Friday, December 2, 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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Winter Hours:

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


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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National Lean Hog Values 09/01

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Drought Monitor Link
 

Local Cash Bids
 
NON-GMO CORN
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 Dec contract only  @C3H 647'2
-13'2
Chart
 January 2023  @C3H 647'2
-13'2
Chart
 February 2023  @C3H 647'2
-13'2
Chart
 March 2023  @C3K 649'0
-10'2
Chart
 April 2023  @C3K 649'0
-10'2
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 May 2023  @C3N 646'2
-7'6
Chart
 June 2023  @C3N 646'2
-7'6
Chart
 July 2023  @C3N 646'2
-7'6
Chart

GMO CORN
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 December 2022  @C3H 647'2
-13'2
Chart
 January 2023  @C3H 647'2
-13'2
Chart
 February 2023  @C3H 647'2
-13'2
Chart
 March 2023  @C3K 649'0
-10'2
Chart
 April 2023  @C3K 649'0
-10'2
Chart
 May 2023  @C3N 646'2
-7'6
Chart
 June 2023  @C3N 646'2
-7'6
Chart
 July 2023  @C3N 646'2
-7'6
Chart
 N/C 2023  @C3Z 599'4
-1'6
Chart

NON-GMO SOYBEANS
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 December 2022  @S3F 1437'0
7'2
Chart
 January 2023  @S3H 1445'0
8'2
Chart
 February 2023  @S3H 1445'0
8'2
Chart
 March 2023  @S3K 1452'6
8'2
Chart
 April 2023  @S3K 1452'6
8'2
Chart
 May 2023  @S3N 1457'0
8'4
Chart
 N/C 2023  @S3X 1378'4
9'0
Chart

GMO SOYBEANS
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 December 2022  @S3F 1437'0
7'2
Chart
 January 2023  @S3H 1445'0
8'2
Chart
 February 2023  @S3H 1445'0
8'2
Chart
 March 2023  @S3K 1452'6
8'2
Chart
 April 2023  @S3K 1452'6
8'2
Chart
 May 2023  @S3N 1457'0
8'4
Chart
 June 2023  @S3N 1457'0
8'4
Chart
 July 2023  @S3N 1457'0
8'4
Chart
 N/C 2023  @S3X 1378'4
9'0
Chart

