Thursday, February 29, 2024  
 
 
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 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 


 



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! 



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)



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Local Cash Bids
 
NON-GMO CORN
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 February 2024  @C4K 429'4s
1'0
Chart

GMO CORN
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 February 2024  @C4K 429'4s
1'0
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 March 2024  @C4K 429'4s
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 April 2024  @C4K 429'4s
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 May 2024  @C4N 441'2s
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 June 2024  @C4N 441'2s
1'0
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 July 2024  @C4N 441'2s
1'0
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 N/C 2024  @C4Z 463'2s
0'0
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NON-GMO SOYBEANS
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 February 2024  @S4K 1140'6s
-4'4
Chart
 March 2024  @S4K 1140'6s
-4'4
Chart

GMO SOYBEANS
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 February 2024  @S4K 1140'6s
-4'4
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 March 2024  @S4K 1140'6s
-4'4
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 April 2024  @S4K 1140'6s
-4'4
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 May 2024  @S4N 1151'2s
-4'4
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 June 2024  @S4N 1151'2s
-4'4
Chart
 July 2024  @S4N 1151'2s
-4'4
Chart
 N/C 2024  @S4X 1133'2s
-1'6
Chart

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Futures
@C - CORN - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Mar 24 415'0 418'6 409'6 416'6 2'4 415'6s 04:45P Chart for @C4H Options for @C4H
May 24 429'2 432'0 423'6 430'0 1'0 429'4s 05:57P Chart for @C4K Options for @C4K
Jul 24 440'6 443'2 435'6 441'4 1'0 441'2s 06:00P Chart for @C4N Options for @C4N
Sep 24 450'6 452'4 445'6 450'0 0'2 450'2s 03:10P Chart for @C4U Options for @C4U
Dec 24 463'2 465'2 458'6 463'0 0'0 463'2s 03:30P Chart for @C4Z Options for @C4Z
Mar 25 475'6 477'4 471'4 475'2 0'0 475'6s 02:33P Chart for @C5H Options for @C5H
May 25 482'0 483'6 478'4 481'4 0'0 482'0s 01:30P Chart for @C5K Options for @C5K
Jul 25 484'6 485'6 480'2 483'4 -0'6 484'0s 03:20P Chart for @C5N Options for @C5N
@S - SOYBEANS - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Mar 24 1132'0 1136'0 1115'0 1126'6 -5'6 1128'2s 01:30P Chart for @S4H Options for @S4H
May 24 1144'6 1148'6 1128'4 1139'4 -4'4 1140'6s 06:12P Chart for @S4K Options for @S4K
Jul 24 1155'4 1159'6 1140'4 1149'2 -4'4 1151'2s 04:49P Chart for @S4N Options for @S4N
Aug 24 1152'4 1156'2 1138'6 1147'0 -3'2 1148'6s 01:20P Chart for @S4Q Options for @S4Q
Sep 24 1141'6 1146'0 1130'0 1137'2 -2'6 1138'6s 04:45P Chart for @S4U Options for @S4U
Nov 24 1135'2 1140'4 1125'0 1131'0 -1'6 1133'2s 06:09P Chart for @S4X Options for @S4X
Jan 25 1145'2 1150'0 1134'6 1140'6 -1'4 1142'6s 01:30P Chart for @S5F Options for @S5F
Mar 25 1143'6 1150'0 1135'4 1139'4 -2'0 1141'6s 03:26P Chart for @S5H Options for @S5H
@SM - SOYBEAN MEAL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Mar 24 3308 3356 3280 3335 20 3333s 02:32P Chart for @SM4H Options for @SM4H
May 24 3278 3314 3232 3289 17 3292s 05:56P Chart for @SM4K Options for @SM4K
Jul 24 3309 3336 3267 3309 4 3312s 05:21P Chart for @SM4N Options for @SM4N
Aug 24 3326 3347 3286 3317 - 3 3321s 05:21P Chart for @SM4Q Options for @SM4Q
Sep 24 3340 3358 3301 3330 - 2 3333s 05:22P Chart for @SM4U Options for @SM4U
Oct 24 3336 3361 3305 3335 3337s 05:50P Chart for @SM4V Options for @SM4V
Dec 24 3365 3395 3339 3368 3 3373s 04:45P Chart for @SM4Z Options for @SM4Z
Jan 25 3369 3406 3356 3380 1 3385s 05:24P Chart for @SM5F Options for @SM5F
@BO - SOYBEAN OIL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Mar 24 44.76 44.90 44.20 44.74 44.66s 01:30P Chart for @BO4H Options for @BO4H
