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2012-08-11 08:13:59

The USDA has once again reduced the estimated corn production from American farmers as the country's farming industry continues to struggle amid the worst drought conditions in 50 years

2009-09-30 18:36:35

Grain futures closed mostly higher on the Chicago Board of Trade Wednesday while equities wobbled, and then closed lower on Wall Street. Corn was up 2 3/4 to up 3, soybeans were up 10 to up 11, wheat was up 7 1/4 to up 9 3/4 and oats were off 1. Corn futures rose as the U.S.

2009-07-29 16:17:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) announced today it has increased its grain storage capacity in Michigan by nearly 4 million bushels.

2009-07-22 15:42:20


2009-07-21 16:09:46

U.S. corn futures slid to a 7-month low Tuesday on technical selling and a wet weather forecast, suggesting poor corn pollination, traders said. September corn closed down 11 3/4 cents to $3.11 1/2 per bushel on the Chicago Board of Trade and December corn ended down 11 3/4 cents to $3.22.

2009-06-24 14:04:45

Dramatic price fluctuations, increasing demand, the food vs. fuel debate, and other events of the past year may have food producers wondering which way is up.

2009-04-09 15:36:58

Grains closed mostly lower on the Chicago Board of Trade Thursday, as the dollar gained in strength during a surge in U.S. stock markets. Corn was off 6 3/4 to off 7, soybeans were up 1/2 to up 3, wheat was off 9 to off 10 1/4 and oats were off 1 to off 2. Corn closed lower although the U.S.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).