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LIVESTOCK-Hog futures extend losing streak; cattle futures also weak

04 Oct 2019

CHICAGO, Oct 4 U.S. hog futures fell for the fourth day in a row on Friday, extending a losing streak that pulled prices off a two-week high hit on Monday.

LIVESTOCK-Cattle futures rise on cash market strength; hog futures weak

03 Oct 2019

CHICAGO, Oct 3 U.S. cattle futures firmed for the second day in a row on Thursday, with the most-active December live cattle contract holding support near a two-month peak on strong cash prices.

LIVESTOCK-Cattle futures hit highest since Aug. 9, hog futures weak

02 Oct 2019

CHICAGO, Oct 2 U.S. livestock futures were mixed on Wednesday, with hog contracts easing for the second day in a row on technical follow-through selling while cattle futures firmed.

GRAINS-MGEX spring wheat rallies to highest since mid-June; soy, corn edge higher

24 Sep 2019

CHICAGO, Sept 24 MGEX spring wheat futures rallied for the fifth day in a row on Tuesday as farmers harvesting in the northern U.S. Plains found that wet conditions had lowered the quality of the crop there.

GRAINS-MGEX spring wheat rallies to highest since mid-July; soybeans, corn firm

24 Sep 2019

CHICAGO, Sept 24 MGEX spring wheat futures rallied for the fifth day in a row on Tuesday as farmers harvesting in the northern U.S. Plains found that wet conditions had lowered the quality of the crop there.

LIVESTOCK-Cattle, hog futures rise after Friday's declines

23 Sep 2019

CHICAGO, Sept 23 U.S. livestock futures rallied on Monday, with both cattle and hog contracts firming on spillover support from strength in the cash market.

Size matters. Big U.S. farms get even bigger amid China trade war

18 Sep 2019

(This September 17 story corrects to "441 acres" (not "441 million") in paragraph 10)

UPDATE 1-USDA lowers U.S. corn, soybean harvest view by less than expected

12 Sep 2019

CHICAGO, Sept 12 U.S. corn and soybean production will be 1% smaller than previously forecast this fall, the U.S. Agriculture Department said on Thursday, with both crops still well behind their typical development schedule after late planting.

Lawsuit alleges ADM manipulated cash ethanol market to profit from derivatives

06 Sep 2019

CHICAGO Global grain trader and food processor Archer Daniels Midland Co allegedly manipulated the price of ethanol to profit from a short position it was holding in the derivatives market, according to a lawsuit by a rival firm.

LIVESTOCK-CME hog futures plunge daily limit on demand concerns

16 Aug 2019

CHICAGO, Aug 16 CME lean hog futures fell sharply on Friday, with the most-active October contract notching a limit down move as traders worried that seasonal growth in supplies will outstrip demand.

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