May 24 45.19 45.53 44.65 45.18 0.02 45.21s 06:05P Chart for @BO4K Options for @BO4K
Jul 24 45.59 45.92 45.07 45.58 0.04 45.62s 04:45P Chart for @BO4N Options for @BO4N
Aug 24 45.50 45.80 45.00 45.46 0.04 45.52s 04:45P Chart for @BO4Q Options for @BO4Q
Sep 24 45.38 45.59 44.83 45.26 0.02 45.31s 05:52P Chart for @BO4U Options for @BO4U
Oct 24 45.14 45.29 44.60 45.06 0.02 45.08s 03:57P Chart for @BO4V Options for @BO4V
Dec 24 45.09 45.34 44.58 44.96 0.01 45.06s 03:58P Chart for @BO4Z Options for @BO4Z
Jan 25 45.02 45.40 44.67 45.02 0.02 45.15s 06:01P Chart for @BO5F Options for @BO5F
@HE - LEAN HOGS - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Apr 24 86.000 87.125 85.875 86.775 0.625 86.625s 03:25P Chart for @HE4J Options for @HE4J
May 24 90.550 91.425 90.525 90.850 0.275 90.725s 01:05P Chart for @HE4K Options for @HE4K
Jun 24 99.525 100.925 99.525 100.375 0.650 100.200s 02:30P Chart for @HE4M Options for @HE4M
Jul 24 100.925 101.950 100.850 101.525 0.675 101.475s 01:05P Chart for @HE4N Options for @HE4N
Aug 24 100.550 101.675 100.550 101.275 0.600 101.250s 01:05P Chart for @HE4Q Options for @HE4Q
Oct 24 84.850 85.550 84.850 85.475 0.575 85.425s 01:05P Chart for @HE4V Options for @HE4V
Dec 24 76.550 77.100 76.475 77.100 0.400 76.950s 01:05P Chart for @HE4Z Options for @HE4Z
Feb 25 79.200 79.675 79.175 79.675 0.425 79.600s 01:05P Chart for @HE5G Options for @HE5G
Apr 25 82.600 82.950 82.575 82.950 0.300 82.800s 01:05P Chart for @HE5J Options for @HE5J
May 25 88.750 0.300 88.700s 01:05P Chart for @HE5K Options for @HE5K
Jun 25 92.000 92.150 91.950 92.150 0.150 92.150s 01:05P Chart for @HE5M Options for @HE5M
Jul 25 92.500 0.150 92.325s 01:05P Chart for @HE5N Options for @HE5N
@LE - LIVE CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Apr 24 186.000 186.375 184.475 185.525 - 0.775 185.350s 02:31P Chart for @LE4J Options for @LE4J
Jun 24 182.075 182.225 180.625 181.300 - 0.950 181.225s 03:35P Chart for @LE4M Options for @LE4M
Aug 24 181.300 181.400 179.875 180.700 - 0.600 180.700s 01:05P Chart for @LE4Q Options for @LE4Q
Oct 24 184.800 184.975 183.475 184.225 - 0.625 184.225s 01:05P Chart for @LE4V Options for @LE4V
Dec 24 188.250 188.600 186.950 187.675 - 0.575 187.750s 01:05P Chart for @LE4Z Options for @LE4Z
Feb 25 191.050 191.425 190.225 190.875 - 0.475 191.000s 01:05P Chart for @LE5G Options for @LE5G
Apr 25 193.000 193.300 192.375 192.825 - 0.475 192.825s 01:05P Chart for @LE5J Options for @LE5J
Jun 25 187.350 187.775 186.700 187.225 - 0.250 187.200s 01:05P Chart for @LE5M Options for @LE5M
@GF - FEEDER CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Mar 24 249.425 250.225 247.500 249.075 - 0.600 249.000s 01:05P Chart for @GF4H Options for @GF4H
Apr 24 255.025 255.600 251.975 253.725 - 1.375 253.725s 03:57P Chart for @GF4J Options for @GF4J
May 24 257.650 258.350 254.525 256.050 - 1.850 256.125s 01:05P Chart for @GF4K Options for @GF4K
Aug 24 267.800 268.475 264.875 266.500 - 1.225 266.650s 01:05P Chart for @GF4Q Options for @GF4Q
Sep 24 268.450 268.675 265.775 267.350 - 0.825 267.525s 02:30P Chart for @GF4U Options for @GF4U
Oct 24 268.400 268.525 265.700 267.450 - 0.725 267.600s 01:05P Chart for @GF4V Options for @GF4V
Nov 24 266.675 267.225 264.575 266.300 - 0.500 266.500s 01:05P Chart for @GF4X Options for @GF4X
Jan 25 262.825 262.825 261.025 262.125 - 0.375 262.450s 01:05P Chart for @GF5F Options for @GF5F
@DK - MILK CLASS IV - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Mar 24 20.00 20.00 19.99 19.99 -0.06 19.99s 04:00P Chart for @DK4H Options for @DK4H
Apr 24 19.89 19.89 Chart for @DK4J Options for @DK4J
May 24 20.00 20.00 Chart for @DK4K Options for @DK4K
Jun 24 20.48 20.43 Chart for @DK4M Options for @DK4M
Jul 24 21.05 20.67 Chart for @DK4N Options for @DK4N
Aug 24 21.34 20.96 Chart for @DK4Q Options for @DK4Q
Sep 24 21.35 21.00 Chart for @DK4U Options for @DK4U
Oct 24 21.47 -0.07 21.34s 04:00P Chart for @DK4V Options for @DK4V
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