Agriculture News Results

  • China Shanghai Rubber Futures Closing Prices, Volume

    Friday, September 25 2020 Natural Rubber Turnover: 556,968 lots Open High Low Settle Prev. Change Vol Open Settle Interest Oct-20 11,630 12,000 11,580 11,810 11,570 240 83 62 Nov-20 11,630 11,995 11,610 11,825 11,610 215 2,338 6,979 Jan-21 12,390 12,770 12,335 12,560 12,370 190 494,975 197,108 Mar-21 12,465 12,835 12,420 12,625 12,445 180 11,366 7,966 Apr-21 12,510 12,890 12,460 12,675 12,490 185 8,829 7,414 May-21 12,565 12,935 12,510 12,740 12,535 205 39,058 39,989...

  • Indian farmers block roads, railways as protests mount over farm bills

    Farmers in India blocked roads and railway tracks on Friday in a protest against new legislation that they say could pave the way for the government to stop buying grain at guaranteed prices, leaving them at the mercy of private buyers.

  • GRAINS-Harvest pressure sets soybeans for biggest weekly loss in 6 months

    U.S. soybeans edged higher on Friday, though the oilseed was poised to record its biggest weekly loss in six months as an advancing U.S. harvest swelled ample global supplies. FUNDAMENTALS. * The most active soybean futures on the Chicago Board Of Trade were down 4.1% for the week, set for the biggest seven-day loss since March 13.

  • GRAIN HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    Soybeans Slide as Streak of Chinese Sales End. Soybeans for November delivery fell 1.4% to $10 a bushel on the Chicago Board of Trade Thursday, falling below $10 per bushel intraday as the streak of USDA reporting of export sales to China ended. Corn for December delivery fell 1.4% to $3.63 1/ 2 a bushel.

  • LIVESTOCK HIGHLIGHTS: Top Stories of the Day

    Darden Reports 1 Q Profit Even as Sales Remain Down. Darden Restaurants Inc. brought back its dividend even though demand remained weaker in its latest quarter across its portfolio of restaurants due to the challenges of the pandemic. The operator of Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse and other outlets said Thursday profit fell for its fiscal-first quarter that ended Aug. 30 to $36.1 million, or 28 cents a share, from $170.6 million, or $1.37 a share, the year earlier.

  • Indian farmers intensify protests over new grain bills

    Indian farmers intensified their protests over three new bills that they believe could pave the way for the government to stop buying grain at guaranteed prices, leaving them at the mercy of private buyers such as traders and retailers.

  • Trump, eyeing Farm Country, starts working on ethanol industry's year-old wishlist

    President Donald Trump, looking to shore up support in the U.S. Farm Belt during a tight race for re-election, is taking steps to help producers of corn-based ethanol using a list of policy goals that a group of Midwest senators discussed with him a year ago, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

  • Trump, eyeing Farm Country, starts working on ethanol industry's year-old wishlist

    President Donald Trump, looking to shore up support in the U.S. Farm Belt during a tight race for re-election, is taking steps to help producers of corn-based ethanol using a list of policy goals that a group of Midwest senators discussed with him a year ago, according to two sources familiar with the matter.

  • Energy Transition: Total Is Investing More Than EUR500 Million to Convert Its Grandpuits Refinery Into a Zero-crude Platform for Biofuels and Bioplastics

    Within the framework of its net zero strategy, Total will convert its Grandpuits refinery into a zero-crude platform. By 2024, following an investment totaling more than EUR500 million, the platform will focus on four new industrial activities:. --Production of renewable diesel primarily intended for the aviation industry.-- Production of bioplastics.-- Plastics recycling.-- Operation of two photovoltaic solar power plants.

  • China Shanghai Rubber Futures Closing Prices, Volume

    Thursday, September 24 2020 Natural Rubber Turnover: 382,499 lots Open High Low Settle Prev. Change Vol Open Settle Interest Oct-20 11,560 11,670 11,500 11,570 11,475 95 40 65 Nov-20 11,585 11,685 11,545 11,610 11,560 50 1,309 7,639 Jan-21 12,335 12,445 12,270 12,370 12,365 5 339,344 191,315 Mar-21 12,415 12,525 12,350 12,445 12,445 0 8,970 7,917 Apr-21 12,465 12,570 12,390 12,490 12,495 -5 7,904 7,391 May-21 12,490 12,620 12,440 12,535 12,520 15 24,755 37,474 Jun-21---...

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