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ADM Celebrates Expansion, Modernization at Brazilian Port of Santos

ADM Celebrates Expansion, Modernization at Brazilian Port of Santos

👤From a Press Release 🕔May 22, 2017

Archer Daniels Midland Company announced that it has completed a major series of enhancements at its export terminal in Santos, in the Brazilian state of São Paulo. “ADM is celebrating 20 years in Brazil in 2017, and there is no

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Soybean Market: Brazil Scandal Dropped Beans 7% Overnight – DTN

Soybean Market: Brazil Scandal Dropped Beans 7% Overnight – DTN

👤By Todd Hultman, DTN Analyst 🕔May 18, 2017

I was minding my own business Wednesday evening, getting ready to watch LeBron James thrash the Celtics (which he later did) when I glanced at the quote screen on my laptop and literally saw the daily bar on the chart

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Global Markets: Oilseeds – Demand Growth Forecast to Outpace Production

Global Markets: Oilseeds – Demand Growth Forecast to Outpace Production

👤From USDA 🕔May 10, 2017

Global oilseed production is forecast to grow slightly in 2017/18. Soybean production is projected to decline from the current year’s record level, with both Brazil and the United States forecast to see year-over-year declines in production, as yields fall to

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First U.S. Beef Delivered to Brazil in 14 Years

First U.S. Beef Delivered to Brazil in 14 Years

👤From USDA 🕔May 4, 2017

Secretary Sonny Perdue announced today that the first shipment of fresh U.S. beef has arrived in Brazil following a 13-year hiatus.  The entrance of American beef into the Brazilian market ushers in promising long-term economic opportunity for U.S. beef producers. 

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Soybeans: Combine Breaks Harvest Record With 16,157 Bushels In 8 Hours

Soybeans: Combine Breaks Harvest Record With 16,157 Bushels In 8 Hours

👤From a press release 🕔Apr 26, 2017

New Holland’s  CR8.90 combine has set a new World Record, harvesting 16,157 bushels of soybeans in eight hours. The record-breaking performance took place in the Brazilian state Bahia and was independently certified by RankBrasil. “Setting the world record for harvesting

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Farm Policy: Large Stocks Heighten the Importance of Ag Trade – Focus on China, Mexico

Farm Policy: Large Stocks Heighten the Importance of Ag Trade – Focus on China, Mexico

👤By Keith Good, Farm Policy News 🕔Apr 13, 2017

As global commodity markets cope with abundant stocks of corn, soybeans and wheat, export competitiveness has become increasingly important for U.S. farmers.  Today’s update takes a closer look at these issues with particular focus on trade developments with China and

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USDA Report Review: Brazil Soybeans; Corn Exports – DTN

USDA Report Review: Brazil Soybeans; Corn Exports – DTN

👤By Darin Newsom, DTN Senior Analyst 🕔Apr 12, 2017

Let me begin by saying that if you’ve been following along on your DTN heading into USDA’s April round of monthly Supply and Demand reports, you weren’t surprised by any of the numbers. The main takeaway is that USDA basically

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Global Markets: Soybeans – Prices Fall on Rising South American Production

Global Markets: Soybeans – Prices Fall on Rising South American Production

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 11, 2017

Soybean prices declined in March in response to rising projections for the 2017 South American harvest. November futures prices on the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) fell 7.5 percent, ending the month below $10/bu for the first time since mid-January.

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Welch on Grain: Livestock Feed Use on Par with Last Year, Below Average

Welch on Grain: Livestock Feed Use on Par with Last Year, Below Average

👤By Mark Welch, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Mar 27, 2017

Market Situation Crop Conditions. Crop conditions in Brazil appear to be mostly favorable with a record soybean crop of 108 mmt (3.968 billion bushels) and a corn crop of 91.5 mmt (3.328 billion bushels). The current corn yield estimate is

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Cleveland on Cotton: “Polyester Pollution” Helped Keep Cotton in Historical Price Range – DTN

Cleveland on Cotton: “Polyester Pollution” Helped Keep Cotton in Historical Price Range – DTN

👤By O.A. Cleveland, Consulting Economist, Cotton Experts 🕔Mar 17, 2017

The declining health of the cotton bull continues to draw discussion, but symptoms are few as he made an impressive stand on the week. The new crop December contract established a new  life of contract high on the week, 75.64

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