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Jun 01, 2020 by reuters
China has told state-owned firms to halt purchases of soybeans and pork from the United States, two people familiar with the matter said.
May 15, 2020 by reuters
The U.S. ethanol industry is showing some signs of recovery as government officials ease stay-at-home orders that depressed demand, while a vote Friday in Congress could bring the industry one step closer to federal aid.
May 08, 2020 by reuters
Top U.S. and Chinese trade representatives discussed their Phase 1 trade deal on Friday with China saying they agreed to improve the atmosphere for its implementation.
May 06, 2020 by reuters
Bunge Ltd reported a first-quarter loss on Wednesday and lowered its full-year forecast as the coronavirus crisis hammered demand for fuel and upended global food supply chains, sending shares plunging 11%.
Apr 30, 2020 by reuters
Chicago Board of Trade soybean futures rose about 2% on Thursday on strong export demand and news of fresh purchases by top global soy buyer China
Apr 24, 2020 by reuters
Grains trader Archer Daniels Midland Co said on Thursday it will temporarily idle ethanol production at two of its corn dry mill facilities due to lower gasoline demand.
Apr 21, 2020 by reuters
U.S. congressional leaders said on Tuesday they were very close to announcing an agreement on a new coronavirus relief deal worth more than $450 billion.
Apr 14, 2020 by reuters
The U.S. Department of Agriculture will spend up to $15.5 billion in the initial phase of its plan to bolster the nation's food supply chain against the impacts of the coronavirus outbreak.
Apr 03, 2020 by reuters
The U.S. biofuel industry has asked the Trump administration for funds from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Commodity Credit Corporation to help it survive a demand slump triggered by the coronavirus outbreak.
Apr 02, 2020 by reuters
U.S. poultry company Sanderson Farms Inc on Thursday said it is reducing chicken production in Georgia, the top U.S. chicken-producing state.
Mar 30, 2020 by reuters
t's watermelon season in Florida. But as the top U.S. watermelon-producing state prepares for harvest, many of the workers needed to collect the crop are stuck in Mexico, unable to secure visas.
Mar 27, 2020 by reuters
Nutrien Ltd, North America’s biggest farm retail supplier, moved up shipments of crop supplies by two to four weeks
Mar 27, 2020 by reuters
The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved a $2.2 trillion aid package - the largest in American history - to help individuals and companies cope with an economic downturn caused by the coronavirus outbreak.
Mar 25, 2020 by reuters
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will not appeal a court ruling that would sharply reduce its use of waivers exempting refineries from the nation's biofuels regulation.