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Thursday, April 25, 2013
Novus's Thad Simons Receives Award
US - The National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) has named Thad Simons, President and CEO of Novus International, Inc., 2013 Agribusiness Leader of the Year. ...
Monday, April 22, 2013
Impact of China's Recent Bird Flu on Corn Demand Uncertain
US - The impact of China's bird flu outbreak on poultry production and feed demand remains uncertain but may be less than initially feared. As reported last week, China's bird flu incidents saw live bird markets close around the Shanghai region and in...
Saturday, April 20, 2013
USDA Feed Review: Bids Mixed on Weather, Bird Flu, Lower Chinese Growth
US - Compared to last week, grain and soybean bids traded mixed. ...
Thursday, April 18, 2013
CME: Corn Plantings 'Off and Stumbling'
US - To say we are “off and running” with this year’s corn planting would be somewhat of an overstatement, we think. Maybe “off and stumbling” would be a better description, writes Steve Meyer and Len Steiner. ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Early Season Corn Production Concerns
US - December 2013 corn futures prices have demonstrated a very erratic pattern since early February, with a trading range of about $0.70. Prices have reflected both old crop and new crop fundamentals, including expectations about producer planting intentions...
Thursday, April 11, 2013
April Report Forecasts Tight Corn and Soybean Supply
US - The April "World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates" report released by the Agriculture Department forecast tight corn and soybean stocks for the US, confirming the ongoing impact of the extensive drought of 2012, according to analysis by the...
Bill to Reform Federal Ethanol Mandate Introduced in House
US - Reps. Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), Jim Costa (D-CA), Steve Womack (R-AR) and Peter Welch (D-VT) have introduced the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) Reform Act to help ease concerns created by the ethanol mandate and protect consumers, energy producers, livestock...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
CME: USDA Expected to Revise Estimates of Corn Ending Stocks
US - Following a grain stocks report that was significantly different that what trade was expecting, USDA will update on 10 April its grain and meat protein balance sheets, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
Grain Inventories, New Crop Outlook Boost Livestock Prospects
US - Despite record high feed costs during the 2012/13 crop year, feed use in the animal protein sector has slipped by only two per cent as US farmers and ranchers limited the downsizing of their herds. A decline in margins has been offset to a degree...
Study Shows Essential Oils May Help Control Salmonella
US - A blend of essential oils (0.05 per cent) in drinking water reduced Salmonella Heidelberg colonisation in the crops of challenged broilers and improved bird performance, report researchers based at the University of Georgia....
Thursday, April 04, 2013
ConAgra Reports Decline in Profits
US - ConAgra Foods, one of North America’s leading packaged food companies, has reported sales in the Consumer Foods segment of $2,303 million and operating profit of $284 million for the third quarter....
Wednesday, April 03, 2013
CME: Livestock, Grain Markets Still Reeling from USDA Reports
US - The impacts of Thursday’s USDA reports were still being felt in livestock and grain markets as the trade grappled with many new prospects for the coming crop year, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner....
Allen Harim Expands Core Poultry Operations
US - Allen Harim is in negotiations to expand its investment in the US through the acquisition of the former Pinnacle Foods (Vlasic) processing facility in Millsboro, Delaware....
Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Another Surprising Corn Stocks Estimate
US - The USDA’s quarterly estimates of US corn inventories have become a source of substantial surprises for the corn market, writes Darrel Good. ...
Friday, March 29, 2013
Innovations in Eggshell Quality Evaluation
US - Feed prices are high, profit margins are low, and so now more than ever, we must focus on ways to optimise return on investment, says Diamond V. ...
Arkansas Study: Probiotics Improve Poultry Health, Performance
US - Researchers at the University of Arkansas explain the progress they have made in developing probiotics for the poultry industry. ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
CME: Corn, Wheat & Soybean Acres Expected to Rise
US - USDA will release a number of market moving reports on Thursday. In recent years, the March "Grain Stocks" report has been particularly interesting as trade has had trouble accounting for the pace of feed use during the December-February period,...
2012: Record Year for Land O'Lakes
US - Land O'Lakes has reported strong performance in 2012. Its Crop Inputs, Feed and Layers segments achieved record sales....
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Novus at 2013 Excellence in Best Practices Awards Gala
US - Novus International, Inc. was presented the Animal Feed Ingredients Product Differentiation Excellence Award for its trace minerals product line MINTREX® at a gala hosted by Frost & Sullivan, a global research organization, on Tuesday, 12 March...
2013 Corn and Soybean Acreage and Yield Prospects
US - Corn and soybean production prospects in the US in 2013 will hinge mostly on the nature of the growing season and yield prospects. The magnitude of planted acreage, however, will provide the basis for anticipating total production. Likely acreage...
Friday, March 22, 2013
Fuel Mandate Blamed for Growing Global Political Unrest
US - The president of FarmEcon LLC suggests reductions in the affordability of food resulting from increased US ethanol fuel production can be blamed for growing global political unrest....
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
NFU Disappointed in “No” Votes on H.R. 933 Amendments
US - following the Senate’s refusal to allow voting on amendments to H.R. 933, the Continuing Appropriations bill, National Farmers Union (NFU) President Roger Johnson has stated that the NFU will continue to fight for market fairness provisions for...
NFU Reflects on Contributions of American Agriculture
US - As the agriculture industry celebrated the 40th anniversary of National Ag Day, National Farmers Union (NFU) President Roger Johnson stated that farmers and growers should use this time to be reminded that Congress has paused on taking action on...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Mid-year Soybean Stocks
US - The 2012 US soybean crop was 79 million bushels smaller than the 2011 crop. Because of smaller beginning stocks, the 2012-13 marketing year supply was 121 million bushels (3.6 per cent smaller) than the previous year supply, writes Darrel Good....
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Anticipating USDA's 1 March Corn Stocks Estimate
US - On 28 March, the USDA will release an estimate of US corn stocks as of 1 March 2013. That estimate is based on a survey of all commercial storage facilities and a large sample of farmers, writes Darrel Good....
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