GROWMARK put a multitiered plan in place, including using current terminals and temporary storage, to handle next year's river closure.
Top competitors continue to bring in bumper crops as U.S. corn and soybean crops run behind schedule from difficult planting season.
Statewide corn and bean survey to begin soon.
Prices rallied, despite USDA WASDE report that raised corn production another 195 million bushels.
Farmers wait for another boost before selling remaining 2018 corn bushels.
Many of the farmland sales so far this year were generated by estates, trusts and family inheritances that saw a time to sell.
Illinois Farm Bureau senior economist Mike Doherty analyzes the latest job report, discusses the ongoing trade war.