The grain tower with the humongous mural in Midland’s harbour is known to many. The business that operates the tower is known to few.

Yet, Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), founded in 1902, is one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers. ADM Milling in Midland produces wheat flour for various baking applications.

Ten to twelve ships carrying wheat from Western Canada to the grain elevator arrive in port between April and December to unload tonnes of wheat.

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