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Mar 9, 2022

Sukup Adds Two to Team

Company names members to its marketing, communications team

Mar 9, 2022

Grain Groups Ask Biden to Ease Supply Chain Strains

NGFA, TFI want to work with Canada to avert a major railway labor strike, rescind vaccine mandate

Mar 9, 2022

GEAPS Announces Stand Up 4 Grain Safety Week

Intensive week of safety topics will run April 4-8

Mar 9, 2022

Biomar Ceases All Activities with Russia

CEO: 'We needed to draw a line in the sand'

The trade ban has been approved by the board, and the company will start the process of closing all activities from today, evaluating commitments and goods in transit in the supply chain case by case. Photo source: Biomar

Mar 8, 2022

Casselton Soybean Crushing Plant Receives Tax Break

$400 million plant is a joint venture between CGB and Minnesota Soybean Processors

Mar 8, 2022

Knobelsdorff Named Top-Performing Construction Company

This is the third year the company has earned this award from Associated Builders and Contractors

Mar 8, 2022

Key Ag Commodities Receive Ukraine Export Licenses

Ukraine has suspended exports of several agricultural commodities in the face of Russia's invasion

Mar 8, 2022

China: Winter Wheat 'Worst in History'

Heavy rainfall last year delayed planting of about one-third of the normal wheat acreage

Mar 8, 2022

India's Wheat Exports Increase from Russia-Ukraine Crisis

Country is on track to export a record 7 million tonnes this year

Mar 8, 2022

Scoular CEO Awards $30K in Scholarships

Dependents of hourly employees are eligible to receive up to $5,000 through new program

Mar 8, 2022

USGC Vice President and COO to Leave

Kimberly Atkins leaves the organization with a long list of achievements

Mar 7, 2022

Ukrainian Railways Ready to Export Grain by Train

Rail operator said it can deliver 150 grain carriages per day with up to 70 tonnes of grain loaded on each carriage

Mar 7, 2022

Port of Oakland Signals Export Cargo Push

Port opens 'pop up' container yard to improve the flow of agriculture exports

Photo source: Port of Oakland

Mar 7, 2022

AGT Plans Oat Milling Expansion in Saskatchewan

Facility will be fully operational for production, distribution of products by the end of 2022

Mar 7, 2022

Man Trapped by Grain Auger Rescued in Illinois

Patient was transported via helicopter to the hospital

Mar 7, 2022

Grain Silo Fire Halts Operations at France's Rouen Port

Mechanical incident on a conveyor located outside the installation led to the start of a fire

Mar 7, 2022

Bayer Makes Leadership Changes to Crop Science Division

Kelly Gast appointed as CFO; Frank Terhorst to lead new combined team

Mar 4, 2022

NGFA Spotlights Transportation for Annual Convention

Gathering will be held March 13-15 in Charleston, SC

Mar 4, 2022

Canadian Rail Strike Threatens Fertilizer Supply

Potential work stoppage comes amid concerns of shortfalls in supplies after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Photo: Canadian Pacific Railway

Mar 4, 2022

DOT Cites Actions to Strengthen Supply Chains

Report lays out concrete steps to take to improve supply chains, create jobs, and lower costs

Mar 4, 2022

Worried About Supplies, China Buys U.S. Corn, Soybeans

Following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and weaker-than-expected supply from Brazil, country snaps up U.S. grain

Mar 4, 2022

China Returns to Top Export Spot for U.S. Sorghum

Trade tensions in 2018 caused U.S. sorghum exports to China to plummet to near zero

Mar 4, 2022

Continental Resources Invests in Midwest Carbon Express

Project has commitments from 31 partner ethanol facilities to deliver more than 8 million metric tons yearly

Mar 3, 2022

Ukraine War Swings U.S. Wheat Prices High and Low

Traders try to determine how long Russia's invasion will keep grain shipped from Black Sea region from global buyers

Mar 3, 2022

Research Compares U.S. and Ukrainian Corn Exports Logistics

For most of 2015-19, Ukraine was the dominant supplier of corn to China

Mar 3, 2022

Grain Markets Set for 'Supply Shock of a Lifetime'

Economist says tens of millions of acres of grain production are at stake after Russian invasion of Ukraine

Mar 3, 2022

Report: U.S. Realigns China Trade Policy

Biden Administration is clear-eyed about China’s doubling down on harmful trade and economic abuses

Mar 3, 2022

Brock Introduces Mid-Roof Walkarounds for EVEREST Bins

Feature gives workers 360-degree access to grain bin roofs and mounted components

Photo: Brock Grain Systems

Mar 3, 2022

Non-GM Chickpeas Offer 75% More Protein

NuCicer’s proprietary chickpeas cut the cost of production for chickpea protein nearly in half

Mar 2, 2022

Grain Silo Suffers Structural Failure at Landus in Iowa

No one was injured at Yetter facility when a portion of the concrete bin fell early Tuesday morning

Pixabay | File Photo

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Marketwatch: Jun, 25

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 7.4421
high: 7.6444
low: 7.4346
close: 7.542

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 15.4141
high: 15.6298
low: 15.3573
close: 15.5279

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 9.6294
high: 9.7673
low: 9.465
close: 9.4735

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 8.9846
high: 8.9946
low: 8.6368
close: 8.6608