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Moving Grain: Highest Average Diesel Prices Seen So Far in 2017

Moving Grain: Highest Average Diesel Prices Seen So Far in 2017

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 17, 2017

Grain Inspections at Lowest Level for the Year For the week ending August 10, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, and soybeans) for export from major U.S. export regions reached 1.88 million metric tons (mmt), the lowest so far for

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Moving Grain: Dredging Issues on Lower Mississippi; Grain Inspections Continue Climb

Moving Grain: Dredging Issues on Lower Mississippi; Grain Inspections Continue Climb

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 10, 2017

GAO Looks at Dredging Issues on the Lower Mississippi River In July 2017, the General Accountability Office (GAO) released a report titled Inland Harbors: The Corps of Engineers Should Assess Existing Capabilities to Better Inform Dredging Decisions (GAO-17-635). The report

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Moving Grain: Export Inspections Decrease, Remain Above Average

Moving Grain: Export Inspections Decrease, Remain Above Average

👤From USDA 🕔Aug 3, 2017

Grain Inspections Decrease But Remain Above Average For the week ending July 27, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, and soybeans) for export from major U.S. export regions reached 2.1 million metric tons (mmt), down 4 percent from the previous

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Moving Grain: Weekly Barge Shipments Highest Since Nov.

Moving Grain: Weekly Barge Shipments Highest Since Nov.

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 27, 2017

Weekly Grain Barge Shipments Highest Since Last November Grain tonnages through the locking portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Arkansas Rivers surged to 1.2 million tons, the highest since the week ending November 26, 2016. While corn shipments are higher

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Moving Grain: House Ag Committee Examines State of Rural Infrastructure

Moving Grain: House Ag Committee Examines State of Rural Infrastructure

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 20, 2017

House Agriculture Committee Examines “State of Infrastructure in Rural America” On July 19, the House Committee on Agriculture held a public hearing on the state of infrastructure in rural America, covering topics such as rural broadband, water, energy, agricultural research

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Moving Grain: Barge Tonnages 14% Above Average

Moving Grain: Barge Tonnages 14% Above Average

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 13, 2017

Mississippi Gulf Grain Inspections Rebound For the week ending July 6, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, and soybeans) for export from major U.S. export regions reached 2 million metric tons (mmt), up 6 percent from the previous week, down

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Moving Grain: Lock Delays on Ohio, Illinois Rivers Expected For Early July

Moving Grain: Lock Delays on Ohio, Illinois Rivers Expected For Early July

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 6, 2017

STB Updates Regulations on the Publication of Agricultural and Fertilizer Tariffs On June 30, the Surface Transportation Board (STB) adopted final rules amending regulations on the publication of rate and service terms for agricultural products and fertilizer. For those commodities,

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Moving Grain: Total Grain Inspections Decrease

Moving Grain: Total Grain Inspections Decrease

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 29, 2017

The Port of Los Angeles Sets 12-Month Container Throughput Record According to the Port of Los Angeles (LA), during the week ending June 23, “Evergreen Line’s Ever Sigma container ship discharged the 9 millionth TEU (twenty-foot equivalent unit) to pass

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Moving Grain: Rail Deliveries to Port Outpace Last Year

Moving Grain: Rail Deliveries to Port Outpace Last Year

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 22, 2017

Rail Deliveries to Port Outpace Last Year Year-to-date rail deliveries of U.S. grain to port for export are up noticeably from the same time last year. Deliveries of grain are up mainly due to increasing demand from Asia and Latin

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Moving Grain: Total Export Inspections Rebound

Moving Grain: Total Export Inspections Rebound

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 15, 2017

Total Inspections of Grain Rebound and Remain Well Above-Average in PNW For the week ending June 8, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, and soybeans) for export from major U.S. export regions reached 2.4 million metric tons (mmt), up 18

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