Feb 01, 2020

February/March 2020

In Pursuit of a $4.99 Chicken

cover photo by Steven Kilger

Dec 1, 2020

OSHA Updates Slips and Falls Ruling

Companies must conduct training, eliminate fall hazards and certify anchorage points

Photo Source: NGFA

Mar 3, 2020

Protect Workers from Wet Grain Engulfment Hazards

Moisture content causes grain to bridge or clump together

Feb 19, 2020

Spreader Helps Commercial Operations Protect Grain Quality

Following a late, wet 2019 harvest, many commercial operations are experiencing grain storage issues

Feb 12, 2020

Difficult Harvest Creates Grain Storage Hazards

High-moisture grain storage leads to bin unloading problems

File Photo

Feb 4, 2020

In Pursuit of a $4.99 Chicken

In order to keep prices low and quality high, Costco steps into poultry production with a new feed mill

Feb 4, 2020

A Look at What's Coming Your Way in Minneapolis

Build your network and enhance your skills at GEAPS Exchange 2020 held March 21-24

Photo Source: GEAPS

Feb 4, 2020

2020 Harvest Photo Contest Winners

Who took the top prize this year?

Feb 4, 2020

Celebrating Continued Success in the Japanese Market

A nearly 50-year relationship bears fruit with trade deal

Feb 4, 2020

A Long Harvest Season

Precipitation, cold weather and fuel shortages all factors in fourth-slowest harvest

Feb 4, 2020

Synergy Feeds Adds Location to Improve Efficiencies

Growing company’s new feed mill in Edgerton, IN, is designed for expansion

Photo Source: AGRA Industries

Feb 4, 2020

Employee Mental Health

Knowing how to help employees with mental health issues and difficult life events can prevent tragedy

Feb 4, 2020

Remembering Simple Goals

The simple goals of a business can get lost when plans get complicated

Feb 4, 2020

GEAPS: Making an Impact

Shaping the grain industry's past and future

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Marketwatch: Feb, 01

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 6.8325
high: 6.8875
low: 6.7808
close: 6.8028

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 14.9025
high: 15.0323
low: 14.8598
close: 14.969

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 8.2642
high: 8.4037
low: 8.2167
close: 8.374

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 6.8955
high: 7.0355
low: 6.8905
close: 7.0099