USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices
The following prices are effective from 07/24/13 at 12:01 am Eastern Time until the next announcement occurs. The next announcement is scheduled for 08/06/13 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time.
* $424.65 per ton for Runner peanuts
* $408.91 per ton for Spanish peanuts
* $428.17 per ton for Valencia peanuts
* $428.17 per ton for Virginia peanuts
These NPP are unchanged from last week and will remain in effect for 2 weeks, after which time 2013-crop loan differentials will be incorporated in the announced rates.
Bolls are sprouting in soggy central and southeastern Texas, where it has rained 9 straight days and even more in some areas. There are numerous insurance issues related to loss