The Arthur Companies Grain Merchandiser Jenna Knutson says the earlier soybean varieties weren’t bad. “Yields were as expected and now, we’re running into green beans and higher FM content. Some of the soybeans are dirtier than we’d like to see this time of the year.” Discounts for the higher foreign material are getting passed back to the farmer. Knutson says most of the early corn has gone to the local ethanol plant where there’s strong basis.
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