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Dec 7, 2021

Wheat Protein Production Facility Construction Begins

Summit Sustainable Ingredients says new facility will double production capacity of any existing comparable plant in North America

Source: Summit Ag

Dec 7, 2021

Ardent Mills Acquires Firebird Artisan Mills

Acquisition builds upon Ardent Mills’ existing specialty ingredient and gluten-free solutions

Dec 7, 2021

Indigo Evolves Digital Grain Merchandising Solution

New name -- Market+ -- comes ahead of anticipated release of new suite of marketing and merchandising tools

Dec 7, 2021

Cargill to Remove iTFAs from Edible Oils Portfolio

Company accelerates effort to remove industrially produced trans-fatty acids by end of 2023

Source: Cargill

Dec 7, 2021

Partnership to Automate Hedging Workflows for Grain Buyers

CQG’s Hedge Management System (HMS) will integrate with Barchart’s commodity trading platform, cmdtyView

Dec 7, 2021

SSGA Elects Board Directors

Global Processing's Rob Prather chosen as chairman

Source: Specialty Soya and Grains Alliance

Dec 7, 2021

Grain Moving Again After Third Atmospheric River Hits British Columbia

Torrential rain has triggered flooding and landslides, disrupting Canada's rail lines

Source: Canadian National Railway Co.

Dec 6, 2021

NGFA, NAMA Announce Food Safety Initiative with Railinc

New resource gives shippers greater visibility into recent commodities carried by covered hopper cars

Dec 6, 2021

Kansas City Southern Sets Grain Shipment Record

Company achieved record by delivering all-time low cross-border grain shuttle train cycle times

Source: Kansas City Southern

Dec 6, 2021

Hrvyst Ag Tech Releases Next Gen for Commercial Grain Industry

Cloud-based platform enables users to digitally streamline grain origination, merchandising and automated hedging

Dec 6, 2021

Egyptian Corn Storage Program Could Increase U.S. Corn Exports

USGC is working to improve conditions and overall storability of U.S. corn in the country

Dec 6, 2021

POET Adopts Digital Grain Sustainability Technology

POET and FBN partnership will create largest integrated carbon scoring infrastructure

Dec 3, 2021

Wildfire Destroys Grain Elevator, Devastates Denton, MT

Fire forces residents to evacuate and decimates 25 structures in small town

Dec 3, 2021

North Carolina Inland Port Facility May Help Ease Congestion

The 330-acre site allows trucks to bring cargo containers to a rail yard where they are transferred to trains

At a ribbon cutting event for the Carolina Connector intermodal facility in Edgecombe County, Gov. Cooper was joined by (L to R) Carolinas Gateway Partnership Norris Tolson, Rocky Mount Mayor Sandy Roberson, CSX Executive Vice President Nathan Goldman, NCDOT BOT member Melvin Mitchell, NCDOT Secretary Eric Boyette, and Rep. Shelly Willingham (Dist. 23). Source: North Carolina DOT

Dec 3, 2021

Landus, Indigo Partner to Elevate Digital Ag Landscape

Landus farmers will gain access to new carbon revenue stream and digital grain marketing tools

Dec 3, 2021

U.S.-Japan Launch Trade Partnership

Partnership will build upon Biden administration’s plan to pursue an economic framework for the Indo-Pacific region

Dec 3, 2021

U.S. Soy Achieves Record Export Volume for 20/21

A record 61.65 MMT of whole soybeans shipped to markets across the globe this past marketing year

Dec 2, 2021

Port of Tilbury Completes Rebuild After 2020 Explosion

With a combined capacity of 20,000 MT, 10 new metal silos will be ready for the 2022 harvest

Photo: Port of Tilbury

Dec 2, 2021

Forum to Examine 2022 Industry Market Trends and Challenges at IPPE

Poultry Market Intelligence Forum will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Wednesday, January 26

Dec 2, 2021

Grain Futures Regain Ground as Coronavirus Worries Ease

Futures paired gains late in session on report of first U.S. Omicron case

Dec 1, 2021

Australia Forecasts Record Crop

Grain futures slumped from a sharp sell-off on Friday amid worries over the emergence of a new coronavirus variant

Dec 1, 2021

Behlen Names Tom Boal President

Boal began his career with Behlen in June 2018, where he has served as president of Behlen Building Systems

Nov 30, 2021

Petsource by Scoular Plans to Triple Capacity with $75M Expansion

Project completion is expected by early 2023 and will create up to 80 new jobs

Source: Scoular

Nov 30, 2021

Cargill Accelerates Green Energy Transition in the Netherlands

Company and Vattenfall partner with Windpark Hanze to build a wind farm that is expected to reduce CO2 emissions by approximately 350,000 MT/year

Source: Cargill Inc.

Nov 30, 2021

AGCO Leaders Elected to AEM

Robert Crain elected AEM Chair of Board of Directors; Bill Hurley to serve as Vice Chair of Agriculture Equipment Sector Board

Nov 29, 2021

Bank Seizes Harvest in Grain Elevator Bankruptcy

Farmers are suing, claiming they have not been paid for their harvests

Nov 29, 2021

Alltech Names U.S. Technical Swine Manager

Jose Soto's responsibilities will include providing technical services, working with research and development team, and performing nutritional consultations

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Marketwatch: May, 28

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 7.6273
high: 7.741
low: 7.6223
close: 7.7113

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 16.9414
high: 17.1044
low: 16.9237
close: 16.9795

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 11.718
high: 11.9549
low: 11.658
close: 11.7977

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 10.8628
high: 11.0906
low: 10.8128
close: 10.9646