Special Announcement



Grain Marketing Meeting

Presented by Dan O'Brien - NW Region Ag Economist - KSU

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 @ 9:30 AM

Lane County Fairgrounds





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New Updates

Annual Meeting Video:  The Existence Value of the Garden City Co-op 

Watch the video shown at this years annual meeting, December 5th.  


Ag Moment:  Precision Ag - New Moisture Probe & Telemetry Offering

 Precision Ag Specialist, Bryan Moser, talks about their newest offering in their ag technology line of tools:  The Aquacheck Moisture Probe with Fieldwise Telemetry. 



Inside the Co-op: Crop Production - The Chemical Warehouse

Chemical Operations Manager Abe Hamm gives an inside look into the warehouse operations arm of the Crop Production department.

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.




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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GC Co-op Grain Price History Data & Charts
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Brugler Market Commentary
Corn -

Corn futures settled the Wednesday session with most contracts 3/4 to 1 1/4 cents higher. This morning’s EIA report showed ethanol production

Wheat -

Wheat futures were 3-7 cents higher in most contracts on Wednesday, with nearby Dec showing thin trade ahead of Thursday’s expiration.

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures settled the Wednesday session with most contracts 3/4 to 1 1/4 cents higher. This morning’s EIA report showed ethanol production

Cotton -

Cotton futures closed the session with 28 to 122 point gains on Wednesday. As expected, the Federal Reserve increases interest rates 0.25% this

Soybeans -

Soybean futures ended Wednesday with 3 to 3 1/2 cent gains in most contracts. December meal was up $2.20/ton, with nearby bean oil down 25 points.

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures saw steady to 30 cent gains in most contracts on Wednesday. The CME Lean Hog Index for 12/11 was down 20 cents to $64.97. The USDA

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