08:36AM Jan 24, 2015

Rail Forces Crop Swap

AgWeb Staff
AgWeb Contributor

Farmers adapt to life amid oil boom, big harvests

12:18PM Nov 13, 2014

BNSF Rebuffs Some Tank Cars to Ease Rail Traffic Jam

Wire Service

BNSF, which has come under scrutiny this year from the U.S. Surface Transportation Board over late grain deliveries, has told some oil shippers its network can’t accommodate more tank cars.

12:03PM Oct 14, 2014

Wisconsin Companies Hit by Railway Shipping Delays

Associated Press
AgWeb Contributor

Wisconsin businesses that produce everything from cheese to gravel are concerned about delays in shipping as railroads divert cars to serve Canada's grain farmers and North Dakota's oil industry.

11:57AM Jul 30, 2014

South Dakota Farmers Find Shortage of Grain Storage

Associated Press
AgWeb Contributor

Rail congestion and large bounties of crops have some worried about grain storage space as South Dakota's harvest gets underway.

06:14AM Aug 01, 2013

Record Crop Could Mean Train Troubles This Fall

Rail companies got a late start on routine maintenance this year, which could create a back-up of trains and long lines at grain elevators.

00:39AM Dec 10, 2011

Tailgate Talk: Historic Tractor Celebrates 50-Year Legacy

Farm Journal Editors
AgWeb Contributor

In October, Versatile built its 100,000th tractor at its Winnipeg, Canada, factory. Also, read facts on the U.S. railway system.