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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

Feb 25, 2022

Survey: Consumers Want Food Made with U.S. Soybeans

Checkoff research confirms consumers are united in their support for domestic agriculture

Photo: United Soybean Board

Feb 25, 2022

ADM Prices First-Ever Sustainable Bond Offering

ADM intends to use the net proceeds to finance or refinance projects that meet certain criteria set forth in its Sustainable Financing Framework

Feb 24, 2022

USDA Forecasts Agricultural Exports Up $8 Billion in FY 2022

Mexico is forecast to overtake Canada as the second largest U.S. agricultural market

Feb 24, 2022

Bushel Builds Connection to the CIBO Carbon Bridge Program

Partnership incentivizes regenerative agriculture practices, sustainability in agriculture

Photo: Bushel

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

Ribbon Blenders

  • 5-cubic-foot unit features special three-piece grate designed with angled and pitched profile
  • All three sections of the grating have position sensors which interlock with the control panel, ensuring operator safety while running

Infinifeed Loop

  • Continuous feed loop system
  • Capacities available up to 1,800 bushels/hour

Loop Conveyor System

  • Can be used to fill and empty grain bins and flat storage structures or applied to feed processing and other conveying applications
  • Available in 8-, 10- and 12-inch diameters with capacities up to 10,000 bushels/hour

BioShield

  • 5-minute ELISA testing kit
  • Use a common extraction protocol for ease of use

Q-Sage Air Screen Cleaners

  • Separates grain by length and size to specifications
  • Numerous flow patterns available to accommodate each unique product and processing need

Vertical Blender

  • For reliable, gentle mixing of friable solids, abrasive materials and shear-sensitive products
  • For processing large volumes where floor space is limited

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Marketwatch: Aug, 18

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 6.6945
high: 6.737
low: 6.6326
close: 6.6866

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 14.3219
high: 14.4169
low: 14.2107
close: 14.3029

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 8.3035
high: 8.351
low: 7.9626
close: 8.0508

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.3573
high: 7.4048
low: 7.0429
close: 7.0505