Agriculture News Results

  • GRAIN HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    Wheat Down Again on Russian Rainfall. Wheat for December delivery fell 0.9% to $5.98 1/ 2 a bushel on the Chicago Board of Trade Friday following Russian wheat price down as rain showers hit the Black Sea region. Corn for December delivery were unchanged at $3.98 1/ 2 a bushel.

  • LIVESTOCK HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    The McRib Is Back; Take That, 2020-- Market Talk. 10:17 ET- The coronavirus pandemic has made 2020 a year of cancellations, but it couldn't put the kibosh on the return of the legendary McRib sandwich at McDonald's. In fact, the fast-food chain says it's bringing the barbecue sandwich back nationwide on Dec. 2 for the first time since 2012. McDonald's introduced the McRib in the early 1980' s but removed it from the menu in 1985 and has since brought it back for limited-time runs.

  • USDA Weekly By-Product Value Hog Report - Oct 30

    NW_LS446*** This report is delayed due to technical difficulties*** Des Moines, IA Fri, Oct 30, 2020 USDA Market News.

  • USDA Sep Farm Prices +0.9% From Aug, +1.1% From Year

    WASHINGTON-- The index of prices received by U.S. farmers. for their products in September was up 0.9% From August, and was up 1.1%. from a year earlier, the U.S.

  • COVID-19 raises governments' food security concerns, demand for U.S. crops -ADM CEO

    COVID-19 outbreaks are increasing governments' food-security concerns, and importers need U.S. corn and soybeans for the first time in a long time to meet demand, Archer Daniels Midland Chief Executive Officer Juan Luciano said on Friday. The pandemic has upended supply chains globally, as some consumers hoard food and the virus threatens food-processing operations if workers fall ill.

  • ADM CEO says countries more concerned about food security

    Juan Luciano, CEO of Global grains trader Archer Daniels Midland Co (ADM), said governments are more concerned about food security during the coronavirus pandemic and the world needs U.S. corn and soybean supply for the first time in a long time. Luciano spoke in a Friday conference call to discuss third-quarter earnings.

  • Biden farms for crucial votes in Trump Country

    - By planting a sign in early October supporting Joe Biden on a country road near her Minnesota dairy farm, Meg Stuedemann initially stood out from her neighbors. The 54-year-old, who runs Derrydale Farm in Belle Plaine with her husband, supports the former vice president, a Democrat, for president because of his pledges to combat climate change and promote renewable energy.

  • China Shanghai Rubber Futures Closing Prices, Volume

    Friday, October 30 2020 Natural Rubber Turnover: 2,278,173 lots Open High Low Settle Prev. Change Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-20 14,005 14,800 13,890 14,260 14,615 -355 1,556 3,122 Jan-21 15,480 16,630 15,390 16,010 16,145 -135 1,991,948 213,619 Mar-21 15,185 16,310 15,020 15,705 15,870 -165 14,814 9,584 Apr-21 15,120 16,160 15,065 15,620 15,795 -175 5,282 7,821 May-21 15,050 16,100 15,000 15,515 15,690 -175 233,867 68,257 Jun-21 14,970 15,920 14,970 15,665 15,575 90...

  • GRAIN HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    Wheat Down For Fourth Straight Session. Wheat for December delivery fell 0.8% to $6.03 3/ 4 a bushel on the Chicago Board of Trade Thursday in reaction to more rain in major wheat-growing areas in the U.S. and Russia. Corn for December delivery fell 0.8% to $3.98 1/ 2 a bushel.

  • LIVESTOCK HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    Pilgrim's Turns to Robot Meat-Cutters-- Market Talk. 10:43 ET- Chicken supplier Pilgrim's Pride says it's investing in automation as the company shifts production to supply more supermarkets and fast-food restaurants, following consumers' pandemic purchasing. A Texas plant that Pilgrim's is revamping to focus on smaller chickens will also bring in automated deboning equipment, replacing the manual process currently in place, says CEO Fabio Sandri on Pilgrim's quarterly...

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