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LIVESTOCK-CME live cattle near 5-month top on cash market optimism

01 Aug 2020

CHICAGO, July 31 U.S. live cattle futures rose on Friday, with the benchmark October contract nearing a five-month high on expectations of firmer cash cattle prices in the coming week, traders said.

LIVESTOCK-U.S. cattle futures close higher on strong export data

30 Jul 2020

CHICAGO, July 30 U.S. live cattle futures closed higher on Thursday for a third straight day, buoyed by strong weekly beef export sales and signs of firming cash cattle prices, traders said.

LIVESTOCK-U.S. live cattle futures close higher; lean hogs decline

29 Jul 2020

CHICAGO, July 29 U.S. live cattle futures closed higher on Wednesday for a second session on firm cash cattle prices and a softer dollar, traders said.

GRAINS-Corn to one-month low as mild U.S. weather favors crops

29 Jul 2020

CHICAGO, July 29 U.S. corn futures fell for a fourth straight session on Wednesday, touching their lowest level in a month as mild weather in most of the Midwest favored prospects for a large harvest, analysts said.

LIVESTOCK-U.S. live cattle futures firm on expectations of firm cash

28 Jul 2020

CHICAGO, July 28 U.S. live cattle futures rose on Tuesday, supported by expectations of higher prices this week in the cash market for slaughter-ready cattle, traders said.

GRAINS-Corn to 1-month low, soy futures dip on U.S. crop prospects

28 Jul 2020

CHICAGO, July 28 U.S. corn futures hit a one-month low and soybean futures also tumbled on Tuesday as improving U.S. crop condition ratings and favorable weather outlooks supported expectations for large harvests this autumn, analysts said.

LIVESTOCK-Live cattle end steady-firmer, lean hogs dip after weekly advances

17 Jul 2020

CHICAGO, July 17 U.S. live cattle futures closed steady to firm on Friday, stabilizing after a two-session rally attributed to speculative buying and signs that meat packers may have worked through much of a backlog of market-ready cattle, traders said.

LIVESTOCK-Cattle futures hit 4-month top on steady-firmer cash market

17 Jul 2020

CHICAGO, July 16 Live cattle futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) rose on Thursday to four-month highs as steady to firmer cash cattle prices signaled that meat packers may have largely worked through a backlog of market-ready cattle that built up this spring, traders said.

GRAINS-Soy, corn higher on improving export demand for U.S. supplies

16 Jul 2020

CHICAGO, July 16 U.S. soybean futures rose on Thursday for a third straight session as top global soy buyer China booked more U.S. supplies of the oilseed, traders said.

Why cleaner air may be bad for your sourdough bread

16 Jul 2020

CHICAGO Less acid rain is good for the environment, but potentially bad for bread, cereals and pasta.

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