Tagged: China

The News & What it Means – Good Weather Helping to Widen US-Brazil Soy Divide

By John DePutter & Dave Milne – November 20, 2019
The News:

“Widespread rainfall is expected (in Brazil) during the six- to 10-day period, which will further boost soil moisture in northern areas and also lead to improvements across central areas, favouring corn and soybean growth.”

USDA Weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin, November 19, 2019

The News & What it Means – China’s Big Appetite & Brazil’s Evolution into an Ag Powerhouse

By John DePutter & Dave Milne – June 13, 2017

 

The news:

“The combination of more mouths to feed with even faster-growing wealth in the world’s most populous nation has made China a magnet for farm goods, especially from the US, which now sells more of its harvest to China than any other country.”

– Bloomberg, June 12, 2017