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Market to Market October 15, 2004 (#3006)


In the News

  • Cargill Earnings Rise
    (Oct 15, 2004) Cargill Inc.'s operating earnings rose 33 percent in the first quarter, as the food and farm products conglomerate benefited from a recovery in demand for fertilizer and steel.
  • Kansas Endures Seed Shortage
    (Oct 15, 2004) With winter wheat planting well underway in Kansas, certified seed is in short supply, particularly in the western part of the state.
  • Commerce Department Approves Hog Duties
    (Oct 15, 2004) The U.S Commerce department released a preliminary decision Friday that Canada is dumping live hogs into the U.S at below-market prices.