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The business philosophy of Quality Ag Service, Inc. centers around our customers. Our goal for grower is to make them more profitable than they could be by using any other supplier. Our success is measured by the satisfaction and profitability of our customers.

Quality Ag Service, Inc. operates both retail and wholesale operations. We have 2 retail locations with complete agronomy sales and services available to growers in South Central Iowa. We have a great team assembled to provide the very best in products, services, and support.

In our wholesale operation we provide low cost cash and carry products to those growers throughout the Midwest who do their own application work and do not require the added services of our retail business.       
   
 
  Business Hours: Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm
Saturday 8am - noon
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Priaxor
Priaxor fungicide features the most advanced chemistry ever developed for a range of crops including soybeans and tomatoes. It is powered by Xemium® fungicide, an active ingredient that continuously distributes its unique chemistry throughout the leaf to help deliver the ultimate in longest-lasting disease protection. Click here to read more!
                                                       


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Albia, IA
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Temp: 76oF Feels Like: 81oF
Humid: 97% Dew Pt: 75oF
Barom: 29.91 Wind Dir: SE
Cond: N/A Wind Spd: 6 mph
Sunrise: 6:27 Sunset: 7:57
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N.Plains, Midwest to See Weekend Rain
Bryce Anderson (Bio) – DTN Meteorologist

Heavy rain and thunderstorms are expected this weekend in the northwest Midwest, Northern Plains and into the Canadian Prairies. Central areas of the Midwest and Plains may get some light rains, while other crop areas are expected dry. » More DTN Weather Commentary

Posted at 12:37PM Fri Aug 22, 2014 CDT

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@C - CORN - CBOT
Month Open High Low Last Change Close Time More
Sep 14 361'2 367'0 361'2 365'6 3'2 365'4s 08/22 Chart for @C4U
Dec 14 368'0 373'6 368'0 372'2 2'4 371'4s 08/22 Chart for @C4Z
Mar 15 380'6 386'0 380'4 384'6 2'4 384'2s 08/22 Chart for @C5H
@DJ - DJ INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE - CBOT
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Sep 14 17025.00 17039.00 16974.00 16999.00 - 23.00 16993.00s 08/22 Chart for @DJ4U
Dec 14 16592.00 - 22.00 16910.00s 08/22 Chart for @DJ4Z
Mar 15 16844.00 - 22.00 16844.00s 08/22 Chart for @DJ5H
@GF - FEEDER CATTLE - CME
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Aug 14 215.425 216.650 215.350 216.500 0.900 216.100s 08/22 Chart for @GF4Q
Sep 14 209.500 211.650 208.450 211.025 1.475 210.900s 08/22 Chart for @GF4U
Oct 14 208.600 210.550 207.550 209.350 0.875 209.475s 08/22 Chart for @GF4V
@LE - LIVE CATTLE - CME
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Aug 14 149.675 151.850 149.600 151.850 2.200 151.850s 08/22 Chart for @LE4Q
Oct 14 145.600 147.875 145.550 147.550 1.450 147.000s 08/22 Chart for @LE4V
Dec 14 148.600 150.525 148.425 150.100 1.250 149.850s 08/22 Chart for @LE4Z
@HE - LEAN HOGS - CME
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Oct 14 93.700 94.775 92.525 93.350 -0.750 92.875s 08/22 Chart for @HE4V
Dec 14 87.800 88.525 86.550 87.425 -0.400 87.150s 08/22 Chart for @HE4Z
Feb 15 86.800 87.475 85.675 86.850 0.075 86.525s 08/22 Chart for @HE5G
@S - SOYBEANS - CBOT
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Sep 14 1137'0 1170'4 1137'0 1168'0 29'6 1166'0s 08/22 Chart for @S4U
Nov 14 1038'0 1047'6 1037'6 1043'4 3'6 1042'0s 08/22 Chart for @S4X
Jan 15 1045'2 1054'2 1045'0 1050'0 3'4 1048'6s 08/22 Chart for @S5F
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Sep 14 1989.70 1991.40 1983.30 1987.70 - 1.80 1987.80s 08/22 Chart for @SP4U
Dec 14 1979.90 - 1.80 1979.90s 08/22 Chart for @SP4Z
Mar 15 1972.30 - 1.80 1972.30s 08/22 Chart for @SP5H
@W - WHEAT - CBOT
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Sep 14 546'0 562'4 545'4 549'2 5'6 552'0s 08/22 Chart for @W4U
Dec 14 555'0 570'4 555'0 560'2 6'6 562'2s 08/22 Chart for @W4Z
Mar 15 572'4 586'6 572'2 577'2 8'0 580'2s 08/22 Chart for @W5H
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CORN (@C4U)
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Last Trade:  365'6
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Today's High:  367'0
Today's Low:  361'2
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Soil health
Soil health has been receiving a lot of attention recently, particularly with USDA-NRCS's new soil health awareness and education effort that is widely supported by numerous groups involved in agriculture including the American Society of Agronomy (ASA), Crop Science Society of America (CSSA), and Soil Science Society of America (SSSA). It is an ever-evolving concept that is no longer focused just on reducing soil compaction or increasing fertility. Soil scientists today are digging deeper and uncovering the secrets of high-performance soil. But what does soil health mean for CCAs and their farmer clients? Click here to read full article

Fungicide
Fungicides likely to pay this summer!
Since 2005, more than 400 Iowa farmers working with the ISA On-Farm Network have conducted more than 1000 replicated strip trials testing fungicides on soybeans and corn. Most of these trials compared yields
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  • CORN (Sep 14) 365'6 3'2 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • CORN (Dec 14) 372'2 2'4 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • CORN (Mar 15) 384'6 2'4 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • DJ INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE (Sep 14) 16999.00 - 23.00 8/22/14   3:40 PM CST
  • DJ INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE (Dec 14) 16592.00 - 22.00 8/22/14   3:16 PM CST
  • DJ INDUSTRIAL AVERAGE (Mar 15) 16844.00 - 22.00 8/22/14   3:16 PM CST
  • FEEDER CATTLE (Aug 14) 216.500 0.900 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • FEEDER CATTLE (Sep 14) 211.025 1.475 8/22/14   1:47 PM CST
  • FEEDER CATTLE (Oct 14) 209.350 0.875 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • LIVE CATTLE (Aug 14) 151.850 2.200 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • LIVE CATTLE (Oct 14) 147.550 1.450 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • LIVE CATTLE (Dec 14) 150.100 1.250 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • LEAN HOGS (Oct 14) 93.350 -0.750 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • LEAN HOGS (Dec 14) 87.425 -0.400 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • LEAN HOGS (Feb 15) 86.850 0.075 8/22/14   1:54 PM CST
  • SOYBEANS (Sep 14) 1168'0 29'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • SOYBEANS (Nov 14) 1043'4 3'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • SOYBEANS (Jan 15) 1050'0 3'4 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • S&P 500 INDEX (Sep 14) 1987.70 - 1.80 8/22/14   4:14 PM CST
  • S&P 500 INDEX (Dec 14) 1979.90 - 1.80 8/22/14   3:21 PM CST
  • S&P 500 INDEX (Mar 15) 1972.30 - 1.80 8/22/14   3:21 PM CST
  • WHEAT (Sep 14) 549'2 5'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • WHEAT (Dec 14) 560'2 6'6 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST
  • WHEAT (Mar 15) 577'2 8'0 8/22/14   1:30 PM CST

Did You Know?

In 1870 foot-and-mouth disease was first reported in the U.S.


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