Field tests show sustained neonicotinoid exposure negatively affects bees

American Association for the Advancement of Science – In two of the first large-scale, field-realistic studies to date, researchers in Europe and Canada have affirmed what’s been hypothesized about neonicotinoids — that prolonged exposure to these insecticides negatively affects bees. Their results reveal that local environment and species influence the impact of these widely used […]

Whole Peeled, Unpeeled and Rolled Oats

National Organic Grain and Feedstuffs: June 7

Compared to two weeks ago, FOB grower bids on organic feed corn 8.00, feed soybeans 16.75-17.00, and bids for feed wheat delivered elevator ranging 8.00-9.00 as demand increased. Feed corn traded one cent higher FOB with demand moderate on active trade. Feed soybean trades ranged 17.00-18.00 FOB on moderate demand and activity. Corn and soybean […]

Whole Peeled, Unpeeled and Rolled Oats

National Organic Grain and Feedstuffs: May 24

USDA – Compared to two weeks ago, grower bids on feed grade organic corn 8.25 FOB. Feed grade corn demand and activity good, trading 31 cents higher FOB. Feed grade soybean demand and activity light, trading 17.10-17.75 FOB. Bids mostly 17.50 to 18.00 delivered elevator. Rainy conditions have delayed corn and soybean planting process across […]