Beacon Ag Group, a department of Beacon Credit Union, a financial services company, is committed to the needs of agriculture. We employ creative approaches and old-fashioned personal service to help you determine the best solution for your needs. We strive to be your trusted provider for loans, crop insurance and equipment leasing. At Beacon Ag, we are ag people serving ag people.
What's New at Beacon Ag?
What's New at Beacon Ag?
This February 2017 Revenue Management Update contains an explanation on markets' status, and quick thoughts on strategies for the year ahead.
This January 2017 Revenue Management Update provides an update on the January USDA crop report, including estimates on MYA prices and planted acres.
This December 2016 Revenue Management Update features add-on insurance programs for 2017, including Price, Revenue and Yield Select.
This November 2016 Revenue Management Update shows the updated state production estimates for corn and projections for 2017.
This October 2016 Revenue Management Update highlights the record soybean crop's continued growth and provides updated MYA prices that will be used to calculate PLC & ARC payments for 2016-17.
This September 2016 Revenue Management Update focuses on crop production estimates and provides the Market Year Average (MYA) prices for the previous crop year.
This August 2016 Revenue Management Update focuses on the USDA’s August crop production and supply/demand reports, specifically on the big increases in corn and soybean yields/production.
This July 2016 Revenue Management Update contains a summary of the USDA report and explains how Price Select is benefitting producers who used it in 2016.
This January 2016 Revenue Management Update is a review of the month's USDA reports, including updated Market Year Average prices estimates, and an optimistic outlook for 2016.
Crop insurance policies have undergone name changes, along with some of their features. Let one of our agents bring you up to speed or click on the Crop Insurance tab in the upper right section of this page to read more.
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Quotes retrieved on February 24, 2017, 03:51:43 PM CST
Ag Market Commentary -
Corn futures are down mostly 2 cents at midday. The weekly USDA weekly Export Sales report showed old crop corn sales through 2/16 at 743,059 MT andCotton -
Cotton futures are showing gains of 26 to 88 points in the nearby contracts, with a few deferred months lower. The USDA average world price will beLean Hogs -
Lean hog futures are higher today, after three consecutive days of losses. The CME Lean Hog Index for 2/22 was at $77.73, up 9 cents vs. 2/21. TheCattle -
Live cattle futures mixed on Friday, as Feb is 20 cents higher, and most all deferred contracts are more than $1 lower. Feeder futures are taking aWheat -
Wheat futures are currently in the red, despite a somewhat positive export sales report. CHI is the weakest down 7 1/4 cents lower, followed by KC,Soybeans -
Soybean futures are trading steady to 3/4 cents higher in most contracts this morning. March 17 soy meal futures down $1, and March 17 bean oil isFull commentary...
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Diplodia has been found in Indiana corn fields. If you suspect you have any kind of mold or fungus issue in your corn, contact your crop insurance agent immediately to schedule documentation.
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