Grainbelt Corporation GNBC #443

Nature of Firm

GNBC operates 176 continuous north-south route miles from Enid to Frederick, OK. Connections are made with BNSF and UP at Enid, with FMRC at Clinton, and with UP via WTJR at Frederick. GNBC has trackage rights over BNSF from Snyder, OK to Quanah, TX (59 miles). Traffic includes wheat, gypsum rock and products, oil field materials, cotton, fertilizer, lumber, feed grains and meals, and farm implements.


This line is a former BN/St Louis – San Francisco branch. Short line service started August 31, 1987. The company is owned by Farmrail System, Inc. (employee owned) and is operated in connection with the affiliated Farmrail Corporation.

Company Information

Company AffiliationFarmrail System, Inc.
Interchange PointsEnid, OK and Frederick, OK via WTJR
Agreement TypeHandling Carrier but UP must obtain rate and division approval from GNBC.

Traffic at Enid, OK, is subject to a BNSF intermediate switch charge for both loads and empties.
Information Exchange Methodn/a