Trump Plan To Fund Infrastructure Gets Mixed Reviews – DTN

🕔Feb 13, 2018Farm leaders largely had praise Monday for the Trump administration’s infrastructure plan, which calls for spending $200 billion in federal funding over 10 years, including a special $50 billion pot […]

River Shipping Disrupted: Economic Impact on Corn and Soybeans? 15 Key Points

🕔Aug 3, 2017The Upper Mississippi River-Illinois River (UMR-IR) is a primary corridor for U.S. grain and oilseeds to Gulf of Mexico export ports. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE or Corps) […]

U.S. River Locks, Dams, Levees Get Grade “D” from Engineers Group – DTN

🕔Mar 21, 2017The nation’s infrastructure received an average grade of D+ in the American Society of Civil Engineers‘ (ASCE) 2017 Infrastructure Report Card released on March 9. The report is an assessment […]

U.S. Grain Transportation: Ocean Freight Rates Drop to Lowest Levels in 6 Years

🕔Feb 6, 2015By the end of January, ocean freight rates for shipping bulk grains dropped to their lowest levels since the end of January 2009. During the week ending January 30, the […]

U.S. Grain Transportation: Corn Inspections Highest Since October

🕔Jan 29, 2015For the week ending January 22, total inspections of corn from all major export regions reached .857 million metric tons (mmt), up 17 percent from the past week, 190 percent […]

U.S. Grain Transportation: Corn, Wheat Inspections Increase Markedly

🕔Jan 23, 2015For the week ending January 15, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, soybeans) from all major export regions reached 2.6 million metric tons (mmt), down 4 percent from the past […]

U.S. Grain Transportation: Total Inspections Fall but Wheat Rebounds

🕔Jan 8, 2015For the week ending January 1, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, soybeans) from all major export regions reached 2.2 million metric tons (mmt), down 6 percent from the past […]

U.S. Grain Transportation: Inspections Lowest Since Late September

🕔Jan 2, 2015For the week ending December 25, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, and soybeans) from all major export regions reached 2.2 million metric tons (mmt), down 37 percent from the […]

U.S. Grain Transportation: Corn Inspections Highest Since October

🕔Dec 26, 2014For the week ending December 18, total inspections of corn from all major export regions reached .767 million metric tons (mmt), up 40 percent from the past week but down […]

U.S. Grain Transportation: Rail Shipments Make Big Jump

🕔Dec 18, 2014U.S. railroads originated 25,819 carloads of grain during the week ending December 6, up 28 percent from last week, 26 percent from last year, and 25 percent from the 3-year […]

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