Oct 1, 2021

The Power of Partnership

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

Aug 1, 2021

Despite COVID, Promotion Efforts Continue in the Middle East

Digital training has allowed the USGC to continue its mission to promote U.S. grains

Jun 1, 2021

Building Alternate Global Markets

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

Photo: USGC

Mar 29, 2021

China: Sales Hot Spot

Despite remaining hurdles, big buys from China cause large increase in overall corn exports

Feb 12, 2021

Corn Harvest Quality Report

USGC 2020/2021 report shows higher average test weight, lower moisture and damage

Jan 1, 2021

Trade Partners Grab Lion's Share of U.S. GIAF Exports

Partners imported 2.10 billion bushels of grains in all forms

Sep 22, 2020

The Benefits of USGC Partnerships in Morocco

COPAG Cooperative has continued to do business with the United States long after original contact

Jul 28, 2020

A Look Back at USMCA's Development

And a look forward to continued market growth

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

Mar 31, 2020

Export Threats from Missing, Inconsistent Maximum Residue Levels

Changing international standards and slow approval limit export opportunities

Feb 4, 2020

Celebrating Continued Success in the Japanese Market

A nearly 50-year relationship bears fruit with trade deal

Dec 19, 2019

DDGS Trials Expand Sales in Southeastern Mexico

Opportunity for the further development in the U.S.’s second-largest DDGS importer

Sep 30, 2019

Vietnamese Market Continues Demand Growth Despite ASF Challenges

Shows no sign of slowing with a vibrant economy, diversified marketplace

Aug 12, 2019

USGC's Trade Teams in Action

Teams work daily to educate, connect and empower international customers

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

Apr 2, 2019

24 Hours with USGC Staff

Relationships, planning and market access dominate days activities

Feb 19, 2019

Market Development for U.S. Grains: Global & Local

Two annual reports help convey the quality of U.S. grain to the world

Feb 4, 2019

U.S. Exports of Feed Grains in All Forms Set Record

A positive surprise after a year of trade tensions

Sep 18, 2018

Building Export Markets in the Middle East and North Africa

Complex and vast geographic area has potential for considerable long-term growth

Jul 25, 2018

USGC Canvasses the Country to Increase Trade

Every year the U.S. Grains Council shows delegates from across the globe U.S. agriculture first hand

May 31, 2018

Global Network Drives Grain Export Success

U.S. Grains Council’s worldwide staff is able to quickly respond to new opportunities

Apr 12, 2018

Diverse DDGS Markets Stay Steady in New Marketing Year

Diversification of buyers and increased purchases by longtime trading partners supports expansion

Feb 21, 2018

Building the Tanzanian Poultry Industry

Helping subsistence farmers expand into commercial operations

Jan 10, 2018

2016/2017 Sets New Record For U.S. Exports of Feed Grains in All Forms

Engaging with markets around the world builds demand that supports U.S. farmers and agribusiness.

Oct 23, 2017

Everyone Must Become Farm Policy Experts

Time for those who have benefited from free trade to stand up for it.

The U.S. Grains Council connects end-users like these Mexican craft brewers directly with the U.S. farmers who grow their ingredients. PHOTO BY: U.S. GRAINS COUNCIL

Aug 3, 2017

The Case for Trade

The positive effects of grain exports benefit real estate, oil and natural gas, banking and financial industries and more

Apr 25, 2017

USGC Helps Position Sorghum To Meet Increasing and Opportunistic Global Demand

Promoting U.S. sorghum as a unique fit in challenging markets

Apr 13, 2017

Feed Grains in All Forms Soar

New calculation tells what portion of U.S. production is really serving global customers

Feb 7, 2017

Record Crops and New Debates About Trade Set Tone for Successful Export Exchange 2016

USGC’s long-term presence in Asian markets helps ensure ongoing demand for U.S. grains.

PHOTO COURTESY OF THE U.S. GRAINS COUNCIL

Aug 29, 2016

Focus on Colombia: A Growing Market with Bullish Potential

A lesson in why trade policy matters

Courtesy of the USGC

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