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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

Oct 13, 2021

Bartlett Building Soybean Crushing Plant in Kansas

$325M facility to benefit supply chains for renewable fuels, food products and animal feeds

Photo: Bartlett

Oct 13, 2021

Northern Country Coop Joins Truterra Network

Growers working with co-op in Northern Iowa and Southern Minnesota will now have access to Insights Engine tool

Oct 13, 2021

Grain Silo Collapse at Mountaire Farms in Maryland

Collapse occurred October 11 at company's Westover facility

Oct 13, 2021

Cargill Venture Opens Pea Protein Production Facility

New PURIS Dawson, MN, plant doubles company's capacity to meet growing consumer demand

Photo: PURIS Proteins

Oct 12, 2021

USDA Forced to Rebalance October WASDE

With estimates this month implying more grain than expected, there is little worry over too-low corn and soybean stocks

Oct 12, 2021

NTSB Rules on Crane Contact Incident at Grain Facility

Lack of signalman caused incident at Zen-Noh Grain in November 2020

The ZGC shoreside facility before the accident. (Photo: NTSB; Background source: ZGC)

Oct 12, 2021

Milling Industry Reconnects at NAMA Annual Meeting

Jeff Hole, Miller Milling, was elected to serve on the NAMA Executive Committee

2021 NAMA Board of Directors

Oct 12, 2021

Components Shortage Hits Harvest

Farmers are scrambling to find workarounds when machinery breaks

Oct 12, 2021

AFBF Partnership Aims to Increase Minority Involvement in Ag

Collaboration with National Society for Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Related Sciences (MANRRS) focuses on developing well-trained workforce

Photo source: American Farm Bureau Federation

Oct 12, 2021

Bushel Acquires GrainBridge

Increased data science capabilities and larger network will improve decision-making for grain marketing

Photos: Bushel

Oct 11, 2021

ADM Recognized for Protein Innovations

Company is named to Fortune’s 2021 Change the World List

Oct 11, 2021

Tate & Lyle Expands Distribution Partnership with Azelis

Agreement will expand into Greece, Bulgaria and the Republic of North Macedonia

File photo

Oct 11, 2021

Cargill Launches Poultry Feed with Essential Oils

Essential oils contribute to promotion of egg weight, size and production

Oct 11, 2021

Fire at Grain Elevator in Mt. Angel, OR

Four-alarm fire impacts four other businesses

Oct 11, 2021

Ransomware Hackers Find Vulnerable Target in U.S. Grain Supply

Attacks have slowed distributors’ operations by hampering their ability to quickly process grain

Oct 11, 2021

Fire at Ag Partners in Albert City, IA

Fire was on a belt at the top of one of the grain elevators

Oct 11, 2021

Food Systems Summit Examines Resiliency, Growth Opportunities

Summit promoted benefits of biotechnology, science-based risk assessment, and trade when building more resilient food systems

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack and Administrator for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Samantha PowerPhoto: USGC

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Marketwatch: Oct, 26

cmdty National Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 5.1614
high: 5.1895
low: 5.139
close: 5.1704

cmdty National Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 11.8617
high: 11.9478
low: 11.8144
close: 11.943

cmdty National Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 7.5274
high: 7.5849
low: 7.5238
close: 7.5716

cmdty National Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 7.0893
high: 7.1297
low: 7.0671
close: 7.1023