Warren Buffett, who heads the sprawling conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway and its BNSF railroad.
USDA Chief Urges Buffett to Ready BNSF for Record Crops
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Thomas Vilsack met with Warren Buffett last week to urge the billionaire investor to make sure his BNSF railroad is ready for an expected record corn and soy harvest this year.
eGrain Names John Hill Vice President,
eGrain, Inc. announces that Drew Earles has resigned as Vice President and the company has named John Hill as the company's new VP, effective September 24, 2014.
Central Ohio Farmers Cooperative Buys Bunge Facility for $3.7 Million
Hiring all 11 employees who currently work at the Bunge grain elevator
Syngenta Introduces Cellerate™ for Groundbreaking Cellulosic Ethanol Process Technology
Ethanol producers to realize more ethanol out of the same kernel of corn
Corn Reaches 15% Maturity as Crop Conditions Remain Stable
Some crops could be facing their first preview of winter conditions as the threat of frost and light freeze could arrive in the northern states
POET-DSM Opens First Commercial-scale Cellulosic Ethanol Plant in US
Uses nearly every component of the corn plant, except the corn itself
Corn Crop Reaches 8% Maturity With Soybeans Completing Blooming
Midwest is looking at more rainfall this week, accompanied by favorable growing weather
North Dakota Delegation Criticizes Canadian Pacific
Says the railroad is forcing grain elevators to cancel backlogged orders as it implements a new shipping system
MU Researchers Find Boron Facilitates Stem Cell Growth and Development in Corn
Results could lead to advancements in corn crop yields and farming techniques
American Rice Farmers See Opportunity in China Markets
China on pace to import a record 3.4 million tons of rice this year