Policy News

17 hours ago | Tom Houghton
The Czech prime minister’s continued ties to an agriculture group have left him open to conflicts of interest involving the...
20 Sep 2018 | Johnny Huang
US soybean farmers are still holding out hope for an end to the trade war with China, urging the government to act...
19 Sep 2018 | Juan Pedro Tomas
Argentina’s draft budget bill includes wording that enables the government to potentially raise duties on exports...
19 Sep 2018 | Johnny Huang
Soybean futures rebounded off decade lows during trade on Wednesday, despite rumours circulating in Chicago, Beijing...
18 Sep 2018 | Tom Houghton
Russia’s agriculture ministry reignited talk of wheat export limits Tuesday after local media quoted ministry officials toying...
18 Sep 2018 | Johnny Huang
The ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing intensified Monday evening, as US president Donald Trump...
17 Sep 2018 | Rei Geyssens
Soybean futures trading on the Chicago Board of Trade hit near contract lows Monday as the US looked to escalate further its...
17 Sep 2018 | Rei Geyssens, Tom Houghton
A dollar shortage has left the Zimbabwean central bank unable to pay suppliers, temporarily forcing the closure of several mills...
17 Sep 2018 | Rei Geyssens
The Russian agriculture minister told his Moroccan counterpart that he expects the country to cut its import tax to 30% by...
14 Sep 2018 | Andy Allan
In the Hollywood melodrama Rebel Without A Cause, the film’s hero Jimmie – played by James Dean – is challenged to a...
12 Sep 2018 | Tom Houghton
Saudi Arabia’s state investment firm has boosted its stake in Ukrainian agriculture, buying into Mriya Agro Holding in a...