China is expecting soy meal demand to increase between 7 to 8 percent for soybean meal this year, according to Sue Martin, president of Ag and Investment Services. She said corn demand is also increasing, but demand runs allusive.
There’s a lot of ownership of old crop corn in the U.S.
The marketplace is ramping up speculation over USDA’s March 31 Planting Intentions report, says Jerry Gulke, president of the Gulke Group.
As bearish news continue to pile on the market, analysts on U.S. Farm Report think it’s too early have a completely gloomy outlook on the market.
Imports halted from 1 plant of BRF and 1 Seara facility.
One good indicator of future market movement is fund action.
Major importers ban Brazil shipments after food-safety scandal.
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USDA and independent firms have released numbers that Brazil is harboring a record soybean and potentially record corn crop. These numbers could have the potential to change the structure of the markets in the U.S., according to Brian Basting of Advance Trading, Inc.
The Brazilian ag sector is trying to minimize damage both at home and in export markets after allegations of corruption are raised against meat inspectors and accusations of allowing rotten meat into the marketplace.
China's trading partners are bringing the top U.N. food standards official to Beijing in a last-ditch attempt to persuade regulators to scale back plans to require intensive inspections of food imports — including such low-risk items as wine and chocolate — that Washington and Europe say could disrupt billions of dollars in commerce.
The cattle market has been pretty interesting as of late. Elaine Kub, author of “Mastering the Grain Markets” discusses the fundamentals behind the recent strengthening of the cattle market.
The market has discounted South American crops and turned its attention to March 31 and beyond, says Jerry Gulke of the Gulke Group.
While China’s agricultural output has surged along with its robust economic growth, state-run stockpiles are overwhelming demand and prompting the government to reevaluate costly buying programs intended to bolster food security.
Executive staff leaders from 11 major U.S. agricultural and agribusiness organizations commended the Trump administration for engaging in a substantive and productive meeting today focused on the importance of continued growth of food and agriculture exports.
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Organized crime has a seemingly insatiable appetite for farm and food businesses, one of the few economic sectors experiencing growth during Italy's protracted economic crisis.
It’s no secret: farmers love to plant corn. A lot of numbers are circling around ahead of the UADA’s March 31 Prospective Plantings report. Some estimates think corn will see roughly 90 million acres and soybeans will be close to that mark as well.