Agriculture News Results

  • USDA Chicago Terminal Grain - Sep 18

    GX_GR110 Springfield, IL Wed, Sep 18, 2019 USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News Chicago Terminal Grain Report To Arrive Truck and Rail Bids for Grain Delivered to Chicago. The following quotations represent Bids from Terminal Elevators, Processors, Mills, and Merchandisers after 1:30 p.m. today. Grain Bids Delivery Change Basis Change SRW Wheat 4.7150-4.9950 30 Days UP 5.25 -18 Z to 10 Z UNCH Soybeans 8.5875-8.6875 Spot DN 5 -30 X to -20 X UNCH Soybeans 8.5875-8.6875 15-30 Days DN 5 -30 X...

  • Size matters. Big U.S. farms get even bigger amid China trade war

    As the 2018 harvest approached, North Dakota farmer Mike Appert had a problem - too many soybeans and nowhere to put them. Selling was a bad option. So Appert, who farms 48,000 acres, cut a check for $800,000 to build eight new permanent steel bins.

  • India's monsoon rains above-average for third straight week -weather office

    Monsoon rains in India in the week through to Wednesday were above average for a third straight week, the weather office said, with floods hitting many districts in the central parts of the country and damaging crops such as soybean and pulses. Monsoon rains are crucial to farm output and economic growth because the agricultural sector accounts for about 15% of India's $2.5 trillion economy.

  • BRIEF-SPI Energy Launches Its Hemp And CBD Business, Partners With Navajo Nation

    SPI Energy Co Ltd (SPI): * SPI ENERGY LAUNCHES ITS HEMP AND CBD BUSINESS, PARTNERS WITH NAVAJO NATION. * SPI ENERGY CO-RECENTLY EXECUTED A MANAGEMENT SERVICES AGREEMENT WITH NATIVE AMERICAN AGRICULTURAL COMPANY TO CULTIVATE HEMP IN NAVAJO NATION. * COMPANY EXPECTS TO HARVEST ITS FIRST CROP OF HEMP IN NOVEMBER 2019 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

  • China Shanghai Rubber Futures Closing Prices, Volume

    Wednesday, September 18 2019 Natural Rubber Turnover: 361,692 lots Open High Low Settle Prev. Change Vol Open Settle Interest Oct-19 11,140 11,140 11,070 11,105 11,205 -100 6 90 Nov-19 11,225 11,235 11,060 11,150 11,275 -125 2,030 14,036 Jan-20 12,035 12,065 11,850 11,940 12,120 -180 322,842 360,772 Mar-20--- 12,060 12,240 -180 0 46 Apr-20--- 12,150 12,315 -165 0 78 May-20 12,190 12,225 12,025 12,110 12,280 -170 35,884 78,338 Jun-20 12,185 12,270 12,185 12,205 12,340 -135 12 58...

  • Malawi economy to grow 4.5% in 2019 -IMF

    Malawi's economy is likely to expand by 4.5% this year, the International Monetary Fund said late on Tuesday, boosted by improved agricultural production and the rebuilding of infrastructure damaged by Cyclone Idai. The growth projection is down slightly from the fund's March forecast of a 5% expansion to gross domestic product.

  • GRAIN HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    Corn Leads Slide as Crop Conditions Remain Stable. Corn for December delivery fell 1.6% to $3.68 a bushel on the Chicago Board of Trade on Tuesday, as the most recent crop-condition report was seen supportive of higher grain supplies this year. Wheat for December delivery ended 0.9% lower at $4.84 1/ 4 a bushel.

  • LIVESTOCK HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    Pork Plants to Speed Slaughter Under USDA Rule Changes-- Update. Department of Agriculture set new rules to shift more food-safety responsibilities from government inspectors to workers in pork plants, allowing meatpackers to speed up processing lines. The USDA's biggest overhaul of hog-slaughtering rules in five decades is a victory for pork companies, which said the changes will let them implement more advanced food-safety operations and run plants more efficiently.

  • U.S. worker, food-safety advocates sound alarm over new hog slaughter rules

    U.S. food safety and the health of plant workers will be at risk from new federal rules that allow meat companies to slaughter hogs as fast as they want and shift the role of government inspectors, food and environmental advocates said on Tuesday.

  • USDA Chicago Terminal Grain - Sep 17

    GX_GR110 Springfield, IL Tue, Sep 17, 2019 USDA-IL Dept of Ag Market News Chicago Terminal Grain Report To Arrive Truck and Rail Bids for Grain Delivered to Chicago. The following quotations represent Bids from Terminal Elevators, Processors, Mills, and Merchandisers after 1:30 p.m. today. Grain Bids Delivery Change Basis Change SRW Wheat 4.6625-4.9425 30 Days DN 4.5 -18 Z to 10 Z UNCH Soybeans 8.6375-8.7375 Spot DN 6.25 -30 X to -20 X UNCH Soybeans 8.6375-8.7375 15-30 Days DN...

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