Mother nature. I travel the 6 states surrounding Iowa and all have issues with too much moisture in one form or another. is our climate changing? I think so but believe we are in a cycle like earth has always been that way. Are you or did you prepare forRead Now
A late start to planting. May 18th first day to plant corn. Soybeans were then done around May 26th. Business with the truck has been super! Three companies are now in contact with us and see the need for more trucks and trailers. Looking for a driver and a possibility of another.
Every where I look I see 'Now hiring' signs and demand for production for products are up in most every segment. Which means more loads for the transportation industry that already moves 70 percent of freight with about 1.6 million drivers. It's not so much a truck driver shortage as it is finding qualified drivers. Also the turnover rate in some companies is over 100%. Local or long haul? There is demand for both in ag commodities and other commerce.
Hauling Corn to ethanol plant in Lakota. Soybeans to Rake. Markets got a lift from planting intentions but carryout is still largeRead Now