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    Processors Raise Prices as U.S. Faces Possible Sugar Shortage

    After last year’s bad weather in the Midwest, a freeze in Louisiana and a drought in Mexico, the United States faces a […]

    February 26, 2020
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    Sickness Spreads Through Freight Markets

    Imagine you are a freight provider — a trucker, say — and the demand for your services is so poor that the […]

    February 26, 2020
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    Texas Corn Crop Expected to Set Record in 2020

    Texas corn producers face a 2020 that could provide price opportunity ahead of what is shaping up to be a record national […]

    February 26, 2020
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    U.S. Dairy Consumption Trends in 9 Charts

    The recent bankruptcies of dairy processors Dean Foods and Borden Dairy highlighted challenges within the dairy industry. Downward trends in dairy consumption, mainly milk, was frequently cited as […]

    February 26, 2020
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    Progress on U.S.-China Phase One agreement

    U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer announced today that China has taken numerous actions to […]

    February 26, 2020
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    The 2020 Outlook for U.S. Agriculture From USDA’s Chief Economist

    Speaking on Thursday at USDA’s Agricultural Outlook Forum in Arlington, Virginia, USDA Chief Economist Robert C. Johansson provided a broad outlook for U.S. agriculture.  Today’s update […]

    February 25, 2020
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    Corn Prices-Farmer Holding and the Coronavirus

    Old crop corn basis and futures spreads continue to signal a smaller crop scenario than the price levels in the futures market […]

    February 25, 2020
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    More Farmers Convert to Organic in 2019, Beat Forecasts

    U.S. farmers harvested nearly 3.3 million acres of certified organic field crops in 2019, driven by 14% more organic field crop operations, […]

    February 25, 2020
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    Canadian Ag Minister Reports Country Will Sign USMCA Agreement Soon

    Canadian Minister of Agriculture Marie-Claude Bibeau says the country will ratify the US Mexico Canada Agreement soon. “We are going through our […]

    February 25, 2020
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    Despite Tough Year in Biofuels, Few Plants Changed Hands Last Year

    Despite the biofuels industry operating on thin margins and dealing with federal policy uncertainty in 2019, the number of mergers and acquisitions […]

    February 25, 2020