Chicago Mercantile Exchange hogs closed mixed on Monday as investors bought the February contract and sold spot December futures before it expires on Dec. 17, traders and analysts said.
Dec 9, 2013 5:35PM
U.S. soybean futures rose 1.4 per cent to their highest level since Sept. 19 on strong end user demand, traders said.
Dec 9, 2013 5:28PM
Ontario's self-styled Pigeon King is in prison, pending sentencing, after his conviction Thursday for defrauding farmers in a pyramid scheme spanning Canada and the U.S., according to regional media.
Dec 9, 2013 8:10AM
The World Trade Organization reached its first ever trade reform deal on Saturday to the roar of approval from nearly 160 ministers who had gathered on the Indonesian island of Bali to decide on the make-or-break agreement that could add $1...
Dec 7, 2013 10:24AM
Canola contracts on the ICE Futures Canada trading platform posted record daily trade volumes on Dec. 4, the IntercontinentalExchange Group announced Thursday. There were 51,805 canola futures contracts traded on the Winnipeg-based electronic...
Dec 6, 2013 6:58PM
Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle futures on Friday posted modest losses, weighed by weaker wholesale beef values and steady to lower cash cattle returns, traders and analysts said.
Dec 6, 2013 6:23PM
Ministers appeared close to sealing the world's biggest trade reform for two decades early on Saturday but a last-gasp objection from Cuba forced an overnight halt, leaving the World Trade Organization four votes short of a final victory.
Dec 6, 2013 4:58PM
Soybeans fell on Friday for the second straight day and ended nearly one per cent lower for the week under pressure from prospects for bumper crops in South America.
Dec 6, 2013 4:03PM
Wheat prices have been drifting lower for the past five weeks, taking back the 65-cent gain experienced during the seasonal rally into October. Spring wheat futures prices at the Minneapolis Grain Exchange (MGEX) have slid to a three year low...
Dec 6, 2013 12:09PM
Canada and South Korea are still talking free trade, but Australia has sealed a deal.
Dec 5, 2013 8:49PM