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We are an independently owned feed mill, grain elevator, and extruded expelled soybean processing plant.  We have served the tri-state area for over 46 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.  712-478-4440



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Feed Mill / Grain Receiving & Meal / Oil Load Out
Monday - Friday  8:00 am - 4:00 pm


LFG IS ACTIVELY LOOKING FOR EXISTING HOG BARNS 

FREE PRICE LATER CORN AND SOYBEANS
(GMO & NON-GMO)



 



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)







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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! 



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(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)



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NON-GMO CORN
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 May contract only  @C4N 452'4s
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GMO CORN
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 May 2024  @C4N 452'4s
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 June 2024  @C4N 452'4s
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 July 2024  @C4N 452'4s
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 N/C 2024  @C4Z 476'4s
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 January 2025  @C5H 489'4s
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 February 2025  @C5H 489'4s
-5'2
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 March 2025  @C5K 497'4s
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NON-GMO SOYBEANS
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 May contract only  @S4N 1228'0s
11'6
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 June 2024  @S4N 1228'0s
11'6
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GMO SOYBEANS
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Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 May 2024  @S4N 1228'0s
11'6
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 June 2024  @S4N 1228'0s
11'6
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 July 2024  @S4N 1228'0s
11'6
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 N/C 2024  @S4X 1203'2s
4'2
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 December 2024  @S5F 1214'0s
3'6
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 January 2025  @S5H 1210'6s
2'0
Chart
 February 2025  @S5H 1210'6s
2'0
Chart
 March 2025  @S5K 1213'2s
1'2
Chart

