News

Apr 1, 2022

Research Examines Integrative Technology in Ag Exports

Ag industry’s readiness for next generation of data sharing and integration remains hazy

Mar 31, 2022

USDA: Producers Expect to Plant More Soybeans, Less Corn

Soybeans stored totaled 1.93 billion bushels, up 24% from March 1, 2021

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Mar 31, 2022

Landus, AMVC Partner on New Feed Mill Project

Facility will produce up to 400,000 tons of swine feed per year

Mar 31, 2022

Partnership Improves Feed Materials Analysis

Collaboration pairs NutriControl’s NIR calibration lines with NeoSpectra by SiWare’s portable scanner technology

Photo: NeoSpectra by SiWare

Mar 31, 2022

Farmers Pride Buys Avon Farmers Grain Elevator

Last fall, Farmers Pride leased the grain facilities in Avon for six months

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Mar 31, 2022

Sanderson Farms Named Integrator Feed Facility of the Year

AFIA says Collins, MS, facility has identified a unique formula for success

Mar 31, 2022

Black Sea Shutdown Increases Corn, Wheat Price Prospects

Trade stoppage in the Black Sea region has sent these grain prices to their highest in a decade

Mar 30, 2022

And the Lucky Winners Are ...

See who won our cash prize giveaways during GEAPS Exchange 2022

Dallas Couch with Garber Cooperative Association was the first winner of Feed & Grain's GEAPS Exchange giveaway!

Mar 30, 2022

State-of-the-Art Grain Mill Features Bühler Tech

Ardent Mills new Port Redwing Mill brings milling into a new era

Michael Jung, Ardent Mills Assistant Plant Manager, starts the group tour. Photo: Bühler

Mar 30, 2022

Two Grain Traders Face Fines in South Dakota

One company made more than 700 grain purchases without a license, says South Dakota Public Utilities Commission

Mar 30, 2022

COVID Mitigation Plan May Protect Grain Ops from OSHA Fines

Under the National Emphasis Program, OSHA inspectors can issue citations for COVID hazards at grain handling facilities

Mar 29, 2022

Gerald Grain Expands Hamler, OH, Facility

Facility will double its pit receiving capacity to 32,000 bushels

Mar 29, 2022

California E85 Sales Shatter Previous Record

Consumption of E85 has doubled since 2018

Photo by the Renewable Fuel Association

Mar 29, 2022

Drone Regulations, Technology Highlighted at GEAPS Exchange

What you need to know if you want to pilot a drone at your grain facility

Austin Carpenter talked about new drone technology available to the grain industry. Photo: Lisa Cleaver

Mar 29, 2022

Indigo Names John Frederick as Chief Financial Officer

Company is focused on sustainability and expects growth in 2022

Photo by Indigo

Mar 29, 2022

How to Navigate Your Worst Nightmare

Does your grain facility have a proactive crisis communication response?

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Mar 28, 2022

Grain Engulfment in Williamsburg, IA

Man found dead under 10 feet of corn

Mar 28, 2022

St. Lawrence Seaway Opens Navigation

Opening offers hope for a strengthening North American supply chain

Photo by SLSMC

Mar 28, 2022

OSHA Proposes Change to Electronic Injury Reporting

Changes to the high-hazard industries classification system may be on the way

Mar 28, 2022

Scoular Acquires Grain Elevator and Feed Mill

Purchase strengthens company's position in the Southeastern United States

Photo by Scoular

Mar 28, 2022

[Video] GEAPS' Board President on Grain Education Program

Barbara Grove talks about the value of the grain education program at GEAPS Exchange

Mar 28, 2022

How Can We Manage Fatigue in the Workplace?

Tired workers are a hazard. Here's how you can address fatigue in your workplace

Mar 28, 2022

Can Technology Improve Grain Bin Safety?

Chad Johnson with Grain Weevil says it can

Photo: Grain Weevil

Mar 28, 2022

Reduce Downtime, Save Money by Metering Power Quality

Energy management tips for grain handling facilities

Matt Zabel, system architect, Faith Technologies at GEAPS Exchange 2022.

Mar 28, 2022

Bearing Selection, Grease Compatibility Keys to Avoiding Failure

Dodge territory manager gives bearing optimization advice for grain elevators

Photo source: Pixabay

Mar 27, 2022

[Video] GEAPS Exchange Finds a Home in Kansas City

Jeff Roumph from the GEAPS Host Advisory Councils gives his take on the Exchange

Mar 27, 2022

New Grain Products Showcased at IDEA Exchange

From smart magnets to safety robots to wearable safety tech, automation and technology are the trends

MPI's new smart magnet was featured during this year's GEAPS Idea Exchange

Mar 27, 2022

Grain Entrapment Rescue Demo Gives Important Lessons

Demo covered equipment, steps to ensure a safe rescue, and tips for communicating

Mar 27, 2022

GEAPS Honors Grain Industry Leaders

Awards have not been presented since 2019

Barbara Grove, GEAPS president of the International Board of Directors, begins the awards ceremony. Photo: Lisa Cleaver

Recently Added to Buyer's Guide

FSU101 Bag Sealer

  • Seals up to 25 bags/minute depending on size, weight and type of high barrier material
  • Resistance-type heat seal bars with dual temperature controls

I/O Interface

  • Interface forms a smart and universal actuator
  • Offers endless modifications to give full control of exact functionalities

Reconditioned Mixers

  • Comparable to new equipment when properly restored to as-new working condition by ROSS OEM team
  • Comes with the same standard warranty as new ROSS Mixer

Model SBR Conveyor Belt Cleaner

  • Smaller version of its brush-style conveyor belt cleaner
  • Designed to remove fines and carry-back material from conveyor belt

Mid-Roof Walkarounds

  • Permanently installed walkways
  • 360-degree access to grain bin roofs and mounted components

FSU50

  • Seals 2 to 5 bags/minute depending on operator dexterity as well as size, weight and type of high barrier material
  • Foot pedal or proximity switch activation

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Marketwatch: May, 21

US Corn Price Idx: ZCPAUS.CM

open: 7.6763
high: 7.7267
low: 7.6613
close: 7.6955

US Soybean Price Idx: ZSPAUS.CM

open: 16.601
high: 16.7876
low: 16.596
close: 16.7347

US Hard Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: KEPAUS.CM

open: 12.213
high: 12.3255
low: 11.9455
close: 11.9611

US Soft Red Winter Wheat Price Idx: ZWPAUS.CM

open: 11.2661
high: 11.3836
low: 11.0864
close: 11.0916