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Hugh Bronstein

In flooded Argentine field, ducks swim where soy should sprout

Jan 14 2019

NORBERTO DE LA RIESTRA, Argentina Argentine farmer Mario Giustocio looks out at a series of ponds that have formed over a field that should be green with shin-high soy plants by now. It is sunny but the weather forecast says more rain may be on the way.

Heavy rains in Argentina could be good news for soy-hungry China

Dec 18 2018

BUENOS AIRES Rainstorms are sweeping Argentina's soy belt, building soil moisture needed to guarantee good yields when crops blossom in February and providing some cushion for China to buy should its trade war with the United States continue to limit U.S. supplies.

Argentina clinches China soyoil export deal, soymeal talks fizzle

Dec 05 2018

BUENOS AIRES, Dec 5 China will ramp up imports of Argentine soyoil after Argentina begins harvesting its next soy crop in March, a government official told Reuters, but talks toward reaching a deal to sell soymeal livestock feed to China have fizzled.

Buenos Aires locked down for G20 summit, protest tightly controlled

Nov 30 2018

BUENOS AIRES Thousands of demonstrators marched in Buenos Aires on Friday to protest the G20's economic policies as the world's leading industrialized nations opened their annual summit in the Argentine capital. | Video

Buenos Aires locked down for G20 summit, protest tightly controlled

Nov 30 2018

BUENOS AIRES Thousands of demonstrators marched in Buenos Aires on Friday to protest the G20's economic policies as the world's leading industrialized nations opened their annual summit in the Argentine capital. | Video

Buenos Aires locked down for G20 summit, protest tightly controlled

Nov 30 2018

BUENOS AIRES Thousands of demonstrators gathered in Buenos Aires on Friday to march against the G20's economic policies as the world's leading industrialized nations opened their annual summit in the Argentine capital.

RPT-INSIGHT-Spoils of trade war: Argentina loads up on cheap U.S. soybeans

Nov 30 2018

BUENOS AIRES/CHICAGO, Nov 30 A ship named the Torrent is nearing the end of a 5,000-mile trip carrying soybeans from the U.S. Great Lakes to Argentina - a journey that only makes economic sense because of the U.S.-China trade war.

Spoils of trade war: Argentina loads up on cheap U.S. soybeans

Nov 30 2018

BUENOS AIRES/CHICAGO A ship named the Torrent is nearing the end of a 5,000-mile trip carrying soybeans from the U.S. Great Lakes to Argentina - a journey that only makes economic sense because of the U.S.-China trade war.

Argentina's advice ahead of G20 summit: get out of Buenos Aires

Nov 28 2018

BUENOS AIRES Argentina will launch a massive security operation in coming days to try to ensure a calm meeting of the leaders of the G20 bloc of nations in Buenos Aires, calling a national bank holiday on Friday and shutting down the city's main business district.

Exclusive: Argentina says it is close to inking a beef deal with U.S.

Nov 27 2018

(The Nov. 26 story corrects source of quote in eleventh paragraph to Bill Bullard, the CEO of R-CALF USA, not U.S. Meat Export Federation spokesman Joe Schuele)

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