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Evening markets: late soymeal tumble sinks row crop futures
Corn and soybean futures end lower, well below day highs, hurt by a late drop by soymeal, which has become a market focus. But Russia fears lift wheat
Russian grains in 'even worse' condition than 2009
Dryness has left Russian grains crop in poor health as freezing temperatures arrive, boding ill for output and exports next season, SovEcon says
'Severe' sowing delays prompt Brazil soy downgrade
Oil World, after warning over Argentine soy hopes, cuts its forecast for Brazil's harvest, cautioning that dryness has caused a "critical situation"
Price hopes slow Brazilian growers' coffee sales
Brazilian producers are "limiting" coffee sales in the expectation of higher prices ahead, Cepea says - as arabica futures tumble
Milk producers may have to wait for price recovery
Milk output in New Zealand, the top exporter, will keep rising, US officials say, flagging the potential for a slow revival in payouts to farmers
Yara flags dynamics behind nitrogen price rises
The fertilizer giant highlights nitrogen output "curtailments" at a time of "strong" demand. Still, Yara's profits growth disappoints investors
Egypt wheat order highlights wheat price recovery
The country's Gasc grain authority, at its third wheat tender this month, pays more than $250 a tonne, reflecting rises in a number of origins
Milk price hopes prompt PGW to expand in dairy
New Zealand retail-to-land agency group PGG Wrightson sees the downturn in milk prices as only a short-term factor
Sugar prices ease, despite 2015 fears for Brazil
Sugar output in Brazil's Centre South may dip again in 2015-16, Datagro says, dropping for a second successive year for the first time since the 1980s
Strong Russia, Ukraine grain exports boost Kernel
The sunflowers-to-silos group sees a large rise in grain export volumes this season. But its farming division will fall short of initial expectations
US corn, soy harvest pace to accelerate - at last
Drier weather will allow a pick-up in the pace of corn and soybean harvesting this week - with potential implications for prices, and wheat sowings
Cattle prices soar, but feedlot margins stay tight
Futures in live cattle return close to record highs. But the benefit to feedlots is curtailed by a rise in prices of feeder cattle too
Durum premium to quadruple, say Canada officials
Canadian farm officials lift their forecast for durum prices, citing a drop in world stocks to a 15-year low, but cut the outlook for wheat values
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