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Jan 26, 2023

2023 IPPE deemed a success with 28,000 attendees

This year, IPPE has approximately 533,000 square feet of exhibit space and 1,180-plus exhibitors.

Photo courtesy of IPPE

Jan 26, 2023

MARS names Kathy Bathurst president

Bathurst was named along with other officers at the association’s winter meeting.

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Jan 26, 2023

BASF, Agriculture Future of America and Murray State University start scholarship

The Rocky Napier Scholarship is named in honor of former BASF employee

Jan 26, 2023

Feed education program reaffirms formaldehyde need

In the event of an ASF outbreak, formaldehyde could decontaminate feed manufacturing equipment.

AFIA’s Gary Huddleston provides AFIA Feed Education Program attendees with an overview of upcoming changes at OSHA. Photo: IPPE

Jan 25, 2023

HPAI outbreak worse the second time around

Increased feed mill biosecurity measures required to prevent the spread of infectious poultry disease.

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Jan 25, 2023

What feed mill equipment is eating your energy?

Feed industry consultant Wayne Cooper explores ways feed mills can “cut kilowatts” through evaluation of pellet mills and other processes.

Photo: Lisa Cleaver

Jan 25, 2023

GROWMARK acquires Allied Seed

Allied Seed produces, distributes high-quality forage, turf and cover crop seeds.

Jan 25, 2023

Kent Nutrition Group's Marshall Plant wins top industry award

Marshall, Missouri, facility is awarded 2022 Commercial Dry Feed Facility of the Year.

Photo: Lisa Cleaver

Jan 25, 2023

Animal welfare, food safety focus of Latin American Poultry Summit

Avian flu situation analyzed as it continues to impact North America

Dr. Claudia Osorio, veterinary services with Elanco Animal Health, speaking at the la Cumbre Avícola Latinoamericana at the 2023 IPPE. Photo courtesy of IPPE

Jan 24, 2023

Walinga unveils EVolution electric feed trailer

By replacing hydraulics with electricity, concerns about environment, controllability and efficiency are addressed.

Jan 24, 2023

Bushel launches education series and conference

“Bushel Buddy Seat” in-person conference will be hosted on June 7 in Fargo, North Dakota.

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Jan 24, 2023

How animal agriculture can realize sustainability

Under-Secretary Robert Bonnie notes USDA efforts to bring about sustainable change to animal ag.

Photo: Lisa Cleaver

Jan 24, 2023

Can the feed industry reach net zero by 2050?

A panel discussion looks at feed’s role in animal ag’s path to net-zero carbon emissions.

Photo: Steven Kilger

Jan 24, 2023

AFIA highlights feed industry programs at IPPE 2023 [Video]

New products, education programs and sustainability top AFIA's programming at IPPE 2023.

Jan 24, 2023

Cargill completes acquisition of Owensboro Grain

Addition of Kentucky soy processor will help increase Cargill's capacity across its North American oilseeds network.

Photo courtesy of Cargill

Jan 24, 2023

U.S. trade policy implications for 2023 [Video]

A new U.S. Congress means the international trade of animal feed and feed ingredients faces new challenges and opportunities.

Jan 23, 2023

2023 IPPE silent auction to benefit food bank

Mobile bidding platform allows bidders to participate from anywhere in the world using their smartphones.

Jan 23, 2023

EMC scholarship fund raises $2,400 at Feed & Grain Reception

Doubling the proceeds of 2022's reception -- held annually the night before International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) begins

Courtesy Jeff Miller

Jan 20, 2023

New CHS grain shuttle facility expands access to PNW

Construction will begin this spring on the 1.1-million-bushel grain facility in South Dakota.

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Jan 20, 2023

USDA strengthens organic rules

Update shores up oversight and enforcement of the production, handling and sale of organic products.

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Jan 19, 2023

DDGS trial in Mexico highlights nutrition to ranchers

U.S. Grains Council shared research with ranchers who were not aware of DDGS's nutritional components in animal feed.

The U.S. Grains Council recently sponsored a distiller's dried grains with solubles (DDGS) feeding trial for buffalo in Veracruz, Mexico. Photo courtesy of U.S. Grains Council

Jan 19, 2023

Easy Automation acquires GSI micro ingredient system

Acquisition will expand the company’s industrial feed mill equipment line.

Micro Loss-in-Weight system. Photo courtesy of Easy Automation Inc.

Jan 19, 2023

Cargill expands distribution with Blendtek

New partnership strengthens Cargill’s distribution network across Canada.

Photo courtesy of Blendtek Ingredients

Jan 18, 2023

Second man charged in Minnesota organic grain fraud scheme

James Clayton Wolf and Adam Clifford Olson are accused of wire fraud and conspiracy.

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Jan 18, 2023

Argentina cuts soybean, corn harvest forecast

Dry weather threatens Argentine output

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Jan 17, 2023

Mexico adds temporary 50% tariff on white corn exports

Levy will be in place until June 30 to guarantee supply and price stability.

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Jan 16, 2023

Grain deliveries resume at Foster Farms

After STB orders Union Pacific to step up shipments, the railroad has completed at least six grain deliveries.

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Jan 16, 2023

Alltech acquires Ideagro

Acquisition will accelerate soil and crop research, enhancing biological and microorganism solutions for crop production globally.

Alltech Crop Science has acquired Ideagro, based in Murcia, Spain. Photo courtesy of Alltech.

Jan 16, 2023

US: Ukraine grain shipments deliberately delayed by Russia

U.S. Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield says some ships have been waiting over a month, delaying grain to developing countries.

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Jan 16, 2023

Bonnie named keynote speaker for Animal Agriculture Sustainability Summit

USDA Under Secretary of Farm Production and Conservation will highlight Climate-Smart Commodities program.

Photo courtesy of the United States Department of Agriculture.

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