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Sep 17, 2021

U.S.-India Biofuels Task Force Launched

Fuel is primary end-use of ethanol in India, accounting for nearly 50% of market in 2020

Sep 17, 2021

FMCSA Extends Emergency Waiver on CDL Requirements

States may extend validity of CDLs due for renewal on or after March 1, 2020

Sep 17, 2021

Rural Spirit Awards Nominations Now Open

Osborn Barr Paramore is proud to honor leaders in rural communities

Sep 16, 2021

Scoular Announces New Brand for Global Fishmeal Business

Company is also investing $12M in fishmeal processing facility in Warrenton, OR

Sep 16, 2021

Grain Bin Fire at Trouw Nutrition in Sheldon, NY

A 300-ton grain bin containing 80 tons of gluten used in dairy feed combusted

Sep 16, 2021

POET Pledges Carbon Neutrality by 2050

Inaugural sustainability report focuses on ESG initiatives

Sep 16, 2021

Two Rescued from Top of Cargill Elevator in Buffalo, NY

Victims climbed to the top of the elevator before one of them suffered a medical condition

Sep 16, 2021

U.S. Dairy Industry Advances Sustainable Solutions

Report reinforces progress across environmental impact, animal care, nutrition and food security

Photo: Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy

Sep 16, 2021

Zinpro Names VP of Global Marketing

Peter Close will oversee marketing, sustainability and strategy

Sep 16, 2021

BASF Offers 14 New Soybean Varieties

New varieties provide high yield performance and strong agronomic defensive package

Marc Hoobler, U.S. Soybean Agronomy Lead for BASF

Sep 16, 2021

Anpario Maintains Sales, Profit Levels

Feed additive company sees strong sales in Latin America, U.S., China and Australasia

Sep 15, 2021

FREE Webinar: Mycotoxin Management for Harvest

Join us for a panel discussion focused on managing mycotoxins, FSMA prep and 2021 harvest conditions

Sep 15, 2021

Two Employees Die at North Carolina Pet Food Plant

Incident occurred at Valley Proteins in Fayetteville, NC

Sep 15, 2021

Trevino Nominated as Chief Ag Negotiator

AFIA welcomes the nomination, stating it provides much-needed voice for ag trade concerns within USTR and White House

Sep 15, 2021

Tate & Lyle Wet Mills Receive Energy Star Certification

Two facilities are the only corn refining plants in U.S. to earn this accolade

Photo: Tate & Lyle

Sep 15, 2021

China May Shift Away from U.S. Amid Slow Export Sales

There has been no availability of cargo offers for October shipment from the Gulf for two weeks

File Photo

Sep 14, 2021

ADM, LG Chem Partner to Produce Bioplastics

Joint venture would build, own and operate a U.S.-based facility to produce high-purity corn-based lactic acid

Photo: ADM

Sep 14, 2021

Grain Exports Sink as Terminals Struggle to Recover from Ida

More than 50 bulk vessels were lined up along the lower Mississippi River on Monday waiting to dock and load with grain

Photo Source: Port of NOLA

Sep 14, 2021

LDC Creates New Carbon Solutions Platform

Platform will drive company's decarbonization efforts

Sep 14, 2021

Payments Issued to Producers Impacted by Elevator Closings

More than 200 farmers and/or groups lost more than $9.2M from Salamonie Mills/Agland Grain closings

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Sep 14, 2021

AFIA Liquid Feed Symposium Celebrates 50 Years

LFS brought together the liquid feed industry to celebrate, network, and hear the latest happening in the field

Photo: AFIA

Sep 14, 2021

Powerbridge Offers Transparency, Traceability with Blockchain Technology

Platform is now at multi-consumer industry applications development stage

Photo: LDC

Sep 13, 2021

Benson Hill Acquires Soy Crushing Facility

Facility from Rose Acre Farms will help deliver on commercialization and scaling of company's innovative soybean products

Sep 13, 2021

ADM Receives $3.4M Grant for Biofuel Research

Goal of research at ADM is to improve availability of data that will support bioprocessing separations development

Sep 13, 2021

Ag Secretary Highlights ASF Risks

African swine fever has not been detected in the U.S., and USDA wants to keep it that way

Sep 13, 2021

USDA September WASDE Adjusts Upward

Report increases corn, soybean production; drops wheat production

Sep 13, 2021

Man Dies at Indianapolis Grain Elevator

The 32-year-old victim was recovered from 112-foot silo at Bunge Contractors Saturday

Sep 10, 2021

PerforMix Nutrition Systems Earns Liquid Feed Facility of the Year

Rupert, ID, feed manufacturer generates 56,000 tons of feed annually

Photo: AFIA

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VersaMix Triple Shaft Mixers

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GUC-F Controller

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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
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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, 23

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 5.9581
high: 6.0469
low: 5.9312
close: 6.024

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 13.7453
high: 13.8187
low: 13.6381
close: 13.7007

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 7.7319
high: 7.8293
low: 7.6894
close: 7.7295

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.428
high: 7.503
low: 7.373
close: 7.3929