There are 45,907 Bulk Loads Available in 1,929 Postings.
Industry News
Sunday Aug 31, 2014 - Ridley Feed Ingredients to build $4.5 million addition
MENDOTA - Ridley Feed Ingredients in Mendota broke ground on a $4.5 million, 12,000-square-foot addition to the existing facility on First Avenue.
The addition will be adjacent to the existing building and allow the company to add new equipment for greater batch size flexibility, improved mixing speed and better accuracy.
The manufacturing process will be able to better meet new product and packaging requirements.
The Mendota expansion is one of four major projects undertaken by t
CLICK HERE TO VIEW ARTICLE

Sunday Aug 31, 2014 - WANT TO BE A FARMER? THIS WILL HELP YOU GET STARTED

By Keenan Bishop, Published:


Friday Aug 29, 2014 - ND ag shippers to have more rail options
By: Grace Lyden, Forum News Service

FARGO – Under a new deal signed Wednesday, North Dakota’s agricultural producers will have more options for rail shipping – a growing concern in a state where heavy oil traffic on rails has caused delays for other freight shipments.

Through the agreement, the Port of Vancouver, which is the third largest port in the state of Washington, will send railcars to North Dakota delivering lumber, paper

CLICK HERE TO VIEW ARTICLE

Friday Aug 29, 2014 - Millions in Agriculture Lost as Rails Neglect Grain Surplus

Farmers in North Dakota are experiencing millions of dollars in losses as their grain shipments — held up by rails’ prioritization of the transport of oil — have no way of getting to the companies that need them, like cereal producer General Mills. Production at such companies has slowed, and the grain, with nowhere to go, “is simply going to ground and rot,” farmer Bill Hejl CLICK HERE TO VIEW ARTICLE


Friday Aug 29, 2014 - Turner Grain Paid Farmer for Wheat But Not Corn
Arkansas Business news partner THV 11 News takes a look at the still-unfolding Turner Grain Merchandising situation, noting state Agriculture Department Secretary Butch Calhoun's assistance request to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

THV 11 also talks to a farmer, Dewayne Chappell, who's owed money by Turner for corn the company purchased.


CLICK HERE TO VIEW ARTICLE

Friday Aug 29, 2014 - Chameleon Carrier Owner Could Face 25 Years In Prison

You may recall last year when we published a story titled “Chameleon Carriers Getting Away With It… Again” about a chameleon carrier in a series of wrecks getting shut down without any further action being taken against the owners. Well now those same owners are back at it, but this time they’re facing the possibility of some major jail time.

<
CLICK HERE TO VIEW ARTICLE

Thursday Aug 28, 2014 - TRACE: Freightliner Stolen from Delong Grain Terminal at Intermodal
TRACE

Thursday Aug 28, 2014 - Our fight to stop the bomb trains traveling through our backyards

"This issue needs to be acted on very quickly. There is a very high risk here that hasn't been addressed. We don't need a higher body count before they move forward."

It was a mark-my-words moment from National Transportation Safety Board Chairwoman Deborah Hersman at her farewell appearance before stepping down from the position in April.

She was speaking about the explosive growth of the use of unsafe tanker cars to haul crude oil extracted from the Bakken reserve in North Dak

CLICK HERE TO VIEW ARTICLE

Thursday Aug 28, 2014 - Accident involving a grain truck sends two to the hospital

HALSTEAD, Kansas – An accident involving a car and a grain truck leaves a car crushed and sends two to the hospital.

The accident happened on Hwy 50, near Halstead on Wednesday afternoon.

Kansas Highway Patrol is still investigating the accident, but the driver of the car was airlifted to a hospital in an unknown condition, and a passenger was transported to the hospital in an ambulance.

A second passenger of the car was uninjured, and the driver of the grain truck

CLICK HERE TO VIEW ARTICLE

Thursday Aug 28, 2014 - PARKING AVAILABILITY SYSTEM TAKES AIM AT TRUCK DRIVER FATIGUE

MnDOT, in partnership with the Federal Highway Administration, is test-deploying a high-tech system to help combat drowsy driving and keep truck drivers in compliance with federal hours-of-service regulations.

Developed by researchers at the University of Minnesota, the prototype system lets drivers know when parking spaces are available at rest stops ahead. It has been deployed at several locations along the heavily traveled I-94 corridor between Minneapolis and St. Cloud.

Fro

CLICK HERE TO VIEW ARTICLE