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Moving Grain: Closed Section of Ohio River Re-Opens with Large Back-Log

Moving Grain: Closed Section of Ohio River Re-Opens with Large Back-Log

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 19, 2017

Ohio River Locks and Dam 52 Re-opens with Long Line of Barges Waiting to Transit On October 16, Ohio River Locks and Dam (L&D) 52 reopened after being closed for about a week due to high water conditions that stopped

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Moving Grain: Barge Rates Fall as Navigation Conditions Improve

Moving Grain: Barge Rates Fall as Navigation Conditions Improve

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 13, 2017

Barge Rates Fall as Navigation Conditions Improve As of October 10, spot barge rates for export grain from major originating locations decreased 41 to 65 percent compared to the previous week. After surging to 3-year highs by October 3, rates

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Moving Grain: Cargill Expands Facility on Union Pacific Line

Moving Grain: Cargill Expands Facility on Union Pacific Line

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 5, 2017

Cargill Expands Facility on Union Pacific Line Cargill announced plans to invest $18 million to increase storage and unload capacity at its facility in Gibbon, NE. The project is slated to add 2 million bushels of upright grain storage space

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Grain Markets: Weekly Export Inspections Mixed – DTN

Grain Markets: Weekly Export Inspections Mixed – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman DTN Analyst 🕔Sep 25, 2017

Corn export inspections were bearish, soybean inspections were bullish and wheat inspection numbers were neutral, according to DTN Analyst Todd Hultman. Corn weekly export inspections were 29.1 mb (738,779 mt) for the week ending Thursday, Sep. 21. This is below

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Moving Grain: Low Water Disrupts Barge Traffic on Illinois River

Moving Grain: Low Water Disrupts Barge Traffic on Illinois River

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 22, 2017

Low Water Conditions Disrupting Barge Traffic On September 17, low water conditions closed a section of the Illinois River near La Grange Lock and Dam. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is planning to begin dredging the Illinois River on

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Grain Export Inspections Mixed – DTN

Grain Export Inspections Mixed – DTN

👤By Darin Newsom, DTN Senior Analyst 🕔Sep 20, 2017

Corn export inspections were neutral to bearish, soybean export inspections were neutral to bullish, and wheat inspection numbers were bullish. Corn weekly export inspections were 26.6 mb (week ending Thursday, September 14) putting the marketing year total at 53.3 mb.

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Moving Grain: Railroads Nearly Finished Restoring Service in Texas After Harvey

Moving Grain: Railroads Nearly Finished Restoring Service in Texas After Harvey

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 14, 2017

Railroads Nearly Complete in Restoring Service in Texas after Hurricane Harvey The railroads have made great strides in returning service to southeastern Texas following Hurricane Harvey. According to a September 7 customer announcement from Union Pacific, “Thanks to the incredible

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Moving Grain: Barge Movements Drop Due to Lock Repairs

Moving Grain: Barge Movements Drop Due to Lock Repairs

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 7, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Recovery Recovery efforts continue in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. State officials lifted evacuation orders for the impacted region. All ports in the region are open; however, some are open with draft restrictions still in place. The U.S.

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Moving Grain: Hurricane Harvey Closes Most Texas Ports, Shuts Down Rail Lines, Roads

Moving Grain: Hurricane Harvey Closes Most Texas Ports, Shuts Down Rail Lines, Roads

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 1, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Closes Most Texas Ports, Shuts Down Rail Lines and Roads According to USDA’s Aug. 29, 2017, Weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin, Hurricane Harvey made landfall near Rockport, TX, on Aug. 25, with maximum sustained winds of 130 mph.

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Grain Markets: Weekly Export Inspections Remain Bullish – DTN

Grain Markets: Weekly Export Inspections Remain Bullish – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman, DTN Analyst 🕔Aug 29, 2017

Corn, soybean and wheat inspections maintained a bullish pace again in this week’s export inspections report, according to DTN Analyst Todd Hultman. Corn weekly export inspections were 31.7 mb (805,756 mt) for the week ending Thursday, Aug. 24. This is

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