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Sep 15, 2022

Common Grain Insects That Can Ruin Your Grain Harvest [INFOGRAPHIC]

Stored grain insect pests cause nutritional depletion, contaminate grain and create safety hazards

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Sep 12, 2022

Prioritize Investment in Employees’ Professional Development

Providing continuing education, training helps companies up their game

difisher | PIXABAY

Sep 6, 2022

Grain Handling Construction Projects Across the Nation

Soybean crush capacity to skyrocket; More export terminals coming online in 2023

IMAGE BY MINDY WITTE | ISTOCK | LYNNGRAE

Sep 5, 2022

3 Winter Maintenance Tips for Your Grain Elevator

Here are three items to check off your list during the cold, winter months to keep your grain operation safe and get it ready for spring

Aug 19, 2022

Global DDGS Demand: Potential for Growth

The USGC conducts multiple marketing efforts to boost DDGS recognition around the world

Photo by U.S. Grains Council

Aug 19, 2022

How To Create a Viable Grain Marketing Plan

Learn how seasoned grain merchants create fluid grain flow plans that identify and mitigate worse-case scenario harvest conditions should they aris

Mohamed Hassan | PIXABAY

Aug 8, 2022

Tips to Keep Employees Cool

Stay a step ahead of OSHA's new heat-related NEP and learn how your feed and grain facility can create a heat illness prevention program

NEW AFRICA | BIGSTOCK

Aug 8, 2022

Top Conveyor Maintenance Tips for Grain Processing Facilities

Daily checks and best practices will keep these machines moving material throughout your facility

Photo courtesy of GSI

Aug 2, 2022

Will Labor Shortage Impede Soybean Crush Plant Growth?

Now is time to promote agriculture’s role in sustainability to attract young job seekers

PIXABAY

Jun 1, 2022

Ardent Mills' Modern Flour Mill Offers Strategic Advantages

Port Redwing facility offers unmatched supply chain flexibility, leading-edge automation and quality control capabilities

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Jun 1, 2022

Finding the Best Mycotoxin Testing Kit for Your Grain Facility

Today’s test kits focus on data, speed and accuracy to detect mycotoxin contamination

Photo by Enivrologix

Jun 1, 2022

2021 U.S. Grain Production Facts [INFOGRAPHIC]

Grain production was at record levels in 2021; see what factors affected grain supply

Jun 1, 2022

How Magnets Reduce Metal Contamination in Grain Processing

The type and placement of magnetic separation equipment is integral to your facility’s success

Photo: Bunting Magnetics

Jun 1, 2022

How Smart Weighing and Ticketing Can Benefit Grain Receiving

This one investment can improve grain facility efficiency, liability and safety

Photo by Steven Kilger

Jun 1, 2022

4 Grain Market Indicators to Watch

Knowing your grain company is key to navigating the change between carry and inverted markets

ANNA NEKRASHEVICH | PEXELS

Jun 1, 2022

How Feed Mill Weighing Sensitivity Impacts Feed Formulations

When fractions of a pound count, ingredient weighing precision can change everything

Photo by Elise Schafer

Jun 1, 2022

More Choices for Meat on the Horizon

Diets will shift over the next decade to include a variety of protein sources

Michael Wave | PEXELS

Jun 1, 2022

U.S. Sorghum Global Demand Increases

Sorghum can be a partial substitute to corn in animal feed rations

SCHWOAZE | PIXABAY

Jun 1, 2022

Why Feed & Grain Managers Can Benefit from Body Doubling

This technique can boost the productivity of employees who work alone

EKATERINA BOLOVTSOVA | PEXELS

Apr 20, 2022

Grain Traders Need Hedging Discipline

As hedging is one of the constants of grain merchandising, here are some tried-and-true tips to make you successful

ROMSVETNIK | BIGSTOCK

Apr 6, 2022

Design Feed Mills with Efficiency at the Forefront

As energy costs rise, facility engineers incorporate sustainability from step one

Nelikdulatov | BigStock

Apr 6, 2022

Feed Industry Optimistic About 2022 Despite Challenges

The North American animal feed industry faces many headwinds, but experts think feed production will see strong demand this year

Mark Stebnicki | PEXELS

Apr 6, 2022

War Brings Wheat Worries

Effects of Russia’s war with Ukraine ripples across grain supply chain

Pixabay

Apr 6, 2022

China Diversifies Ag Imports, U.S. Gets Smaller Piece

China has become the largest importer of food and agricultural products globally

PIXABAY

Apr 6, 2022

How to Prepare Your Feed & Grain Facility for a Cyberattack

The time to start preparing your feed and grain facility for a data breach is now

TOPPERCUSSION | BIGSTOCK

Apr 6, 2022

USGC Continues to Enhance Mission

The first quarter of 2022 has been filled showcasing U.S. grains through education and programming

HENRIK A JONSSON | BIGSTOCK

Apr 6, 2022

Ag Shippers May Gain Leverage with Proposed Rail Rate Rules

Grain industry seeks rules that will level the playing field when doing business with railroads

PIXELSAWAY | BIGSTOCK

Apr 6, 2022

How to Deal with Conflict in the Workplace

Resolve employee disputes in a timely, professional manner to ensure your work environment is a positive, supportive one

ANDREYPOPOV | BIGSTOCK

Apr 1, 2022

What Are the Next Regulatory Avenues for Workplace Health?

The COVID-19 vaccine mandate for private business has been withdrawn, but new rules may soon arrive

Mar 1, 2022

Stress-Free Dome

To avoid losing more grain to weather, West Central Ag Services thought outside the pile

Photo: West Central Ag Services

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