Agriculture News Results

  • USDA Crop Progress: Soybean Progress-Nov 18

    For the week ended Nov 17, in percent. NOTE: Averages for are based on the number of planted acres, not the number of states. NO CONDITION REPORTED: PROGRESS:-- Harvested-- 11/ 17 11/ 10 2018 Avg Ark 93 88 82 95 Ill 92 87 96 98 Ind 91 88 93 95 Iowa 95 91 97 98 Ks 92 83 80 92 Ky 88 83 75 83 La 100 100 97 99 Mich 76 74 82 91 Minn 97 91 98 99 Miss 97 95 95 98 Mo 83 72 76 89 Nebr 99 96 97 99 NC 61 54 57 59 ND 84 74 93 98 Ohio 90 86 88 95 SD 95 91 98 99 Tenn 85 80 74 85 Wis 77 71 90 95 18- state avg 91 85 91 95.

  • USDA Crop Progress: Winter Wheat Condition/Progress-Nov 18

    For the week ended Nov 17, in percent. NOTE: Averages for are based on the number of planted acres, not the number of states. CONDITION: very poor poor fair good excellent 11/ 17 11/ 10 11/ 17 11/ 10 11/ 17 11/ 10 11/ 17 11/ 10 11/ 17 11/ 10 Ark 9 3 13 5 36 41 35 44 7 7 Cali 0 0 0 0 15 15 75 70 10 15 Colo 2 1 6 7 28 21 51 50 13 21 Idah 0 0 1 1 42 37 50 51 7 11 Ill 6 6 12 15 37 36 43 40 2 3 Ind 3 3 9 10 39 40 41 39 8 8 Kans 5 4 13 11 35 34 39 42 8 9 Mich 7 6 12 13 32 29 39 40 10 12 Mo 2 1 7 5 49 51 40 41 2 2 Mont 2 0 9 15 24 30 33 35 32 20 Nebr 2 2 3 8 25 27 53 50 17 13 NC 1 1 1 3 20 11...

  • USDA Crop Progress: Corn Progress-Nov 18

    For the week ended Nov 17, in percent. NOTE: Averages for are based on the number of planted acres, not the number of states. NO CONDITION REPORTED: PROGRESS:-- Harvested-- 11/ 17 11/ 10 2018 Avg Colo 92 83 86 87 Ill 80 71 99 97 Ind 80 72 91 91 Iowa 77 64 90 93 Kans 95 90 92 96 Ky 98 96 95 96 Mich 39 33 73 75 Minn 77 63 92 94 Mo 85 79 95 96 Nebr 85 74 86 91 NC 100 100 100 100 ND 23 15 70 85 Ohio 75 65 81 87 Pa 72 65 75 81 SD 53 39 80 91 Tenn 100 100 100 99 Tex 95 92 95 96 Wis 44 30 78 77 18- state avg 76 66 89 92.

  • USDA Chicago Terminal Grain - Nov 18

    GX_GR110 Springfield, IL Mon, Nov 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 4.8925-5.2725 30 Days UP 4.5 -18 Z to 20 Z UNCH Soybeans 8.8525-9.0025 Spot DN 8 -25 F to -10 F UNCH Soybeans 8.8525-9.0025 15-30 Days DN 8 -25 F...

  • Swiss grain merchant Ameropa picks Bunge executive as next CEO

    Swiss grain merchant Ameropa said on Monday it has appointed William Dujardin, a longstanding manager at Bunge (BG), as its next chief executive. Dujardin will take up the post on Jan. 8, Ameropa said in a statement. He will succeed Andreas Zivy, the group's chairman who took on the CEO role earlier this year when Jan Kadanik left the firm.

  • Ivory Coast 2019/20 cocoa grind up 4.4 % by end Oct.

    * Ivory Coast cocoa grinders processed 47,000 tonnes of beans from the start of the season on Oct. 1 to the end of October, data from exporters' association GEPEX showed on Monday.

  • Commodity group Louis Dreyfus promotes coffee head to COO role in latest reshuffle

    Louis Dreyfus Company on Monday appointed its head of coffee Michael Gelchie as its new chief operating officer in the latest management reshuffle at the family-held agricultural commodity group. Gelchie will take on the COO role with immediate effect, replacing Andrea Maserati, who is leaving the firm, LDC said in a statement.

  • China Shanghai Rubber Futures Closing Prices, Volume

    Monday, November 18 2019 Natural Rubber Turnover: 389,850 lots Open High Low Settle Prev. Change Vol Open Settle Interest Jan-20 11,915 12,125 11,870 11,970 12,055 -85 299,706 270,344 Mar-20 12,090 12,180 12,090 12,120 12,240 -120 18 42 Apr-20 12,140 12,215 12,140 12,150 12,160 -10 14 80 May-20 12,080 12,300 12,060 12,170 12,235 -65 85,332 190,932 Jun-20--- 12,220 12,220 0 0 40 Jul-20--- 12,435 12,435 0 0 16 Aug-20--- 12,505 12,505 0 0 52 Sep-20 12,250 12,455 12,215 12,325 12,380 -55...

  • Commodity giant Louis Dreyfus names Michael Gelchie as chief operating officer

    Agricultural commodity giant Louis Dreyfus on Monday named Michael Gelchie as its new chief operating officer, while also announcing the departure of executive Andrea Maserati. LDC is one of the so-called "ABCD" quartet of global grain trading giants, alongside Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Bunge (BG) and Cargill.

  • U.S. stock market at record but farm bankruptcies at highest since 2011

    Squeeze on farmers underscores the toll the trade war has taken on a critical Trump constituency ahead of the 2020 elections. While the U.S. stock market is soaring to new record highs, farmers are having trouble paying their bills in the heart of America's agricultural sector. U.S. stocks closed at fresh record highs on Friday on revived hopes for a U.S.- China trade deal despite mixed economic data.

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