Argyle: Accepting soybeans, corn, and wheat.

Alvarado: Accepting soybeans only.

Call with delivery questions.

MCG News
We have recently purchased the grain and agronomy facilities in Alvarado, MN.  With that purchase comes some staffing changes.  Jordan Sinclair will now be in the Alvarado office full time as the Grain Merchandiser for that facility.  Jim Fagerholt will be splitting time between both locations.  Will Kusler and Erin VanCamp, both Grain Merchandisers, will remain in Argyle to assist with your grain marketing.  Jeanne Clausen will also remain in Argyle as Grain Accountant.  In addition, we will very soon be adding to our office staff in Argyle to ensure our staff has the time and resources to provide you with the highest level of service.  In the coming days, we will be sending out more information about the Alvarado location, staff and services.  Please let us know if you have any questions about these changes or about the addition of the business in Alvarado.  Thanks         

If you have received cash and/or email bids in the past you will be getting an email telling you to update your account. Your user name is the first three letters of your last name followed by the first three letters of your first name (ex. John Doe, username: DOEJOH). the password is "password1". Use that to login and change password and to accept text messaging bids if you wish to receive them. Call the office at Argyle or Alvarado if you have any issues.

Office  & Truck Hours:

Mon - Fri: 7:30am - 4:30pm
Weekend: Closed



Delayed Pricing Program

Bushels delivered between the 1st and 15th must have basis set by the 20th.

Bushels delivered between the 16th and month-end must have basis set by the 5th of the following month.


For example, bushels delivered on July 10th must have basis set by July 20th.  Bushels delivered on July 22nd must have basis set by August 5th.


If the 20th or 5th falls on a weekend or holiday, basis must be set by the following business day.  If you have any questions, please call.


Protein Scales
+4 per 1/5th from 14.0, -6 per 1/5th from 14.0 - 11.5 . No discount below 11.5


Office Hours:
Monday - Friday: 7:30 am to 4:30 pm

VOM Information 

Due to weather conditions, we are seeing some scab and VOM in this years wheat harvest.  Wheat we find a high amount of scab in, we will be sending in for VOM testing.  We will be running a composite sample per customer per day of all loads with damage.  There is no discount up to 2.0 ppm (parts per million).  We will try to be as fair as possible but there will be discounts above 2.0 ppm.  Please call if you think or know you have scab and we can help make a plan to market it and minimize your discounts.       


IView & Portal
We have added IView for our customer's to have the ability to view their account information 24 hours a day!
You will be able to log on to our secure site and view all your statements, contracts, settlements and print scale tickets.
Click the
green IView icon on the top right portion of your screen to register or call the elevator
We also now offer DTN Portal to help you manage your cash and futures offers.  Call if you are interested in either one and we can help get you started.  

Roundup Ready 2 Xtend Soybeans Approved
Roundup Ready 2 Xtend variety soybeans have been approved for export and we can accept them. 

Markit County Grain, LLC will not accept grains, oilseeds or wheat containing transgenic events not approved for U.S export markets; such markets to include Canada, China, South Korea, the European Union, Japan and Mexico.


Local Cash Bids
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Price as of 02/23/17 01:05AM CST.
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Mar 17 370'4 371'4 370'2 370'2 -0'6 371'0 12:54A Chart for @C7H
May 17 377'4 378'6 377'2 377'4 -0'6 378'2 12:54A Chart for @C7K
Jul 17 384'6 385'6 384'6 384'6 -0'6 385'4 12:54A Chart for @C7N
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Mar 17 458'0 460'2 457'6 457'6 0'0 457'6 12:52A Chart for @KW7H
May 17 471'4 473'4 471'2 471'4 0'2 471'2 12:53A Chart for @KW7K
Jul 17 483'0 485'2 482'6 483'0 0'0 483'0 12:53A Chart for @KW7N
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Mar 17 543'6 544'6 543'0 543'0 0'2 542'6 12:52A Chart for @MW7H
May 17 552'2 554'2 552'2 552'2 0'0 552'2 12:52A Chart for @MW7K
Jul 17 558'4 560'0 558'0 558'0 -0'2 558'2 12:52A Chart for @MW7N
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Mar 17 1023'0 1027'0 1018'6 1019'4 -3'2 1022'6 12:54A Chart for @S7H
May 17 1033'0 1037'4 1029'2 1030'2 -3'2 1033'4 12:54A Chart for @S7K
Jul 17 1042'4 1046'6 1038'6 1039'6 -3'2 1043'0 12:54A Chart for @S7N
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