Wheat futures rose sharply for a second straight day Tuesday amid cold temperatures in the U.S. and growing concerns that Ukraine's grain exports could be disrupted. Wheat rose 23 cents, or 3 percent, to settle at $7.02 a bushel.» Read More
Of the 21 S&P companies that have already reported Q1 earnings, nearly half have cited the negative impact of the weather.
A plan to roll back higher flood insurance premiums is making homeowners happy, but one analyst says it only makes the situation worse.
Simona Gambarini, associate director of research at ETF Securities, discusses the outlook for agricultural commodities and the impact El Nino could have on weather and crops.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports Friday's 5.1 earthquake scared many homeowners.
Lucy Jones, USGS seismologist, provides insight on what the duration and frequency of earthquakes signals about future quakes.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports from Fullerton, California, where home owners are looking into earthquake insurance.
A massive snowstorm smashed into Cape Code and eastern Maine and is expected to hang around for much of the day, forecasters said.
Discussing consumer confidence and Fed policy, with Patty Edwards, U.S. Bank; Mark Luschini, Janney Montgomery Scott; John Stoltzfus, Oppenheimer; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.
Some 30 million Chinook salmon, or "baby king salmon" are being driven by tanker trucks due to the fear of warmer and shallow waters from the California drought keeping them from swimming to the ocean this year. CNBC's Morgan Brennan has the details.
The waters in California are too shallow and too warm for salmon to swim from Hatchery to the ocean. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports the California drought is forcing tanker trucks to drive salmon to the ocean.
In past years, the phenomenon has brought heavy rain to parts of Argentina and southern Brazil, where hot dry weather struck at the beginning of the year. Though El Nino is not a certainty, companies and analysts are already attentive to its potential impact on agricultural superpower Brazil, the top exporter of sugar, coffee and soy.
Forecasters are predicting the "strongest storm of the year" will form off the East Coast late Tuesday.
CNBC's Diana Olick looks ahead 25 years at how climate change will influence city planners and change the basic infrastructure of how cities are built.
National Farmer's Day is supposed to celebrate American farmers and their contributions. But some say agriculture is seeded with a myriad of problems.
Here are three reasons one author-economist gives for climate change's low priority on the list of world problems.
Rupert Darwall, author of the "Age of Global Warming" and an economist, talks about why the issue of climate change should be way down on the priority list of world problems.
On the first day of spring, Robert Luna, SureVest Wealth Management, and Sandy Villere, Villere & Co., share their best stock picks for warmer weather.
Many states have spent two or three times as much as they budgeted for clearing roads. More bad weather could send costs higher.
Discussing the impact of severe winter weather on the quarterly earnings of FedEx, with Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners, managing director & senior research analyst.
*Sugar back on defensive after Brazil- driven rally. NEW YORK/ LONDON, March 17- Arabica coffee futures on ICE dropped for the second straight day on Monday, its biggest two-day tumble in 2-1/ 2 years, as a forecast for widespread rain in top grower Brazil's coffee belt took out some of the market's weather premium.
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