Dec 6, 2022

Soybean processing plant moves to North Dakota after delays

Epitome Energy has selected Grand Forks for its $400M soybean crushing plant


Dec 6, 2022

NCGA names renewable fuels director

Julie Busse will serve as lead staff for the Ethanol Action Team (ETHAT).

Dec 5, 2022

U.S. soy exports earn record $40 billion

Soy export values are up 17% in volume but dip 4% year-on-year.


Dec 5, 2022

Which climatic factors will influence winter commodities?

Jim Roemer with Climatelligence says weather will be taking a much more critical role in grain markets.


Dec 2, 2022

JBS to acquire Midwest grain marketer, pork producer

JBS has served as the exclusive customer of TriOak Foods since 2017.

Photo courtesy of TriOak Foods

Dec 1, 2022

Report: 2022 corn harvest has higher test weight, protein content

U.S. Grains Council’s 2022/2023 report also shows lower total damage for this year's crop.

Photo courtesy of U.S. Grains Council

Nov 30, 2022

AGRIServices of Brunswick goes to paperless payments with producers

Farmers can access funds through Bushel Wallet instantly.

Photo courtesy of Bushel.

Nov 29, 2022

Cargill acquires Owensboro Grain Co.

Acquisition will help Cargill modernize and increase capacity across its North American oilseeds network.

Nov 28, 2022

Benson Hill to add soy extrusion facility in Iowa

$28 million expansion will include a 15,000-square-foot building and buying equipment.


Nov 21, 2022

Landus Conduit launches to streamline grain supply chain

Venture will extend the intellectual capital and capabilities of Landus into new markets and geographies.

Bruce Vernon will lead Landus Conduit. Photo courtesy of Landus.

Nov 21, 2022

Cargill names new president, CEO

Brian Sikes will assume the CEO role on January 1, 2023.

Photo courtesy of Cargill

Nov 18, 2022

Scoular opens Nebraska shuttle loading facility

New facility in Grainton, Nebraska, has the capability to receive producer grain at 45,000 bushels/hour rate.

Photo courtesy of Scoular.

Nov 18, 2022

Cenex, Coop Service grant to help local food insecurity

$25,000 will be given to Backus Community Café in International Falls, Minnesota, to serve neighbors in need.

Photo courtesy of CHS Inc.

Nov 17, 2022

The Andersons names Bill Krueger COO

Krueger will assume role December 1 and be responsible for all of the company's operating segments.

Photo courtesy of The Andersons

Nov 17, 2022

Garden City Co-op to build shuttle loader facility

Facility near Holcomb, Kansas, will bring additional marketing opportunities for grain customers.

Photo courtesy of Garden City Co-op, Inc.

Nov 17, 2022

USB targets soybean meal for innovation challenge

The U.S. is expected to increase soybean meal production, and new uses will be necessary to keep market value.

Photo courtesy of United Soybean Board (USB)

Nov 17, 2022

Canada turns to U.S. corn as barley prices climb

Pent-up demand causes barley prices to increase and cattle ranchers turn to U.S. corn as less costly substitute.


Nov 16, 2022

GROWMARK advances ag-related careers with new complex

Partnership with Heartland Community College will create more work-ready students

Photo courtesy of GROWMARK

Nov 16, 2022

Soybean grading factors under review by USDA

Color may be eliminated as a criteria for soy's quality


Nov 15, 2022

CHS names chief sustainability officer

Megan Rock becomes the company's first chief sustainability officer.

Megan Rock, chief sustainability officer and vice president, sustainability and innovation. Photo courtesy of CHS Inc.

Nov 14, 2022

3 grain facilities receive CP Elevator of the Year

Railway presents award to grain elevators that achieve high volumes efficiently and safely from a single loading point.

Elbow Lake Co-op Grain wins CP Elevator of the Year Award. Photo courtesy of Elbow Lake Co-op Grain

Nov 10, 2022

Mexico not buying U.S. yellow corn as GMO ban proceeds

Mexican president underscores country does not want genetically modified corn


Nov 9, 2022

WASDE: Record high corn yields in several states

2022/23 U.S. corn outlook is for higher production, larger feed and residual use and greater ending stocks.


Nov 9, 2022

Chief Agri adds Singleton to sales team

Shad Singleton is named U.S. and Canada sales manager for Kearney, Nebraska, company.

Shad Singleton, U.S. and Canada sales manager for Chief Agri

Nov 9, 2022

USDA: More corn, wheat acreage in 2023

Baseline Projections report expects producers to reduce soybean acres


Nov 9, 2022

ADM opens North America microbiology lab

The new lab in Decatur, Illinois, will test finished product before it's released to market.

Photo courtesy of ADM

Nov 7, 2022

China's October soybean imports slide to lowest in 8 years

The country's imports of soybeans fell 19% as buyers cut purchases.

Polina Tankilevitch | PEXELS

Nov 7, 2022

Cooperative Ventures invests in autonomous tractor startup

Sabanto products are designed to drive turn-key autonomy solutions for farmers, ag retailers.

Photo courtesy of Sabanto

Nov 4, 2022

POET donates $1M to fight pork processing plant

Wholestone Farms wants to build a $500M processing facility in Sioux Falls

Barbar Barbosa | PEXELS

Nov 4, 2022

Scoular names new food safety leadership

Steven Moore will lead food safety, quality, regulatory and innovation for the entire company, as well as the Petsource subsidiary

Photo courtesy of Scoular

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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

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

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