Compared to last week, cash bids for wheat and soybeans were higher, corn was mostly lower, sorghum was mixed.  Ethanol production for the week ending January 18th totalled 1.031 million barrels per day, 20,000 less than the week prior. Ethanol stocks also jumped 150,000 barrels putting the total stocks to 23.501 million barrels. Export sales and shipment numbers remain uncertain as the government shutdown rolls into its 34th day.  Wheat was one to 41 cents higher.  Corn was one to three cents lower.  Sorghum was five to 46 cents lower.  Soybeans were 1/4 to 12 1/4 cents higher.
Source: USDA-MO Dept of Ag Market News Service, St Joseph, Mo.