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Enter to win a multi-day VIP Super Bowl experience for two by answering one of four possible question topics by either written essay or video.  Eight winners will be chosen and will receive the multi-day super bowl experience for two which includes luxury-suite seats for Superbowl LII, tickets for other festival events, airfare, hotel accomodations, and more.  Terms and conditions apply.  Deadline for entries is September 15, 2017.  Winners will be announced in October.  

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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.

 

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.

 

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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Brugler Market Commentary
Corn -

Corn futures ended the Tuesday session with losses of 2 to 3 cents in most contracts. Condition ratings in SD improved 14 points, with CO up 10 and

Cotton -

Cotton futures were mostly 5 to 25 points higher on Tuesday, despite a sharply higher US dollar. Cotton conditions in TX were up 7 points, with TN

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures ended Tuesday with most nearby contracts 40 to 80 cents lower and back months 7.5 cent to $1 higher. The CME Lean Hog Index for

Cattle -

Live cattle futures finished the Tuesday session with gains of 72.5 cents to $2.025. Feeder cattle futures were up $2.15 to $2.90 in most contracts.

Wheat -

Wheat futures closed Tuesday with most KC and CBT contracts 6 to 8 cents lower, as MPLS was down 10 to 14 cents in the nearby contracts. Spring

Soybeans -

Soybean futures posted fractional to 2 cent gains on Tuesday. Sep soy meal was down 50 cents/ton, with nearby bean oil up 26 points. Monday

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Current Weather

Garden City, Kansas (67846)

Current Conditions: Clear
Temperature: 56°F Dew point: 49°F
Humidity: 77% Pressure: 30.20 in. Hg
Wind: 5 mph From: Southeast

Forecast

Wednesday

Hi: 84°
Lo: 60°
Thursday

Hi: 84°
Lo: 63°
Friday

Hi: 82°
Lo: 63°
Saturday

Hi: 86°
Lo: 62°
Sunday

Hi: 85°
Lo: 61°

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