Oct 4, 2022

Top Grain Transportation Issues as Harvest Begins

Rail service concerns, tight barge supply problematic for grain shippers heading into harvest


Sep 27, 2022

Legislation Boosts Ag Export Promotion Programs

CREAATE Act would double export promotion funding, which has not changed since 2002


Sep 26, 2022

Illinois Soybean Association Signs MOU with Taiwan

Taiwan is 7th largest market for U.S. ag exports


Sep 23, 2022

AGP Port Expansion Receives $900,000 from Soybean Farmers

Expansion, redevelopment project will double amount of soybean meal exported from Washington terminal

Photo courtesy of the Soy Transportation Coalition

Sep 22, 2022

China to Cut Soybean Meal in Livestock Feed

Reduction is aimed at ensuring China's food security amid uncertain external supplies

Sep 19, 2022

Report: Russian Invasion Impacting Ukraine Grain Storage Capacity

Report notes intentional destruction of such facilities may constitute a war crime


Sep 15, 2022

U.S. Railroad Strike Averted with Tentative Deal

Proposed deal now goes to the unions to be voted on

Photo courtesy of BNSF

Sep 14, 2022

Railways to Stop Grain Shipments Ahead of Potential Shutdown

Norfolk Southern to halt unit trains of bulk commodities on Thursday

Brett Sayles | PEXELS

Sep 13, 2022

Grain Harvest Rail Strike Deadline Nears

NGFA: Economic damages across the food and agricultural supply chain would be swift and severe

Johannes Penio | PEXELS

Sep 12, 2022

Scoular Rebrands Freight Forwarding Business

Scoular Global Shipping was known as TSC Container Freight for over two decades

Image by Scoular

Sep 12, 2022

Low Carbon Fuels Seminar in Taiwan Highlights Ethanol

Seminar showed examples of ethanol use and its success in the United States

U.S. Grains Council

Sep 6, 2022

Nebraska Industrial Park Hunts for Soybean Crush Partner

Developer’s study shows that the area’s location and soybean production make this a low-risk opportunity.

Image by Julio César García from Pixabay

Sep 2, 2022

Will Record Canadian Grain Harvest Be Hindered by Rail Issues?

Last year, Canada's two major railways struggled to move its much smaller 2021 crop amid disruptions

Photo courtesy of CN Railway

Sep 2, 2022

Rail Carriers, 3 Labor Unions Reach Tentative Agreement

Nine other unions, representing approximately 130,000 workers, have yet to reach an agreement


Sep 1, 2022

Ukrainian Grain Silos Hit by Russian Attack

Several major grain terminals in the port of Mykolaiv had already come under attack this summer


Aug 31, 2022

USDA: FY 2023 Ag Exports Forecast Lower

Decrease is primarily driven by lower exports of cotton, beef and sorghum

Martin Damboldt | PEXELS

Aug 25, 2022

Ukraine Grain Exports Near Pre-War Levels

Ukraine is on track to export as much as 4 MMT of agricultural products in August


Aug 19, 2022

Emergency Board Recommends Pay Increases to Keep Grain Trains Moving

Recommendations can help resolve ongoing contract dispute between major freight railroads and unions


Aug 18, 2022

Columbia Grain CEO: Snake River Dams are Top Wheat Export Gateway

Jeff Van Pevenage urges keeping the lower Snake River dams to lessen strain on already broken supply chains


Aug 18, 2022

G3 Port Terminal Handles Record Grain Imports

Trois-Rivières, Québec facility is the only one on the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Seaway System able to unload grain from large Panamax ships

Photo courtesy of G3

Aug 9, 2022

First Ukraine Grain Cargo Refused by Buyer

Two more grain ships leave Ukraine, bringing total to 12 under new deal


Aug 8, 2022

10 Ukrainian Grain Ships Have Sailed Under Russian Deal

Around 243,000 tonnes of corn has been exported from Ukraine on seven ships so far

oqtave | BIGSTOCK

Aug 5, 2022

Three Grain Ships Leave Ukraine

Official: Could 'take months' for Ukrainian exports to reach prewar levels

oqtave | BIGSTOCK

Aug 3, 2022

POET Acquires Savannah Grain Transload Facility

Acquisition will include all equipment and real estate to operate the grain transload facility


Aug 3, 2022

How Much Food, Grain Does the U.S. Produce? [Infographic]

The U.S. is a leading exporter of corn, rice, pig meat, soybeans, wheat and chicken


Aug 3, 2022

Freight Shipping Act Aims to Improve Grain Rail Service

Supported by NGFA, the transportation bill was introduced in the House on Tuesday

Aug 1, 2022

Senate Passes Waterways Resources Development Act

Bill includes important provisions for modernizing the U.S. waterways infrastructure


Aug 1, 2022

Ukraine Grain Ship Leaves Odesa

Russian bombing kills Ukrainian grain industry CEO

File photo | PIXABAY

Aug 1, 2022

CN Grain Plan Prepares for Rebounding Crop

Railway is adding rolling stock and locomotives, investing in network capacity, and recruiting crew members

Photo courtesy ofCN

Jul 25, 2022

Ukraine Hopes to Ship Grain Despite Russian Attack

Ukraine says grain exports will suffer if strikes continue

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Marketwatch: Oct, 04

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 6.6051
high: 6.6399
low: 6.4884
close: 6.5873

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 13.162
high: 13.2623
low: 13.1144
close: 13.2414

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 9.6161
high: 9.6774
low: 9.4319
close: 9.4834

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 8.9118
high: 8.949
low: 8.3891
close: 8.4178