Feb 8, 2022

Best Practices to Navigate Confined Space Entry Permitting

All feed and grain handling facilities need to designate someone who is an expert in the latest safety requirements

Photo by CL Jones Consulting, LLC

Mar 17, 2021

Keep Employees Safe Around Grain Bins

With some planning, training and coordination, inherent risks around and in grain storage equipment can be reduced

Jan 1, 2021

Combustible Dust Incident Report Available

DustEx Research analyzes dust explosions from across the globe in 2020

Jul 28, 2020

Considerations for Operating During a Pandemic

From social distancing to PPE to temperature checks, grain and feed facilities set new policies to protect workers

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

Apr 2, 2019

Grain Dust Explosions Increase in 2018

One fatality, four injuries were attributed to last year’s explosions

Feb 14, 2018

A Safety Summary

The state of the industry, including what practices are helping keep everyone safe

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Marketwatch: Jan, 25

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high: 6.797
low: 6.7092
close: 6.7918

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

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high: 14.7037
low: 14.5071
close: 14.5179

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

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high: 8.0561
low: 7.8586
close: 7.9734

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 6.6828
high: 6.8426
low: 6.6803
close: 6.798