OMAHA, NEBRASKA, U.S. — The Scoular Co. said Aug. 1 it has acquired the assets of Tribune Grain L.L.C. in Tribune, Kansas, U.S. The transaction includes a grain elevator in Tribune, northwest of Dodge City near the Colorado state line.

The elevator is situated on the Kansas and Oklahoma Railroad. Also in the transaction are two seasonal truck facilities located in Greeley county north and northwest of Tribune. The acquisition expands Scoular’s presence in the area. Across Kansas and into eastern Colorado, Scoular operates 10 grain elevators in addition to Tribune. The nearest its new elevator is a unit train loading facility in Coolidge, Kansas, about 50 miles to the north.