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Food Prices In-Line with 2015 Levels. $

We like to kick out the FAO Food Price index from time to time to keep you abreast of what the world sees in global food prices. For the majority…

How to Pick a Watermelon.

This is completely in “smartest person at the party” camp and has little business value.  But, we are in the heat of the summer and many of you will be…

Time to Pay Attention to “Pollinator Deaths”. $

Time to Pay Attention to “Pollinator Deaths”.   $

  This is odd, Chris is actually the beekeeper, and I’m writing this article!  I wanted to bring some attention to a loss of bees.  This was a hot topic…

Crop Condition Report: $

We have some very large agribusiness readers of the Black Owl Report. We will try to give some summary crop updates from time to time from the USDA. For the…

Global Sugar Prices and Supply Chains Coming Under Transition and Change. $

Global Sugar Prices and Supply Chains Coming Under Transition and Change.   $

There is a global scramble on for analysts to figure out what a series of changes in the sugar market could mean for the global community. Sugar has been one…

Wheat Prices Approaching Recession Lows.  $

Wheat prices are approaching 2009 lows based on a positive outlook for weather conditions (which are favorable for output) in the US and in key production nations ranging from Russia…

Wheat Shipments to Hit a 44 Year Low! $

Wheat Shipments to Hit a 44 Year Low!  $

Wow, we saw this in the Wall Street Journal. Wheat export shipments are expected to hit a 44 year low this year.  A combination of an unusually strong dollar and…

US Corn May Drop in Price. $

US Corn May Drop in Price.   $

Following a pretty good harvest year for corn, it might not be surprising that corn prices would fall further. But, it might be actions by Japan and few other traditional…

Brazilian Real Being Watched by Farmers. $

Brazilian Real Being Watched by Farmers.   $

Some of you that know us well laugh at us because you know we listen to the farm report each day. There’s a surprising amount of great information about the…

World Food Prices Plummet – Not Helping Consumer Spending. $

World Food Prices Plummet – Not Helping Consumer Spending.   $

This isn’t exactly a raw material story, but it does have a significant impact on what happens to commodity prices. The FAO under the United Nations publishes its World Food…

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