Feb 08, 2017

Feb March 2017

New Flour Mill Strengthens Customer Relationship

cover photo by Steven Kilger

Apr 19, 2017

Does Every Year Start This Fast?

Feed & Grain LIVE 2017 is already only months away!

Apr 19, 2017

HOT Program Takes Learning to a New Level

GEAPS and K-State team up to offer new hands-on training for conveyor equipment maintenance

Apr 19, 2017

What to Expect from Congress in 2017

Ag priorities on the line with a Republican-held House of Representatives and Senate

Apr 18, 2017

Strategies for Surviving and Thriving in 2017

Experts advise long-term planning to help elevators, co-ops manage through the year

Apr 17, 2017

Flexibility as a Management Strategy

Do you draw a line in the sand or get better results by being flexible?

Apr 13, 2017

Feed Grains in All Forms Soar

New calculation tells what portion of U.S. production is really serving global customers

Apr 11, 2017

Perdue to Take Reins at USDA

George E. (Sonny) Perdue III has wide support across the industry

Apr 6, 2017

Integrated Pest Management Plans Key for Stopping Insects

Experts weigh in on effective pest control methods

via Wikimedia Commons

Apr 5, 2017

Learning Season Begins

Leave the workplace behind to learn what’s new in the industry.

Apr 3, 2017

New Flour Mill Strengthens Customer Relationship

Star of the West Milling Co. opens a 10,000-cwts/day flour mill with state-of-the-art equipment and engineering in Willard, OH.

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