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Drought hurt crop production for Canadian wheat and canola this year, according to Statistics Canada’s latest Production of Principal Field Crops report released Friday, Oct. 2.
Vietnamese chicken farmers plan to file a rare anti-dumping lawsuit accusing U.S. producers of selling poultry below cost, highlighting the challenges facing the Communist nation as the historic Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is set to opens its markets.
On a worldwide basis, the report says El Niño is unambiguously good for those wanting higher commodity values.
While the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership trade accord may benefit North American grain and meat exporters, Canadian dairy farmers are crying over lost domestic milk revenue that will go to foreigners.
The deal gives U.S. livestock producers new market access and simplifies inspection rules for fruits and vegetables while lowering taxes across farm goods, according to Darci Vetter, the U.S. Trade Representative’s chief agriculture negotiator.
The United States is still far and away the world’s No. 1 corn exporter. But according to the USDA Economic Research Service (ERS), two countries have emerged as major corn exporters in the 21st Century.
A dozen Pacific-rim nations agreed to a historic pact that would cut trade barriers on items ranging from cars to rice, setting up a potentially contentious ratification vote before a skeptical U.S. Congress.
More than half of the European Union’s 28 nations plan to prohibit the cultivation of a group of genetically modified crops awaiting EU regulatory approval.
Jerry Gulke discusses the U.S. dollar, harvest yields, and the cattle market in the Weekend Market Report.