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Northern Crops Marketing and Investments, Ltd. (NCMI) is a full service commodity brokerage firm located at 4551 South Washington Street, Suite I #4, in Grand Forks, North Dakota, the heart of North America's agriculture production area. We specialize in agricultural risk management and marketing strategies. We also trade through R. J. O'Brien & Associates, our clearinghouse.  

NCMI's primary objective is to help clients spread, transfer, and limit risk. We utilize futures and options, along with cash contracts, to hedge. Basis, premiums, and discounts are also monitored closely. We have a variety of clientele across the United States and agri-business contacts worldwide.

Our goal is to combine our experience with the latest technology to provide quality, personal service. NCMI is committed to directly communicating with clients on a regular basis to establish and execute a marketing plan.


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Temp: 58oF Feels Like: 58oF
Humid: 90% Dew Pt: 55oF
Barom: 30.18 Wind Dir: N
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Sunrise: 6:39 Sunset: 8:37
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N.Plains, Midwest to See Weekend Rain
Bryce Anderson (Bio) – DTN Meteorologist

Heavy rain and thunderstorms are expected this weekend in the northwest Midwest, Northern Plains and into the Canadian Prairies. Central areas of the Midwest and Plains may get some light rains, while other crop areas are expected dry. » More DTN Weather Commentary

Posted at 12:37PM Fri Aug 22, 2014 CDT

Farming on the Mother Road-7
Friday, August 22, 2014 10:50AM CDT
Chris Clayton continues looking at the state of agriculture along historic Route 66, dubbed "The Mother Road" by novelist John Steinbeck. In his seventh installment, Clayton visits New Mexico and sees how the road and agriculture have changed for some farm families who have lived in the state for decades, but other farmers are still being attracted to settle down and do business there.
Beef Checkoff Effort Frayed
Thursday, August 21, 2014 2:59PM CDT
The beef industry working group has largely been a quiet affair. That was by design because groups didn't want to fight in the press. But leaders of the Ranchers-Cattlemen's Action Legal Fund complained about the process because the group has been excluded from the talks. Now, NFU members are willing to abandon the discussions.
Farming on the Mother Road-6
Thursday, August 21, 2014 2:58PM CDT
Chris Clayton continues looking at the state of agriculture along historic Route 66, dubbed "The Mother Road" by novelist John Steinbeck. In his sixth installment, Clayton profiles a feedyard operator who is seeing more rain in his area, along with better crops and grazing conditions. However, rail costs are rising, and changing basis at local elevators is affecting the Texas cattle business.
Nebraska Cultivar Provides Promise
Thursday, August 21, 2014 2:52PM CDT
If growing switchgrass for bioenergy in Nebraska will become viable, the initial market likely will be in hay for cattle.

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  • HARD RED SPRING WHEAT (Sep 14) 627'6 11'0 8/22/14   1:43 PM CST
  • HARD RED SPRING WHEAT (Dec 14) 637'2 11'4 8/22/14   1:43 PM CST
  • HARD RED SPRING WHEAT (Mar 15) 646'4 10'4 8/22/14   1:43 PM CST
  • HARD RED SPRING WHEAT (May 15) 654'2 10'4 8/22/14   1:43 PM CST
  • WHEAT (Sep 14) 549'2 5'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • WHEAT (Dec 14) 560'2 6'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • WHEAT (Mar 15) 577'2 8'0 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • HARD RED WINTER WHEAT (Sep 14) 631'4 11'4 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • HARD RED WINTER WHEAT (Dec 14) 642'0 11'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • HARD RED WINTER WHEAT (Mar 15) 653'0 11'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • CORN (Sep 14) 365'6 3'2 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • CORN (Dec 14) 372'2 2'4 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • CORN (Mar 15) 384'6 2'4 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • SOYBEANS (Sep 14) 1168'0 29'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • SOYBEANS (Nov 14) 1043'4 3'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • SOYBEANS (Jan 15) 1050'0 3'4 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • OATS (Sep 14) 384'0 7'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • OATS (Dec 14) 353'0 7'0 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • OATS (Mar 15) 339'0 7'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • LIVE CATTLE (Aug 14) 151.850 2.200 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • LIVE CATTLE (Oct 14) 147.550 1.450 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • LIVE CATTLE (Dec 14) 150.100 1.250 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • LEAN HOGS (Oct 14) 93.350 -0.750 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • LEAN HOGS (Dec 14) 87.425 -0.400 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • LEAN HOGS (Feb 15) 86.850 0.075 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • FEEDER CATTLE (Aug 14) 216.500 0.900 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • FEEDER CATTLE (Sep 14) 211.025 1.475 8/22/14   1:47 PM CST
  • FEEDER CATTLE (Oct 14) 209.350 0.875 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST

