LATEST NEWS FROM MARKETS

14:55PM Mar 07, 2011

CWT Assists with 0.7 Million Pounds of Cheese Export Sales

MILK Editors
AgWeb Contributor

CWT accepted four requests for export assistance from Foremost Farms and Land O’Lakes to sell 683,000 lb. of Cheddar cheese to customers in Central America and the Middle East.

09:54AM Mar 07, 2011

FAPRI: 4% Increase in Food Prices Predicted

AgWeb.com Editors
AgWeb Contributor

Food prices will rise not only from higher prices paid at the farm level for food grains and livestock, but also recent increases in energy costs.

00:16AM Mar 06, 2011

Vilsack says Cutting Ethanol Incentives Would Be Bad Move

Greg Vincent
AgWeb Contributor

USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack says calls for eliminating ethanol subsidies should be ignored as we need energy independence and jobs.

01:47AM Mar 05, 2011

Acreage Battle Intensifies with Weather Uncertainty

Sara Schafer
Sara Schafer

With planting season right around the corner, the acreage battle is heating up. “It’s going to boil down to weather again,” says Jerry Gulke, president of Gulke Group.

17:11PM Mar 04, 2011

Up Week for Grains

AgWeb.com Editors
AgWeb Contributor

Corn open interest climbed to another record high as outside money continues to flow into the most solid of grain markets.

17:11PM Mar 04, 2011

Red Across the Board for Grains

AgWeb.com Editors
AgWeb Contributor

It was a wild week at the CBOT this week.

01:40AM Mar 04, 2011

Predicting Corn Consumption, Prices for 2011

AgWeb.com Editors
AgWeb Contributor

With corn production down and corn consumption up, the market is poised to see record-high prices per bushel in the 2010-11 marketing year.