Dec 2, 2022

EPA proposal revamps biofuel strategy

Agency outlines Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program for 2023-25.

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Nov 30, 2022

'No contingency plans' for feed and grain if rail shuts down

Update: House votes to block rail strike, mandate paid sick leave.

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Nov 29, 2022

U.S. threatens legal action if Mexico bans GMO corn

Vilsack: Decree would cause huge economic losses and significantly impact bilateral trade.


Nov 21, 2022

Ag groups urge FDA to modernize feed ingredient claims policy

Currently inhibits timely market access to ingredients with environmental or production claims.

Nov 15, 2022

Midterm election’s impact on agriculture and feed industry

AFIA CEO Constance Cullman shares insights on Farm Bill, House Ag Committee changes and Inflation Reduction Act opportunities.


Nov 7, 2022

Minnesota fiber internet provider promises flat rate for life

Program is being offered in rural areas to connect farms, agribusinesses and people.


Nov 2, 2022

Doug's Feed Store loses grain warehouse license

Facility in Baxter, Iowa, is prohibited from storing grain after November 30, 2022.

Photo: Feed & Grain

Oct 7, 2022

Two Companies Sentenced in Ethanol Plant Fraud Scheme

Stolen funds used to pay expenses related to the operation a now-defunct ethanol facility


Oct 6, 2022

USDA to Provide $20M to Rebuild Grain Storage

Funds will aid producers who were impacted by tornadoes, derechos in last two years


Sep 30, 2022

Smithfield Foods to Pay $75M in Pork Price-Fixing Settlement

Several companies have faced lawsuits in Minneapolis and Chicago accusing them of inflating beef and chicken prices


Sep 28, 2022

Bill Proposed to Improve Rail Service for Grain Industry

Clarifies definition for judging whether a railroad is meeting its service obligation


Sep 27, 2022

Increased Fertilizer Production Targeted by USDA Grants

Grants will be used to support innovative and sustainable American fertilizer production to supply American producers


Sep 23, 2022

Rural High-Speed Internet Access Receives $502M from USDA

Funding will provide high-speed internet access to people, businesses in 20 states

Junior Teixeira | PEXELS

Sep 21, 2022

4 Climate-Smart Commodities Grain Projects to Watch

Recently announced funding for 70 Climate-Smart Commodities projects offers preview of how farmers will produce grains

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Sep 19, 2022

Climate-Smart Commodities Receive $2.8B from USDA

70 projects selected for first round of Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities funding opportunity

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Sep 15, 2022

Grain Theft Brings U.S. Sanctions on 5 Russian-Backed Officials

These individuals will be sanctioned for "supporting or enabling the theft of Ukraine's grain" on behalf of Russia


Sep 15, 2022

Land O Lakes’ Truterra Secures $90M USDA Grant

Pilot project funding leverages national cooperative network to scale Climate Smart Commodities

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Sep 13, 2022

USDA Lowers Corn, Soybean Yields in September WASDE

Soybean yield saw biggest, most unexpected change in September report


Sep 7, 2022

Robert Primus Gets NGFA's Support for Another Term

Consistent knowledgeable leadership on the STB is necessary to overcome grain rail issues

Aug 31, 2022

Hutterite Grain Co-Op Receives Religious License Exemption

South Dakota Hutterian cooperative won't have to comply with state requirement like other licensed grain buyers


Aug 30, 2022

FDA to Hear Comments on Certain Animal Feed Claims

Regulation of environmental and production claims could be updated to reflect new scientific evidence

Aug 23, 2022

Iowa Grain Dealer Has License Suspended

B & B Farm Store, Jesup, IA, cannot operate in Iowa until further order

Photo via Google Earth

Aug 22, 2022

Andersons Fined $1.7M for CAA Violations at 4 Ethanol Plants

Andersons Marathon’s failed to file timely, accurate annual EPCRA TRI Forms


Aug 22, 2022

Biofuels Benefit from Inflation Reduction Act

Law includes nearly $38 billion funding for agricultural conservation, credit, renewable energy and forestry

Engin Akyurt | PEXELS

Aug 10, 2022

Heat Illness and Fatality Prevention Act Advances

Act would see OSHA establish an enforceable federal standard to protect employees from heat illness and injuries

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

Jul 28, 2022

Biden Administration Announces $401M for Rural Internet Access

Money will help 31,000 rural residents and businesses in 11 states

Brett Sayles | PEXELS

Jul 19, 2022

POET Biorefining Fined by Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

Ethanol facility in Glenville, Minnesota, exceeds stormwater discharge limits, fails sampling requirements over three-year period


Jul 19, 2022

Increased Tariffs on Key Fertilizer Products Rejected by Trade Commission

Ruling is a big surprise to the fertilizer industry


Jul 18, 2022

Legislation Introduced for Single Food Safety Agency

Legislation would establish a single food safety agency, transferring authority out of FDA


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US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 6.5328
high: 6.55
low: 6.4408
close: 6.4673

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 14.2059
high: 14.2809
low: 14.1255
close: 14.1516

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 8.3708
high: 8.3933
low: 8.0459
close: 8.0561

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 6.9245
high: 6.947
low: 6.6307
close: 6.6779