Monday, August 8, 2022  
 
 
Welcome !

     

We are an independently owned feed mill, grain elevator, and extruded expelled soybean processing plant.  We have served the tri-state area for over 45 years!  Our commitment to service our customers with the highest quality GMO, Non-GMO, and Organic products is second to none!  Thanks for choosing Lester Feed & Grain.



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 Feed Mill / Grain Receiving & Extruded Meal / Oil Load Out Hours:

Summer Hours: Mon. - Fri.  8:00 am - 4:00 pm


 




Soybean Crushing

Feed YOUR own soybeans
just like you feed YOUR own corn!

“EXPRESS SOYBEAN MEAL”
(extruded expelled)


Produce YOUR own soybean meal
at the cost of production!

* Lower F/G
* Higher ADG
* Lower Cull Rates
* Lower Death Loss
* Higher % Sold As Tops
* Grain Bank Your Soybeans
* Market Your soybeans every day



 

Company Information


SALES TEAM

Reid Krull

Beef/Dairy/Agronomy
(production, bi-products, & seed)

712-348-3637

Larry Van Roekel
Swine
(production & extruded meal) 
712-470-0421

 
Dustin Hoogendoorn

Agronomy/Grain Operations Manager
(seed & commodities)
712-470-7372 



CROP PRODUCTION
(Non-GMO & GMO)







US Drought Monitor Link



SWINE PRODUCTION
(Non-GMO & GMO)


Process your own soybeans into "EXPRESS SOYBEAN MEAL", Our mechanical process of extrusion is superior to conventional solvent extracted soybean meal due to the process in which it is manufactured gives it a higher nutrient availability.  This value allows you to feed what you already raise in the same manner you feed your own corn today! 



GRAIN MARKETING
(Non-GMO & GMO)








BEEF-DAIRY PRODUCTION
(Non-GMO & GMO)




Bi-Products
(syrup, steep, corn oil, modified distillers, dry distillers)

Corn
(cracked, fine ground)

Cattle Feeds 
(tubs, protein, balancer, mineral)



USDA Swine News

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August 8, 1945
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Local Cash Bids
 
NON-GMO CORN
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 August contract only  @C2U 602'6
-7'4
Chart
 N/C 2022  @C2Z 602'4
-7'4
Chart
 December 2022  @C3H 610'2
-7'6
Chart
 January 2023  @C3H 610'2
-7'6
Chart
 February 2023  @C3H 610'2
-7'6
Chart
 March 2023  @C3K 614'6
-7'6
Chart

GMO CORN
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 August 2022  @C2U 602'6
-7'4
Chart
 N/C 2022  @C2Z 602'4
-7'4
Chart
 December 2022  @C3H 610'2
-7'6
Chart
 January 2023  @C3H 610'2
-7'6
Chart
 February 2023  @C3H 610'2
-7'6
Chart
 March 2023  @C3K 614'6
-7'6
Chart
 May 2023  @C3N 616'0
-7'2
Chart
 JULY 2023  @C3N 616'0
-7'2
Chart
 N/C 2023  @C3Z 573'2
-9'0
Chart

NON-GMO SOYBEANS
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 August 2022  @S2X 1399'6
-9'0
Chart
 N/C 2022  @S2X 1399'6
-9'0
Chart
 November 2022  @S3F 1407'0
-10'0
Chart
 December 2022  @S3F 1407'0
-10'0
Chart
 January 2023  @S3H 1407'4
-9'4
Chart
 February 2023  @S3H 1407'4
-9'4
Chart
 March 2023  @S3K 1408'0
-10'0
Chart

GMO SOYBEANS
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 August 2022  @S2X 1399'6
-9'0
Chart
 N/C 2022  @S2X 1399'6
-9'0
Chart
 November 2022  @S3F 1407'0
-10'0
Chart
 December 2022  @S3F 1407'0
-10'0
Chart
 January 2023  @S3H 1407'4
-9'4
Chart
 February 2023  @S3H 1407'4
-9'4
Chart
 March 2023  @S3K 1408'0
-10'0
Chart

