Trade with China is trying to get back on track. The National Pork Board (NPB) is focusing on the short- and long-term needs for protein consumption in China. They released their findings, Wednesday, in a report called, “Pork 2040: China Market Assessment.” It details how U.S. pork can meet immediate needs and plan for competing with China in the future.
IABRN — As the dominant European breed in America, Angus purebred producers have set the bar high for themselves and others.
IABRN — The October Ag Economy Barometer improved to a reading of 136 in October, up 15 points compared to September. The monthly measure of the farm economy saw an increase in the assessment of current and future conditions by farmers. The Current Conditions Index rose from 100 in September to 115 in October, and the Futures Expectations Index also rose 15 points to a reading of 146.
Sioux Center, Iowa — One of the John Deere dealerships in northwest Iowa is announcing they are going to construct a new facility in Sioux Center.
IABRN — A change may be in the wind on how commodity funds are trading grain prices.
IABRN — A new report finds dark meat chicken is gaining traction among United States consumers.