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Hog population stable YOY heading into fall

By |September 25, 2020|Categories: Livestock & Poultry|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

USDA’s quarterly Hogs & Pigs report put the Sep. 1 population at 79.1 million head, up less than 1 percent from Sep. 1, 2019 [...]

China’s buying spree pushes soy complex to new heights

By |September 21, 2020|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Global Trade|Tags: , , , , |

The soy complex extended its momentous run last week, hitting contract highs for futures connected to the 2020/21 marketing year. A combination of bullish [...]

24.2 MMT of 2020/21 soybean exports already sold

By |September 4, 2020|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Global Trade, Livestock & Poultry|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

As of Aug. 27, the U.S. had pre-sold 24.2 MMT of new-crop soybeans, beating the previous sales record set in 2013/14 of 23.9 MMT [...]

Soybeans affected by rise in U.S.-China tension

By |May 26, 2020|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Global Trade|Tags: , , , , , |

Soybean futures lost a little ground amid the rise in tension between the U.S. and China. May 22’s settle for the nearby contract was [...]

U.S. pork exports rise to meet growing Asian Tiger

By |October 14, 2019|Categories: Corn & Soy Complex, Livestock & Poultry|Tags: , , , , , , , |

China’s swine herd is set to fall to 275 million head, representing a decline of almost 40 percent from levels before the African swine [...]