May 19, 2021

One Injured in Grain Elevator Explosion

Incident at Simplot Granary, Mountain Home, occurred Tuesday evening

May 18, 2021

Landus Location Will Be Ready for Fall Harvest

Jefferson, IA, facility experienced dust explosion last Friday

May 17, 2021

Two Explosions at Landus in Jefferson, IA

No injuries, but 'catastrophic' property damage reported after Friday's explosion

May 12, 2021

Grain Bin Fire at North Star Feeds

Incident occurred Tuesday afternoon at facility in Atchison, KS

May 11, 2021

Grain Bin Accident Sends Teen to Hospital

16-year-old's foot became entangled in sweep auger in Hornick, IA

May 10, 2021

Grain Bin Rescue at Poinsett Rice & Grain

Incident occurred Friday evening at facility in Marked Tree, AR

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May 10, 2021

Fire at CHS Ethanol in Steward, IL

Facility was in a scheduled shutdown when the fire occurred

May 10, 2021

'SILO' Donates Proceeds to Ag Safety Group

Film opened nationwide last Friday

May 7, 2021

ASF Vaccine Candidate Now Produced in Cell Line

Those involved in vaccine production will no longer have to rely on live pigs and their fresh cells for vaccine production

May 6, 2021

Grain Dryer Fire at Perdue Farms in Maryland

Grain bins were on fire, and smoke and flames could be seen at Parsonburg facility

May 5, 2021

Officials Table Decision on AltEn Plant Permit

AltEn asked commission to suspend, not revoke, permit in order for them to continue clean-up

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May 4, 2021

Fire Caught Early at Dakota Mill and Grain

Alert employee saw smoke and called fire department

Apr 29, 2021

"Silo" Opens Nationwide on May 7

Portions of the movie were filmed in Mason City, IA, and Sukup Mfg. Co. provided set design and production support

Apr 28, 2021

Fire at Greenwood, IN, Grain Elevator

Abandoned Farm Bureau Co-op grain elevator is a total loss after Tuesday's incident

Apr 28, 2021

Undergrads Win Award for Grain Bin Robot

Grain Weevil scurries across the top of the grain within a bin, smoothing out clumps to properly aerate and easily extract grain

Apr 22, 2021

Neighbors Concerned with Soybean Processor Emissions

Complaints cover dust, noise, slime and odor issues from Tri State Crush in Nappanee, IL

Apr 22, 2021

Man Rescued from Grain Elevator in Chilton, TX

Man was inside silo clearing up a blockage when he was buried up to his chest in corn Wednesday afternoon

Apr 22, 2021

Fire at North Dakota Mill and Elevator in Grand Forks

Mechanical failure causes $10,000 in damage

Apr 21, 2021

Grain Bin Death in North Dakota

Incident occurred on a farm near Medina, ND, Tuesday

Apr 19, 2021

Woman Dies in Grain Bin Accident

Barbara Smith, 76, was engulfed while offloading corn at her Indiana farm

Apr 19, 2021

AltEn Plant Received COVID Relief Money

Plant received money even as state regulators cited it for ongoing environmental violations

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Apr 16, 2021

CBH Group Declares Force Majeure After Cyclone

Geraldton and parts of Kwinana port zones impacted following damages from Cyclone Seroja on April 11

Apr 15, 2021

GEAPS Teams Up with Safety Made Simple

Partnership provides free safety courses for GEAPS members

Apr 12, 2021

Grain Bin Rescue at Minnesota Co-op

Crews extracted victim from Meadlowland's Farmers Coop in Walnut Grove

Apr 9, 2021

GEAPS Recognizes 2020 Safety Awards Winners

Facilities had to complete the year without reportable Incident

Apr 5, 2021

One Worker Injured from Dust Explosion at Port of Vancouver

An open hatch led to the explosion while the employee was cleaning a grain bin

Apr 5, 2021

Co-op Fire in Bradfordton, IL, Shuts Down Highway

The fire was contained to a wood-frame commercial building

Apr 2, 2021

Man Injured After Entrapment at Grain Elevator

Man was freed, taken to hospital early Thursday afternoon after incident at Scoular grain elevator just east of Salina, KS

Mar 31, 2021

OSHA Probes Fall Incident at Feed Mill Site

Near-fatal fall of an employee took place at Tyson Foods in Storm Lake, IA

Mar 30, 2021

Sukup Debuts Grain Bin Door with Safety Features

New door design enhances safety by making sure inner door panels are always closed when outside door is closed

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3-Rolls Assembly Upgrade

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Pneumatic Conveying System

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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