When full production capacity is reached, the plant will consume 150,000 bushels
of corn a day and turn out five products, including dextrose, ethanol and SweetBran feed for cattle," Al Viaene, manager of Cargill's Fort Dodge plant, said in a statement.
USDA's survey of farmers and warehouses showed 988 million bushels
of corn on hand - 11 per cent less than expected - on September1.
Based on these data, total per acre yields of 300 to 400 bushels
For Brookhurst Farm, the opportunity cost of each bushel
of AA yellow corn is $2.
As a result, the judges of the awards thought that they'd give us the Best at Lifting the Bushel
award or Marketing Campaign of the Year as they like to call it.
109 billion bushels
, 59 million bushels
below the 13.
The trader is allowed to lose up to 5 cents per bushel
before a margin call will occur.
corn production output for 2003--140 bushels
At anytime during the twenty-three-year span, a bushel
of wheat could be traded for a barrel of oil in the world market.
18 billion bushels
, down 60 million bushels
from the USDA's previous estimate.
If the corn prices rise, however, it can exercise its call option to purchase corn for $2 a bushel
25 less for each bushel
purchased through its normal channels.