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Futures
@C - CORN - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Sep 22 603'0 610'2 601'6 602'6 -7'4 610'2 07:45A Chart for @C2U Options for @C2U
Dec 22 603'0 610'2 601'0 602'4 -7'4 610'0 07:45A Chart for @C2Z Options for @C2Z
Mar 23 612'2 618'0 608'6 610'2 -7'6 618'0 07:45A Chart for @C3H Options for @C3H
May 23 617'0 622'4 613'4 614'6 -7'6 622'4 07:45A Chart for @C3K Options for @C3K
Jul 23 615'4 623'2 614'2 616'0 -7'2 623'2 07:45A Chart for @C3N Options for @C3N
Sep 23 588'6 591'0 588'0 590'0 -2'2 592'2 07:45A Chart for @C3U Options for @C3U
Dec 23 578'0 581'0 573'2 573'2 -9'0 582'2 07:45A Chart for @C3Z Options for @C3Z
Mar 24 587'6 588'6 582'2 582'2 -7'6 590'0 07:45A Chart for @C4H Options for @C4H
May 24 586'2 586'4 586'2 586'4 -6'6 593'2 07:45A Chart for @C4K Options for @C4K
Jul 24 587'4 591'2 587'4 590'6 5'6 592'6s 07:45A Chart for @C4N Options for @C4N
Sep 24 537'6 -0'2 547'0s 07:45A Chart for @C4U Options for @C4U
Dec 24 538'0 538'0 536'4 538'0 -0'4 538'4 07:45A Chart for @C4Z Options for @C4Z
Jul 25 532'2 -0'4 544'4s 07:45A Chart for @C5N Options for @C5N
Dec 25 520'0 -0'4 517'2s 07:45A Chart for @C5Z Options for @C5Z
@S - SOYBEANS - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 22 1605'4 1605'4 1603'0 1603'6 -11'0 1614'6 07:45A Chart for @S2Q Options for @S2Q
Sep 22 1460'2 1478'6 1454'6 1458'6 -4'4 1463'2 07:46A Chart for @S2U Options for @S2U
Nov 22 1398'4 1421'0 1393'6 1399'6 -9'0 1408'6 07:45A Chart for @S2X Options for @S2X
Jan 23 1407'2 1428'4 1401'6 1407'0 -10'0 1417'0 07:46A Chart for @S3F Options for @S3F
Mar 23 1405'0 1428'4 1403'2 1407'4 -9'4 1417'0 07:45A Chart for @S3H Options for @S3H
May 23 1416'0 1429'2 1404'4 1408'0 -10'0 1418'0 07:45A Chart for @S3K Options for @S3K
Jul 23 1402'0 1426'2 1402'0 1405'0 -10'2 1415'2 07:45A Chart for @S3N Options for @S3N
Aug 23 1404'4 1404'4 1403'6 1404'0 -6'4 1390'2s 07:45A Chart for @S3Q Options for @S3Q
Sep 23 1340'2 -3'0 1343'2s 07:45A Chart for @S3U Options for @S3U
@SM - SOYBEAN MEAL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 22 4983 4983 4981 4981 - 10 4991 07:44A Chart for @SM2Q Options for @SM2Q
Sep 22 4357 4404 4315 4354 - 21 4375 07:45A Chart for @SM2U Options for @SM2U
Oct 22 4058 4081 4000 4027 - 50 4077 07:45A Chart for @SM2V Options for @SM2V
Dec 22 4025 4056 3992 4001 - 50 4051 07:45A Chart for @SM2Z Options for @SM2Z
Jan 23 4000 4026 3963 3970 - 53 4023 07:45A Chart for @SM3F Options for @SM3F
Mar 23 3929 3967 3904 3910 - 56 3966 07:45A Chart for @SM3H Options for @SM3H
May 23 3916 3938 3876 3877 - 62 3939 07:45A Chart for @SM3K Options for @SM3K
Jul 23 3904 3918 3862 3862 - 64 3926 07:45A Chart for @SM3N Options for @SM3N
Aug 23 3867 3867 3862 3862 - 17 3879 07:45A Chart for @SM3Q Options for @SM3Q
@BO - SOYBEAN OIL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 22 67.00 68.02 67.00 68.02 2.55 68.59s 07:45A Chart for @BO2Q Options for @BO2Q
Sep 22 65.44 66.76 65.23 65.88 0.88 65.00 07:45A Chart for @BO2U Options for @BO2U
Oct 22 64.80 65.89 64.23 65.01 0.85 64.16 07:46A Chart for @BO2V Options for @BO2V
