Jun 01, 2020

June/July 2020

Grain Quality: Protecting What's in the Bin

cover photo by Landmark Services Cooperative and Elise Schafer

Jun 1, 2021

Building Alternate Global Markets

Even when grain exports are booming, USGC continues seeking new and improved markets

Photo: USGC

Jul 4, 2020

Mountain Valley Transformation

CHS Mountain West relocates its downtown Kalispell, MT, grain loading facility to an industrial rail park

Photo: Warrior Mfg.

Jul 1, 2020

Protecting What's in the Bin

After a wet harvest last fall, mycotoxin testing can be your first line of defense against spoilage

Jun 5, 2020

Keeping Your Bagging Scale Operating at Peak Performance

Your bagging scale is your company’s profit center -- keep it running smoothly to increase your bottom line

May 28, 2020

Overcoming Adversity

The feed & grain industry's response to the coronavirus pandemic shows its true character

May 28, 2020

How to Judge Your Facility's Performance

Information to help guide decisions and prepare for strategic moves

May 28, 2020

The Importance of Free Trade Agreements

FTA partners continue to buy more than half of U.S. grains-in-all-forms exports

May 28, 2020

Startling Grain Entrapment Statistics Revealed

NGFA: Let’s work together to reverse this climbing trend

Photo: NGFA

May 28, 2020

Pet Food's Impact

First-of-its-kind study plumbs the depths of what goes into U.S. pet food

May 28, 2020

Seeing Beyond the Bin Walls

How automated bin board software can improve decisions

May 28, 2020

Fighting Antagonism in the Bunk & Transition

Trace mineral balance is key for ruminant animals

May 28, 2020

The World Beyond the Driveway

What grain merchandisers can learn from losing their tunnel vision

May 12, 2020

Tech Tools Help Connect You to Customers

Two new products work to bring grain operations and growers together digitally

Photo Provided by Bushel

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

C-LEVER EVA HE Controller

  • For bulk solids, accuracy is not impacted by different material densities, irregular material flows or extreme friction
  • All connections available (Ethernet, Profibus, CANbus, etc.) as standard equipment to easily connect/coordinate with existing systems

SORTEX H SpectraVision

  • Real-time tracking of sorting performance and emergency warnings with SORTEX Monitoring System
  • Newly designed in-house full-color cameras provide best color differentiation for subtlest of color defects

Feed Ordering Hub

  • Cloud-based hub designed to increase feed ordering and scheduling automation
  • Allows feed mills to make data-driven decisions and allocate resources better

24" Scalperators

  • Provides high capacity method for removing roughage, light fines and chaff in a single pass
  • Large material scalping and air density separation in one pass

Aqua MicroFeed System

  • Enables users to produce microfeed at 40% increased capacity
  • Optimized die can withstand higher pressure caused by smaller holes due to stronger construction, larger diameter and bigger open surface, and smart die base to create equal distribution of feed toward larger die

Metris Vibe

  • Wireless vibration and temperature sensor can monitor health status of mechanical equipment regardless of original manufacturer
  • Offers increased uptime, reduced maintenance, higher production reliability and improved safety

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Marketwatch: Jun, 25

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 7.4421
high: 7.6444
low: 7.4346
close: 7.542

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 15.4141
high: 15.6298
low: 15.3573
close: 15.5279

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 9.6294
high: 9.7673
low: 9.465
close: 9.4735

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 8.9846
high: 8.9946
low: 8.6368
close: 8.6608