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 Tuesday September 5th, 2017 December 17 corn closed up 3 ¼ at $3.58 ½ and March 18 closed up 3 ¼ at $3.71. November beans closed up 19 at $9.68 ½ and January 18 closed up 19 at $9.78 ¼. December wheat closed up 4 ¼ at $4.43 and July 18 closed up [...]


Market Report Thursday August 31st, 2017 December 17 corn closed up 12 ¼ at $3.57 ¾ and March 18 closed up 12 ¼ at $3.70 ½. November beans closed up 12 at $9.45 ¼ and January 18 closed up 12 at $9.54 ¾. December wheat closed up 4 ¾ at $4.34 ½ and July 18 [...]


Market Report Wednesday August 30th, 2017 December 17 corn closed down 3 ¼ at $3.45 ½ and March 18 closed down 3 ¼ at $3.58 ¼. November beans closed down 4 at $9.33 ¼ and January 18 closed down 3 ¾ at $9.42 ¾. December wheat closed unchanged at $4.29 ¾ and July 18 closed [...]


Market Report Tuesday August 29th, 2017 September corn closed down 2 ½ at $3.33 ½ and December 17 corn closed down 2 ¼ at $3.48 ¾. November beans closed down 4 at $9.37 ¼ and January 18 closed down 3 ¾ at $9.46 ½. September wheat closed up 2 ¾ at $4.02 ¾ and July [...]


Market Report Friday August 25th, 2017 September corn closed down 3 ¼ at $3.38 ¾ and December 17 corn closed down 2 ¾ at $3.53 ½. November beans closed down 2 at $9.44 ½ and January 18 closed down 1 ¾ at $9.53 ½. September wheat closed up ½ at $4.09 ½ and July 18 [...]


Farm Journal Pro Farmer US Midwest 2017 Crop Tour production and yield headline re-cap Corn: 13.953 billion bu.; Average yield of 167.1 bu. per acre Soybeans: 4.331 billion bu.; Average yield of 48.5 bu. per acre In August, the USDA was: Corn 169.5 BPA, production 14.153 billion bushels Beans 49.4 BPA, production 4.381 billion bushels


Market Report Thursday August 24th, 2017 September corn closed unchanged at $3.42 and December 17 corn closed up ½ at $3.56 ¼. November beans closed up 8½ at $9.46 ½ and January 18 closed up 8 ½ at $9.55 ¼. September wheat closed up 5 ¾ at $4.09 and July 18 closed up 3 at [...]


Market Report Wednesday August 23rd, 2017 September corn closed down 4 at $3.42 and December 17 corn closed down 4 ¼ at $3.55 ¾. November beans closed up ½ at $9.38 and January 18 closed up 1 at $9.46 ¾. September wheat closed up 1 at $4.03 ¼ and July 18 closed up ½ at [...]


Market Report Tuesday August 22nd, 2017 September corn closed down 3 at $3.46 and December 17 corn closed down 3 at $3.60. November beans closed up 1 ¼ at $9.37 ½ and January 18 closed up 1 ¼ at $9.45 ¾. September wheat closed down 7 ¼ at $4.02 ¼ and July 18 closed down [...]


Market Report Monday August 21st, 2017 September corn closed down 3 at $3.49 and December 17 corn closed down 2 ¾ at $3.63. November beans closed down 1 ½ at $9.36 ¼ and January 18 closed down 1 ¼ at $9.44 ½. September wheat closed down 6 ½ at $4.09 ½ and July 18 closed [...]