Blogging by the Bushel
With numerous challenges over the past several years for producers, we at Mercer Landmark understand the need for a comprehensive risk management solution. We seek to provide our customers with unparalleled service to ensure maximum results.

Market Report Friday June 23rd, 2017 July corn closed down 5 at $3.57 ¾ and December 17 corn closed down 5 ½ at $3.75 ¼. July beans closed down 14 ¾ at $9.04 ½ and November 17 closed down 2 ¼ at $9.11. July wheat closed down 1 ½ at $4.59 ¾ and September closed [...]


Market Report Thursday June 22nd, 2017 July corn closed down 6 at $3.62 ¾ and December 17 corn closed down 6 at $3.80 ¾. July beans closed down 14 ¾ at $9.04 and November 17 closed down 14 ½ at $9.13 ¼. July wheat closed down 3 ¼ at $4.61 ¼ and September closed down [...]


Market Report Wednesday June 21st, 2017 July corn closed down 1 ¼ at $3.68 ¾ and December 17 corn closed down 1 ¼ at $3.86 ¾. July beans closed down 9 at $9.18 ¾ and November 17 closed down 11 at $9.27 ¾. July wheat closed down 8 at $4.64 ½ and September closed down [...]


Market Report Tuesday June 20th, 2017 July corn closed down 5 ¼ at $3.70 and December 17 corn closed down 5 ¼ at $3.88. July beans closed down 10 at $9.27 ¾ and November 17 closed down 9 ¾ at $9.38 ¾. July wheat closed up 5 ½ at $4.72 ½ and September closed up [...]


By~ Jeff Prickett I wanted to follow-up on few points I made in my last blog. This is the time of the year we are making dry fertilizer applications after 1st and some 2nd cuttings on alfalfa hay. I have had a few customer conversations about sulfur needs in alfalfa and how best to meet [...]


Market Report Monday June 19th, 2017 July corn closed down 8 ¾ at $3.75 ¼ and December 17 corn closed down 8 ¾ at $3.93 ¼. July beans closed down 1 ¼ at $9.37 ¾ and November 17 closed down 1 ½ at $9.48 ½. July wheat closed up 1 ¾ at $4.67 and September [...]


Market Report Thursday June 15th, 2017 July corn closed up 2 ½ at $3.79 ½ and December 17 corn closed up 2 ¼ at $3.97 ¾. July beans closed up 3 at $9.34 ¾ and November 17 closed up 5 at $9.44. July wheat closed dup 10 ¾ at $4.53 ¾ and September closed up [...]


Market Report Wednesday June 14th, 2017 July corn closed down 4 at $3.77 and December 17 corn closed down 3 ½ at $3.95 ½. July beans closed down ¾ at $9.31 ¾ and November 17 closed unchanged at $9.39. July wheat closed down 2 at $4.43 and September closed down 2 at $4.57 ¼. Crude [...]


Market Report Tuesday June 13th, 2017 July corn closed up 3 ¾ at $3.81 and December 17 corn closed up 3 ½ at $3.99. July beans closed up 1 ¼ at $9.32 ½ and November 17 closed up ¾ at $9.39. July wheat closed up 11 at $4.45 and September closed up 10 ¾ at [...]


Market Report Monday June 12th, 2017 July corn closed down 10 ½ at $3.77 ¼ and December 17 corn closed down 10 ½ at $3.95 ½. July beans closed down 10 ¼ at $9.31 ¼ and November 17 closed down 10 at $9.38 ¼. July wheat closed down 11 ¾ at $4.34 and September closed [...]