GRAINNET News and Information for the Grain, Milling, Feed, Seed and BioFuels Industries The Andersons Opens New 2.9 Million Bushel Grain Elevator in Humboldt, TN Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:37:30 EDT Maumee, OH - July 26, 2016 - The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) announces its newly constructed 2.9 million bushel elevator in Humboldt is now receiving grain. “Opening this new elevator in Humboldt, with both train and truck loading capabilities, puts us in a great position to grow our service to the local agricultural community,” says Corey Jorgenson, President of the Grain Group. “We believe the access we provide to a variety of markets, combined with our risk management services will provide added value to area farmers during this year and well into the future.” This is the first elevator The Andersons has Merger Between DuPont and Dow Receives Approval From Shareholders Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:24:43 EDT Purdue University Dining Hall Tests High Oleic Soybean Oil Tue, 26 Jul 2016 11:18:06 EDT St. Louis, MO - July 26, 2016 - As part of a recent test of high oleic soybean oil in a Purdue University dining hall, chefs witnessed the oil’s excellent stability and other positive performance attributes in a product without trans fat. Today, the university is just the latest example of a customer evaluating whether to switch over to using the oil in day-to-day operations. More customers using high oleic would mean extra demand for high oleic soybean oil and extra profit potential for all U.S. soybean farmers. To seal the deal, however, these customers need to see a larger USDA Weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin Tue, 26 Jul 2016 09:51:40 EDT USDA Weekly Crop Progress Report: Corn Silking: 79%; Soybeans Blooming: 76%; Winter Wheat Harvested: 83% Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:25:53 EDT USDA Joint Ag Weather Facility Reports Significant Rainfall and Return to Normal Temperatures Across Corn Belt Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:23:26 EDT U.S. Wheat Associates Promotes Wheat Exports at Summer Meeting Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:13:36 EDT Northwestern, OH Wheat Harvest May Set Record Following Poor Quality Yields in 2015 Mon, 25 Jul 2016 14:07:52 EDT K-State University Southwest Research-Extension Center to Focus on Corn and Sorghum During Aug. 25 Field Day Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:54:57 EDT European Union Officials Approve Monsanto GMO Soybean Variety Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:40:45 EDT Maine Grain Alliance Appoints Tristan Noyes as Executive Director Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:39:16 EDT NGFA Urges Surface Transportation Board to Provide More Transparency and Accountability When Implementing New Rail Investigation Authority Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:19:10 EDT Washington - July 25, 2016 - The National Grain and Feed Association (NGFA) recently urged the federal Surface Transportation Board (STB) to provide more transparency and accountability when implementing important new authority to investigate freight rail issues. For freight rail users, including shippers and receivers of grain, feed and processed commodities, the NGFA said the new authority to investigate rail issues having regional or national significance is "perhaps the most important part" of the STB Reauthorization Act enacted by Congress in 2015. Previously, the STB was precluded from proactively responding to rail issues as promptly and forcefully as it perhaps could USDA Weekly Grains Inspected For Export Report: Soybeans, Wheat, and Sorghum Up; Corn Down Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:31:01 EDT CBH Group (AUS) Builds Additional Grain Storage to Prepare For Uncertain Market Conditions Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:41:05 EDT Pacific Northwest Wheat Farmers Concerned For Crop Quality and Price Amid Rainfall and Uneven Temperatures Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:38:00 EDT Two KS Counties See Return of Sugarcane Aphids in Sorghum Fields Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:33:29 EDT Hoffman Cooperative Grain Association (MN) Under Investigation by Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:23:05 EDT Neogen Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report (Video) Mon, 25 Jul 2016 08:15:20 EDT U.S. Wheat Associates Hosts Wheat Buyers From Colombia For Closer Look at U.S. Wheat Marketing System Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:29:10 EDT Arlington, VA - A large purchasing decision demands serious consideration, and for wheat buyers from Colombia, U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) is adding value to that process by bringing them to the United States. Five executives from Colombia will visit North Dakota, Montana and Louisiana July 24 to 30, 2016, to gain a better understanding of the U.S. wheat industry and renew their familiarity with the advantages of the U.S wheat marketing system. “This team represents the major flour, cookie and pasta groups in Colombia. They are experienced buyers and account for 40 percent of the country’s wheat imports in 2015,” European Union Approves Three Biotech Soybean Traits For Import and Processing Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:50:11 EDT K-State University Extension Office Reports Sugarcane Aphids to Return to KS Sorghum Fields Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:16:58 EDT FDA Publishes Food Facility Registration Rule Under FSMA Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:12:45 EDT Photo Gallery: KS Farmers Harvest Wheat Crop Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:30:41 EDT KS Grain Elevators Running Out of Space to Store Record Wheat Crop Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:24:44 EDT United Grain Corporation to Invest $9 Million in to Modernize and Improve Efficiency of Pendleton Grain Growers Facilities Fri, 22 Jul 2016 08:15:38 EDT