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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

Mar 2, 2022

Nutrien Sees Prolonged Fertilizer Disruption from Ukraine Invasion

Conflict could result in prolonged disruptions to global supply of potash and nitrogen crop nutrients

Mar 2, 2022

Agricultural Industry Gears Up for Next Farm Bill

Industry leaders lined up to testify during House of Representatives Agriculture Committee’s hearing on Tuesday

Mar 1, 2022

Scoular Opens Fishmeal Facility in Myanmar

Facility provides just-in-time shipments to Asia feed markets

Mar 1, 2022

NGFA Encourages Pro-Competition Rail Mergers

Speaking before the STB regarding the CP-KCS rail merger, NGFA wants to ensure competitive opportunities remain

Photo: Canadian Pacific Railroad

Mar 1, 2022

Russia-Ukraine War Raises Concerns Over Black Sea Spring Crops

Grain exports out of Ukraine have stopped as all ports will be closed until end of Russian invasion

Mar 1, 2022

Bushel Offers Climate FieldView Integration

Integration will reduce manual data entry for farm operations

Feb 28, 2022

Soybean Prices Rise as South American Drought Reduces Harvest

Changing soybean market dynamics in South America may lead to higher U.S. soybean production in 2022

Feb 28, 2022

ADM Searches for Next CFO

Ray G. Youing is named vice chairman; will help transition new chief financial officer

Feb 28, 2022

China Lifts All Russian Wheat Import Restrictions

Agreement reflects deepening ties between Beijing and Moscow

Feb 28, 2022

Cargill Names Four Leaders to Executive Team

New team members are aligned to company's innovation strategy and customer priorities

Feb 25, 2022

Grain Companies React to Ukrainian Invasion

Bunge, ADM shutter facilities; chartered Cargill vessel hit by projectile

File Photo

Feb 25, 2022

Cargill, Golden Growers Establish 50/50 JV in ProGold

Cargill has leased and operated the Wahpeton corn wet milling facility since 1997

Feb 25, 2022

Grain Inspections Rise in Texas Gulf, Atlantic Port Regions

Year to date, total grain inspections were down 16% from the same period last year

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

IE-Node

  • Industrial Ethernet Node offers remote monitoring interface
  • Provides sensor data to PLCs or other automation and control systems

GAC® 2700-UGMA

  • GIPSA-Certified as UGMA-Compatible
  • Field proven to work with all leading scale systems

PDDM Planetary Dual Disperser

  • Robust mixer offers unmatched shear intensity, rapid dispersion of dry powders into viscous batches
  • Two stainless-steel high-viscosity “HV” stirrer blades

InSight™

  • Designed to sort grain lots, kernel by kernel, at industrial speed
  • Sorts up to 15 metric tons/hour, which is equivalent to about 125,000 kernels analyzed per second

Semi-Automatic Hand-Prompt Batching Station

  • Designed to eliminate bad batches resulting from operator error and interruption
  • Operator involvement through each step in the batching process

C-LEVER EVA HE Controller

  • For bulk solids, accuracy is not impacted by different material densities, irregular material flows or extreme friction
  • All connections available (Ethernet, Profibus, CANbus, etc.) as standard equipment to easily connect/coordinate with existing systems

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Marketwatch: Aug, 07

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 6.7443
high: 6.8936
low: 6.7243
close: 6.8512

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 14.638
high: 14.7188
low: 14.4386
close: 14.5691

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 8.0837
high: 8.1294
low: 7.9473
close: 7.9783

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.2701
high: 7.3501
low: 7.1751
close: 7.2359