Recent Stories by reuters
Oct 23, 2020 by reuters
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has projected a banner performance over the next year for domestic corn and soybean exports, and so far, sales have been living up to the hype.
Oct 19, 2020 by reuters
Harvest continued last week at a solid clip for most of the U.S. Crop Watch producers. Three more of the 16 subject fields were completed, and just two fields remain.
Oct 15, 2020 by reuters
Chicago wheat futures rallied to five-year highs on Thursday, as cuts to Argentina's wheat outlook brought into focus the potential global supply damage possible due to dryness in top wheat producing countries.
Oct 14, 2020 by reuters
The drastic shift in prices from planting to harvest likely has farmers thinking a little differently about next year’s strategy than perhaps they expected.
Oct 13, 2020 by reuters
ICE cotton futures edged up for a third straight session on Tuesday as increasing fears regarding sizeable damage to the crop from Hurricane Delta countered pressure from a rising U.S. dollar.
Oct 13, 2020 by reuters
Five of the eight U.S. Crop Watch soybean fields were harvested between Tuesday and Wednesday, and the final yield score was better than predicted in four of those cases.
Oct 12, 2020 by reuters
Ag policies at the center of the presidential election.
Oct 09, 2020 by reuters
Chicago Board of Trade soybean futures surged to their highest prices since March 2018 after the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Friday said inventories will dwindle to a five-year low.
Oct 05, 2020 by reuters
Pre-harvest yield expectations for the Iowa corn and Nebraska soybeans were below average, but the final results on these Crop Watch fields came in well below what the producers had hoped for.
Sep 30, 2020 by reuters
Chicago Board of Trade grain and soybean futures soared on Wednesday after the U.S. Department of Agriculture surprised traders by reporting crop inventories that were smaller than expected.
Sep 29, 2020 by reuters
Industry analysts are predicting a highly unlikely scenario when it comes to Sept. 1 supplies of U.S. corn and soybeans, which could set up a surprise when the USDA publishes those numbers on Wednesday.
Sep 28, 2020 by reuters
The Illinois soybeans were the third of 16 U.S. Crop Watch fields to be harvested last week, and the results were extremely disappointing. But the fourth field, the Indiana corn, finished on a very strong note.
Sep 24, 2020 by reuters
Attorneys for Bayer AG and consumers told a judge on Thursday they are continuing to resolve thousands more cases, improving prospects for its $11 billion deal to end the litigation.
Sep 23, 2020 by reuters
When La Nina last showed up in late 2017, it made for extremely dry growing seasons in some regions, particularly in Argentina and the southern U.S. Plains, and farmers harvested very poor crops in early 2018.
Sep 22, 2020 by reuters
U.S. pork exports to China have surged beyond pre-trade war levels, led by higher shipments from Brazil's JBS SA and China's WH Group Ltd, owner of Smithfield Foods, as reported by Reuters.