Chinese soybean demand is fluctuating and US farmers are returning to grain

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Since the mid-2000s, farmer Paul Thomas from North Dakota has planted more land with soybeans as China's demand for oilseeds grew. The shift peaked this year, when…

Pig industry slaughtered worldwide in the trade war

BEIJING / CHICAGO / CARAMBEI, Brazil (Reuters) – Ken Maschhoff, chairman of the largest pork producer in the US, has seen profits decline as US-China trade tensions rise. On a…

Republican Senator Rejects USDA Help for WH Group Unit Smithfield

US Senate Justice Committee Senator Charles Grassley interviews FBI Director Christopher Wray and US Attorney General Michael Horowitz during a hearing of the Judiciary Committee on "The Inspector General's First…