Corn Discount Schedule

Effective Date: September 1, 2016  

Test Weight Discount FM Discount Damage Discount
54.00 or more $.00 3.1 to 4.0 $.03 5.1 to 6.0 $.01
53.00 to 53.99 .02 4.1 to 5.0 .06 6.1 to 7.0 .02
52.00 to 52.99 .04 5.1 to 6.0 .09 7.1 to 8.0 .03
51.00 to 51.99 .07 6.1 to 7.0 .12 8.1 to 9.0 .04
50.00 to 50.99 .10 7.1 to 8.0 .16 9.1 to 10.0 .05
49.00 to 49.99 .13 8.1 to 9.0  .20 10.1 to 11.0 .07
48.00 to 48.99 .16 9.1 to 10.0 .24 11.1 to 12.0 .09
47.00 to 47.99 .20     12.1 to 13.0 .11
46.00 to 46.99      .24 **Above 10 FM Subject to Rejection 13.1 to 14.0 .13
45.00 to 45.99      .28     14.1 to 15.0 .15
44.0 to 44.99 .32        
43.00 to 43.99 .36        
42.00 to 42.99 .40        
41.00 to 41.99 .44        
40.00 to 40.99 .48        

 

**Drying - .04/point of Moisture to 15.0 Moisture

.02 per ½ point

(Minimum Charge of .03 1/2)

**Shrink 1.5% Shrink to 15 Moisture for Sold or Contracted Corn

**Shrink 1.5% Shrink to 14.0 Moisture for Open Stored Corn

(No shrink taken on corn brought in at 15.0 and below)


Grades and Grade Requirements for Corn                                                                                                                                    

Grade
Min. Test Weight/BU
Max Heat Damaged Kernels
Max Total Damaged Kernels
Broken Corn and Foreign Material
US No. 1
56.00 LB.
0.1
3.0
2.0
US No. 2
54.00 LB.
0.2
5.0
3.0
US No. 3
52.00 LB.
0.5
7.0
4.0
US No. 4
49.00 LB.
1.0
10.0
5.0
US No. 5
46.00 LB.
3.0
15.0
7.0

 

  1. Does not meet the requirements for the grades US Nos. 1,2,3,4 or 5: or has a musty, sour or commercially objectionable foreign odor or is heating or otherwise of distinctly low quality.

Broken Corn and Foreign Material – All matter that passes readily through a 12/64 round hole sieve and all matter other than corn that remains in the sieved sample after sieving according to procedures prescribed in FGIS instructions.

Damaged Kernels – Kernels and pieces of corn kernels that are badly ground-damaged, badly weather-damaged, diseased, frost damaged, germ-damaged, heat damaged, insect-bored, mold-damaged, sprout-damaged or otherwise materially damaged.

Heat Damaged Kernels – Kernels and pieced of corn kernels that are materially discolored and damaged by the heat.

Moisture Requirements – 15.0 on Sell or Contract: 14.0 on Delayed Price: 14.0 on Storage.

Dry & Return -      Must be hauled home immediately or incur 15 cents/bushel charge.

 

There are various discounts for each grain that is not

Included on this sheet, but are still applicable when determining grain

values. The Elevator reserves the right to reject loads of distinctly low quality or that have not been loaded uniformly.