CHICAGO, Nov 23 The U.S. Department of
Agriculture (USDA) cut its U.S. farm exports forecast for next
year on Tuesday, citing weaker soybean demand from China and
lower bean prices.
CHICAGO U.S. Senator Jon Tester on Thursday introduced legislation to halt the import of Brazilian beef into the United States and called for experts to review "the commodity's safety" after media reports that Brazil delayed reporting two cases of mad cow disease.
CHICAGO Michigan dairy farmer Doug Chapin has been unable to buy bottles of veterinary penicillin for his cows for more than a month.
CHICAGO, Nov 2 Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean
hog futures slipped on Tuesday, as uncertainty over Chinese pork
demand continued and animal weights were expected to increase on
cooling U.S. temperatures, analysts said.
* Soybean futures upon sluggish harvest progress
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CHICAGO, Oct 25 Chicago Mercantile Exchange
cattle futures rose on Monday, as the market continued to be
bolstered by a government report showing fewer cattle placements
than expected, traders said.
CHICAGO/BERLIN (Reuters) -U.S. farmers are pre-buying seeds and chemicals they need earlier than normal, in a bid to secure supplies for next spring amid sector-wide supply-chain problems, a top executive at German agricultural and pharmaceuticals firm Bayer AG said on Tuesday.
CHICAGO, Oct 15 Chicago Mercantile Exchange
feeder cattle futures fell on Friday, pressured by rising corn
prices, while live cattle futures inched up as traders
anticipated seeing the cash trade improve, traders said.
* U.S. soybean crush hits three-month low in September
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CHICAGO, Oct 14 Chicago Mercantile Exchange live
and feeder cattle futures firmed on Thursday, as relatively
steady cash cattle prices offset higher feed costs weighing on
the feeder market, traders said.