@HE - LEAN HOGS - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 22 120.800 120.950 120.225 120.775 0.175 120.825s 08/07 Chart for @HE2Q Options for @HE2Q
Oct 22 97.225 98.950 96.775 98.350 0.800 98.400s 08/07 Chart for @HE2V Options for @HE2V
Dec 22 88.400 89.000 88.150 88.775 0.200 88.825s 08/07 Chart for @HE2Z Options for @HE2Z
Feb 23 91.175 91.500 90.950 91.225 -0.150 91.300s 08/07 Chart for @HE3G Options for @HE3G
Apr 23 93.725 94.075 93.625 93.725 -0.200 93.825s 08/07 Chart for @HE3J Options for @HE3J
May 23 97.500 97.500 97.225 97.225 97.500s 08/05 Chart for @HE3K Options for @HE3K
Jun 23 101.975 102.125 101.675 101.750 - 0.225 101.850s 08/07 Chart for @HE3M Options for @HE3M
Jul 23 101.525 101.675 101.100 101.100 - 0.325 101.325s 08/05 Chart for @HE3N Options for @HE3N
Aug 23 99.675 99.825 98.450 98.725 -0.725 98.950s 08/05 Chart for @HE3Q Options for @HE3Q
Oct 23 85.050 85.400 81.875 82.250 -2.800 82.350s 08/05 Chart for @HE3V Options for @HE3V
Dec 23 79.475 79.475 75.175 75.500 -4.700 75.175s 08/05 Chart for @HE3Z Options for @HE3Z
@LE - LIVE CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 22 137.725 138.425 137.500 137.950 0.175 137.875s 08/07 Chart for @LE2Q Options for @LE2Q
Oct 22 143.675 144.700 143.400 144.075 0.225 143.875s 08/07 Chart for @LE2V Options for @LE2V
Dec 22 149.850 150.700 149.600 150.125 0.075 149.975s 08/07 Chart for @LE2Z Options for @LE2Z
Feb 23 154.175 155.175 154.175 154.750 0.175 154.600s 08/07 Chart for @LE3G Options for @LE3G
Apr 23 157.350 158.125 157.200 157.800 0.375 157.800s 08/07 Chart for @LE3J Options for @LE3J
Jun 23 152.175 152.700 151.900 152.550 0.325 152.400s 08/07 Chart for @LE3M Options for @LE3M
Aug 23 151.900 152.200 151.575 152.025 0.100 151.800s 08/05 Chart for @LE3Q Options for @LE3Q
Oct 23 154.875 155.500 154.750 155.000 0.250 155.000s 08/05 Chart for @LE3V Options for @LE3V
Dec 23 158.000 158.800 157.975 158.500 0.500 158.500s 08/05 Chart for @LE3Z Options for @LE3Z
@GF - FEEDER CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 22 179.175 180.700 178.950 180.125 0.450 179.525s 08/07 Chart for @GF2Q Options for @GF2Q
Sep 22 182.650 184.600 182.200 183.775 0.850 183.425s 08/07 Chart for @GF2U Options for @GF2U
Oct 22 185.350 186.900 185.000 186.300 0.475 185.950s 08/07 Chart for @GF2V Options for @GF2V
Nov 22 187.300 188.400 186.950 187.950 0.200 187.675s 08/07 Chart for @GF2X Options for @GF2X
Jan 23 187.900 188.700 187.500 188.525 0.075 188.150s 08/07 Chart for @GF3F Options for @GF3F
Mar 23 188.975 190.000 188.900 189.550 - 0.125 189.400s 08/05 Chart for @GF3H Options for @GF3H
Apr 23 191.100 192.000 191.100 191.550 0.100 191.650s 08/05 Chart for @GF3J Options for @GF3J
May 23 193.000 193.425 192.400 193.425 0.425 193.425s 08/05 Chart for @GF3K Options for @GF3K
@DA - MILK CLASS III - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 22 19.98 20.02 Chart for @DA2Q Options for @DA2Q
Sep 22 19.55 19.58 19.45 19.45 0.15 19.30 07:42A Chart for @DA2U Options for @DA2U
Oct 22 20.15 20.20 20.08 20.20 0.14 20.06 07:31A Chart for @DA2V Options for @DA2V
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