Advertise in Print | Subscriptions
View Cart Shopping Cart

Refine your search

  [ Advanced Options ]

Articles: 64 results from the past year. For older articles, see advanced options.

Argentine trade surplus shrivels as commodity prices drop
Argentina's trade surplus plunged 69.2 percent in April from the same month a year earlier to $252 million because of a fall in commodity prices, official data showed on Friday, sharply undershooting market expectations.
Friday, May, 22, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Brazil economic activity tanks, unemployment surges as recession looms
Economic activity in Brazil tumbled in the first quarter and unemployment climbed to a near four-year high, adding to signals that a looming recession could worsen as President Dilma Rousseff reins in public spending.
Friday, May, 22, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Deere raises 2015 profit outlook despite weak farm market
Deere & Co. on Friday reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit and raised its full-year outlook after cost cuts helped compensate for weakening demand for its farm equipment.
Friday, May, 22, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Weak global agriculture sector hurts Deere second-quarter profit
A weak global agriculture sector weighed heavily on quarterly results posted by Deere and Co. May 22, but earnings still topped expectations, and the farm equipment maker raised its full-year profit forecast despite a worsening sales outlook.
Friday, May, 22, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
EU told rules on commodity price speculation risk losing their teeth
New European Union rules to crack down on speculation in food and other commodity prices risk being watered down during final negotiations over detail, campaigners said on Thursday.
Thursday, May, 21, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
BNSF catching up on grain car delays
That’s what officials said this week, referring to the most recent grain by rail numbers. BNSF Railway had 144 outstanding grain cars from May 9-12 in North Dakota, and the company’s trains were an average of 6.8 days late, said Mike Trevino, assistant vice president of external communications for BNSF.
Friday, May, 15, 2015 - Forum News Service - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Food demand expected to slow
With current prices at their lowest levels in years, some crop farmers will have to dip into savings to cover household expenses if prices do not increase
Friday, May, 15, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
New law was needed to help dairy, hog industries
JAMESTOWN, N.D. — Being a farm owner, I was very interested in a letter I read about the new corporate farming law. Judging by the writer’s and North Dakota Farmers Union’s overreactions, you would think the Legislature had done away with all anti-corporate farming laws.
Thursday, May, 14, 2015 - - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
China's state firms cool on new derivatives power
HONG KONG/BEIJING - Chastened by several high-profile calamities in the recent past, many of the state companies China has freed to trade overseas derivatives will be sitting on their hands, put off by the risks or a lack of expertise.
Monday, May, 11, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Failing Ghana cocoa harvest drives global prices higher
ENCHI, Ghana/LONDON - A poor cocoa harvest in Ghana has left the world's number two producer struggling to fulfill sales contracts and is driving up the price of the commodity on global markets.
Wednesday, May, 06, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Economist: Ag outlook tough, could be worse
Robert Johansson, new acting chief economist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, said commodity prices have been trending downward for the past several years and USDA expects that to continue.
Monday, May, 04, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Corn falls to lowest since October on rapid U.S. plantings
CHICAGO - U.S. grains shed as much as 1 percent on Friday as investors sold off positions on the first day of May amid bearish headwinds of rapid pace of spring plantings and a strong dollar that could limit export prospects.
Saturday, May, 02, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Corn, soy fall 1 percent on U.S. plantings, fund selling
CHICAGO - U.S. grains shed about 1 percent on Friday as investors sold off positions on the first day of May amid bearish headwinds of rapid pace of spring plantings and a strong dollar that could limit export prospects.
Friday, May, 01, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
New-crop canary contracts scarce
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — The cash canary market is slow and quiet. It hit as high as 25.5 cents per pound over the winter, dropped as low as 23 cents and now trades around 24 cents. We should have run out of canary, according to official statistics, but processors still report calls from out of the blue from farmers with volumes of canary for sale. Exports over two years from August 2013 to July 2015 will be about 334,000 metric tons.
Tuesday, April, 28, 2015 - Special to Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
CropStop: Calves, crops and a baby
Rick Harpole and his wife, Gail, farm and have a commercial beef cow-calf operation just east of Driscoll, N.D. For them, it’s a time for sleepless nights.
Monday, April, 20, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Farmers prepare to get into fields after first weather report
WINDSOR, N.D. — It’s early, but seems as if it’s about time to start planting. Seeding is just getting started in Agweek country, as crop and livestock producers in most areas are looking for moisture, according to the National Agricultural Statistics Service’s first weekly report of the season, released April 6.
Monday, April, 13, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Kids need to see real farms, up close
It’s springtime, and a wonderful time to drive around Agweek country.
Monday, April, 13, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Canada discontinues railroad penalties; US grain cars caught up
U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., says he's pleased the Canadian government has decided to discontinue its penalties for Class I railroads in Canada if they fail to move minimum weekly grain volumes, but he says they could resume any time.
Thursday, April, 02, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Iowa farmland prices down 7.6 percent in 6 months
Farmland prices in Iowa, the top U.S. corn and soybean state, are down by an average 7.6 percent over the past six months and 11 percent from a year ago, pressured by lower grain prices and firmer interest rates, according to a survey released Tuesday.
Tuesday, March, 31, 2015 - Reuters - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
Planting preparations underway in region
It wouldn’t be the first time in history, but farmers and their advisers say it will be unusual if farmers start planting in March.
Monday, March, 16, 2015 - Agweek - News

Newspaperprints Purchase a print of this Newspaper Page
1 2 3 4  Next »