1. The $1 trillion infrastructure plan that President Joe Biden signed into law Monday has money for roads, bridges, ports, rail transit, safe water, the power grid, broadband internet and more. The plan promises to reach almost every corner of the country.
2. The oldest cooperative elevator in North Dakota will go down in history as the first in the United States to load an 8,500-foot unit train, Ag Week reported. Farmers Elevator Co. of Honeyford, founded in 1905, on Monday, Nov. 1, 2021, loaded a 142-car train filled with 550,000 bushels of corn. The corn, grown by farmers in a 50-mile radius of the tiny northeast North Dakota town, was bound for an Alberta grain company, where it was to be distributed to cattle feedlots.