Aug 14, 2017

August/September 2017

Working Smarter, Not Harder

cover photo by Elise Schafer

Aug 1, 2019

Battling Negative Unemployment in the Feed and Grain Industries

Finding new and mid-level employees has been a challenge for the industry for years — it will only get harder.

Aug 28, 2017

Insuring your Reputation

Crisis communication planning is a policy you can’t afford to skip

Aug 28, 2017

Feed & Grain LIVE Concludes Second Annual Conference and Trade Show

Informative education program, engaging workshop and bustling exhibit hall make LIVE 2017 a hit!

Aug 28, 2017

Tips and Tricks to Prevent Electric Motor Headaches

Avoid mistakes like using improper lubricants or the wrong voltage

PHOTOS BY BALDOR ELECTRIC COMPANY

Aug 22, 2017

Working Smarter, Not Harder

Custom solutions and state-of-the-art equipment lead to efficiency gains at NEW Cooperative’s Pomeroy, IA, feed mill.

Zach Stuchlk moves ingredient totes easily with a pallet mover. Photo by Elise Schafer

Aug 14, 2017

Why Communities Matter

Small towns rally around victims of fatal grain facility explosion.

Aug 14, 2017

PL Fees: Why They Vary Widely and Lose Elevators Money

Merchandisers should know their risk before developing a plan for harvest.

Aug 14, 2017

How to Avoid Errors in Decision Making

Make better choices by understanding the systems involved.

Aug 14, 2017

Factors to Consider when Upgrading to Automation

Robots can improve workflow and reduce injuries, but it’s important to get the right fit for your operation.

Aug 8, 2017

Battling Buildups and Blockages

Routine bin and silo cleanouts can help keep product accumulations at bay.

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Marketwatch: Jan, 25

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 6.7292
high: 6.797
low: 6.7092
close: 6.7918

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 14.6085
high: 14.7037
low: 14.5071
close: 14.5179

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 7.9211
high: 8.0561
low: 7.8586
close: 7.9734

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 6.6828
high: 6.8426
low: 6.6803
close: 6.798