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'A fervor for life that was undeniable': Brian Johnson, former owner of historic ND dance hall, dies
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May 14, 2018
Commentary: The problems in the farm bill go way beyond sugar
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May 14, 2018 - 8:35am
March 12, 2018
Trade, weather will have big consequences for prices
BISMARCK — Tim Petry is tired of the word "record," because when it comes to livestock markets and production, "we are constantly setting...
March 12, 2018 - 7:04am
May 26, 2017
Recession or recovery? Economists say ND may be at turning point
GRAND FORKS — It's still an applicant's market when it comes to jobs in North Dakota. Despite continued challenges to the state's leading energy and agricultural commodities, the unemployment rate was about 2.7 percent as of April, according to Job Service North Dakota. The...
May 26, 2017 - 11:28pm
January 5, 2017
Wheat and corn steady-down 1 cent, soybeans down 4-5
CHICAGO - Following are U.S. trade expectations for the resumption of the grain and soy complex trading at the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) at 8:30 a.m. CST on Thursday. NOTE: The U.S. Department of Agriculture's weekly export sales report is delayed until Friday due to Monday's...
January 5, 2017 - 8:31am
January 2, 2017
Argentina says to cut soybean export tax to 18 percent by 2020
BUENOS AIRE - Argentina will start cutting its soybean export tax by 0.5 percentage point every month for two years starting in January 2018, resulting in a 12-point reduction to 18 percent by the end of 2019, the government said in a decree on Monday.
January 2, 2017 - 9:44am
December 30, 2016
Oil prices on track for biggest yearly gain since 2009
LONDON - Oil prices were on track for their biggest annual gain since 2009 after the OPEC grouping and other major producers agreed to cut crude output to reduce a global supply overhang that has depressed prices for two years.U.S.
December 30, 2016 - 8:30am
September 2, 2016
Corn, wheat climb from multi-year lows ahead of U.S. holiday
WINNIPEG, Manitoba - Chicago corn and wheat futures prices rose for a second straight session on Friday with short-covering ahead of the U.S. Labor Day holiday weekend, clawing back from multi-year lows reached this week. Soybeans gained on a technical bounce, but posted a 1.5 percent...
September 2, 2016 - 1:48pm
August 29, 2016
Wheat down 7-9 cents, corn down 1-2, soybeans down 3-5
CHICAGO - Following are U.S. trade expectations for the resumption of grain and soy complex trading at the Chicago Board of Trade at 8:30 a.m. CDT on Monday. NOTE: Wednesday is first notice day for deliveries against CBOT September futures. WHEAT - Down 7 to 9 cents per bushel...
August 29, 2016 - 9:03am
August 23, 2016
Corn touches one-week low on improved U.S. crop conditions
CHICAGO - U.S. corn futures slid to a one-week low on Tuesday and soybean futures lost ground, a day after a U.S. government report showed both crops were thriving. Expectations that a privately run U.S. crop tour would uncover stronger yields in the coming days than on Monday, when...
August 23, 2016 - 11:25pm
August 18, 2016
Coal is one of the hottest commodities of 2016
SINGAPORE - Less than a year after the coal industry was declared to be in terminal decline, the fossil fuel has staged its steepest price rally in over half a decade, making it one of the hottest major commodities.Cargo prices for Australian thermal coal from
August 18, 2016 - 1:00am
August 15, 2016
Wheat steady-up 3 cents, corn up 2-4 cents, soy up 15-20 cents
CHICAGO - Following are U.S. trade expectations for the opening of grain and soy complex trading at the Chicago Board of Trade at 8:30 a.m. CDT on Monday. WHEAT - Steady to up 3 cents per bushel
August 15, 2016 - 8:49am
July 19, 2016
Federal commodities regulator believes American oil industry able to wait for prices to improve
DICKINSON, N.D.—One of the nation's leading commodities market regulators said Monday he's confident the American energy industry can remain...
July 19, 2016 - 5:00am
July 13, 2016
CME live cattle futures trade mostly weak; hogs move higher
CHICAGO - Most Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle contracts slipped in volatile action on Wednesday, weakened by leftover selling and uneasiness about increased supplies ahead, traders said.
July 13, 2016 - 9:09am
July 8, 2016
Bargain hunting, weather concerns support gains in U.S. soy, corn
CHICAGO - U.S. soybean and corn futures rallied on Friday on a bargain-buying bounce after declining sharply earlier in the week.
July 8, 2016 - 5:10pm
June 9, 2016
CBOT Trends-Soy flat to down 2 cents, corn down 4-5 cents, wheat down 4-7 cents
CHICAGO - Following are U.S. trade expectations for the resumption of grain and soy complex trading at the Chicago Board of Trade at 8:30 a.m.
June 9, 2016 - 8:52am