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Grains mixed, livestock lower

Nov. 6, 2019 4:06 PM EST

Wheat for Dec. was up 1.50 cents at 5.1675 a bushel; Dec. corn was off 3 cents at 3.7875 a bushel, Dec. oats rose 6.25 cents $3.07 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans fell 6.75 cents at $9.75 a bushel. Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Dec. live cattle was off .45 cent at $1.19 a pound; Nov....

Grains mixed, livestock mixed

Nov. 5, 2019 3:49 PM EST

Wheat for Dec. was rose 5.50 cents at 5.1575 a bushel; Dec. corn was off 1.50 cents at 3.8175 a bushel, Dec. oats was up 3 cents $3.0075 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans fell 4 cents at $9.2175 a bushel. Beef was lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Dec. live cattle was off .62 cent at...

Grains higher, livestock mixed

Oct. 11, 2019 3:54 PM EDT

Wheat for Dec. was up 15 cents at 5.0800 a bushel; Dec. corn rose 17.5 cents at 3.9775 a bushel, Dec. oats gained 3.5 cents at $2.8925 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans advanced 12.5 cents at $9.3600 a bushel. Beef was mixed, pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Oct. live cattle was up .73 cent at...

Hopes are dim as US and China resume high-stakes trade talks

Oct. 9, 2019 10:54 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and China's Xi Jinping have plenty of reasons to call off their trade war. Both face weakening economies that would likely further deteriorate if their conflict escalates. Both are up against a formidable adversary that shows no inclination to yield. Both are...

Grains, livestock mixed

Oct. 7, 2019 3:44 PM EDT

Wheat for Dec. fell 1.25 cents at 4.8925 a bushel; Dec. corn rose 2.25 cents at 3.8700 a bushel, Dec. oats was off 4.5 cents at $2.81.50 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans dropped 1 cent at $9.1525 a bushel. Beef was mixed and pork was lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Oct. live cattle gained .90 cent at...

Grains, livestock mixed

Oct. 4, 2019 4:00 PM EDT

Wheat for Dec. rose 1.75 cents at 4.9050 a bushel; Dec. corn fell 4 cents at 3.8475 a bushel, Dec. oats was off 1 cent at $2.86 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans gained 4.5 cents at $9.1625 a bushel. Beef was mixed and pork was lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Oct. live cattle gained .55 cents at $1.0735 a...

China releases more pork from reserve to cool prices

Sep. 26, 2019 2:05 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — China's government is releasing more pork from stockpiles to help cool surging prices ahead of celebrations of the Communist Party's 70th anniversary in power. The government said Thursday it will auction off 10,000 tons of pork, the country's staple meat. It was the second release in two...

China releases more pork from reserve to cool prices

Sep. 26, 2019 1:40 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — China's government is releasing pork from stockpiles for the second time this month to help cool surging prices ahead of next week's celebration of the Communist Party's 70th anniversary in power. The government said Thursday it will auction off 10,000 tons of pork, the country's staple...

Stocks mixed ahead of Fed, oil dips on Saudi output recovery

Sep. 18, 2019 8:24 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — Global stocks were little changed Wednesday as investors watched for a U.S. Federal Reserve decision on a possible interest rate cut and as oil prices eased on hopes for a quick recovery in Saudi oil supplies. Benchmarks in London, Frankfurt and Shanghai advanced while Tokyo and Hong Kong...

China releases stockpiled pork to cool price surge

Sep. 18, 2019 2:29 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — China's government is releasing pork from stockpiles to help cool surging prices ahead of Oct. 1 celebrations of the Communist Party's 70th anniversary in power. The price of pork, China's staple meat, has soared almost 50% from a year ago due to a devastating outbreak of African swine fever...