Nov 28, 2022

Ag groups urge Congress to take 'immediate steps' to block rail strike

NGFA: Disruption of rail service would immediately impact food and agriculture and broader supply chains

Johannes Penio | PEXELS

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 23, 2022

Scoular’s sustainability story highlighted in annual report

The company has made progress on its five sustainability pillars.


Nov 22, 2022

Grain producers switch from river to rail, but threat of strike looms

Four railroad unions have rejected the tentative agreement and sent it back to bargaining table.


Nov 22, 2022

Landus, AMVC feed mill progresses in Hamlin, Iowa

AMVC will own and operate the feed mill, which will produce up to 400,000 tons/year of swine feed.

Photo courtesy of Landus.

Nov 22, 2022

Feed equipment industry focuses on sustainability

Annual Equipment Manufacturers Conference emphasizes sustainability is not going away

Photo courtesy of American Feed Industry Association (AFIA)

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 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 21, 2022

GEAPS Exchange 2023 opens registration

See, learn and explore Kansas City February 25-28.


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

Black Sea grain export deal extended

UN-brokered deal has been extended for four months.


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

Grain elevator fire at CHS in North Dakota

Fire destroyed portions of CHS grain elevator in Edgeley.


Nov 16, 2022

Soybean grading factors under review by USDA

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


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 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

Women in Agribusiness MeetUps return to in-person

Networking nights are coming to Minneapolis and Denver before the year's end.


Nov 14, 2022

Employee dies at rice milling facility in Arkansas

Stan House, 64, lost his footing on a piece of equipment and fell.


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 14, 2022

Agricommodity companies make sustainability pledge

Roadmap is designed to reduce emissions from land use change in the palm oil, soy and cattle sectors.

Nov 11, 2022

Research to focus on climate-friendly grains for poultry feed

USDA grant supports study of greenhouse gases related to poultry feed grain production.

Chickens feeding in a Tyson Foods poultry research house dedicated to animal health and wellbeing. (UA System Division of Agriculture photo by Fred Miller)

Nov 11, 2022

Agtegra Cooperative invests in PNW export grain terminal

Agtegra joins Bunge and Pan Ocean America as partners in EGT, LLC.

Nov 11, 2022

Mississippi River grain barge rates fall sharply

The rate to ship grain is still 145% higher than the same week last year.


Nov 10, 2022

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

Mexican president underscores country does not want genetically modified corn


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