Soybean

Iowa farmers wary of aid, trade wars but still turn out for Trump

Iowa farmers wary of aid, trade wars but still turn out for Trump

Published 29/07/2018

DUBUQUE, Iowa (Reuters) - Iowa farmers criticized President Donald Trump’s $12 billion farm aid package and worried about trade wars impacting their business, but many [more…]

U.S. says farmers could get cash aid by October but will not be…

U.S. says farmers could get cash aid by October but will not be…

Published 28/07/2018

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - U.S. farmers could receive cash payments from a planned $12 billion aid package as soon as late September, U.S. Agriculture Secretary [more…]

Farm bill fails in U.S. House as immigration spat roils Republican…

Farm bill fails in U.S. House as immigration spat roils Republican…

Published 18/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives rejected a sweeping $867 billion farm bill on Friday after Republican leaders failed to appease conservative lawmakers [more…]

U.S. lawmakers push back on Trump talk of helping China’s ZTE

U.S. lawmakers push back on Trump talk of helping China’s ZTE

Published 16/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday rejected any plan by President Donald Trump to ease restrictions on China’s ZTE Corp (000063.SZ), calling the telecommunications [more…]

Insect farms gear up to feed soaring global protein demand

Insect farms gear up to feed soaring global protein demand

Published 13/04/2018

LANGLEY, British Columbia (Reuters) - Layers of squirming black soldier fly larvae fill large aluminum bins stacked 10-high in a warehouse outside of Vancouver. They [more…]

Trade war backfire: Steel tariff shrapnel hits U.S. farmers

Trade war backfire: Steel tariff shrapnel hits U.S. farmers

Published 13/04/2018

KANE COUNTY, Ill. (Reuters) - Lucas Strom, who runs a century-old family farm in rural Illinois, canceled an order to buy a new $71,000 grain [more…]

Soy source: Brazil’s share of soybean exports to China hits record

Soy source: Brazil’s share of soybean exports to China hits record

Published 25/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: A Chinese ship is loaded with soybeans at Port of Santos May 19, 2015. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker/File PhotoBEIJING/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Brazil’s share of soybean [more…]

China’s COFCO makes painful cuts in drive to lead global food trade

China’s COFCO makes painful cuts in drive to lead global food trade

Published 12/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: The company logo of China Oil and Foodstuffs Corporation (COFCO) is seen at its headquarters in Beijing, China, November 3, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Peter/File [more…]