Friday, January 27, 2023  
 
 
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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 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)







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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
 Jan contract only  @C3H 682'0
-0'4
Chart
 Feb contract only  @C3H 682'0
-0'4
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 March 2023  @C3K 679'0
-1'0
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 April 2023  @C3K 679'0
-1'0
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 May 2023  @C3N 666'4
-1'4
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 June 2023  @C3N 666'4
-1'4
Chart
 July 2023  @C3N 666'4
-1'4
Chart
 N/C 2023  @C3Z 588'0
-2'0
Chart

GMO CORN
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 January 2023  @C3H 682'0
-0'4
Chart
 February 2023  @C3H 682'0
-0'4
Chart
 March 2023  @C3K 679'0
-1'0
Chart
 April 2023  @C3K 679'0
-1'0
Chart
 May 2023  @C3N 666'4
-1'4
Chart
 June 2023  @C3N 666'4
-1'4
Chart
 July 2023  @C3N 666'4
-1'4
Chart
 N/C 2023  @C3Z 588'0
-2'0
Chart
 December 2023  @C4H 595'2
-1'4
Chart
 January 2024  @C4H 595'2
-1'4
Chart
 February 2024  @C4H 595'2
-1'4
Chart

NON-GMO SOYBEANS
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 January 2023  @S3H 1521'0
-2'4
Chart
 February 2023  @S3H 1521'0
-2'4
Chart
 March 2023  @S3K 1513'2
-1'4
Chart
 April 2023  @S3K 1513'2
-1'4
Chart
 May 2023  @S3N 1503'2
-1'2
Chart
 June 2023  @S3N 1503'2
-1'2
Chart
 July 2023  @S3N 1503'2
-1'2
Chart
 N/C 2023  @S3X 1353'2
0'6
Chart

GMO SOYBEANS
  Lester
Cash Bid Symbol CBOT Change Basis
 January 2023  @S3H 1521'0
-2'4
Chart
 February 2023  @S3H 1521'0
-2'4
Chart
 March 2023  @S3K 1513'2
-1'4
Chart
 April 2023  @S3K 1513'2
-1'4
Chart
 May 2023  @S3N 1503'2
-1'2
Chart
 June 2023  @S3N 1503'2
-1'2
Chart
 July 2023  @S3N 1503'2
-1'2
Chart
 N/C 2023  @S3X 1353'2
0'6
Chart
 November 2023  @S4F 1356'6
1'2
Chart
 December 2023  @S4F 1356'6
1'2
Chart
 January 2024  @S4H 1345'0
0'0
Chart

