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Abares lifts hopes for sugar futures, but cuts its cotton price forecast

Abares lifts hopes for sugar futures, but cuts its cotton price forecast

Abares raised its forecast for sugar prices – ditching expectations of them setting a 10-year low – but downgraded hopes for cotton values, citing improved expectations for world ...

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Hedge funds turn net bullish on ags – ahead of price drop to historic low

Hedge funds turn net bullish on ags – ahead of price drop to historic low

Hedge funds may wish they had had more courage in betting on agricultural commodity price falls. Managed money, a proxy for speculators, in the week to last Tuesday turned net lon ...

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More bad news for wheat markets comes out of Canada

More bad news for wheat markets comes out of Canada

Wheat The wheat market received more bad news with the release of Canada's Production of Principle Field Crops report on Dec. 6. Wheat production was estimated at 30 million metri ...

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Wheat faces biggest weekly loss in 4 months as abundant supplies weigh

Wheat faces biggest weekly loss in 4 months as abundant supplies weigh

Chicago wheat futures ticked higher on Friday as the market took a breather after falling for the last four sessions with prices on track for the biggest weekly decline in four mo ...

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American Robotics Unveils Fully Autonomous Drone System for Precision Farming

American Robotics Unveils Fully Autonomous Drone System for Precision Farming

American Robotics, an industrial drone developer specializing in agricultural automation, today unveiled its flagship product ScoutTM. It is a self-charging, self-managing drone s ...

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Canola, spring wheat prices fall, after hefty Canada crop upgrades

Canola, spring wheat prices fall, after hefty Canada crop upgrades

Canola and spring wheat futures fell after Canada revealed that its crops had been less affected than had been thought by dryness, with the canola crop upgraded to a record high – ...

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Palm oil futures hit four-month lows, as Indonesia output hopes rise

Palm oil futures hit four-month lows, as Indonesia output hopes rise

Palm oil futures hit a four-month low, even as US officials hiked expectations for Indonesian output, and exports, of the vegetable oil, citing the prospect of La Nina lifting rai ...

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China to open market for French pork and beef

China to open market for French pork and beef

China has committed to deliver the results of the last audits in November 2015 and to grant approvals before the end of this year to compliant French pork companies. Meanwhile, Ch ...

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US to export $3 B worth of agricultural goods to PH in 2018

US to export $3 B worth of agricultural goods to PH in 2018

As it sees its total agricultural exports going up to US$140 billion in 2018, the United States is expecting the Philippines to eat up a 2-percent share anew in its agriculture ex ...

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Irish agriculture now in line for options boost

Irish agriculture now in line for options boost

Ireland’s top agricultural businesses stand to benefit from Euronext’s €137m merger with the Irish Stock Exchange as the pan European exchange weighs a post-deal expansion of its ...

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