Rail service improving in the Midwest, grain handlers say

A survey of Upper Midwest grain handlers shows rail service for the 2014 harvest has been a pleasant surprise, Mike Steenhoek, executive director of the Soy Transportation Coalition, said last week.

"There are certainly opportunities for improvement moving forward, but railroads serving this particular area of the country should be commended for their performance up to this point," he said.

According to the survey by the Soy Transportation Coalition...

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