Alabama Weekly Production Cost Report
- Non Mars Location
- Montgomery, AL
This report is a weekly feedstuff report containing bids and/or trades of feedstuff commodities. Feedstuffs are classed and reported based on official USDA standards and guidelines. Price information is released by USDA’s Livestock, Poultry, and Grain Market News Division under the Voluntary Price Reporting authority of USDA’s Agriculture Marketing Service. This report contains simple averages for multiple feedstuff commodities provided by animal protein processors, grain and pulse processors, and ethanol plants. Some commodities listed such as soybean meal utilizes a basis price that is calculated based on a publicly traded futures price. The commodity exchanges used to calculate some of the meal prices is the Chicago Board of Trade.
** 2/7/2022 - All feedstuff reports were merged into 3 National Feedstuff Reports ("National Animal By-Product Feedstuff" (AMS_3510), "National Grain and Oilseed Processor Feedstuff" (AMS_3511), and "National Mill-Feeds and Miscellaneous Feedstuff" (AMS_3512) **
Price information is collected remotely through phone communication, email, and company websites. Contact visits are made periodically to verify the price information is accurate, unbiased and relevant to the report. Reporters reserve the right to exclude insignificant data sets and outliers that are not consistent with the majority of the trades or bids. To ensure accuracy of these reports, reporters are recertified every two years.
- To current