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No Early Corn Delivery. Closed Saturday and Sunday. Al-Corn Clean Fuel will NOT ACCEPT any varieties of corn that are not approved for U.S. export.

Discount Schedule

January 2019

Moisture

Moisture: Corn Moisture affects the ability of hammer mills to effectively breakup corn prior to processing, reducing efficiency. No average of loads, no shrink and dry charges. Basis 15.0 Moisture (no discount), Maximum 16.0%

Moisture Level Discount
15.0 & below No Discount
15.1 -- 15.5 '- 2.5 cents bushel
15.6 -- 16.0 '- 5 cents bushel
16.1 -- 16.5 '- 10 cents bushel
16.6 -- 17.0 '- 15 cents bushel
16.1 and Greater Subject to Rejection

 

Test Weight

Test Weight: Test Weight the reflects volume of starch needed to produce an equivalent amount of ethanol. Lower TW requires more corn to produce equivalent amount of Ethanol. Basis 54.0 TW (no discount).

Test Weight Discount
54.0 & Above No  Discount
53 -- 53.9 - 1 cent bushel
52 -- 52.9 - 2 cents bushel
51 -- 51.9 - 4 cents bushel
50 -- 50.9 - 6 cents bushel
49.9 and Lower Subject to Rejection
   

 

Total Damage

Total Damage: Damage reflects structural change inside kernel reducing amount of fermentable starch available. Basis 5.0 Damage (no discount), Maximum 11.0%.
Damage by Heat
is limited to a Maximum of .5% of Load. Please see Management for Damage by Heat Discount Scale

Total Damage Discount
5.0 & Below No  Discount
5.1 -- 6.0 - 1 cent bushel
6.1 -- 7.0 - 2 cents bushel
7.1 -- 8.0 - 4 cents bushel
8.1 -- 9.0 - 6 cents bushel
9.1 -- 10.0 - 8 cents bushel
10.1 and Greater Subject to Rejection

Foreign Material

Foreign Material (FM): BCFM - Broken Corn Foreign Material - FM

Foreign Material Discount
3.0 & Below No  Discount
3.1 -- 4.0 - 2 cents bushel
4.1 -- 5.0 - 4 cents bushel
5.1 -- 6.0 - 7 cents bushel
6.1 -- 7.0 - 10 cents bushel
7.1 -- 8.0 - 13 cents bushel
   
8.1 and Greater Subject to Rejection
   

 

Musty: -10 Cents Bushel /Subject to Rejection

Sour: Rejected

Infested: Rejected

Rocks: Rejected

Snow/Ice: Subject to Rejection

 

COFO: Commercially Objectionable Foreign Odor. Odor indicates the presence of potential chemical or foreign micro- organism in the corn that may affect process. This includes fumigated corn. (NO PELLETS or residue) Acceptance subject to Inspector Approval.

 

Mycotoxins:

Aflatoxin: >5 ppb (part per billion) Rejected

Fumonisin: >2 ppm (parts per million) Rejected

Vomitoxin: >1.4 ppm (parts per million) Rejected

 

*We Do NOT Accept Duracade or Enogen Corn Traits *Schedule is subject to change anytime

 

Cash Bids

View up-to-date USDA calculations for month of delivery, cash price, futures price, change and basis. Cash-bids are subject to change without notice.

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Scale Hours

No Early Corn Delivery. Closed Saturday and Sunday. Al-Corn Clean Fuel will NOT ACCEPT any varieties of corn that are not approved for U.S. export.

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Ethanol

Ethanol, also known as grain alcohol or ethyl alcohol, is a clear, colorless liquid alcohol often produced by fermenting starches. 

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