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@C - CORN - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Mar 23 681'6 683'4 680'6 682'0 -0'4 682'4 02:13A Chart for @C3H Options for @C3H
May 23 679'0 680'4 678'0 679'0 -1'0 680'0 02:13A Chart for @C3K Options for @C3K
Jul 23 667'0 667'4 665'6 666'4 -1'4 668'0 02:13A Chart for @C3N Options for @C3N
Sep 23 606'0 606'6 605'0 605'0 -2'0 607'0 02:13A Chart for @C3U Options for @C3U
Dec 23 589'4 590'0 587'6 588'0 -2'0 590'0 02:13A Chart for @C3Z Options for @C3Z
Mar 24 596'6 596'6 595'2 595'2 -1'4 596'6 02:12A Chart for @C4H Options for @C4H
May 24 599'0 599'0 599'0 599'0 -0'4 599'4 02:13A Chart for @C4K Options for @C4K
Jul 24 598'0 598'0 598'0 598'0 0'0 598'0 02:13A Chart for @C4N Options for @C4N
Sep 24 561'6 2'0 557'4s 02:06A Chart for @C4U Options for @C4U
Dec 24 545'0 549'0 545'0 547'6 2'2 547'4s 02:12A Chart for @C4Z Options for @C4Z
Mar 25 552'6 552'6 552'6 552'6 2'2 553'6s 02:06A Chart for @C5H Options for @C5H
May 25 555'2 2'2 555'2s 02:06A Chart for @C5K Options for @C5K
Jul 25 560'0 2'2 556'0s 02:06A Chart for @C5N Options for @C5N
Sep 25 520'2 2'2 520'2s 01/26 Chart for @C5U Options for @C5U
Dec 25 503'2 503'2 503'2 503'2 1'2 502'4s 02:06A Chart for @C5Z Options for @C5Z
Jul 26 508'0 1'2 508'0s 01/26 Chart for @C6N Options for @C6N
Dec 26 481'0 0'4 480'6s 01/26 Chart for @C6Z Options for @C6Z
@S - SOYBEANS - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Mar 23 1521'6 1526'2 1520'2 1521'0 -2'4 1523'4 02:13A Chart for @S3H Options for @S3H
May 23 1513'0 1518'0 1512'2 1513'2 -1'4 1514'6 02:13A Chart for @S3K Options for @S3K
Jul 23 1502'6 1507'0 1501'6 1503'2 -1'2 1504'4 02:13A Chart for @S3N Options for @S3N
Aug 23 1461'0 1464'0 1460'0 1462'0 -0'2 1462'2 02:13A Chart for @S3Q Options for @S3Q
Sep 23 1387'6 1389'6 1387'2 1389'4 1'2 1388'2 02:13A Chart for @S3U Options for @S3U
Nov 23 1352'0 1355'0 1350'0 1353'2 0'6 1352'4 02:13A Chart for @S3X Options for @S3X
Jan 24 1355'2 1357'0 1353'4 1356'6 1'2 1355'4 02:13A Chart for @S4F Options for @S4F
Mar 24 1345'0 1345'0 1345'0 1345'0 0'0 1345'0 02:13A Chart for @S4H Options for @S4H
May 24 1338'0 1343'6 1336'0 1343'4 5'6 1339'4s 02:13A Chart for @S4K Options for @S4K
@SM - SOYBEAN MEAL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Mar 23 4771 4796 4766 4767 - 4 4771 02:13A Chart for @SM3H Options for @SM3H
May 23 4620 4637 4611 4612 - 8 4620 02:13A Chart for @SM3K Options for @SM3K
Jul 23 4520 4527 4505 4505 - 15 4520 02:13A Chart for @SM3N Options for @SM3N
Aug 23 4350 4352 4337 4337 - 14 4351 02:13A Chart for @SM3Q Options for @SM3Q
Sep 23 4156 4156 4144 4146 - 8 4154 02:13A Chart for @SM3U Options for @SM3U
Oct 23 3982 3989 3976 3986 - 4 3990 02:13A Chart for @SM3V Options for @SM3V
Dec 23 3960 3964 3950 3958 - 9 3967 02:13A Chart for @SM3Z Options for @SM3Z
Jan 24 3929 3929 3928 3928 - 7 3935 02:13A Chart for @SM4F Options for @SM4F
Mar 24 3845 3879 3845 3869 11 3871s 02:13A Chart for @SM4H Options for @SM4H
@BO - SOYBEAN OIL - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Mar 23 60.80 61.05 60.64 60.96 0.17 60.79 02:13A Chart for @BO3H Options for @BO3H
May 23 60.98 61.21 60.82 61.11 0.16 60.95 02:13A Chart for @BO3K Options for @BO3K
Jul 23 60.89 61.09 60.74 61.04 0.21 60.83 02:13A Chart for @BO3N Options for @BO3N
