Milling Journal Milling Journal Online Despite Low Prices, Wheat Having Trouble Competing With Corn as Feed at Feed Lots Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:10:06 EDT South Dakota Winter Wheat Planting Nears Halfway Point Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:25:12 EDT Despite Third Year Straight Year of Record Wheat Inventories, Global Demand Remains Strong Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:08:54 EDT North Dakota Mill Celebrates Grand Opening of New G Mill Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:25:39 EDT by Karl Ohm, Milling Journal editor The North Dakota Mill and Elevator Association, Grand Forks, and the North Dakota Industrial Commission (NDIC), Bismarck, celebrated on Sept. 26 the official grand opening of a new 11,500-cwt.-per-day G-mill along with 200 invited guests consisting largely of state and local officials, dignitaries, vendors, customers, and producers. Several key members of the North Dakota Wheat Commission also were present. Fully commissioned not more than two weeks earlier in mid-September, the new $38.7 million state-of-the-art G-mill is a seven-story slipform concrete building measuring approximately 280 feet by about 60 feet with an attached 10-story cleaning house. Egypt's Move to Ditch Government Wheat Inspectors Upsets Traders Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:10:41 EDT Heavy Rains Expected to Curb Potential Record Australia Wheat Output Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:07:31 EDT Russia Reports Good Moisture Levels for Winter Wheat Crop Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:21:16 EDT Omni Ecosystems Cultivating Wheat on Chicago Rooftops Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:18:38 EDT Kansas Wheat Hosts Informational Exchange With Cuban Flour Mill Professionals Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:36:18 EDT Kansas Wheat is hosting an informational exchange with a group of Cuban flour mill professionals this week. This first-of-its-kind event allows these Cuban millers to experience Kansas farming and its wheat industry first hand. The millers represent two of the six flour mills in Cuba. Technical Specialist Marcelo Mitre from the USW Mexico City office is traveling with the team. The trip included a visit to Kansas Wheat Commissioner Jay Armstrong's farm, opportunities to discuss crop quality in the state with USDA and Kansas Wheat representatives, as well as tours of the Kansas Wheat Innovation Center, the IGP Institute, the Hal U.S. Wheat Associates Announces Retirement of Two Long-Time Associates From Taiwan Office Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:15:58 EDT Taipei, Taiwan - U.S. Wheat Associates (USW) announces the retirement of two long-time associates from its Taipei Office. After 33 years of service, Ronald L. J. Lu is stepping down as Country Director, and Serena Wu is retiring her post as Office Manager and Accountant after 38 years of service. “Today, per capita wheat consumption in Taiwan has exceeded that of rice. "It is a market that prefers the quality and reliability of U.S. wheat and Ron and Serena have played key roles in that success,” said USW Regional Vice President Matt Weimar, who oversees operations in South Asia, China,