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Futures
@C - CORN - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Dec 22 650'2 650'2 629'0 634'6 -15'2 650'0 01:03P Chart for @C2Z Options for @C2Z
Mar 23 660'2 660'4 646'0 647'2 -13'2 660'4 01:02P Chart for @C3H Options for @C3H
May 23 659'0 659'0 647'2 649'0 -10'2 659'2 01:03P Chart for @C3K Options for @C3K
Jul 23 653'4 654'0 644'0 646'2 -7'6 654'0 01:03P Chart for @C3N Options for @C3N
Sep 23 615'0 615'0 609'6 610'6 -4'2 615'0 01:03P Chart for @C3U Options for @C3U
Dec 23 601'0 602'0 598'4 599'4 -1'6 601'2 01:03P Chart for @C3Z Options for @C3Z
Mar 24 608'0 609'0 606'2 607'0 -1'4 608'4 01:03P Chart for @C4H Options for @C4H
May 24 609'6 609'6 609'6 609'6 -2'0 611'6 01:03P Chart for @C4K Options for @C4K
Jul 24 610'0 611'0 609'0 609'2 -1'2 610'4 01:03P Chart for @C4N Options for @C4N
Sep 24 574'6 574'6 574'6 574'6 -2'4 574'6s 01:03P Chart for @C4U Options for @C4U
Dec 24 562'2 564'0 561'4 561'4 -2'0 563'4 01:03P Chart for @C4Z Options for @C4Z
Jul 25 567'0 -1'2 569'0s 01:03P Chart for @C5N Options for @C5N
Dec 25 529'0 529'4 527'0 527'0 -1'6 528'6 01:03P Chart for @C5Z Options for @C5Z
@S - SOYBEANS - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Jan 23 1432'0 1443'0 1425'4 1437'0 7'2 1429'6 01:03P Chart for @S3F Options for @S3F
Mar 23 1438'4 1450'4 1432'2 1445'0 8'2 1436'6 01:03P Chart for @S3H Options for @S3H
May 23 1445'6 1458'2 1440'0 1452'6 8'2 1444'4 01:03P Chart for @S3K Options for @S3K
Jul 23 1450'4 1462'2 1444'2 1457'0 8'4 1448'4 01:03P Chart for @S3N Options for @S3N
Aug 23 1432'2 1445'0 1428'2 1439'0 8'4 1430'4 01:03P Chart for @S3Q Options for @S3Q
Sep 23 1393'2 1403'2 1389'4 1398'6 8'4 1390'2 01:03P Chart for @S3U Options for @S3U
Nov 23 1369'2 1382'0 1368'0 1378'4 9'0 1369'4 01:03P Chart for @S3X Options for @S3X
Jan 24 1374'4 1382'0 1372'2 1382'0 10'2 1371'6 01:03P Chart for @S4F Options for @S4F
Mar 24 1369'4 1374'4 1366'6 1374'2 9'0 1365'2 01:03P Chart for @S4H Options for @S4H
@SM - SOYBEAN MEAL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Dec 22 4187 4232 4184 4212 3 4209 01:03P Chart for @SM2Z Options for @SM2Z
Jan 23 4198 4250 4194 4232 16 4216 01:03P Chart for @SM3F Options for @SM3F
Mar 23 4182 4234 4177 4219 22 4197 01:03P Chart for @SM3H Options for @SM3H
May 23 4155 4210 4155 4200 25 4175 01:03P Chart for @SM3K Options for @SM3K
Jul 23 4158 4199 4144 4189 26 4163 01:03P Chart for @SM3N Options for @SM3N
Aug 23 4114 4157 4102 4147 28 4119 01:03P Chart for @SM3Q Options for @SM3Q
Sep 23 4045 4094 4036 4087 35 4052 01:03P Chart for @SM3U Options for @SM3U
Oct 23 3964 4019 3964 4010 35 3975 01:04P Chart for @SM3V Options for @SM3V
Dec 23 3948 4014 3943 4005 42 3963 01:04P Chart for @SM3Z Options for @SM3Z
@BO - SOYBEAN OIL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Dec 22 69.00 69.00 67.00 67.77 -0.63 68.40 01:03P Chart for @BO2Z Options for @BO2Z
Jan 23 66.68 67.01 64.50 65.28 -2.10 67.38 01:03P Chart for @BO3F Options for @BO3F
Mar 23 65.50 65.81 63.39 64.44 -1.34 65.78 01:03P Chart for @BO3H Options for @BO3H
@HE - LEAN HOGS - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Dec 22 82.875 83.150 82.350 82.550 -0.575 82.425 01:03P Chart for @HE2Z Options for @HE2Z
Feb 23 88.725 90.575 88.400 90.525 1.325 90.425 01:03P Chart for @HE3G Options for @HE3G
Apr 23 93.850 96.000 93.625 95.900 1.650 95.825 01:03P Chart for @HE3J Options for @HE3J
May 23 98.750 100.150 98.500 100.150 1.175 100.000 01:03P Chart for @HE3K Options for @HE3K
Jun 23 105.775 107.000 105.400 106.925 0.750 106.875 01:03P Chart for @HE3M Options for @HE3M
Jul 23 106.450 107.250 106.125 107.150 0.425 107.150 01:03P Chart for @HE3N Options for @HE3N
Aug 23 105.675 106.525 105.350 106.300 0.250 106.400 01:03P Chart for @HE3Q Options for @HE3Q
Oct 23 91.225 91.625 90.750 91.550 0.275 91.450 01:03P Chart for @HE3V Options for @HE3V
Dec 23 83.600 83.750 83.050 83.700 0.100 83.700 01:03P Chart for @HE3Z Options for @HE3Z
Feb 24 86.600 86.600 86.500 86.600 86.600 01:01P Chart for @HE4G Options for @HE4G
Apr 24 89.750 89.900 01:02P Chart for @HE4J Options for @HE4J
@LE - LIVE CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Dec 22 153.000 153.575 152.900 153.275 0.225 153.350 01:03P Chart for @LE2Z Options for @LE2Z
Feb 23 155.400 156.200 155.200 155.825 0.400 155.875 01:03P Chart for @LE3G Options for @LE3G
Apr 23 159.175 159.850 159.050 159.525 0.275 159.575 01:03P Chart for @LE3J Options for @LE3J
Jun 23 155.500 156.250 155.450 156.150 0.425 156.200 01:03P Chart for @LE3M Options for @LE3M
Aug 23 155.800 156.475 155.725 156.275 0.275 156.375 01:03P Chart for @LE3Q Options for @LE3Q
Oct 23 159.650 160.200 159.600 160.100 0.225 160.175 01:03P Chart for @LE3V Options for @LE3V
Dec 23 163.375 163.975 163.375 163.850 0.200 163.875 01:03P Chart for @LE3Z Options for @LE3Z
Feb 24 166.000 166.500 166.000 166.350 0.225 166.425 01:03P Chart for @LE4G Options for @LE4G
Apr 24 168.000 168.200 167.950 168.200 0.400 168.200 01:03P Chart for @LE4J Options for @LE4J
@GF - FEEDER CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Jan 23 181.150 182.950 180.925 182.400 1.325 182.450 01:03P Chart for @GF3F Options for @GF3F
Mar 23 184.325 185.575 184.175 185.225 0.925 185.275 01:03P Chart for @GF3H Options for @GF3H
Apr 23 187.675 188.875 187.500 188.525 0.725 188.625 01:03P Chart for @GF3J Options for @GF3J
May 23 190.750 191.775 190.575 191.525 0.675 191.575 01:03P Chart for @GF3K Options for @GF3K
Aug 23 200.750 201.975 200.700 201.600 0.625 201.675 01:03P Chart for @GF3Q Options for @GF3Q
Sep 23 203.150 203.875 203.075 203.575 0.575 203.650 01:03P Chart for @GF3U Options for @GF3U
Oct 23 204.950 205.500 204.350 204.825 0.700 204.950 01:03P Chart for @GF3V Options for @GF3V
Nov 23 205.575 207.100 205.575 206.050 1.050 206.050 01:03P Chart for @GF3X Options for @GF3X
@DA - MILK CLASS III - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Dec 22 20.29 20.40 20.20 20.27 0.07 20.20 01:02P Chart for @DA2Z Options for @DA2Z
Jan 23 20.03 20.23 19.90 20.01 -0.02 20.03 01:02P Chart for @DA3F Options for @DA3F
Feb 23 19.97 20.05 19.85 19.86 -0.03 19.89 12:22P Chart for @DA3G Options for @DA3G
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