Friday, December 4, 2020  
 
 
Welcome !

     

     We are an independently owned and operated elevator and extruded expelled soybean processing plant.  We have served the tri-state area for over 44 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.

Lester Location 712-478-4440     Edna Location 712-472-2869


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

Mon. - Fri.  8:00 am - On the scale by 4:30 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

Edna Location Manager
(beef & 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 

 
Marlin Van Meeteren

Dispatching Supervisor
(bi-products)
605-261-6056   
 



CROP PRODUCTION
(Non-GMO & GMO)






US Drought Monitor Link


Test Plot Results - Soybeans 2020 Link

Test Plot Results - Corn 2020 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, wet, dry distillers)

Corn
(cracked, fine ground)

Cattle Feeds 
(creep, tubs, protein, balancer, mineral)



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NON-GMO CORN
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 December 2020  @C1H 423'0
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 February 2021  @C1H 423'0
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 December 2020  @S1F 1163'6
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 March 2021  @S1K 1164'0
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@C - CORN - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Dec 20 422'2 422'6 415'6 418'6 -3'6 422'4 10:41A Chart for @C0Z Options for @C0Z
Mar 21 426'0 426'6 419'2 423'0 -3'4 426'4 10:41A Chart for @C1H Options for @C1H
May 21 428'2 428'6 422'0 425'4 -3'2 428'6 10:41A Chart for @C1K Options for @C1K
Jul 21 429'0 429'2 422'6 426'2 -3'2 429'4 10:41A Chart for @C1N Options for @C1N
Sep 21 412'4 413'4 407'6 411'0 -1'4 412'4 10:41A Chart for @C1U Options for @C1U
Dec 21 410'6 411'4 407'0 409'6 -1'0 410'6 10:41A Chart for @C1Z Options for @C1Z
Mar 22 415'2 417'0 413'0 415'6 -0'4 416'2 10:41A Chart for @C2H Options for @C2H
May 22 418'0 418'0 414'6 416'6 -0'2 417'0 10:40A Chart for @C2K Options for @C2K
Jul 22 418'0 418'0 414'4 416'6 -0'2 417'0 10:40A Chart for @C2N Options for @C2N
Sep 22 391'4 393'0 391'4 392'4 -1'0 393'4 10:41A Chart for @C2U Options for @C2U
Dec 22 393'0 393'2 392'4 392'6 -1'0 393'6 10:40A Chart for @C2Z Options for @C2Z
Jul 23 404'0 1'2 405'4s 10:40A Chart for @C3N Options for @C3N
Dec 23 392'6 0'6 393'0s 10:40A Chart for @C3Z Options for @C3Z
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Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Jan 21 1168'0 1172'4 1157'6 1163'6 -4'4 1168'2 10:41A Chart for @S1F Options for @S1F
Mar 21 1169'6 1174'4 1160'0 1165'4 -4'6 1170'2 10:41A Chart for @S1H Options for @S1H
May 21 1167'6 1172'4 1158'6 1164'0 -4'2 1168'2 10:41A Chart for @S1K Options for @S1K
Jul 21 1164'0 1169'2 1155'4 1160'6 -4'2 1165'0 10:41A Chart for @S1N Options for @S1N
Aug 21 1144'0 1147'2 1135'4 1140'0 -4'4 1144'4 10:41A Chart for @S1Q Options for @S1Q
Sep 21 1086'0 1089'0 1080'4 1083'4 -2'6 1086'2 10:41A Chart for @S1U Options for @S1U
Nov 21 1038'4 1042'2 1034'2 1037'0 -3'2 1040'2 10:41A Chart for @S1X Options for @S1X
Jan 22 1036'6 1041'0 1034'0 1034'6 -4'0 1038'6 10:41A Chart for @S2F Options for @S2F
Mar 22 1025'2 1025'2 1019'0 1022'0 -2'6 1024'6 10:41A Chart for @S2H Options for @S2H
@SM - SOYBEAN MEAL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Dec 20 3933 3933 3890 3902 - 26 3928 10:41A Chart for @SM0Z Options for @SM0Z
Jan 21 3892 3903 3856 3868 - 32 3900 10:41A Chart for @SM1F Options for @SM1F
Mar 21 3876 3885 3836 3846 - 36 3882 10:41A Chart for @SM1H Options for @SM1H
May 21 3854 3859 3810 3819 - 37 3856 10:41A Chart for @SM1K Options for @SM1K
Jul 21 3841 3841 3793 3798 - 41 3839 10:41A Chart for @SM1N Options for @SM1N