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@MW - HARD RED SPRING WHEAT - MGE
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Sep 14 615'4 632'0 615'4 627'6 11'0 626'6s 01:43P Chart for @MW4U Options for @MW4U
Dec 14 623'0 640'0 623'0 637'2 11'4 634'4s 02:44P Chart for @MW4Z Options for @MW4Z
Mar 15 636'0 650'2 636'0 646'4 10'4 644'4s 01:43P Chart for @MW5H Options for @MW5H
May 15 650'4 657'4 650'4 654'2 10'4 653'2s 01:43P Chart for @MW5K Options for @MW5K
@W - WHEAT - CBOT
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Sep 14 546'0 562'4 545'4 549'2 5'6 552'0s 03:45P Chart for @W4U Options for @W4U
Dec 14 555'0 570'4 555'0 560'2 6'6 562'2s 03:08P Chart for @W4Z Options for @W4Z
Mar 15 572'4 586'6 572'2 577'2 8'0 580'2s 03:04P Chart for @W5H Options for @W5H
@KW - HARD RED WINTER WHEAT - KCBT
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Sep 14 622'0 639'0 621'2 631'4 11'4 633'4s 02:30P Chart for @KW4U Options for @KW4U
Dec 14 632'0 648'4 631'4 642'0 11'6 644'0s 03:36P Chart for @KW4Z Options for @KW4Z
Mar 15 640'2 656'0 639'4 653'0 11'6 652'0s 01:30P Chart for @KW5H Options for @KW5H
@C - CORN - CBOT
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Sep 14 361'2 367'0 361'2 365'6 3'2 365'4s 03:50P Chart for @C4U Options for @C4U
Dec 14 368'0 373'6 368'0 372'2 2'4 371'4s 03:56P Chart for @C4Z Options for @C4Z
Mar 15 380'6 386'0 380'4 384'6 2'4 384'2s 03:47P Chart for @C5H Options for @C5H
@S - SOYBEANS - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Sep 14 1137'0 1170'4 1137'0 1168'0 29'6 1166'0s 02:30P Chart for @S4U Options for @S4U
Nov 14 1038'0 1047'6 1037'6 1043'4 3'6 1042'0s 02:45P Chart for @S4X Options for @S4X
Jan 15 1045'2 1054'2 1045'0 1050'0 3'4 1048'6s 01:30P Chart for @S5F Options for @S5F
@O - OATS - CBOT
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Sep 14 376'2 386'4 376'2 384'0 7'6 384'0s 01:30P Chart for @O4U Options for @O4U
Dec 14 348'2 360'0 347'2 353'0 7'0 355'2s 03:16P Chart for @O4Z Options for @O4Z
Mar 15 330'6 341'6 330'6 339'0 7'6 339'2s 01:30P Chart for @O5H Options for @O5H
@LE - LIVE CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 14 149.675 151.850 149.600 151.850 2.200 151.850s 04:00P Chart for @LE4Q Options for @LE4Q
Oct 14 145.600 147.875 145.550 147.550 1.450 147.000s 04:00P Chart for @LE4V Options for @LE4V
Dec 14 148.600 150.525 148.425 150.100 1.250 149.850s 04:00P Chart for @LE4Z Options for @LE4Z
@HE - LEAN HOGS - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Oct 14 93.700 94.775 92.525 93.350 -0.750 92.875s 04:08P Chart for @HE4V Options for @HE4V
Dec 14 87.800 88.525 86.550 87.425 -0.400 87.150s 04:00P Chart for @HE4Z Options for @HE4Z
Feb 15 86.800 87.475 85.675 86.850 0.075 86.525s 04:00P Chart for @HE5G Options for @HE5G
@GF - FEEDER CATTLE - CME
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Aug 14 215.425 216.650 215.350 216.500 0.900 216.100s 04:00P Chart for @GF4Q Options for @GF4Q
Sep 14 209.500 211.650 208.450 211.025 1.475 210.900s 04:07P Chart for @GF4U Options for @GF4U
Oct 14 208.600 210.550 207.550 209.350 0.875 209.475s 04:00P Chart for @GF4V Options for @GF4V
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HARD RED SPRING WHEAT (@MW4U)
Exchange:  MGE
Last Trade:  627'6
Change:  11'0
Bid:  622'0
Ask:  632'0
Today's High:  632'0
Today's Low:  615'4
Volume:  3,552
Open:  615'4
Settle:  626'6s
Prev:  615'6
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Updated:  Aug-22-2014
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