@HE - LEAN HOGS - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Feb 23 76.725 77.425 75.600 77.100 0.225 77.025s 01/26 Chart for @HE3G Options for @HE3G
Apr 23 85.725 87.400 83.700 86.925 1.675 87.000s 01/26 Chart for @HE3J Options for @HE3J
May 23 93.375 95.075 92.275 94.625 1.375 94.850s 01/26 Chart for @HE3K Options for @HE3K
Jun 23 101.975 103.350 100.125 102.925 1.250 103.050s 01/26 Chart for @HE3M Options for @HE3M
Jul 23 103.350 104.475 101.700 104.100 1.225 104.175s 01/26 Chart for @HE3N Options for @HE3N
Aug 23 102.975 104.000 101.325 103.675 1.125 103.700s 01/26 Chart for @HE3Q Options for @HE3Q
Oct 23 90.350 91.350 89.125 91.125 0.850 91.150s 01/26 Chart for @HE3V Options for @HE3V
Dec 23 83.550 84.125 82.550 83.875 0.475 84.000s 01/26 Chart for @HE3Z Options for @HE3Z
Feb 24 87.050 87.275 86.850 87.175 0.100 87.150s 01/26 Chart for @HE4G Options for @HE4G
Apr 24 90.500 90.750 90.400 90.500 90.500s 01/26 Chart for @HE4J Options for @HE4J
May 24 96.750 96.750s 01/26 Chart for @HE4K Options for @HE4K
Jun 24 102.650 - 0.500 102.650s 01/26 Chart for @HE4M Options for @HE4M
@LE - LIVE CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Feb 23 157.350 157.600 156.675 156.725 - 0.875 156.725s 01/26 Chart for @LE3G Options for @LE3G
Apr 23 161.250 161.525 160.475 160.525 - 1.025 160.525s 01/26 Chart for @LE3J Options for @LE3J
Jun 23 157.900 158.200 157.225 157.375 - 0.825 157.375s 01/26 Chart for @LE3M Options for @LE3M
Aug 23 158.000 158.100 157.375 157.550 - 0.625 157.550s 01/26 Chart for @LE3Q Options for @LE3Q
Oct 23 162.550 162.575 161.900 161.975 - 0.625 162.025s 01/26 Chart for @LE3V Options for @LE3V
Dec 23 165.975 166.150 165.475 165.625 - 0.500 165.700s 01/26 Chart for @LE3Z Options for @LE3Z
Feb 24 168.325 168.500 167.800 167.950 - 0.475 168.025s 01/26 Chart for @LE4G Options for @LE4G
Apr 24 169.950 170.150 169.500 169.625 - 0.500 169.675s 01/26 Chart for @LE4J Options for @LE4J
Jun 24 164.950 165.125 164.300 164.300 - 0.675 164.300s 01/26 Chart for @LE4M Options for @LE4M
@GF - FEEDER CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Jan 23 179.500 179.725 179.475 179.575 0.175 179.575s 01/26 Chart for @GF3F Options for @GF3F
Mar 23 183.700 183.750 182.525 182.750 - 0.900 182.850s 01/26 Chart for @GF3H Options for @GF3H
Apr 23 188.275 188.400 186.825 186.975 - 1.350 187.000s 01/26 Chart for @GF3J Options for @GF3J
May 23 192.500 192.525 190.975 191.225 - 1.300 191.275s 01/26 Chart for @GF3K Options for @GF3K
Aug 23 205.425 205.425 204.250 204.725 - 0.750 204.675s 01/26 Chart for @GF3Q Options for @GF3Q
Sep 23 208.525 208.525 207.325 207.525 - 0.925 207.600s 01/26 Chart for @GF3U Options for @GF3U
Oct 23 210.250 210.950 209.600 209.650 - 1.200 209.650s 01/26 Chart for @GF3V Options for @GF3V
Nov 23 211.850 212.500 211.000 211.150 - 1.200 211.150s 01/26 Chart for @GF3X Options for @GF3X
Jan 24 210.650 210.650s Chart for @GF4F Options for @GF4F
@DA - MILK CLASS III - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Jan 23 19.49 19.49 19.47 19.48 0.05 19.48s 01/26 Chart for @DA3F Options for @DA3F
Feb 23 18.31 18.31 18.31 18.31 -0.01 18.32 01:49A Chart for @DA3G Options for @DA3G
Mar 23 18.16 18.21 18.16 18.18 0.02 18.16 01:49A Chart for @DA3H Options for @DA3H
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