The world's largest cattle feeder has sold to Pinnacle Asset Management, L.P., an investment firm specializing in commodities and natural resources.
Chicago Mercantile Exchange cattle futures surged on Wednesday on technical buying and short-covering, spurred in part by higher-than-expected prices at a weekly cattle sale, traders said.
One of the mostnegative aspects of the soybean market the last few months has been exports. More specifically the lack of exports to keep us on pace to hit the USDA's target...
Responding to big demand, monthly average truck rates for refrigerated freight climbed again in December to reach an all-time high, according to the DAT Freight Index.
Reduced milk volumes and high operating costs cited as reason for Los Banos plant closing.
As farmers look for higher prices, they may find hope in the historical pattern that the path to higher prices is always through lower prices.
Cattle markets surge towards the top end of the range.