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Oct 22, 2021

Illinois Co-op Faces Fines for Putting Workers at Risk

Topflight Grain Cooperative in Monticello received multiple safety citations from OSHA

Oct 22, 2021

Study Highlights Advantages of U.S. Corn

USGC study confirms origin of corn used by feed millers has an impact on their financial performance

Oct 22, 2021

Cybersecurity Summit for Food, Agriculture Partners

Event will take place October 26 and feature NGFA's Greg Beck as a speaker

Oct 21, 2021

Ag Industry Competitiveness Depends on Infrastructure Investment

Missouri and Illinois congressional staff receive insight on where investment is needed most

Oct 21, 2021

Port of Savannah to Add Container Capacity

Peak Capacity Project will provide additional 800,000 20-foot equivalent container units of annual capacity

Oct 21, 2021

Downbound Barged Grain Movements Increase

NOLA operations have gradually recovered from Hurricane Ida's impacts

Oct 21, 2021

Vilsack: Mexico’s GMO Ban Won’t Hurt Corn Exports

Mexico is phasing out genetically modified corn for human consumption by 2024

Oct 21, 2021

Senators Call on DHS to Address Ransomware Attacks

Iowa Senators Grassley and Ernst note continued attacks will affect food supply chain

Oct 21, 2021

ABC Names Knobelsdorff Accredited Quality Contractor

This is second year company has earned prestigious credential for its commitment to corporate responsibility

Oct 20, 2021

Wykoff, MN, City Council Hears Grain Elevator Dust Complaints

Neighbors say they have been negatively impacted by dust from nearby CHS grain facility

Oct 20, 2021

ADM: Crop Demand Not Hurt by High Grain Prices

Benchmark futures in Chicago are up more than 15% this year

Oct 20, 2021

Ethanol Producers See Carbon Pipeline as Boon

Midwest Carbon Express would be more than 2,000 miles long and cross five states in total

Oct 20, 2021

AFIA Education Programs Back at IPPE

Pet Food Conference, Feed Production Education Program, Business Continuity and Sustainability are covered in 2022

Oct 19, 2021

GEAPS Opens 2022 Safety Awards Program

Program recognizes facilities that go an entire year without a work-related lost-time injury or illness

Oct 19, 2021

OSHA to Address New Heat Exposure, Emergency COVID-19 Standards

ASSP encourages OSHA to simplify required implementation process of any new standards

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Oct 19, 2021

Fire at Dakota Speciality Milling in Fargo, ND

Fire found in 100-foot-tall grain dryer had extended to roof and nearby wall

Oct 19, 2021

BASF, Cargill Expand Partnership in Enzyme-Based Animal Feed

Enzymes help animals increase nutrient utilization from feed ingredients

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Oct 18, 2021

Top 2022 Feed Industry Issues to Watch

AFIA President and CEO Constance Cullman identifies the topics she believes will take center stage for animal feed producers in 2022

Oct 18, 2021

Feed & Grain's Annual Harvest Photo Contest Opens

Share photos of your grain facility and you could win $100 VISA gift card

Ludlow Co-op Elevator in Ludlow, IL. Photo: Paul Seaman

Oct 18, 2021

Fire at NEW Cooperative's Lidderdale, IA, Feed Mill

Company shifts production to one of its other five facilities after Thursday's incident

Oct 18, 2021

NCGA: Use of Higher Ethanol Blends Will Cut Gas Prices

When it comes to fuel price concerns, group says ethanol currently costs less per gallon than gasoline

Oct 15, 2021

Gavilon Opens Grain Facility in Huntley, MT

Facility features slipform concrete elevator with 750,000-bushel storage capacity and more than 1,500,000-bushel external storage

Photo: Brock

Oct 15, 2021

Bunge to Sell Mexico Wheat Mills

Seven Mexican wheat mills will be acquired by Grupo Trimex

Oct 15, 2021

Wayne Farms to Sell Laurel Poultry Complex to Amick Farms

Included in the transaction are the processing plant, hatchery, feed mill and live production assets

Oct 15, 2021

Structural Issue Leads to Collapsed Grain Bin in Lebo, KS

No injuries after bin containing 12,000 bushels of grain collapsed at Murphy Agri

Oct 15, 2021

Frenchman Valley Coop Launches CARBON CYCLE™

New biological will help high-yield producers break down residue

Ben Sauder, FVC VP of Agronomy, evaluates residue toughness during harvest with a ResiGauge™

Oct 14, 2021

Bühler Builds Oat Mill for Suomen Viljava in Finland

Global consumption of oat products has been growing by 3.5% annually

Oct 14, 2021

President Tries to Relieve Supply-Chain Bottlenecks

Containerized agricultural exporters rely heavily on Los Angeles, Long Beach port complex to move products overseas

Oct 14, 2021

Sweet Mfg. Updates Website

Renovation allows users to take a deeper look at the CalorMatic®Heat Processor

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

Bovizyme™ GA Enzyme

  • Enzyme solution that improves starch digestion efficiency for non-steam flaker feed yards
  • Improved feed efficiency through increased bodyweight gain and lower feed intake

VersaMix Triple Shaft Mixers

  • For mixing applications requiring efficient powder dispersion and critical homogenization of medium to high viscosity slurries, pastes, gels, creams and suspensions
  • High-shear mixer with solids/liquid injection manifold (SLIM) technology rotor/stator

GUC-F Controller

  • Multichannel feeding and dosing controller
  • Control solution for feeding and weighing applications in powder handling applications
  • Flexible and modular design with analog and digital load cells

ProFlo

  • Offers accurate and reliable continuous mass flow measurement of bulk solids with an accuracy of +/- 0.5% full scale
  • Measures mass of flowable solids with densities of 10 to 100 pounds/cubic foot and flow rates from 700 to 7,000 cubic feet/hour

Hydro-View

  • 10.1” touchscreen
  • Easy to install in new or existing systems

Sanderson Farms Feed Mill Expansion - Kinston, NC

  • Construction of a whole grain silo expansion (76’ diameter x 145’ tall) to hold 500,000 bushels
  • Expansion also includes a 12’x17’x22’ deep boot pit extension at the end of the existing receiving tunnel

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Marketwatch: Jan, 27

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 6.0509
high: 6.1392
low: 6.0271
close: 6.1307

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 13.6827
high: 13.9874
low: 13.6618
close: 13.954

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 8.0183
high: 8.0333
low: 7.8538
close: 7.9653

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.6378
high: 7.6553
low: 7.4777
close: 7.5549