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Dec 14, 2020

Brazil’s Soybean Plantings Wrapping Up

Country's plantings got off to rocky start and remains dry overall

Dec 11, 2020

Wheat Firmer, Row Crops Weaker After USDA Report

Report underscored tightening global stocks situation for grains and oilseeds

Dec 10, 2020

Markets Higher Across the Board Before USDA Report

China reports little change in crop production

Dec 9, 2020

Biofuel Groups File Appeal

Coalition is challenging 2019 decision to grant refineries exemptions

Dec 9, 2020

Updated Outlook on U.S. Exports to China

Some industry insiders are worried rising tensions between two countries will hurt outstanding sales

Dec 8, 2020

Mycotoxin Minute - What Makes Aflatoxin B1 So Dangerous?

Aflatoxin B1 is one of the most harmful mycotoxins out there. What makes it that way?

Dec 8, 2020

Markets Struggle Without Confirmation of New Demand

China’s November bean imports came in at record levels for the sixth straight month

Dec 8, 2020

Mycotoxin Testing Methods

In our latest podcast, we discuss mycotoxin tests -- where they came from and where they're going

Dec 7, 2020

Protect Feed Supplement Integrity with Gentle Conveying

Tubular cable conveyors safeguard pre-blended mixes in between discs during transfer, and minimize product degradation

Cablevey Conveyors

Dec 7, 2020

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report for December 7, 2020


Warm and near-normal temperatures in majority of the U.S.

Dec 7, 2020

Long Liquidation Continues to Start Week

Trade looks for overall supportive numbers from USDA this week

Dec 4, 2020

Export Sales Mostly As Expected

Ag markets stall seeking confirmation of new demand

Dec 4, 2020

Mycotoxin Minute – What Is Fumonisin?

If you're someone who likes complex answers to simple questions, you just might ask, “What is fumonisin?”

Dec 3, 2020

U.S. Bans More Cotton Imports From China

Move could block majority of Chinese cotton textile imports

Dec 3, 2020

How Digital Innovation is Driving Change in Agriculture

Companies need to define their transformation strategy to becoming a digital organization or fail to compete against more agile competitors

Dec 2, 2020

October Soy Crush Sets Record

Meal production was also record high at 4.6 million tons, with stocks reported at 374,000 tons

Dec 1, 2020

Final Crop Progress Report

Monday marked the last weekly Crop Progress report for the 2020 season

Nov 30, 2020

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report for November 30, 2020

New mycotoxin report, rain falls on parts of the Corn Belt, drought intensifies

Nov 30, 2020

Canola Plant Gets Railcar Cleaning Back on Track

Cargill Canada needed a faster cleaning system to keep up with its rapid pace of production

Nov 30, 2020

Markets Unable to Hold Overnight Gains

Argentina crop update; Australia crop report

Nov 25, 2020

Markets Are Mixed Overnight; US Markets Closed Thursday

Citing rising processing margins, some Chinese importers are looking to cancel US soybean cargoes

Nov 24, 2020

Mycotoxin Minute – What are Emerging Mycotoxins?

Imagine a world in which DON, AFLA and the other usual suspects have been put away behind bars

Nov 24, 2020

Ag Prices Lower Before Holiday and Month-end

The lower crop rating came as surprise to many

Nov 23, 2020

November Cattle on Feed Report Shows Sharp Decline in Placements

Number of animals on feed as of November 1 is higher than it was this time last year

Nov 23, 2020

Dry Weather Concerns Lift Grain Prices To New Highs

In the US, drought has been expanding in Colorado and neighboring areas in the High Plains region this fall

Nov 20, 2020

Soy & Corn Sales Exceed Expectations

Prices may consolidate after reaching four-year high near $12 but are expected to be well supported for now

Nov 19, 2020

Mycotoxin Minute – Zearalenone in Corn Gluten Meal

In this edition of the Mycotoxin Minute, Josh takes a look at this year’s spike in zearalenone concentrations in corn gluten meal

Nov 19, 2020

U.S. Planted Acres May Rebound

China demand is expected to continue to be robust

Nov 18, 2020

Some Producers Missed Brazil Soy Price Surge

Many grain merchants expect operators will try to renegotiate delivery terms

Nov 17, 2020

Does Your Agribusiness Qualify for the R&D Tax Credit?

Qualifying doesn’t require companies have formal R&D operations or employ scientists, engineers or others with specialized degrees

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

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VersaMix Triple Shaft Mixers

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GUC-F Controller

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ProFlo

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Hydro-View

  • 10.1” touchscreen
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Sanderson Farms Feed Mill Expansion - Kinston, NC

  • Construction of a whole grain silo expansion (76’ diameter x 145’ tall) to hold 500,000 bushels
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Magazine

Marketwatch: Jan, 27

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 6.0509
high: 6.1392
low: 6.0271
close: 6.1307

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 13.6827
high: 13.9874
low: 13.6618
close: 13.954

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 8.0183
high: 8.0333
low: 7.8538
close: 7.9653

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.6378
high: 7.6553
low: 7.4777
close: 7.5549