Oct 01, 2021

October/November 2021

The Heart of a Community

cover photo by Steven Kilger

Oct 1, 2021

Harrison Poultry Builds Opportunities with New Feed Mill

Company builds a path forward for itself and an opportunity for a struggling community

Steven Kilger

Oct 1, 2021

How to Develop the Next Generation for the Feed & Grain Market

Hands-on learning can help prepare young adults and blunt the effects of today's labor market

Photo: Todd & Sargent Inc.

Oct 1, 2021

Beyond Your Basic Mill

Flour facilities deliver food-safe product with the help of data and automated design

I-Control by Interstates offers plant floor control stations for receiving, loadout, hand add, mixer dump, and inventory transfers to accommodate each mill’s unique process.

Oct 1, 2021

Study Shows Soybean Meal Benefits Growing Pigs

Soy checkoff-funded animal health study confirms value of soybean meal as a primary protein source in swine diets

Oct 1, 2021

Cooperate or Compete: Why Not Both?

Allying with a rival may help both survive into the future

Oct 1, 2021

Grain and Feed Industries Adjust to OSHA Regulatory Changes

Agency revisits its COVID-19 strategy, recommends elements in a prevention program

Oct 1, 2021

The Power of Partnership

U.S. Grains Council works with industry to keep grain flowing to world markets

Oct 1, 2021

More Than Just Control System Equipment

Working with a control system provider can open possibilities you did not know existed

Photo: Comco

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

Bovizyme™ GA Enzyme

  • Enzyme solution that improves starch digestion efficiency for non-steam flaker feed yards
  • Improved feed efficiency through increased bodyweight gain and lower feed intake

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

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Marketwatch: Jan, 21

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 5.9607
high: 6.0092
low: 5.9282
close: 5.9756

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 13.5213
high: 13.861
low: 13.4988
close: 13.8203

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 7.7694
high: 7.8347
low: 7.6744
close: 7.7644

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.5197
high: 7.5858
low: 7.4322
close: 7.4955