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Oct 7, 2021

AFIA Releases State of the Industry Report

Inaugural report provides overview of the challenges facing the U.S. animal food industry

Oct 7, 2021

USTR Outlines 'New Approach’ to China Trade Relationship

U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai says U.S. ag trade with China is ‘unpredictable’

Oct 7, 2021

Marquis Energy to Build Soybean Crush Facility

Hennepin, IL, industrial park will be adding carbon injection as well as crush plant to produce feedstocks, renewable fuels

Photo: Marquis Inc.

Oct 7, 2021

Fire at Gold Eagle Cooperative, Clarion, IA

Bearing created a small fire atop the co-op's elevator Wednesday morning

Oct 7, 2021

AIM for Climate Gains Additional Support

Agriculture Innovation Mission for Climate now has the support of 30 nations

Oct 7, 2021

Novozymes, Anuvia Partner to Reduce Fertilizer Usage

New biosolutions will reduce amount of synthetic fertilizer needed while maintaining or improving crop performance

Oct 6, 2021

Grain Craft Opens GCIQ Lab in Kansas

Lab was established to support improvement in wheat quality, flour quality and flour consistency

Photo: Grain Craft

Oct 6, 2021

Midland Marketing Joins Truterra

Network will allow co-op to offer tools to help optimize sustainability, profitability

Oct 6, 2021

Farmer Sentiment Declines in September

Ag Economy Barometer shows producers' inflation expectations jump

Oct 6, 2021

Barchart Cuts Crop Production Forecasts, Yield for U.S. and Canada

Latest report indicates decrease in U.S. crop production for both corn, soybeans and hard red winter wheat

Oct 6, 2021

Former Biofuel Director Sentenced to Prison for Illegally Dumping Wastewater

Christopher Young, who was with Community Fuels, Stockton, CA, was sentenced to 18 months

Oct 6, 2021

Tate & Lyle Names Food & Beverage President

Bill Magee is promoted from senior vice president and general manager

Oct 6, 2021

Bühler Names Goppelsroeder to Board of Directors

Christoph Goppelsroeder recently retired as president and CEO of DSM Nutritional Products

Photo: DSM Nutritional Products

Oct 6, 2021

Shakira Learns Wild Boar a Problem ‘Whenever, Wherever’

Pop star posts on Instagram about being ‘attacked’ by wild pigs in Barcelona

Photo via Pixabay

Oct 6, 2021

DW Prouty Joins BinMaster Network

Processors in Alabama and the Florida Panhandle get local access to solutions

Oct 5, 2021

Barge Rates Soar as Logistics Struggle to Recover

Over half of the nine major grain elevators in Lower Mississippi River region have reopened

Oct 5, 2021

Anpario Launches Optomega Algae

Microalgae-derived, omega-3 fatty acid supplement developed for use with all species

Oct 5, 2021

2022 Latin American Poultry Summit Registration Opens

Summit will be held January 24, 2022, in Atlanta, GA

Oct 5, 2021

Fire in Grain Elevator at Port of Vancouver

Sparks from welding equipment started fire at Great Western Malting

Oct 5, 2021

Turkey Operations Pull Use of Antibiotics

Production protocols respond to retailer, consumer demand for birds raised without antibiotics

Oct 5, 2021

Lawsuit Alleges CHS Grain Elevator Violated Clean Water Act

Lawsuit states pollution above acceptable limits in Washington State's Spokane River

Oct 5, 2021

Drought Impacts Ethanol Producers

Short corn supply, weak biofuel demand stresses ethanol facilities throughout the Midwest

Oct 4, 2021

U.S. Corn Ending Stocks Down 36% from September 2020

Soybean ending stocks down 51% from last year

Oct 4, 2021

Ethanol Plant in Claremont, MN, Fined for Air Emissions

Company enters stipulation agreement resolving alleged air-permit deviations

Oct 4, 2021

The Andersons Expands Feed Ingredient Portfolio

Capstone Commodities specializes in providing feed ingredients to dairies and feed mills, feed yards, and exporters

Oct 4, 2021

BoMill Signs Contract With JSC Metelitca

JSC Metelitca is one of Russia's largest grain processor

Oct 1, 2021

Top 10 Hiring Techniques for Grain Elevators

GEAPS webinar recaps what agribusinesses can do to match the right employees to the job

Oct 1, 2021

Iowa Increases Weight Limits for Grain

Governor signs proclamation to increase transportation limits for efficient, effective collection during grain harvest

Oct 1, 2021

Vietnam to Reduce Import Tariffs on U.S. Grains, Pork

USGC has been working closely with Vietnamese government, industry leaders to solidify working relationship

Ryan LeGrand, USGC president and CEO, met with Vietnam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and Khai Anh Company.

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Marketwatch: Oct, 24

cmdty National Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 5.1374
high: 5.1867
low: 5.1249
close: 5.1668

cmdty National Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 11.801
high: 11.861
low: 11.7324
close: 11.7679

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

open: 7.4043
high: 7.5443
low: 7.3993
close: 7.5365

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

open: 6.9986
high: 7.0999
low: 6.9861
close: 7.0671