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GCC Ag Moment:  Spider Mite Prevention

Hot and dry conditions make the perfect conditions for Spider Mites to thrive.  GCC Sales Manager & Agronomist, Ryan Kennedy, shares what you can do to stay on top of this pest to minimize damage to your fields in this month's Ag Moment.

 

 

 

The June 23rd 1967 Garden City Tornadoes - A Look Back

Garden City Co-op members and staff as well as former and current residents of Garden City reflect back 50 years on what was one of the most destructive tornadic events in the town's history.  30 people were injured and one person was killed and the destruction cost a total of $5 million in damages.

 

 

GCC Ag Moment: Identifying Mare's Tail

Dighton area agronomist and sales manager, Mark Vance, talks about a recent outbreak of Mare's Tail (Horseweed) in Southwest Kansas, and how to differentiate a young mare's tail weed from kochia to prevent applying the wrong herbicide application.

 


Inside The Co-op:  Inside a Grain Elevator

Director of Communications, Trevor Hands, goes inside an elevator with Garden A & B location manager, Gabriel Bautista - as Gabe explains how these older style elevators work.

For more of an overview of the grain elevator handling process, see our earlier video here.

 

  

 

Volatility in the Markets
Because of the volatility in all the grain markets, we will buy grain only when the markets are open and trading, 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Contracting new crop grains require 5,000 bushel increments. All prices quoted are per bushel. Prices are updated on a 10 minute delay with the futures. Be sure to refresh your screen. No grain can be purchased or sold via internet. We also purchase sunflowers. Please call to confirm prices at:

Garden City (620) 275-6161 or (800) 794-9389
Dighton (620) 397-5343 or (800) 254-6983
Ulysses (620) 356-1219 or (800) 242-9754

Due to changes in the CBOT and KCBOT trading hours, we will be buying grain from 8:30 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. each day. The Day Session for both Boards of Trade is now open from 8:30 a.m. until 1:15 p.m. each day. There is also a Night Session running from 7:00 p.m. to 7:45 a.m. (Markets are closed from 7:45 a.m. till 8:30 a.m. and again from 1:15 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.)

Current Bids
Name Basis Month Basis Cash Price Notes
01- Garden City
02- Dighton Area
03- Ulysses Line
04- Lakin

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Brugler Market Commentary
Wheat -

Wheat futures saw fractional gains in most KC and CBT contracts on Friday, as their respective Sep contracts were down 6.06% and 5.29% since last

Soybeans -

Soybean futures finished the Friday session with gains of 4 to 7 1/4 cents in the nearby contracts, with Sep just 3/4 of a cent lower on the week.

Corn -

Corn futures closed Friday with most contracts 1 1/4 to 1 3/4 higher. Nearby Sep lost 2.43% on the week.  Friday’s Commitment of Traders

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed Friday with most contracts 1 1/4 to 1 3/4 higher. Nearby Sep lost 2.43% on the week.  Friday’s Commitment of Traders

Cotton -

Cotton futures were mostly 19 to 50 points higher on Friday, as nearby Oct showed no volume. The US dollar was slightly supportive, as it was down

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures ended the week with most front months a quarter to 80 cents lower and back months higher. Nearby Oct was down 3.64% since last

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Garden City, Kansas (67846)

Current Conditions: Clear
Temperature: 66°F Dew point: 60°F
Humidity: 81% Pressure: 30.04 in. Hg
Wind: 7 mph From: East

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Lo: 45°
Sunday

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Lo: 47°
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