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LIFETEAM MEMBERSHIP APPLICATIONS:

Garden City Co-op members can apply for air medical transport insurance coverage through Newton-based "LifeTeam".  $50 per year (per individual) will give peace of mind that you and your family are covered in the event it should ever be needed.  Stop by the office to pick up your application today or click HERE to download and fill out on your own.

You can also find this permanently in our Links section under "Lifeteam Application".  

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New Updates

The June 23rd 1967 Garden City Tornadoes - A Look Back

Garden City Co-op members and staff as well as former and current residents of Garden City reflect back 50 years on what was one of the most destructive tornadic events in the town's history.  30 people were injured and one person was killed and the destruction cost a total of $5 million in damages.

 

 

GCC Ag Moment: Identifying Mare's Tail

Dighton area agronomist and sales manager, Mark Vance, talks about a recent outbreak of Mare's Tail (Horseweed) in Southwest Kansas, and how to differentiate a young mare's tail weed from kochia to prevent applying the wrong herbicide application.

 

 

 

Inside The Co-op:  Inside a Grain Elevator

Director of Communications, Trevor Hands, goes inside an elevator with Garden A & B location manager, Gabriel Bautista - as Gabe explains how these older style elevators work.

For more of an overview of the grain elevator handling process, see our earlier video here.

 

  


AquaCheck Sensor Demonstration

GCC Director of Precision Ag, Michael Kempke, demonstrates the AquaCheck sensors used in the Precision Ag Team's toolkit at a water sensor field demonstration earlier this spring.

Video courtesy OSU's Division of Ag Sciences and Natural Resources.

 

 

Volatility in the Markets
Because of the volatility in all the grain markets, we will buy grain only when the markets are open and trading, 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Contracting new crop grains require 5,000 bushel increments. All prices quoted are per bushel. Prices are updated on a 10 minute delay with the futures. Be sure to refresh your screen. No grain can be purchased or sold via internet. We also purchase sunflowers. Please call to confirm prices at:

Garden City (620) 275-6161 or (800) 794-9389
Dighton (620) 397-5343 or (800) 254-6983
Ulysses (620) 356-1219 or (800) 242-9754

Due to changes in the CBOT and KCBOT trading hours, we will be buying grain from 8:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. each day. The Day Session for both Boards of Trade is now open from 8:30 a.m. until 1:15 p.m. each day. There is also a Night Session running from 7:00 p.m. to 7:45 a.m. (Markets are closed from 7:45 a.m. till 8:30 a.m. and again from 1:15 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.)

Current Bids
Name Basis Month Basis Cash Price Notes
01- Garden City
02- Dighton Area
03- Ulysses Line
04- Lakin

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Brugler Market Commentary
Corn -

Corn futures are mostly 3/4 to 1 1/4 cents higher at midday in the front months. The USDA reported 965,608 MT of corn was inspected for export for

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures are mostly 3/4 to 1 1/4 cents higher at midday in the front months. The USDA reported 965,608 MT of corn was inspected for export for

Cotton -

Cotton futures are trading 15 to 91 points in the red on Monday. Northern Texas saw 1-2” rains over the weekend. The COT report indicated

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures are currently 42.5 cents to $1.225 higher in the nearby contracts. The CME Lean Hog Index for 6/22 was up another 87 cents to

Cattle -

Live cattle futures are showing strong “sell the rumor, buy the fact” gains of $1.65 to $2.65 on Monday. Feeder cattle futures are

Wheat -

Wheat futures are currently mixed in the nearby months, with KC and CBT contracts lower and MPLS seeing gains of around 5 cents. Traders are

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Garden City, Kansas (67846)

Current Conditions: Sunny
Temperature: 71°F Dew point: 60°F
Humidity: 68% Pressure: 30.19 in. Hg
Wind: 3 mph From:

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Monday

Hi: 83°
Lo: 61°
Tuesday

Hi: 92°
Lo: 67°
Wednesday

Hi: 95°
Lo: 66°
Thursday

Hi: 93°
Lo: 63°
Friday

Hi: 86°
Lo: 63°

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