Mar 26, 2019

June/July 2019

Vertical Operation Relocates Aging Mill

cover photo by Elise Schafer

Jul 3, 2019

International Buyers Exhibit Strong Demand for U.S. GIAF

Exports totaled 55 million metric tons due to pricing, trade policies and market development

Photo: USGC

Jul 2, 2019

How to Build a Relationship with First Responders

Regular communications with your local fire department can make a life or death difference

Jun 28, 2019

Should I Lease or Should I Buy?

Break down the pros and cons of both options before any big purchase

Jun 18, 2019

How to Improve Bagging Automation Throughput

Water content in the compressed air supply can negatively impact the function of your bagging equipment, machine rate, repetition, and accuracy

May 30, 2019

Vertical Operation Relocates Aging Mill

Pilgrim’s Pride trades in its 50s-era feed mill in Nashville, AR, for a brand new 12,000 ton/week facility

Photo by Elise Schafer

May 30, 2019

Always Learning

Seeing feed production advancements through a different lens

From left: Monty Henderson, Leland Tollett, Mike McCluer, Elise Schafer, Bob Hendricks

May 30, 2019

Who Really Sells the Carry?

Awareness and discipline are needed to take advantage of the carry

May 30, 2019

African Swine Fever Worries

Continues spread throughout China, Southeast Asia

May 14, 2019

Navigating the Internet of Things

Upgrading a facility to gather more data is less complicated than it seems

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

Magazine

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