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Chicago Mercantile Exchange hogs closed mixed on Monday as investors bought the February contract and sold spot December futures before it expires on Dec. 17, traders and analysts said.
Dec 9, 2013 5:35PM
U.S. soybean futures rose 1.4 per cent to their highest level since Sept. 19 on strong end user demand, traders said.
Dec 9, 2013 5:28PM
Canola contracts on the ICE Futures Canada trading platform posted record daily trade volumes on Dec. 4, the IntercontinentalExchange Group announced Thursday. There were 51,805 canola futures contracts traded on the Winnipeg-based electronic...
Dec 6, 2013 6:58PM
Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle futures on Friday posted modest losses, weighed by weaker wholesale beef values and steady to lower cash cattle returns, traders and analysts said.
Dec 6, 2013 6:23PM
Ministers appeared close to sealing the world's biggest trade reform for two decades early on Saturday but a last-gasp objection from Cuba forced an overnight halt, leaving the World Trade Organization four votes short of a final victory.
Dec 6, 2013 4:58PM
Soybeans fell on Friday for the second straight day and ended nearly one per cent lower for the week under pressure from prospects for bumper crops in South America.
Dec 6, 2013 4:03PM
Wheat prices have been drifting lower for the past five weeks, taking back the 65-cent gain experienced during the seasonal rally into October. Spring wheat futures prices at the Minneapolis Grain Exchange (MGEX) have slid to a three year low...
Dec 6, 2013 12:09PM
Canada and South Korea are still talking free trade, but Australia has sealed a deal.
Dec 5, 2013 8:49PM
Global food prices were little changed in November after a rise the month before, but were down 4.4 per cent from a year earlier, the United Nations' food agency said on Thursday, forecasting stable or declining prices in coming months.
Dec 5, 2013 8:38PM
Manitoba farmers grew a record-large corn crop this year, as yields ended up well above earlier expectations.
Dec 5, 2013 8:35PM
U.S. wheat futures fell more than one per cent to a one-week low on Thursday on slow U.S. export sales of wheat and a larger-than-expected Canadian crop.
Dec 5, 2013 8:30PM
Chicago Mercantile Exchange hog futures on Thursday fell to an eight-month low, pressured by fund selling and weaker cash hog prices, traders said.
Dec 5, 2013 8:18PM
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