Market News

  • India to Spend $7.9 Billion to Expand Irrigated Land

    7/3/2015 7:00:00 AM
    India will spend 500 billion rupees ($7.9 billion) over five years to expand irrigation as it seeks to help farmers improve crop yields and feed the nation’s 1.25 billion people.
  • Gulke: Wave Goodbye to $3 Cash Corn 7/3/2015 5:00:00 AM
    Feeling bearish and considering selling 2016 crop corn? Think again, says Jerry Gulke, because the outlook for grain prices looks very different after USDA's June 30 Acreage and Grain Stocks reports.
  • China: Potential Beef Consuming Giant 7/2/2015 4:00:00 PM
    China looks to be an emerging market for beef consumption; however the U.S. still remains banned from exporting to the country.
  • Crop Swap: Biggest Acre Jumps in 2015 7/2/2015 2:00:00 PM
    Nothing is constant but change, and USDA’s latest acreage reports served as a not-so-subtle reminder of that. Here are the states that saw the biggest “crop swaps” this year.
  • Bulls Dominate Pre-Holiday Trade 7/2/2015 12:25:00 PM
    Price trends going into the key July Fourth holiday are in bulls' favor.
  • Asia’s Growing Appetite for Meat, Milk Seen Driving Up Costs 7/1/2015 8:00:00 PM
    Asia’s fast-growing economies will increase demand for food in the next decade, especially meat and dairy, as incomes rise, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development and the United Nations predicted.
  • EU Output Begins Rising in Post-Quota World 7/1/2015 4:06:00 PM
    But German and French production actually dropped in April.
  • Global Wheat Shipments Seen at Risk due to Canadian Drought 7/1/2015 12:00:00 PM
    The drought parching fields across parts of Canada risks triggering a shortfall in global wheat exports, according to Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd., which said the event was being compared to dryness in 2002.

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