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Aug 1, 2022

U.S. Wheat Associates Names Director of Programs

Catherine Miller will lead program support for coordinating trade teams, short courses and board teams

Jul 29, 2022

General Mills Invests $2.3M in Regenerative Agriculture

Partnership with ALUS will support farmers in Manitoba and Saskatchewan

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Jul 29, 2022

BASF Names Head of Public Affairs Agricultural Solutions North America

Sarah Brown will join Global Public Affairs Function as Head of Public Affairs Agricultural Solutions North America

Photo courtesy of BASF

Jul 29, 2022

Summit Sustainable Ingredients Rebrands to Amber Wave

Company is developing a large-scale ingredients production facility in Phillipsburg, KS, that will be the largest of its kind in North America

Jul 28, 2022

Biden Administration Announces $401M for Rural Internet Access

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

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Jul 28, 2022

Indiana Farmer Elected USGC Chairman

Josh Miller is chosen during 62nd Annual Board of Delegates Meeting in Sacramento, CA

Photo: USGC

Jul 28, 2022

Bunge Earnings Miss; Full-Year Profit Raised

Company posted a 15% jump in second-quarter 2022 adjusted profit on Wednesday

Photo courtesy of Bunge

Jul 28, 2022

ANDRITZ Feed & Biofuel Names Baumann Vice President

Marco Baumann will lead the company's Business Unit Capital

Jul 27, 2022

Columbia Grain Restructures U.S.-Based Grain, Pulse Businesses

Company acquires eight grain facilities from Gavilon, increases ownership in export terminal joint venture

CGI silo in New Rockford, ND. Courtesy of Columbia Grain International

Jul 27, 2022

USDA Crop Report: Corn, Soybean Conditions Decline

Heat and a lack of moisture in much of the country took a toll on U.S. crop conditions

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Jul 27, 2022

Study: Nebraska's Ethanol Industry Continues to Expand

University of Nebraska-Lincoln report shows economic impact in the state is over $4.5B

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Jul 27, 2022

BinSentry Announces New CEO

Ben Allen, previously with Indigo Ag, joins the company as its new CEO

Photo courtesy of BinSentry

Jul 27, 2022

USGC Meeting Focuses on Farm Bill, Global Trade Success

Attendees heard from selected directors and managers who shared USGC success stories from around the globe

Photo: U.S. Grains Council

Jul 27, 2022

Cattle Inventory Contraction Continues

Numbers show producer disinterest in expanding breeding herds

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Jul 26, 2022

ADM Profit Surges 74% as Grain Supplies Stay Tight

Company expects strong profits with strong global demand for the rest of 2022

Photo courtesy of ADM

Jul 26, 2022

Cutting-Edge Flour Mill Opens in Aqaba, Jordan

Bühler and Jordanian Al-Hazaa Investment Group celebrated the opening of the Red Sea Flour on July 4

Photo: Bühler

Jul 26, 2022

Scoular Donates $500K to Construct Nation's Largest Research Dairy

Construction of the research dairy at the University of Idaho is slated to be completed in 2023

Scoular employees joined in the groundbreaking for the University of Idaho research dairy. Photo courtesy of Scoular

Jul 25, 2022

Ukraine Hopes to Ship Grain Despite Russian Attack

Ukraine says grain exports will suffer if strikes continue

Jul 25, 2022

Furst-McNess Acquires Central States Enterprises

Central States Enterprises has provided bagged feed and ingredients throughout the Southeast

Feed & Grain staff

Jul 25, 2022

Vietnam Feed Formulation Training Focuses on Animal Husbandry

USGC workshop helped participants understand the dynamics of feed formulation, feed quality control and nutrition requirements

The U.S. Grains Council's (USGC's) Southeast Asia and Oceania office recently partnered with the Animal Husbandry Association of Can Tho. Photo courtesy of USGC

Jul 25, 2022

GEAPS Announces New Leadership

Chris Blair to serve as board president; Barbara Grove is board chair

Jul 24, 2022

Ukraine, Russia Sign U.N.-Backed Deal to Reopen Grain Exports

Russian missiles strike Odesa port one day after grain export deal

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Jul 22, 2022

Cargill, Continental Grain Complete Acquisition of Sanderson Farms

New business, named Wayne-Sanderson Farms, will be headquartered in Oakwood, GA

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Jul 22, 2022

Fire at Caledonia Farmers Elevator in Michigan

Fire was contained to a large electric motor and grain dust in the basement of the facility

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Jul 22, 2022

Brock Grain Systems/CTB Announce Employee Promotions

Five employees receive new responsibilities

Jul 21, 2022

Biden Blocks Rail Strike, Appoints Emergency Board

If unions and railroads don't negotiate a new deal, rail service could be disrupted during fall harvest

Brett Sayles | PEXELS

Jul 21, 2022

Arva Flour Mills Acquires Cereal Brand from Smucker Foods

Company is in the process of acquiring a hammermill to crack the wheat, rye and flax ingredients

Jul 20, 2022

New Swine Feed Mill Proposed in Pennsylvania

Country View Family Farms plans multimillion dollar swine feed facility

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Jul 20, 2022

AFBF: U.S. Pig Herd Contraction Continues

Inventory has been declining since its peak in 2020

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Jul 20, 2022

New 'Wonder Weed' Can Produce Animal Feed, Biodiesel

'Wonder weed' has potential to produce billions of gallons of biofuels

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