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Thank you again to everyone who helped with the CHS Harvest for Hunger campaign in March. We hope to see checks arrive soon from CHS, Inc. and we will the get them distributed as soon as possible.

CHS Eastern Farmer's totals for this year were:

$29,326 in donations to be given to Feeding South Dakota & Second Harvest Heartland (designated for Rock Cnty)

5,973 pounds of food

In addition, we will receive the following bonus contributions from CHS:

$9,900 ($75 per employee)

$2,500 (additional bonus for collecting donations over $100/employee)

$1,000 (additional bonus - Midwest Region was #1 and received $10,000 bonus overall)


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Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on September 15, 2014, 11:53:37 PM CDT
Local Weather

Brandon, South Dakota (57005)

Current Conditions: Clear
Temperature: 46°F Dew point: 43°F
Humidity: 89% Pressure: 30.24 in. Hg
Wind: 0 mph From:

Forecast

Monday

Hi: 59°
Lo: 40°
Tuesday

Hi: 69°
Lo: 49°
Wednesday

Hi: 69°
Lo: 53°
Thursday

Hi: 70°
Lo: 59°
Friday

Hi: 81°
Lo: 60°

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Commentary
Lean Hogs -

Hog futures closed mixed with October and February higher, but the December contract was lower.  The CME Index is up another $1.14 at

Cattle -

Cattle futures closed mixed on the day with both October and February higher, but the December contract was lower.  Feeders ended the

Cotton -

Cotton futures ended the session sharply lower, with the October contract losing 243 points since Friday.  The US dollar index was

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures ended the session in positive territory.  Traders were looking for a drop in the USDA crop condition ratings this afternoon,

Wheat -

Wheat futures ended the day mostly lower on all three exchanges.  CHI wheat contracts had the most support, closing with less than 2 cent

Soybeans -

Soybean futures closed around a nickel higher on the day. There was some frost damage in the upper Midwest over the weekend, and traders were

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