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Market to Market March 6, 2009 (#3427)


In the News

  • Peanut Processor's Filing Lists $11M in Assets
    (Mar 6, 2009) ROANOKE, Va (AP) -- The peanut processor at the heart of a nationwide salmonella outbreak has nearly $11.4 million in assets and debts of $4.8 million, documents filed in U.S Bankruptcy Court show.
  • Producers Want Higher Ethanol Limits for Gasoline
    (Mar 6, 2009) WASHINGTON (AP) -- Ethanol producers are asking the Environmental Protection Agency to boost the amount of ethanol that can be blended with gasoline.
  • Chavez Orders Expropriation of Cargill Rice Plant
    (Mar 6, 2009) CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) -- President Hugo Chavez ordered the expropriation of a rice-processing plant in Venezuela owned by American food giant Cargill Inc on Wednesday because the company allegedly was not distributing rice at prices imposed by...
  • Feds OK Gray Wolves' Removal from Endangered List
    (Mar 6, 2009) BILLINGS, Mont (AP) -- Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said Friday he is upholding the U.S Fish and Wildlife Service's decision to remove gray wolves from the federal endangered list in the Northern Rockies and the western Great Lakes.