RIZHAO, China, April 17- Chinese buyers may default on a further 1.2 million tonnes of soybeans worth about $900 million being shipped from the United States and South America, to avoid incurring huge losses in a depressed local market, the country's top soy buyer said.» Read More
Some hedge fund managers are bullish on corn and soybeans, with CNBC's Kate Kelly.
Corn futures are down to 9-month lows today; farmers plan to plant on 97 million acres this year. Virginia McGathey, McGathey Commodities president, discusses the impact this will have on the commodity.
U.S. corn and soybean futures plunged on Thursday, on track for their biggest daily loss in months, after a government crop report shocked professional traders.
CNBC's Jane Wells explain why some people are optimistic about the return of "normal" crop prices this year.
CNBC's Rick Santelli talks with Stan Bedows, Rand Financial Services, about the latest USDA report and what it indicates about future grain prices.
Chris Gadd, grains analyst at Macquarie Group, tells CNBC that short-term there will be a very tight supply in the corn market but it will get looser when the new crop comes through.
How to trade the Facebook rally, with the FMHR team. And CNBC's Jane Wells reports a bullish call on corn and wheat prices.
Coast Sullenger, founder of GAIA tells CNBC that the agricultural market is still very tight, especially in key grains like corn, but this may start to be relieved with better weather.
Gold, grains and palladium on upswing.
Daniel Stillhart, portfolio manager and technical analyst at Frankfurter Bankgesellschaft Zurich, informs CNBC of the stock outlooks for soft commodities like soybeans and coffee.
The USDA increased its projected production for corn, and also raised its projected prices for beef for both this year and next, reports CNBC's Jane Wells.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports new data shows better yields and higher production is expected to push corn and soybean prices down, but cattle prices are going up.
Mike Mack, CEO of Syngenta, tells CNBC that the big news of the quarter is the really terrific start in Latin America with sales up 18 percent which confirms the strong demand for Soyabean in that environment.
Corn surges 4 percent on the USDA crop report. Should investors buy the corn pop, with Chip Flory, Pro Farmer Newsletter, CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.
CNBC's Rick Santelli weighs in on the Fed's monetary policy, with Art Nolan, independent trader, and Matthew Scharl, Genesis Research & Asset Management.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports the latest numbers from the USDA quarterly grain report.
Stan Ryan, Vice President at Cargill Corporate says that with markets more open now, there is less chances for a repeat of the 2008 food crisis. He explains more.
Demand for certain commodities is contracting around the world, making the case for shorting a few of them, Queen Anne’s Gate Capital Management CIO Kathleen Kelley said Thursday on CNBC.
In several recent columns, CNBC.com senior editor John Carney has dismissed any notion of a farm labor crisis, claiming that record farm profits suggest no such crisis exists. The senior editor’s all too common error is to grossly oversimplify American agriculture and draw the wrong conclusions as a result.
The latest numbers from the USDA firm up the outlook for this year's corn crop, and the final numbers may not be as bad as some feared.