CIF or FOB Price per Metric Ton of Yellow Corn No. 2 for Animal consumption

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CIF or FOB Price per Metric Ton of Yellow Corn No. 2 for Animal consumption

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The Iowa State University Estimated Livestock Returns (http://www2.econ.iastate.edu/estimated-returns/) provides estimates of cattle finishing and hog production costs and returns. The monthly Yellow Corn No. 2 corn price used in these calculations is provided in the chart below. Prices have been converted from $/bushel to $/metric ton.

These prices, and prices for other locations and other grains and feedstuffs, are retrievable from USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service Livestock and Grain Marketing News “Run a Custom Report” website.

https://marketnews.usda.gov/mnp/ls-report-config

For Corn:

  • Category: Grain
  • Organic: No
  • Commodity: Coarse
  • Sub Commodity/Class: Corn
  • Publication: Monthly
  • Location: North Central Iowa, IA
  • Refine Commodity: Yellow US NO 2
  • Dates: January 2000 To December 2017

 

Answered by:
Dr. Lee Schulz
Associate Professor
Last updated on April 6, 2018