Jun 16, 2020

U.S. Soy Shoes Donated to Frontline Workers

Soy checkoff commends footwear company’s pledge to donate 10,000 pairs of soy-based sandals to health care workers amid COVID-19

Jun 10, 2020

Agribusinesses Needed for COVID-19 Survey

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign wants to know what mental and physical health concerns and experiences have been during the pandemic

Jun 9, 2020

Australia Looks for New Barley Markets

Japan, Vietnam and Indonesia have potential for new sales

Jun 8, 2020

Guardian Energy Ramps Up Production Again

Minnesota's largest ethanol plant in Janesville, MN, among idled plants now reopened

Jun 8, 2020

Meatpacking Giants Face U.S. Antitrust Inquiry

Tyson Foods Inc., JBS SA, Cargill Inc. and National Beef Inc. control about 80% of the U.S. beef processing market

Jun 8, 2020

Outbreaks Climb at Meat Plants Despite Protections

Coronavirus cases have topped 20,400 infections across 216 plants in 33 states

Jun 4, 2020

Tyson Reports That 591 Employees Tested Positive for Covid-19 in Storm Lake, IA

All the employees worked at the same pork processing plant

Jun 2, 2020

COVID-19 Continues to Impact Producer Sentiment

Majority indicate economic assistance bill necessary

Photo: Purdue University-CME Group

Jun 2, 2020

AFIA's PISC Offers Online Webinar Series

Five-part webinar series will take place July 20-24

Jun 1, 2020

Durum, Pasta Industry Copes with Volatile Demand

CGI Executive: Food chain is stable

May 29, 2020

Aquaculture Decline Hits Soybean Demand

U.S. supplies about one-third of the soybeans used in aquaculture sector

May 27, 2020

Meat Plant Workers Still Getting Sick

There are now more than 11,000 coronavirus cases tied to Tyson Foods, Smithfield Foods and JBS

May 27, 2020

Coronavirus Cuts U.S. Corn Use

Pandemic impacts corn used for both feed and ethanol

File Photo

May 26, 2020

Plant-Based Proteins Catch on in Pandemic

Plant-based meat substitutes have jumped 35% in sales

Photo: Beyond Meat Burger/Pixabay

May 26, 2020

AGCO Launches COVID-19 Aid Program

Program donates $100,000 grant to World Food Program USA

Niger, Tahoua, Allakaye, Angoual Denia, 23 July 2019 (Photo: WFP/Simon Pierre Diouf)

May 26, 2020

Canada Grain Act Review Delayed by COVID-19

Government says it’s still committed to completing its review of legislation

May 26, 2020

Pandemic Frees Up Rail Cars to End Canada Grain Logjam

Number of ships waiting for grain in Vancouver has tumbled 43% from a peak in March

May 22, 2020

European Barley Used for Beer Becomes Pig Food

Stockpiles in the European Union, the largest grower of barley, will jump 14% to 6.6M tons next season

May 21, 2020

USGC CEO Details Grain Market Movements During COVID-19

Movement of grain has continued, mostly unhindered, throughout global spread of the coronavirus

File Photo

May 21, 2020

GEAPS Offers Summer Learning Series

GEAPS has booked a series of speakers to address grain quality, regulations and safety topics

May 21, 2020

Cargill Donates $500K to FFA Chapters

Contribution is part of company's $35M commitment to COVID-19 relief and recovery efforts

May 21, 2020

Will COVID-19 Bring About Workplace Litigation?

Lawyer during NGFA webinar believes a tidal wave is coming

May 20, 2020

Animal Ag Alliance Holds Virtual Summit

Alliance makes $1,000 contribution to Feeding America on behalf of speakers

May 19, 2020

USDA Announces Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

CFAP provides financial assistance to producers who have suffered 5%-or-greater price decline due to COVID-19

May 19, 2020

How to Create a COVID-19 Exposure Control & Response Plan

As states open up, is your grain or feed facility ready?

May 18, 2020

Wheat Extends Losses as Bumper Global Stocks Push Prices

Corn and soybean prices both trading higher

May 18, 2020

Farmers Euthanize Pigs as Meat Plants Remain Closed

Pork Council: '10 million hogs with nowhere to go'

May 18, 2020

Ethanol Industry Says Its Inching Back from Collapse

As stay-at-home orders ease, fuel demand inches higher

May 17, 2020

China Urges Food Companies to Boost Supplies

China looks to build reserves; fears further COVID-19 disruption

May 17, 2020

Norfolk Southern Adapts to COVID-19 Challenges

CEO: Economic downturn triggered by COVID-19 will impact railroad’s business

Photo: Norfolk Southern

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Marketwatch: May, 28

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 7.6273
high: 7.741
low: 7.6223
close: 7.7113

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 16.9414
high: 17.1044
low: 16.9237
close: 16.9795

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 11.718
high: 11.9549
low: 11.658
close: 11.7977

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 10.8628
high: 11.0906
low: 10.8128
close: 10.9646