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

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, 24

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 7.6392
high: 7.6717
low: 7.4091
close: 7.5057

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 15.6316
high: 15.7012
low: 15.358
close: 15.3952

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 9.7515
high: 9.834
low: 9.5628
close: 9.6281

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 9.0349
high: 9.0674
low: 8.7691
close: 8.7926