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  • LIVESTOCK HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    Asda Chief Financial Officer Rob McWilliam to Step Down in Summer. U.K. grocer Asda said Friday that Chief Financial Officer Rob McWilliam will step down this summer when his fixed-term contract ends and that he will be replaced by John Fallon. The U.K.' s third largest grocer by market share said that Mr.

  • GRAIN HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    Corn Long Positions Surge Toward Recent Highs. Large funds have expanded their long positions in U.S. corn futures, bringing their net long position close to a high last seen in February, but before that hadn't been seen in a decade. Managed money funds added nearly 17,000 long contracts in corn for the week ended April 13, according to this week's commitment of traders report from the CFTC.

  • USDA Weekly By-Product Value Hog Report - Apr 16

    NW_LS446 Des Moines, IA Fri, Apr 16, 2021 USDA Market News WEEKLY USDA BY-PRODUCT DROP VALUE The offal value from a typical slaughter hog for the week ended 4/ 16/ 2021 was estimated at 4.82 per cwt live, down -0.02 when compared to last week. CALCULATIONS FOR BY-PRODUCT VALUE- Lbs Price Change Value Prv/Wk Cheek meat, trimmed 0.28 124.00- 0.35 Chitterlings 1.26 42.00- 0.53 Ears, edible export 0.19 150.00- 0.29 Tongues, grn, bnls, sml bx 0.18 95.00- 0.17 Hearts, slashed, domestic 0.28 68.00- 0.19...

  • Russia's plan to restrict foreign warships near Crimea will keep Kerch Strait open: RIA

    Russia's plan to temporarily restrict movement of foreign warships in part of the Black Sea will not affect the nearby Kerch Strait, the RIA news agency reported on Friday, signalling lower risks for regional trade from Russia-Ukraine tensions. The Kerch Strait is a crucial part of the regional grain trade connecting the Azov sea with the Black Sea.

  • China Shanghai Rubber Futures Closing Prices, Volume

    Friday, April 16 2021 Natural Rubber Turnover: 446,649 lots Open High Low Settle Prev. Change Vol Open Settle Interest May-21 13,500 13,630 13,395 13,500 13,430 70 48,089 41,711 Jun-21 13,535 13,725 13,480 13,590 13,525 65 285 1,316 Jul-21 13,620 13,780 13,570 13,705 13,605 100 274 718 Aug-21 13,625 13,845 13,600 13,750 13,660 90 331 1,589 Sep-21 13,700 13,870 13,615 13,735 13,665 70 374,381 224,525 Oct-21 13,775 13,960 13,720 13,830 13,750 80 11,101 9,541 Nov-21 13,830...

  • LIVESTOCK HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    Chipotle Aims to Reduce Waste by 5% by 2025. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. said it aims to reduce overall waste by 5% by 2025 compared with 2020 as the company laid out its sustainability goals. The burrito chain Thursday said it also plans to partner with growers to convert more than 400 acres of conventional farmland to organic farmland through transitional growing methods by 2025. It said it aims to purchase more than 37 million pounds of produce from local farmers in 2021..

  • GRAIN HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    Wheat Futures Rise as Freeze Sets In. Wheat for May delivery rose 0.9% to $6.53 3/ 4 a bushel, on the Chicago Board of Trade on Thursday, with freezing temperatures descending on Midwestern wheat-growing areas. Soybeans for May delivery rose 0.6% to $14.18 1/ 4 a bushel.

  • Bunge's agent overturns Brazil injunction blocking access to key port

    Brazil's Litoral Soluções, an unlisted port agent representing U.S. grain trader Bunge (BG), won the reversal of an injunction blocking its right to ship grains from a key southern Brazilian port's public terminal. The ruling, seen by Reuters on Thursday, was handed down on Wednesday by Judge João Carlos Franco, who overturned his own decision from last week suspending the contract.

  • Walmart flagged for failing cage-free chicken test in Latin America

    Retail giant Walmart (WMT) is among the worst offenders in a new ranking of companies in Latin America that sell eggs from caged chickens, part of a new list of firms from Mexico to Argentina that aims to encourage more humane supply practices.

  • Walmart flagged for failing cage-free chicken test in Latin America

    Retail giant Walmart (WMT) is among the worst offenders in a new ranking of companies in Latin America that sell eggs from caged chickens, part of a new list of firms from Mexico to Argentina that aims to encourage more humane supply practices.

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