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@C - CORN - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Jul 24 457'2 460'4 451'0 452'6 -4'4 452'4s 03:56P Chart for @C4N Options for @C4N
Sep 24 468'0 471'2 462'0 463'0 -5'2 462'4s 02:30P Chart for @C4U Options for @C4U
Dec 24 482'0 485'2 476'2 477'2 -5'2 476'4s 03:56P Chart for @C4Z Options for @C4Z
Mar 25 494'4 497'6 489'0 490'0 -5'2 489'4s 01:30P Chart for @C5H Options for @C5H
May 25 502'0 505'2 497'0 497'6 -5'0 497'4s 01:30P Chart for @C5K Options for @C5K
Jul 25 508'0 510'4 502'6 503'2 -4'6 503'2s 02:44P Chart for @C5N Options for @C5N
Sep 25 489'2 490'2 485'6 485'6 -3'0 486'2s 01:20P Chart for @C5U Options for @C5U
Dec 25 490'6 493'0 487'2 487'4 -3'2 487'4s 03:01P Chart for @C5Z Options for @C5Z
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Jul 24 1216'4 1231'2 1215'2 1227'2 11'6 1228'0s 03:07P Chart for @S4N Options for @S4N
Aug 24 1217'0 1230'0 1216'0 1224'2 8'4 1225'2s 02:49P Chart for @S4Q Options for @S4Q
Sep 24 1201'0 1212'4 1200'2 1204'4 4'4 1205'2s 01:30P Chart for @S4U Options for @S4U
Nov 24 1199'0 1211'0 1198'2 1202'2 4'2 1203'2s 03:16P Chart for @S4X Options for @S4X
Jan 25 1210'2 1221'6 1209'4 1213'2 3'6 1214'0s 03:22P Chart for @S5F Options for @S5F
Mar 25 1208'0 1218'6 1207'4 1209'4 2'0 1210'6s 02:44P Chart for @S5H Options for @S5H
May 25 1214'0 1221'0 1211'2 1212'0 1'2 1213'2s 01:30P Chart for @S5K Options for @S5K
Jul 25 1218'0 1226'6 1217'2 1218'2 0'6 1219'0s 01:20P Chart for @S5N Options for @S5N
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Jul 24 3685 3724 3660 3688 11 3688s 03:27P Chart for @SM4N Options for @SM4N
Aug 24 3657 3697 3643 3662 9 3662s 02:46P Chart for @SM4Q Options for @SM4Q
Sep 24 3652 3684 3635 3644 3 3647s 01:30P Chart for @SM4U Options for @SM4U
Oct 24 3647 3677 3627 3635 - 2 3638s 01:25P Chart for @SM4V Options for @SM4V
Dec 24 3671 3707 3653 3661 - 3 3663s 01:30P Chart for @SM4Z Options for @SM4Z
Jan 25 3674 3710 3661 3668 - 4 3669s 01:25P Chart for @SM5F Options for @SM5F
Mar 25 3661 3689 3640 3643 - 5 3648s 01:20P Chart for @SM5H Options for @SM5H
May 25 3678 3680 3633 3634 - 9 3638s 01:20P Chart for @SM5K Options for @SM5K
@BO - SOYBEAN OIL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Jul 24 44.50 45.67 44.24 45.26 0.75 45.27s 03:57P Chart for @BO4N Options for @BO4N
Aug 24 44.78 45.94 44.52 45.55 0.74 45.54s 03:36P Chart for @BO4Q Options for @BO4Q
Sep 24 45.02 46.14 44.76 45.74 0.73 45.74s 01:30P Chart for @BO4U Options for @BO4U
Oct 24 45.22 46.27 44.92 45.89 0.71 45.89s 01:30P Chart for @BO4V Options for @BO4V
Dec 24 45.54 46.62 45.27 46.22 0.71 46.24s 01:30P Chart for @BO4Z Options for @BO4Z
Jan 25 45.66 46.75 45.54 46.40 0.71 46.41s 01:20P Chart for @BO5F Options for @BO5F
Mar 25 45.92 46.84 45.80 46.45 0.69 46.51s 01:20P Chart for @BO5H Options for @BO5H
May 25 46.07 46.95 45.93 46.62 0.66 46.67s 02:58P Chart for @BO5K Options for @BO5K
@HE - LEAN HOGS - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Jun 24 98.250 98.250 96.175 96.750 -1.875 96.500s 01:05P Chart for @HE4M Options for @HE4M
Jul 24 101.750 101.750 99.625 100.125 - 1.575 100.050s 02:30P Chart for @HE4N Options for @HE4N
Aug 24 100.800 100.800 99.025 99.550 - 1.325 99.475s 01:05P Chart for @HE4Q Options for @HE4Q
Oct 24 84.625 84.625 83.650 84.075 -0.700 83.975s 01:05P Chart for @HE4V Options for @HE4V
Dec 24 77.175 77.175 76.350 76.750 -0.450 76.750s 02:30P Chart for @HE4Z Options for @HE4Z
Feb 25 81.075 81.075 80.450 80.875 -0.250 80.850s 01:05P Chart for @HE5G Options for @HE5G
Apr 25 85.050 85.050 84.475 85.000 -0.050 85.000s 01:05P Chart for @HE5J Options for @HE5J
May 25 88.550 89.000 88.550 89.000 -0.175 89.000s 01:05P Chart for @HE5K Options for @HE5K
Jun 25 94.825 94.950 94.600 94.925 -0.100 95.000s 01:05P Chart for @HE5M Options for @HE5M
Jul 25 95.800 -0.100 95.725s 01:05P Chart for @HE5N Options for @HE5N
Aug 25 94.800 -0.025 94.800s 01:05P Chart for @HE5Q Options for @HE5Q
Oct 25 79.200 -0.025 79.200s 01:05P Chart for @HE5V Options for @HE5V
@LE - LIVE CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Jun 24 179.500 181.200 179.200 180.900 2.025 181.050s 02:30P Chart for @LE4M Options for @LE4M
Aug 24 177.800 179.125 177.275 178.850 1.675 179.050s 03:47P Chart for @LE4Q Options for @LE4Q
Oct 24 180.950 181.975 180.600 181.725 1.325 181.950s 01:05P Chart for @LE4V Options for @LE4V
Dec 24 184.825 185.925 184.600 185.725 1.350 185.900s 02:30P Chart for @LE4Z Options for @LE4Z
Feb 25 188.150 189.175 188.050 189.025 1.175 189.125s 01:05P Chart for @LE5G Options for @LE5G
Apr 25 190.000 191.050 189.900 190.800 1.050 190.950s 03:35P Chart for @LE5J Options for @LE5J
Jun 25 184.800 185.500 184.750 185.150 0.950 185.425s 01:05P Chart for @LE5M Options for @LE5M
Aug 25 182.850 183.225 182.850 183.050 0.675 183.050s 01:05P Chart for @LE5Q Options for @LE5Q
@GF - FEEDER CATTLE - CME
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May 24 245.000 246.775 244.775 246.350 1.875 246.725s 03:06P Chart for @GF4K Options for @GF4K
Aug 24 257.775 260.125 257.175 259.525 2.500 259.850s 01:05P Chart for @GF4Q Options for @GF4Q
Sep 24 258.775 261.100 258.275 260.525 2.450 260.850s 01:05P Chart for @GF4U Options for @GF4U
Oct 24 259.675 261.550 259.000 261.150 2.400 261.350s 01:05P Chart for @GF4V Options for @GF4V
Nov 24 258.725 260.825 258.400 260.325 2.125 260.525s 01:05P Chart for @GF4X Options for @GF4X
Jan 25 256.375 258.000 255.750 257.375 2.000 257.575s 01:05P Chart for @GF5F Options for @GF5F
Mar 25 255.300 256.475 255.200 256.200 1.750 256.200s 03:48P Chart for @GF5H Options for @GF5H
Apr 25 257.250 257.400 257.000 257.000 1.125 257.050s 01:05P Chart for @GF5J Options for @GF5J
@DK - MILK CLASS IV - CME
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May 24 20.10 0.01 20.38s 04:00P Chart for @DK4K Options for @DK4K
Jun 24 21.10 21.10 21.10 21.10 0.20 21.10s 04:00P Chart for @DK4M Options for @DK4M
Jul 24 21.28 0.15 21.43s 04:00P Chart for @DK4N Options for @DK4N
Aug 24 21.60 0.18 21.72s 04:00P Chart for @DK4Q Options for @DK4Q
Sep 24 21.82 0.15 21.97s 04:00P Chart for @DK4U Options for @DK4U
Oct 24 21.98 22.16 21.98 22.16 0.24 22.16s 04:00P Chart for @DK4V Options for @DK4V
Nov 24 21.99 22.16 21.99 22.16 0.23 22.16s 04:00P Chart for @DK4X Options for @DK4X
Dec 24 21.36 21.40 21.36 21.40 0.12 21.42s 04:00P Chart for @DK4Z Options for @DK4Z
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