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  • Bayer: farmers pre-buying crop inputs as supply-chain snarls continue

    U.S. farmers are pre-buying seeds and chemicals they need earlier than normal, in a bid to secure supplies for next spring amid sector-wide supply-chain problems, a top executive at German agricultural and pharmaceuticals firm Bayer AG said on Tuesday.

  • BRIEF-BASF And Cargill Expand Partnership

    Cargill Inc: * BASF AND CARGILL EXPAND PARTNERSHIP TO DEVELOP AND MARKET INNOVATIVE ENZYME-BASED SOLUTIONS FOR ANIMAL FEED INDUSTRY Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

  • GRAINS-Chicago corn, soybean futures bounce on technical buying, potential export demand

    * CBOT corn, soy firm on renewed hopes of increased exports. * CBOT wheat turns higher on Paris rally. * U.S. soybean crush hits three-month low in September. By P.J. Huffstutter. CHICAGO, Oct 15 - Chicago corn and soybean futures prices rose on Friday, supported by technical buying and renewed hopes of export demand, while wheat prices were boosted by a rally in the European market, traders said.

  • Chinese corn gets cheaper, regains lost share from wheat in feed rations

    For the first time in a year, corn prices in China's key Shandong hub this week have fallen to the same levels as wheat, leading some feed producers to switch back to using more of the yellow grain, traders and analysts said. Corn prices in key animal-feeding hubs such as Shandong province had been trading at a rare sustained premium to wheat for most of the past year.

  • In Taiwan tea country, a scramble to adapt to extreme weather

    Chien Shun-yih looks out over his withering tea fields in Taiwan's picturesque southern Meishan township and lets out a sigh. A once-in-a-century drought last year followed by torrential rain this year have decimated his crop and left Taiwan's tea farmers scrambling to adapt to the extreme weather changes.

  • Wake up and smell the 'sustainable' coffee produced in Finnish lab

    With climate change threatening traditional coffee farming, Finnish scientists say they have produced coffee from cell cultures with an aroma and taste resembling the real thing.

  • BRIEF-Bunge Ltd Agrees To Sell Mexico Wheat Mills To Grupo Trimex

    Bunge Ltd (BG): * PRESS RELEASE - BUNGE AGREES TO SELL MEXICO WHEAT MILLS TO GRUPO TRIMEX. * Bunge Ltd (BG) - WILL CONTINUE TO SERVE ITS OIL AND MEAL CUSTOMERS IN MEXICO. * Bunge Ltd (BG) - WILL CONTINUE TO OPERATE ITS CORN MILL IN QUERÉTARO. * Bunge Ltd (BG) - BUNGE WILL CONTINUE TO SERVE ITS OIL AND MEAL CUSTOMERS IN MEXICO AND WILL CONTINUE TO OPERATE ITS CORN MILL IN QUERÉTARO.

  • Ivory Coast cocoa grind up 11.1% in September, say exporters

    Ivory Coast cocoa grinders had processed 556,000 tonnes of beans by the end of September since the start of the season on Oct. 1, 2020, down from 559,000 tonnes over the same period last season, data from the exporters' association GEPEX showed on Tuesday. Grinding reached 50,000 tonnes in September, up from 45,000 tonnes in the same month the previous year.

  • 'Desperate for tires.' Components shortage roils U.S. harvest

    Dale Hadden cannot find any spare tires for his combine harvester.     New Ag Supply in Kansas is pleading with customers to order parts now for spring planting.     "You try to baby your equipment, but we're all at the mercy of luck right now," said Holub, a fourth-generation corn and soybean farmer in Buckingham, Iowa.

  • 'Desperate for tires.' Components shortage roils U.S. harvest

    Dale Hadden cannot find any spare tires for his combine harvester.     New Ag Supply in Kansas is pleading with customers to order parts now for spring planting.     "You try to baby your equipment, but we're all at the mercy of luck right now," said Holub, a fourth-generation corn and soybean farmer in Buckingham, Iowa.

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