getUSDAGrainPrices API

The getUSDAGrainPrices API provides daily cash grain bids and prices for locations throughout the United States covering corn, wheat, oats and soybean markets.

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API Documentation

INPUTS:

commodityTypes (optional)
The type of commodity. Includes: Corn ("C"), Corn Crude Oil ("CCO"), Crude Soybean Oil ("CSO"), DNS/NS Wheat 14% ("WDN"), HRW Wheat ("HRW"), HRW Wheat 11.5% ("HRW11"), Oats ("O"), Ord HRW Wheat ("HRWORD"), Soybean Meal 48% ("SM"), Soybeans ("S"), SRW Wheat ("SRW"), SWW Wheat ("SWW"). (list-enum)
Valid values: C, CCO, CSO, WDN, HRW, HRW11, O, HRWORD, SM, S, SRW, SWW
Example: C

locations (optional)
The location of the handling facility. Includes: Atlantic ("A"), Central Illinois ("CIL"), Chicago ("CHGO"), Cincinnati Ohio River ("CIN"), Gulf ("GULF"), Kansas City ("KC"), Memphis Mississippi River ("MEM"), Minneapolis ("MIN"), Mt. Vernon Ohio River ("MTV"), N. Peoria Illinois River ("NPEO"), Omaha ("OMA"), Portland ("PORT"), S. Iowa Mississippi River ("SIOWA"), S. Peoria Illinois River ("SPEO"), St. Louis Mississippi River ("SLOU"), Toledo Non-River ("TLNON"), Toldeo On-River ("TLON"). (list-enum)
Valid values: A, CIL, CHGO, CIN, GULF, KC, MEM, MIN, MTV, NPEO, OMA, PORT, SIOWA, SPEO, SLOU, TLNON, TLON
Example: CHGO

bidTypes (optional)
The type of bid. Includes: Export ("E"), Processor ("P"), River ("R") and Terminal ("T"). (list-enum)
Valid values: E, P, R, T
Example: E


OUTPUTS:

commodityType (always returned)
The type of commodity. Includes: Corn ("C"), Corn Crude Oil ("CCO"), Crude Soybean Oil ("CSO"), DNS/NS Wheat 14% ("WDN"), HRW Wheat ("HRW"), HRW Wheat 11.5% ("HRW11"), Oats ("O"), Ord HRW Wheat ("HRWORD"), Soybean Meal 48% ("SM"), Soybeans ("S"), SRW Wheat ("SRW"), SWW Wheat ("SWW"). (string)
location (always returned)
The location of the handling facility. Includes: Atlantic ("A"), Central Illinois ("CIL"), Chicago ("CHGO"), Cincinnati Ohio River ("CIN"), Gulf ("GULF"), Kansas City ("KC"), Memphis Mississippi River ("MEM"), Minneapolis ("MIN"), Mt. Vernon Ohio River ("MTV"), N. Peoria Illinois River ("NPEO"), Omaha ("OMA"), Portland ("PORT"), S. Iowa Mississippi River ("SIOWA"), S. Peoria Illinois River ("SPEO"), St. Louis Mississippi River ("SLOU"), Toledo Non-River ("TLNON"), Toldeo On-River ("TLON"). (string)
bidType (always returned)
The type of bid. Includes: Export ("E"), Processor ("P"), River ("R") and Terminal ("T"). (string)
lowPrice (always returned)
The low price for the day. (double)
highPrice (always returned)
The high price for the day. (double)
priceChange (always returned)
The price change in cents compared to the previous day. (string)
basis (always returned)
The basis range in cents. (string)
bidChange (always returned)
The change in bid price compared to the previous day. (string)

STATUS CODE RESPONSES:

200 OK Success
400 Bad Request The request was invalid, please see the message for more information.
500 Internal Server Error Something is not working correctly, please contact support.