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July 17, 2014
ADVICE: How much did it really cost you to store grain?
By Jared Hofer Mitchell Technical Institute In the fall of 2013, a corn producer could have received approximately $3.85 cash price for harvest delivery. Many farmers were not excited to sell at this price, so a lot of grain went into the bin, unpriced. Throughout the winter,...
July 17, 2014 - 3:37pm
May 21, 2014
Shuttle loader planned for Tabor
Dakota Plains Ag Center has plans for a shuttle loading facility in a number of different locations in the southeast corner of the state, in Clay, Yankton or Bon Homme counties. Two of those locations would be on either the west or east side of Tabor. "Both of these sites have...
May 21, 2014 - 7:26pm
May 2, 2014
Southwest Grain announces $5.8 million expansion
Work has begun on a new grain cleaning and handling facility and concrete upright grain storage bins in Lemmon.
May 2, 2014 - 7:31am
December 20, 2013
New rail carrier to service Gavilon Liberty Grain facility
Arrival of first Canadian National cars expected to benefit local farmers.
December 20, 2013 - 5:32pm
December 12, 2013
Cargill to build $18.6 million elevator near Emery
EMERY, S.D. — Cargill will begin construction of a 5.2 million bushel grain elevator and storage facility this month south of Emery off 429th Avenue. The project will be completed by the 2014 harvest. The new $18.6 million facility will serve as an independent unloading location...
December 12, 2013 - 2:44pm
November 21, 2013
Cargill forms joint venture for Aberdeen grain elevator
(Reuters) — U.S. agribusiness giant Cargill Inc. said on Wednesday it formed an equal partnership to operate a South Dakota grain elevator with a storage capacity of 2.5 million bushels of grain along rail tracks owned by BNSF Railway Co. Cargill formed the joint venture with...
November 21, 2013 - 11:43am
October 30, 2013
ND gov appeals to propane cos. to ease shortage
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's governor is asking propane suppliers to do as much as they can to deliver the fuel to farmers who need it for drying grain. The gas is in short supply across parts of the Midwest and West because of supply disruptions and abnormally high demand...
October 30, 2013 - 5:30pm
October 23, 2013
Fire destroys grain at Frederick elevator
FREDERICK (AP) — A fire at a grain elevator in the northeastern South Dakota town of Frederick destroyed about 2,500 bushels of corn. The American News reports that the Tuesday morning blaze at the Frederick Farmers Elevator broke out in a grain dryer, about 35 feet above ground....
October 23, 2013 - 4:48pm
July 11, 2013
Farmers Union to host grain buyer and warehouse meeting
CHAMBERLAIN -- South Dakota Farmers Union will host an informational meeting on grain buying and warehousing at 1 p.m.
July 11, 2013 - 8:31am
March 30, 2013
State shuts down Gregory grain facility
PIERRE -- Gregory Farmers Elevator Company saw its grain-buyer and grain-warehouse licenses suspended Friday morning by the state Public Utilities Commission. Commissioners voted 3-0 to suspend effective immediately.
March 30, 2013 - 5:08am
March 13, 2013
Another big grain project for Kimball?
KIMBALL -- Rapid City-based Dakota Mill & Grain Inc. plans to purchase 142 acres from the town of Kimball, causing some to speculate the company will construct a large grain-loading facility. It would be the second such facility built near Kimball, a town of 703 residents located...
March 13, 2013 - 6:46pm
December 4, 2012
Sisseton co-op expanding; 7.5 million bushels of storage to be added
SISSETON -- There's a bigger story behind that big pile of corn east of Sisseton. Sisseton Farmers Co-op is one of nine elevators in the Wheaton-Dumont Co-op Elevator group.
December 4, 2012 - 8:09am
September 13, 2012
Kimball to see more businesses near new elevator
KIMBALL -- As the newly constructed $35.5 million Liberty Grain facility opens for business, local developers have already made plans to take advantage of the area's improved infrastructure. Chuck Jepson, the man behind the construction of Liberty Grain, said Wednesday he has...
September 13, 2012 - 5:16am
August 24, 2012
Hot, dry grain hard to store properly
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Most of the grain harvested across the region so far this year is dry. But some of the grain is hot, too, which could pose storage problems. "This isn't something we've encountered for a while. But it's something we need to be aware of this year," says Ken...
August 24, 2012 - 5:37am
July 18, 2012
Grain prices push higher with drought
CHICAGO -- Tom Flora walked into one of his corn fields in Delphi, Ind., last week to survey land that until last month he expected would yield a bigger-than-average harvest. Eight rows in, he declared the crop a total loss. "I've never seen this," Flora, 63, said as he fingered...
July 18, 2012 - 7:00am