LATEST NEWS FROM Trucks

The Diesel Gang is All Here
11:14AM Feb 14, 2020

The Diesel Gang is All Here

It was a few years in the making, but the big three truck manufacturers now offer half-ton diesels.

16:09PM Dec 02, 2019

Final compliance deadline nears for ELD mandate

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

The final compliance deadline for mandated electronic logging devices in U.S. trucks will arrive Dec. 17.

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13:37PM Nov 11, 2019

‘Driver’s hours matter’ detention reported released

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

With the advent of the electronic logging device mandate, time is replacing mileage as an indicator of truck rate values, according to a new report.

18:56PM Nov 07, 2019

Truck rates stable to lower

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

Adequate to surplus truck availability for fresh produce shipping districts was reported in early November.

06:10AM Oct 13, 2019

Truck rates continue tame

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

The latest truck rate report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows generally adequate supplies to meet demand.

14:58PM Aug 16, 2019

Truck rates stable in mid-August

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

Spot shortages of refrigerated produce trucks were noted in the Midwest states in mid-August, but most growing regions reported adequate supply.

12:43PM Aug 15, 2019

Proposed changes help truckers deal with delays in loading, unloading

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor

Opening the door for truckers to go “off the clock” for up to three hours when faced with delays in loading or unloading, new proposed rules on hours of service