Table 13--Sorghum: Cash prices at principal markets (dollars per hundredweight)
Commodity and
mkt yr 1/
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Avg 2/
No. 2 yellow, Gulf ports, LA
2001/02
4.28
4.29
4.30
4.39
4.34
4.20
4.17
4.03
4.10
4.20
4.58
5.20
4.34
2002/03
5.30
5.13
5.21
5.13
5.01
4.95
4.78
4.79
4.76
   
5.01
2003/04
    
5.62
5.81
6.08
6.05
5.61
5.32
4.56
4.54
5.45
2004/05
4.32
4.09
3.98
4.14
4.07
4.15
4.45
4.30
4.41
4.68
5.84
4.62
4.42
2005/06
4.50
4.48
4.29
4.66
4.84
5.00
4.96
5.18
5.60
5.57
5.86
5.53
5.04
2006/07
5.82
7.01
7.67
7.66
7.91
8.15
7.78
6.55
6.98
8.30
7.11
7.70
7.39
2007/08
8.10
7.84
7.77
8.96
10.25
10.04
10.53
11.12
10.92
12.23
10.58
9.38
9.81
2008/09
9.55
7.40
6.55
6.69
6.85
6.56
6.92
6.78
7.56
7.78
6.64
6.94
7.18
2009/10
6.86
7.86
8.24
8.21
8.05
7.58
7.62
7.34
7.49
7.19
7.98
8.46
7.74
2010/11
9.79
10.40
10.75
11.10
11.91
12.63
12.64
13.68
  
12.65
13.71
11.92
2011/12
12.88
12.08
12.44
11.82
12.20
12.09
12.04
11.94
   
13.47
12.33
2012/13
12.97
13.20
13.10
13.14
13.13
13.12
13.32
12.18
12.42
  
10.01
12.66
2013/14
9.84
9.31
8.86
9.34
9.77
10.16
10.57
    
8.41
9.53
              
No. 2 yellow, Plainview to Muleshoe, TX
2001/02
4.23
4.03
3.97
4.01
3.89
3.81
3.84
3.73
3.88
3.99
4.39
4.79
4.05
2002/03
5.30
4.75
4.71
4.68
4.55
4.54
4.39
4.54
4.76
   
4.69
2003/04
    
4.90
5.17
5.48
5.71
 
5.15
4.36
4.28
5.01
2004/05
4.07
3.84
3.83
3.92
3.86
3.40
4.12
4.02
3.98
4.11
4.27
4.02
3.95
2005/06
4.00
3.77
3.77
3.26
3.64
4.06
3.84
3.69
4.04
4.02
4.14
3.80
3.84
2006/07
4.12
5.18
6.30
6.52
6.72
7.17
6.88
6.28
6.29
6.43
5.57
5.57
6.09
2007/08
5.88
5.90
6.23
8.48
7.97
8.46
8.97
9.78
9.82
11.61
10.42
8.40
8.49
2008/09
8.19
5.85
5.26
4.63
5.14
4.81
5.18
5.28
5.94
5.90
4.23
4.83
5.44
2009/10
4.48
5.53
6.31
6.25
5.95
5.64
5.71
5.50
5.77
5.36
5.76
6.56
5.74
2010/11
7.74
8.54
8.78
9.62
10.46
11.42
11.45
12.78
12.22
12.21
10.69
11.47
10.62
2011/12
11.48
10.73
10.96
10.50
        
10.92
              
No. 2 yellow, Kansas City, MO
2001/02
3.55
3.38
3.44
3.59
3.61
3.55
3.58
3.47
3.44
3.57
3.97
4.60
3.65
2002/03
4.86
4.70
4.72
4.62
4.52
4.43
4.07
4.24
4.12
4.06
3.71
4.00
4.34
2003/04
4.15
4.18
4.50
4.61
4.71
4.88
5.18
5.37
4.94
4.67
3.92
3.75
4.57
2004/05
3.45
3.21
3.17
3.21
3.13
3.23
3.44
3.30
3.36
3.56
3.90
3.53
3.37
2005/06
3.22
3.08
2.93
3.30
3.46
3.58
3.65
3.79
4.03
3.90
4.15
3.79
3.57
2006/07
3.82
5.07
5.97
6.03
6.36
6.72
6.38
5.69
5.97
6.09
5.33
5.50
5.75
2007/08
5.68
5.60
6.13
7.34
8.36
8.86
9.13
9.70
9.65
11.63
10.10
8.37
8.38
2008/09
8.43
5.92
5.49
5.19
5.67
5.48
5.51
5.76
6.37
6.29
4.66
4.75
5.79
2009/10
4.81
5.49
5.72
6.44
5.81
5.58
5.69
5.64
5.77
5.50
6.03
6.59
5.75
2010/11
8.23
9.10
9.40
9.91
10.62
11.62
11.37
12.64
12.08
12.21
12.27
12.97
11.04
2011/12
11.79
10.90
11.30
10.91
11.27
11.36
11.14
10.61
10.04
9.90
12.96
13.46
11.30
2012/13
12.74
12.65
12.88
12.74
12.74
12.59
12.63
11.38
11.82
11.97
11.00
8.61
11.98
2013/14
8.15
7.57
7.40
7.52
7.62
8.08
8.64
8.89
8.74
7.98
6.79
6.05
7.79
              
1/ September-August.
2/ Simple average of monthly prices reported for the marketing year.
Source: USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service, Grain and Feed Market News.
Date run: 9/15/2014