World Food Production Blog

The World Food Production Blog is one of the world’s leading informational resources on global agricultural production and its impact on food prices worldwide.


Morning Dairy Comments, 04/21/2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

General Market News Equites rallied sharply yesterday with the Dow up 174 points After the big rally yesterday more good news this morning from earnings reports with GE & Honeywell both toping profit expectations French election results due out on Sunday NZ dairy farmers hope for mild winter:... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 04/18/2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

General Market News · USDA asked to purchase cheese, butter https://goo.gl/MIT09z · Oil prices fall on Saudi Minister’s view of output deal https://goo.gl/aSyP17 · Britain’s May seeks snap election to boost Brexit hand https://goo.gl/ljgAwL · Fonterra’s NZMP non-GMO ingredients part of plan to make... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 04/04/2017

Tuesday, April 04, 2017

General Market News · Qatar to drill in world’s biggest gas field after 12-year freeze https://goo.gl/pNKK3l · Wall Street expected to open lower; investors await Trump and Xi meeting https://goo.gl/citVd0 · ‘Innovative financing’ sours dairy giant in China’s rural northeast https://goo.gl/ybAJRS ·... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 03/29/2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

General Market News · British PM May fires starting gun for Brexit https://goo.gl/pqzyq8 · FrieslandCampina says China JV with Huishan Dairy operational https://goo.gl/8DeqbJ · Michigan companies investing $173m in dairy plant https://goo.gl/QPI0cc · British PM May fires starting gun for Brexit... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 03/28/2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

General Market News · China’s Huishan dairy confirms it missed interest payments https://goo.gl/pDDxQc · N.H. dairy farms deal with threat of labor deportations https://goo.gl/p5Hx9w · Dollar steadies as markets look beyond Trump’s policy stumble https://goo.gl/cdMQXU · Congress gears up for fight... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 03/27/2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

General Market News · US dollar down 0.3 percent against major currencies · Stock, dollar markets slide on doubts Trump can deliver https://goo.gl/frfuDK · Leaders from Brazil and EU to tackle meat crisis https://goo.gl/hWSfFs · OPEC, non-OPEC to look at extending oil-output cut by 6 months... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 03/23/2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

General Market News · Saudi Arabia advises citizens to dump Brazilian meat https://goo.gl/rZEI4d · White House moves to tweak health care bill to win over conservatives https://goo.gl/HmpWz3 · Crude oil rises from 4 month lows, inventories curb recovery https://goo.gl/TdETCX · Danone reaffirms... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 03/20/2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

General Market News · U.K. to trigger Brexit March 29th https://goo.gl/yKvmP2 · China prepares to counter any U.S. trade penalties https://goo.gl/yJ2GiW · Stock futures lower after G20 drops free-trade pledge https://goo.gl/Da0t · Greece set to miss another deadline for bailout funds... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 03/17/2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

General Market News · McDonald’s is considering a dramatic change to its burgers https://goo.gl/cECTnD · Saudi ‘Mission Impossible’ makes longer OPEC oil cuts inevitable https://goo.gl/OHpFp0 · Trump, Merkel to hold first face-to-face meeting at White House https://goo.gl/gGwXJm Apple announced... Learn More →


Morning Dairy Comments, 03/15/2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

General Market News Trump selects J. Christopher Giancarlo to lead CFTC Crude oil prices continue to fall down ~70 cents again yesterday, below $48 for the first time since November Despite the lower close yesterday crude prices are bouncing sharply this morning up over $1.00 (+2.1%) after OPEC... Learn More →


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