Aug 21 3748 3750 3714 3718 - 35 3753 10:41A Chart for @SM1Q Options for @SM1Q
Sep 21 3598 3598 3572 3576 - 34 3610 10:41A Chart for @SM1U Options for @SM1U
Oct 21 3477 3481 3445 3449 - 30 3479 10:41A Chart for @SM1V Options for @SM1V
Dec 21 3455 3461 3426 3431 - 30 3461 10:41A Chart for @SM1Z Options for @SM1Z
@BO - SOYBEAN OIL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Dec 20 38.61 39.24 38.60 39.02 0.34 38.68 10:41A Chart for @BO0Z Options for @BO0Z
Jan 21 37.60 38.32 37.52 38.16 0.43 37.73 10:41A Chart for @BO1F Options for @BO1F
Mar 21 37.42 38.07 37.34 37.91 0.40 37.51 10:41A Chart for @BO1H Options for @BO1H
@HE - LEAN HOGS - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Dec 20 65.450 65.675 64.600 65.675 -0.350 66.025 10:41A Chart for @HE0Z Options for @HE0Z
Feb 21 66.200 66.475 64.600 66.125 -0.800 66.925 10:41A Chart for @HE1G Options for @HE1G
Apr 21 69.650 70.125 68.525 70.000 -0.475 70.475 10:41A Chart for @HE1J Options for @HE1J
May 21 74.600 74.750 73.850 74.050 -1.250 75.300 10:41A Chart for @HE1K Options for @HE1K
Jun 21 80.750 80.900 79.475 80.625 -0.500 81.125 10:41A Chart for @HE1M Options for @HE1M
Jul 21 81.275 81.475 80.250 81.200 -0.450 81.650 10:41A Chart for @HE1N Options for @HE1N
Aug 21 80.950 81.225 80.075 80.975 -0.325 81.300 10:41A Chart for @HE1Q Options for @HE1Q
Oct 21 69.850 69.850 69.325 69.775 -0.150 69.925 10:41A Chart for @HE1V Options for @HE1V
Dec 21 64.825 64.900 64.650 64.825 64.825 10:41A Chart for @HE1Z Options for @HE1Z
Feb 22 68.350 68.450 68.250 68.450 0.050 68.350s 10:37A Chart for @HE2G Options for @HE2G
Apr 22 71.250 71.250 71.150 71.250 71.250s 10:37A Chart for @HE2J Options for @HE2J
@LE - LIVE CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Dec 20 109.400 109.400 107.975 108.725 - 0.875 109.600 10:41A Chart for @LE0Z Options for @LE0Z
Feb 21 112.425 112.425 111.150 111.900 - 0.675 112.575 10:41A Chart for @LE1G Options for @LE1G
Apr 21 116.100 116.100 115.225 115.800 - 0.500 116.300 10:40A Chart for @LE1J Options for @LE1J
Jun 21 111.025 111.025 110.300 110.875 - 0.400 111.275 10:40A Chart for @LE1M Options for @LE1M
Aug 21 110.575 110.575 109.800 110.400 - 0.450 110.850 10:40A Chart for @LE1Q Options for @LE1Q
Oct 21 114.425 114.425 113.550 114.100 - 0.500 114.600 10:40A Chart for @LE1V Options for @LE1V
Dec 21 116.700 116.775 116.100 116.700 - 0.525 117.225 10:40A Chart for @LE1Z Options for @LE1Z
Feb 22 118.250 118.350 118.250 118.350 - 0.150 118.500 10:25A Chart for @LE2G Options for @LE2G
Apr 22 119.625 119.625 119.050 119.075 - 0.600 119.075s 10:25A Chart for @LE2J Options for @LE2J
@GF - FEEDER CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Jan 21 139.600 139.775 138.400 139.300 - 0.500 139.800 10:41A Chart for @GF1F Options for @GF1F
Mar 21 139.250 139.300 138.075 138.950 - 0.375 139.325 10:41A Chart for @GF1H Options for @GF1H
Apr 21 140.525 140.825 139.600 140.400 - 0.300 140.700 10:41A Chart for @GF1J Options for @GF1J
May 21 141.325 141.700 140.375 141.400 - 0.150 141.550 10:41A Chart for @GF1K Options for @GF1K
Aug 21 146.325 147.000 146.000 147.000 0.075 146.925 10:41A Chart for @GF1Q Options for @GF1Q
Sep 21 146.850 146.850 146.850 146.850 0.100 146.750 10:41A Chart for @GF1U Options for @GF1U
Oct 21 147.900 - 1.250 146.700s 10:41A Chart for @GF1V Options for @GF1V
Nov 21 148.025 - 1.250 146.725s 10:41A Chart for @GF1X Options for @GF1X
@DA - MILK CLASS III - CME
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Dec 20 15.45 15.55 15.45 15.52 0.07 15.45 10:41A Chart for @DA0Z Options for @DA0Z
Jan 21 16.05 16.18 15.95 16.13 0.15 15.98 10:41A Chart for @DA1F Options for @DA1F
Feb 21 16.64 16.82 16.63 16.74 0.19 16.55 10:39A Chart for @DA1G Options for @DA1G
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