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, 01/10/2016

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

General Market News · Storm to exacerbate California flooding into Wednesday · U.S. dairy groups react to dairy cutbacks in USDA WIC feeding program · U.S. ready for new trade deal with Britain under new administration · China... Learn More →

Soybean Report, 01/06/2017

Friday, January 06, 2017

The big issue this morning is the worst export sales report of the crop year. With Unknown cancelling 898 TMT the net for sales only came in at 87.5 TMT and a meager 0.2 TMT for next year was like 1-2 punch. Only oil had a positive report and much of that was due to almost non-existent... Learn More →

Morning Dairy Comments, 01/06/2016

Friday, January 06, 2017

General Market News USD falls by nearly 1200 points amidst uncertainty over Fed rate hikes US adds 156,000 jobs in December, unemployment rate slightly higher to 4.7% EU MMO suggests continued price rise for dairy: Class III & Cheese Sellers continued to chop away... Learn More →

Morning Dairy Comments, 01/05/2017

Thursday, January 05, 2017

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Corn Report, 01/05/2017

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Corn was able to ride the upward pressure of a rallying bean and wheat markets to too run up against the dreaded $3.60 resistance level. CH ended up 4 for the day, closing at $3.5975, with the funds buying an estimated 8K contracts. News of the continued spotty dryness in Northern Brazil and... Learn More →

Morning Dairy Comments, 01/04/2016

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

“A truly strong person does not need the approval of others any more than a lion needs the approval of sheep.” – Vernon Howard General Market News China goes on $26 Trillion commodity binge as shortages seem Euro zone inflation hits highest level since Sept 2013. ... Learn More →

Soybean Report, 01/04/2017

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

First day of ’17 felt the pressure of a higher US$, but this am we are moving higher. We are seeing a little relief from a slightly weaker US$ today, but we are still right at 103 on the index so the reality is no big deal. Nidera registered more beans and made delivery overnight, 400 total from... Learn More →

Morning Dairy Comments, 01/03/2017

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

General Market News · Stocks gain with commodities amid China optimism · Oil hits 18-month high as markets eye output cuts · France meat and dairy ‘country of origin labeling’ trial comes into force Class III & Cheese On... Learn More →

Wheat Report, 01/03/2016

Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Wheat made a late-session push higher to close 2016 on a positive note, as funds bought wheat and the market saw good export sales reported for the previous week. Overnight trade to start 2017 was mostly above unchanged, but the range was been within 2 cents either side of unchanged. Weather... Learn More →

Morning Dairy Comments, 12/29/2016

Thursday, December 29, 2016

General Market News · Singapore defaults seen as bellwether for 2017 Asia distress · U.S. trade gap rises to 5.5% in November · Jobless Claims tumble 10,000 to 265,000 · Putin Says Syria Cease-Fire Agreement Reached · U.S. Dairy Exports Quadruple in Value Over 10 Years... Learn More →

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