Thursday, December 5, 2019
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Trump’s hailing of $50 billion in Chinese farm purchases seen as...

BEIJING (Reuters) - China is still a long way from forking out $50 billion for farm goods from the United States, agriculture industry analysts...

Soybean futures end nearly flat, but hold near 3-month high as...

BySoybean futures gave up early gains on Thursday to end almost flat, but remained near their highest level in three months after the...

The fourth industrial revolution in agriculture

Do all cows' faces look the same to you? They don't to systems powered by artificial intelligence (AI). Bovine facial recognition technology, developed through...

Mitch McConnell meets with pot execs in California, pitched need for...

LONG BEACH, Calif. - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a longtime opponent of reforming marijuana laws, is spending more time than usual thinking about...

Oceans and icy parts of the world ‘are in big trouble,’...

ByThe world's oceans are getting warmer and rising faster than thought - melting even more ice and snow - while also losing oxygen and...

The Midwest’s Farms Face an Intense, Crop-Killing Future

The flooding that devastated the Midwest this spring damaged infrastructure and prevented farmers from getting crops planted on time. Though scientists can't say if...

‘Uncertainty is our middle name’: Egyptian billionaire Nassef Sawiris isn’t worried...

Billionaire business tycoon Nassef Sawiris heads a company that serves, among others, agricultural clients all over the world. But despite the U.S.-China trade war...

Past climate change: A warning for the future?

A new study of climate changes and their effects on past societies offers a sobering glimpse of social upheavals that might happen...

African swine fever could drive up inflation in emerging markets as...

African swine fever, which has already ravaged pig herds in China and pushed up food prices there, could also drive up inflation in the...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi sets up high-level committee for agricultural reforms

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on June 15 announced the formation of a high-powered committee that would work...