Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished lower Wednesday on expectations that drier weather in the coming days will allow farmers in the Midwest to ramp up the harvest of what is expected to be record-large crops. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished lower Monday, as forecasts for good weather across much of the US Midwest promised to clear the way for farmers to harvest what are expected to be record crops. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 0.25 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Friday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Friday






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower Friday $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished lower Friday on reports of big harvest yields and heavy farmer sales on the cash market. The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 0.25 cents, or 0.07%, to 3.365 bu. December Wheat delivery dropped 0.75 cents, […]






Healthy Soil Means Healthy & Nutritious Produce

Healthy Soil Means Healthy & Nutritious Produce






Healthy Soil Means Healthy & Nutritious Produce If the soil is healthy, the plants grown in it will be healthy. The increased nutrient content may even make the food more medicinally useful. Ocean minerals provide the substrates required for soil organisms to grow and mature, allowing them to optimize the proper populations. Experts have come […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished lower Wednesday, declining on the prospect of record harvests in the Farm Belt and expanded crop stockpiles. The most active Corn contract for December delivery was down 0.25 cents, or 0.08%, to 3.155 bu. December Wheat delivery fell 4 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished lower Tuesday, on expectations for big crops and rising grain supplies. The most active Corn contract for December delivery was down 5 cents, or 1.56%, to 3.1575 bu. December Wheat delivery fell 4.75 cents, or 1.2%, to 3.9225 bu. […]






Junk Food Is Bad for Our Health

Junk Food Is Bad for Our Health






Junk Food Is Bad for Our Health The food industry uses tactics to create misleading data and other sales techniques, but it does not change the fact that junk food is bad for us. People who ate a diet focused on Mac & Cheese, processed lunch meat, sausage biscuits, mayonnaise and microwavable meals with unhealthy […]






Genetic Engineering Affects Environmental Change, the Stakes are High

Genetic Engineering Affects Environmental Change, the Stakes are High






Genetic Engineering Affects Environmental Change, the Stakes are High $MON There are widespread examples throughout history of pest control experiments gone very wrong. Today, the stakes are really high, as scientists are increasingly turning to GE (genetic engineering) techniques to affect environmental change. Already this year the Zika virus, which is carried by the Aedes […]






If You Value Your Health Eat Real Food

If You Value Your Health Eat Real Food






If You Value Your Health Eat Real Food As I see it buying antibiotic-free meat is an important step if you value your health. Your best bet is to buy Organically raised grass-fed or pastured meats and animal products. If you are unsure of where to find raw milk, check out Raw-Milk-Facts.com and RealMilk.com. They […]






Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP

Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP






Donald Trump Channeling Ronald Reagan Becomes the “Voice” of the GOP US Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) who once dubbed Donald Trump as “a Voice” of the Republican Party, hailed the GOP’s presumptive nominee Friday as  “The Voice” highlighting some “Reaganesque” elements of his campaign “What you have here is a Reaganesque campaign,” Mr. Issa said […]






Saving Bees Must Be a Global Priority

Saving Bees Must Be a Global Priority






Saving Bees Must Be a Global Priority Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s (NYSE: MON) Roundup herbicide, may be playing a role in bees’ deaths around the world According to GMO expert Don Huber, PhD.,, professor emeritus of Plant Pathology at Purdue University, there are 3 established characteristics of bee colony collapse disorder that suggest […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Thursday

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Thursday






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed Thursday $CORN, $SOYB, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat extended gains Thursday, and Soybean retreated as more rain was forecast in the US Southern Plains and Midwest. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery rose 3.50 cents, or 0.86%, to close at 4.0825 bu. Jul Wheat delivery […]






Expert Scientists Don’t Agree On Cancer-causing Potential of Glyphosate

Expert Scientists Don’t Agree On Cancer-causing Potential of Glyphosate






Expert Scientists Don’t Agree On Cancer-causing Potential of Glyphosate $MON Tuesday, one of the nation’s scientific bodies said it found no evidence that GMO crops are bad for human health. In its 400-page report the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine says its review of Key studies and years of disease data showed no […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat rebounded and settled higher Thursday, Soybean extended losses after the US Department of Agriculture released its week export sale data. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery added 11.50 cents, or 3.05%, to close at 3.89 bu. Jul Wheat […]






US Grain Traders Ban Unapproved GMO Grains

US Grain Traders Ban Unapproved GMO Grains






US Grain Traders Ban Unapproved GMO Grains $AGM, $BAYRY, $DOW, $MON, $BG, $SYT Across the US grain belt, top agricultural commodities handlers have banned GMO (genetically modified) crops that are not approved in all major overseas markets, shaking up a decades-old system that used the world’s biggest exporting country as a launchpad for new seeds […]






Avoid Pesticide Saturated Fruits and Vegetables

Avoid Pesticide Saturated Fruits and Vegetables






Avoid Pesticide Saturated Fruits and Vegetables $MON Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s (NYSE:MON) Roundup herbicide, is the most used agriculture chemical of all time. It is not known exactly how much glyphosate may be in your food because the USDA does not test for it. The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced in […]






Nigeria And China Firms To Develope A Cocoa Hub

Nigeria And China Firms To  Develope A Cocoa Hub






Nigeria And China Firms To Develope A Cocoa Hub The southwest Nigeria’s state of Osun Thursday said it has partner a Chinese firm to transform the state into a Hub of Cocoa production. State governor Rauf Aregbesola made the remarks in Ede town during a facility tour of the resuscitated Cocoa Production Industry in partnership […]