Apr 01, 2020

April/May 2020

Rail Roundtable 2020

cover photo by CSX

Apr 30, 2020

Turning Seconds into Profit

Using cutting-edge software can give operations the edge over the competition

Apr 8, 2020

The Latest Updates on Agriculture Transportation

Synopsis of USDA's ag session from the 2020 Transportation Research Forum

Photo: CN, Manchac, Louisiana

Apr 7, 2020

Dairy Farm Consults with Feed Co-op on Expansion

When looking to expand, Van Der Geest Dairy used United Cooperative's knowledge to select a builder

Photo: AGRA Industries

Mar 31, 2020

Think Fast

Rapid adoption of consumer trends challenges the industry to innovate

Mar 31, 2020

Railroad Roundtable 2020

The nation’s top grain transporters share their commitment to agriculture, outline capital investments planned for the year ahead

Photo By BNSF

Mar 31, 2020

How to Prepare for a FSMA Inspection

What to do before, during and after the inspector comes knocking

Mar 31, 2020

It's Time to "Stand Up for Grain Safety Week"

A weeklong outreach event is planned for April 13-17

Mar 31, 2020

Tips for Focus in a World of Distractions

Avoiding distractions may help you feel less busy, improving stress management and productivity

Mar 31, 2020

Spring & Its Potential Energy

Planning can help turn planting season opportunities into momentum

Mar 31, 2020

Export Threats from Missing, Inconsistent Maximum Residue Levels

Changing international standards and slow approval limit export opportunities

Mar 31, 2020

An Important Perspective

Well-known figure’s passing brings clarity to what really matters

Mar 16, 2020

How to Store Grain with Low VOCs

Fumigant monitoring with multipoint thermal mass flow meters provides document adherence to environmental regulations

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

VersaMix Triple Shaft Mixers

  • For mixing applications requiring efficient powder dispersion and critical homogenization of medium to high viscosity slurries, pastes, gels, creams and suspensions
  • High-shear mixer with solids/liquid injection manifold (SLIM) technology rotor/stator

GUC-F Controller

  • Multichannel feeding and dosing controller
  • Control solution for feeding and weighing applications in powder handling applications
  • Flexible and modular design with analog and digital load cells

ProFlo

  • Offers accurate and reliable continuous mass flow measurement of bulk solids with an accuracy of +/- 0.5% full scale
  • Measures mass of flowable solids with densities of 10 to 100 pounds/cubic foot and flow rates from 700 to 7,000 cubic feet/hour

Hydro-View

  • 10.1” touchscreen
  • Easy to install in new or existing systems

Sanderson Farms Feed Mill Expansion - Kinston, NC

  • Construction of a whole grain silo expansion (76’ diameter x 145’ tall) to hold 500,000 bushels
  • Expansion also includes a 12’x17’x22’ deep boot pit extension at the end of the existing receiving tunnel

Horizon Feed Ordering Automation Platform

  • Automates many processes within supply chain for efficient, sustainable and profitable production
  • Manage all bins and orders on a single software platform

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Marketwatch: Jan, 18

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 5.7667
high: 5.8486
low: 5.7266
close: 5.8288

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 13.366
high: 13.376
low: 13.2328
close: 13.2696

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 7.3061
high: 7.3384
low: 7.2334
close: 7.2454

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.0114
high: 7.0566
low: 6.9566
close: 7.0014