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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Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

Integrated Design-Build Services

  • Electrical engineering
  • Electrical construction

Feed Mill Pellet Systems

  • Pellet mill automation screen
  • Pellet mill amps

JaHam JT03, JT10 and JT20 Truck Probes

  • Core-style truck probe sampling system
  • Use with all whole grain

NexGen Platform

  • Designed with feed mills in mind
  • Built to scale as your business scales

RadarMax

  • Accurate level measurement and fast refresh rate
  • Radio connectivity

GMS Mixers

  • New, efficient drive, based on permanent magnet motor, designed for batch mixers that start and stop frequently
  • Compact design, quiet operation

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Marketwatch: Oct, 02

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 6.6922
high: 6.8741
low: 6.6102
close: 6.6102

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 13.6782
high: 13.7587
low: 13.1333
close: 13.1536

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 9.3697
high: 9.6472
low: 9.1747
close: 9.4272

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 8.3873
high: 8.7783
low: 8.2498
close: 8.5389