The World Trade Organization publicly released its latest ruling on
the U.S. Country of Origin Labeling law and rule by USDA. The global trade
panel found that changes made to COOL in 2013 by USDA actually made livestock
trade between the U.S., Canada and Mexico more difficult.
See DTN Ag News. BWTO Rules Against US COOL...
Readers ask if they can offset futures losses against cattle income,
roll hedges forward tax-free and trade a ranch for an REIT.
See DTN Ag News. BAsk the Taxman by Andy Biebl...
USDA's weekly crop progress and condition ratings are neutral for
corn, soybean and wheat markets, according to DTN Analyst Todd Hultman.
See . FUSDA Weekly Crop Progress ...
Wheat scientists and breeders at the World Food Prize Borlaug
Dialogue on Friday pushed for more research programs for the crop and stressed
that genetic engineering will be needed to grow more wheat in the future. One
of the final panel discussions in the weeklong symposium tackled wheat
production and rust diseases that plague the crop globally.
See DTN Ag News. BAdvocating for Biotech Wheat...
Another week of hot, dry weather means Brazilian soybean planting has
fallen further behind schedule.
See DTN Ag News. BBrazil Soy 10% Planted...