LINCOLN, NE, December 30, 2014 — Preliminary prices received by farmers for winter wheat for December 2014 averaged $6.10 per bushel, an increase of 73 cents from the November price according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.

The preliminary December corn price, at $3.90 per bushel, increased 20 cents from the previous month.

The preliminary December sorghum price averaged $7.60 per cwt, an increase of 92 cents from November.

The preliminary December soybean price, at $9.80 per bushel, was up 5 cents from last month.

The December alfalfa hay price, at $98.00 per ton, was up $2.00 from November. The other hay price, at $85.00 per ton, was up $6.00 from November.

Oat and dry edible bean prices were withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations.

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