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Feb 22, 2022

Aquaculture Innovation Helps Philippines Advance Food Security

Technology allows aqua farmers to use same amount of water to produce more fish

Pexels | Kelian Pfleger

Feb 22, 2022

Feed Mill Conference to Highlight Technology

USPOULTRY’s 2022 Feed Mill Management Seminar will be held in Nashville next month

Feb 21, 2022

Two Rescued After Falling in Centerra Grain Elevator

Incident occurred at Centerra facility in Grafton, OH, Friday morning

Feb 21, 2022

Four Rescued After Grain Bin Rupture in Iowa

Incident occurred in Mount Vernon on Friday morning

Feb 21, 2022

Russian Wheat Prices Decline as Ukraine Crisis Looms

Both countries supply their grain to other countries mainly via the Black Sea

Feb 21, 2022

Study: Ethanol Can Achieve Net-Zero Carbon Emissions

Renewable Fuels Association says ethanol industry is already halfway down the road to net-zero emissions by 2050

Feb 18, 2022

GROWMARK Promotes Pollinators with Youth Garden Program

Program is being offered nationwide for the first time

Feb 18, 2022

Winter Weather Snarls Grain Barge Traffic

Weather and logistics both show signs of improving

Feb 18, 2022

LDC Reports Fire at Largest Soy Processing Plant

Soybean deliveries were suspended at the plant in Claypool, IN

Feb 18, 2022

Lawmakers Urge U.S. Justice Department to Oppose Sanderson Deal

Cargill and Continental Grain Co. announced in August they would buy Sanderson Farms and combine it with Continental's Wayne in a deal worth $4.53 billion

Feb 17, 2022

Man Rescued from Grain Bin in North Carolina

Man was loading a truck for transporting grain when the machine got stuck

Feb 17, 2022

Ag Groups Want Research for Hemp as Animal-Feed Ingredient

Interest in the use of hemp in commercial animal feed has accelerated since the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill

Feb 17, 2022

Trucker Backs Over, Kills Fellow Employee at Minnesota Grain Co-op

Incident occurred last month at Sunrise Ag in Buckman, MN

Feb 17, 2022

Landus, Heartland Co-op Plan to Trade Facilities

Companies say collaborative decision to swap locations will improve investment and utilization of assets

Feb 17, 2022

Cargill Plans $48 Million Expansion at Iowa Corn Mill

Project will expand value-added corn production for the company’s food ingredient market

Feb 16, 2022

Indo-Pacific Strategy to Counter China's Influence

Biden's Indo-Pacific Strategy vows to modernize alliances, strengthen emerging partnerships and invest in regional organizations

Feb 16, 2022

Benson Hill Launches Non-GMO Soy Protein Ingredient

Proprietary soybeans allow for reduced processing steps, increasing sustainability

Feb 16, 2022

NGFA Announces Speaker Lineup for Convention

Annual convention will take place March 13-15 in Charleston, SC

Feb 16, 2022

The Andersons Sets Earnings Record in Fourth Quarter

Both the company and plant nutrient business saw record growth

Feb 15, 2022

Kerry Acquires Enzyme Biotechnology Companies

Enzymes increasingly play a vital role as biocatalysts that deliver many benefits

Feb 15, 2022

Bühler Strengthens Innovations, Increases Orders in 2021

Company says balance sheet is stronger than before the coronavirus crisis

(From left to right) Bühler Group's Executive Board includes Dr. Holger Feldhege, Dr. Mark Macus, Irene Mark-Eisenring, Stefan Scheiber, Samuel Schär, Johannes Wick, Dr. Ian Roberts, Germar Wacker

Feb 15, 2022

Grain Dust Explosion Incidents Decreased in 2021

Despite decrease in explosions, one fatality and five injuries were reported

Feb 15, 2022

SDSP Plans Oilseed Facility in South Dakota

Multi-seed processing plant is in response to rising demand for vegetable oil

Feb 15, 2022

Lower Quality Asian Wheat Supplies to Fill Corn Shortage

South American drought has left gap in Asia's animal feed market

Feb 14, 2022

2022 IPPE Deemed 'Highly Productive'

IPPE exceeded attendee and exhibitor expectations, say show organizers

Feb 14, 2022

Global Shipping, Trade Policy and Relations Focus of USGC Meeting

Attendees plan global trade strategy for the coming year this week in Greenville, SC

Feb 14, 2022

Grain Bin Engulfment Leaves One Dead in Wheatley, AR

Two men were working inside the grain bin filled with soybeans when the engulfment happened

Feb 14, 2022

U.S. Agricultural Exports Shatter Records in 2021

China remains top export destination, with a record $33 billion in purchases, up 25%

Feb 14, 2022

Clems E. Blum Resigns from Bühler Group Board

Blum had been a member of the board of directors and member of the audit committee since 2015

Feb 11, 2022

Today’s Labor Shortage Will Shape Feed Mill Technology of Tomorrow

Panel discussion during Feed Strategy Conference asks the question -- will automation lead to the elimination of labor?

(L-R) Aidan Connally with AgriTech, Peter Ensch with WEM Automation, Loren Field with Younglove Construction, Scott Anderson with CPM, and Elise Schafer with Feed & Grain

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

FSU101 Bag Sealer

  • Seals up to 25 bags/minute depending on size, weight and type of high barrier material
  • Resistance-type heat seal bars with dual temperature controls

I/O Interface

  • Interface forms a smart and universal actuator
  • Offers endless modifications to give full control of exact functionalities

Reconditioned Mixers

  • Comparable to new equipment when properly restored to as-new working condition by ROSS OEM team
  • Comes with the same standard warranty as new ROSS Mixer

Model SBR Conveyor Belt Cleaner

  • Smaller version of its brush-style conveyor belt cleaner
  • Designed to remove fines and carry-back material from conveyor belt

Mid-Roof Walkarounds

  • Permanently installed walkways
  • 360-degree access to grain bin roofs and mounted components

FSU50

  • Seals 2 to 5 bags/minute depending on operator dexterity as well as size, weight and type of high barrier material
  • Foot pedal or proximity switch activation

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Marketwatch: May, 21

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 7.6763
high: 7.7267
low: 7.6613
close: 7.6955

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 16.601
high: 16.7876
low: 16.596
close: 16.7347

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 12.213
high: 12.3255
low: 11.9455
close: 11.9611

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 11.2661
high: 11.3836
low: 11.0864
close: 11.0916