Food

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Food

wheat_

December 14, 2017

Chicago wheat futures ticked up on Wednesday, with the market steadying after dropping for the past seven sessions during which it touched its lowest since...
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

December 7, 2017

Chicago soybean futures rose for a fourth consecutive session on Wednesday, with the market trading near its highest since late July on concerns over dry...
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wheat_india

November 22, 2017

Chicago wheat futures lost ground for a second session on Tuesday, with abundant global supply pressuring prices. (more…)
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A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

October 24, 2017

Chicago soybeans were little changed on Monday after dropping to their lowest in more than a week earlier in the session as advancing U.S. harvest...
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October 17, 2017

Russian wheat export prices fell in quiet trade last week as global wheat benchmarks in Chicago and Paris declined on expectations of large crops in...
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bulker_grain

October 6, 2017

Ukrainian farmers have sown 4.6 million hectares of winter grains, 64 percent of the expected 7.6 million hectares, the agriculture ministry said on Thursday. (more…)
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corn

September 27, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s weekly crop progress report should show the U.S. corn harvest as 14 percent complete and the soybean harvest 11 percent...
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wheat_

September 20, 2017

Chicago wheat futures lost more ground on Tuesday, falling for a second consecutive session in the face of abundant global supplies. Soybean prices ticked up...
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corn

September 18, 2017

The U.S. Department of Agriculture again raised U.S. corn and soybean yields to the dismay of many doubting analysts. (more…)
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corn

September 4, 2017

A Brazil Cargill executive estimated that the country will have exported 5 million tonnes of corn in August, with the U.S.-based agriculture firm accounting for...
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sugar

August 14, 2017

Brazil’s center-south region produced 3.41 million tonnes of sugar in the second half of July, the most for a 15-day period, as very dry weather...
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_Wheat

August 1, 2017

Russian wheat export prices were stable last week after increasing for 10 straight weeks due to easing concerns over the quality of this year’s crop...
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wheat_

July 18, 2017

U.S. wheat fell 1 percent to hit a 17-day low on Monday as rains across a key producing region weighed on prices, though forecasts for...
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Employees working at cargo ship Kypros Land which is loading soybeans to China at Tiplam terminal in Santos, Brazil, Merch 13, 2017.  Picture taken March 13, 2017.  REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker

July 17, 2017

A delegation of commodity importers from China signed agreements to buy 12.53 million tonnes of U.S. soybeans and 371 tonnes of U.S. beef and pork...
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FAO

July 7, 2017

The FAO Food Price Index, a monthly trade-weighted index tracking international market prices of five major food commodity groups, released today, averaged 175.2 points in...
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