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LIVESTOCK-Cattle futures ease ahead of USDA supply report

19 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 19 Chicago Mercantile Exchange livestock futures were lower on Friday, with both live cattle and lean hogs easing on worries that U.S. supplies were growing faster than demand, traders and analysts said.

LIVESTOCK-Hog futures decline on heavier animals, technical selling

17 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 17 Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean hog futures dropped for the second straight session on Wednesday, on technical selling and after government data showed heavier-weight U.S. hogs that pointed to larger supplies, traders said.

LIVESTOCK-Cattle futures mostly lower on technical selling

16 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 16 U.S. cattle futures were mostly lower on Tuesday while lean hogs pared gains late in the session, with each pressured in part by technical selling and profit-taking, traders and analysts said.

Expanding ethanol sales would have limited U.S. market impact: analysts

15 Oct 2018

CHICAGO The Trump administration's plan to allow year-round sales of higher-grade corn ethanol would have limited impact on the depressed U.S. ethanol market, with record supplies and prices for the fuel hovering near the lowest in a decade, analysts said.

LIVESTOCK-Hog futures surge on optimism for higher cash prices

15 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 15 Chicago Mercantile Exchange lean hog futures soared as much as 3 percent on Monday in bull-spreading linked to hopes of stronger U.S. cash hog prices and fears of African swine fever spreading in top pork consumer China, traders said.

LIVESTOCK-Hog, cattle futures lower on plentiful supplies

10 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 10 U.S. hog futures fell for the third day in a row on Wednesday, with the market under pressure from plentiful supplies, traders said.

LIVESTOCK-Hog futures slump on ample supplies; cattle weaken

09 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 9 U.S. lean hog futures fell more than 1 percent on Tuesday, weighed down by technical selling and expectations that supply will increase, traders said.

U.S. ethanol exports to Brazil drop to nearly three-year low

05 Oct 2018

CHICAGO Exports of corn-based U.S. ethanol to Brazil sank to the lowest levels in nearly three years in August, U.S. Department of Agriculture data showed on Friday.

U.S. ethanol exports to Brazil drop to nearly 3-year low

05 Oct 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 5 Exports of corn-based U.S. ethanol to Brazil sank to the lowest levels in nearly three years in August, U.S. Department of Agriculture data showed on Friday.

Protesters interrupt EPA sole hearing on weaker power plant rules

01 Oct 2018

CHICAGO Two dozen activists stormed a public hearing on Monday hosted by the Environmental Protection Agency to rail against its plan to lift Obama-era carbon limits on power plants, causing agency officials to leave the room until the demonstration ended.

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