Toronto, Ontario [5] October 2, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A 675.00
Hamilton, Ontario October 9, 2017
Hamilton, Ontario October 2, 2017
Eastern, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board
Eastern, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board
London, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board 715.00 109.00
London, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board 715.00 109.00
Port Colborne, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A
Port Colborne, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A
Cardinal, Ontario October 9, 2017 Free on board 735.00 145.00
Cardinal, Ontario October 2, 2017 Free on board 735.00 145.00
Montreal, Quebec [5] October 9, 2017 N/A N/A N/A 650.00
Montreal, Quebec [5] October 2, 2017 Free on board N/A N/A N/A 675.00
Trois-Rivières, Quebec October 9, 2017 In-Store
Trois-Rivières, Quebec October 2, 2017 In-Store
St. Jean, Quebec [2] October 9, 2017 Free on board
St. Hyacinthe, Quebec October 2, 2017 Free on board
Quebec, Quebec October 9, 2017 In-Store
Quebec, Quebec October 2, 2017 In-Store
Truro, Nova Scotia October 9, 2017 Track N/A
Truro, Nova Scotia October 2, 2017 Free on board N/A
Truro, Nova Scotia October 9, 2017 Water and Truck
Truro, Nova Scotia October 2, 2017 Water and Truck
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] October 9, 2017 In-Store
Halifax, Nova Scotia [6] October 2, 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 October 6, 2017
US$1.00=CAN$1.2527
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, October 9, 2017
Prairie Grains
Selected Points Commodity This week
October 9, 2017
Last week
October 2, 2017
Month ago
September 11, 2017
Year Ago
October 10, 2016
From: Thunder Bay, Ontario (WCE) [2] (In-Store) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 179.00
From: Thunder Bay, Ontario (Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT)) [2] (In-Store) Oat 203.88 203.11 183.58 164.55
From: Thunder Bay, Ontario (Lethbridge) [2] (In-Store) Barley 145.00 145.00 145.00 132.50
To: Bayport, Ontario [1] (In-Store) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 202.61
To: Bayport, Ontario [1] (In-Store) Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Bayport, Ontario [1] (In-Store) Barley 172.39 172.39 172.39 159.89
To: Montreal, Quebec [1] (In-Store) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 207.03
To: Montreal, Quebec [1] (In-Store) Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Montreal, Quebec [1] (In-Store) Barley 177.31 177.31 177.31 164.81
To: Moncton, New Brunswick (Truck via Halifax) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 229.25
To: Moncton, New Brunswick (Truck via Halifax) Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Moncton, New Brunswick (Truck via Halifax) Barley 201.50 201.50 201.50 189.00
To: Truro, Nova Scotia (Truck via Halifax) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 223.22
To: Truro, Nova Scotia (Truck via Halifax) Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Truro, Nova Scotia (Truck via Halifax) Barley 199.00 199.00 199.00 186.50
To: Halifax, Nova Scotia [1] (In-Store) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 214.28
To: Halifax, Nova Scotia [1] (In-Store) Oat N/A N/A N/A N/A
To: Halifax, Nova Scotia [1] (In-Store) Barley 185.30 185.30 185.30 172.80
To: Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador (Track/Truck via Sydney) Wheat N/A N/A N/A 277.63
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, October 9, 2017
Corn
Selected Points This week
October 9, 2017
Last week
October 2, 2017
Month ago
September 11, 2017
Year Ago
October 10, 2016
From: US Lake Port (On Board Vessel) 165.21 163.56 166.65 172.05
To: Montreal, Quebec [1] (In-Store) N/A N/A N/A N/A
From: Chicago, Illinois (Track) 155.35 157.18 156.14 180.56
To: Montreal, Quebec (Track) 184.21 186.04 185.00 209.42
From: Chatham, Ontario (Track) 163.48 170.96 171.42 155.82
To: Montreal, Quebec (Track) 187.35 194.83 195.29 179.69
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, October 9, 2017
Soymeal 48% Protein
Selected Points This week
October 9, 2017
Last week
October 2, 2017
Month ago
September 11, 2017
Year Ago
October 10, 2016
From: Hamilton, Ontario 467.61 471.58 449.09 476.56
To: Montreal, Quebec (Track) 491.94 495.91 473.42 500.89
To: Moncton, New Brunswick (Track) 510.69 514.66 492.17 519.64
To: Truro, Nova Scotia (Track) 513.91 517.88 495.39 522.86
To: Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador (Track/Truck via Sydney) 562.54 566.51 544.02 571.49
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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