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China to auction more soybean reserves despite Argentine import stimulus
China’s national stockpiler has announced a new round of soybean reserve auction …
Continued efforts to reduce fertilizer and insecticide use
The Ministry of Agriculture announced plans to reduce the use of fertilizer …
Easing restrictions could improve food demand, but significant hurdles remain
As part of easing Covid restrictions, some cities are allowing restaurants to …
New regulations for grain industry set to go into effect in 2023
The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China’s macroeconomic regulator, announced new …
China sow herd reaches 13-mth high as breeding margins widen
Sow herds in China continued to expand for the sixth consecutive month …
Guangdong capital city eases some Covid restrictions
Guangzhou, the capital city of Guangdong province, looks to be substantially easing …
Domestic travel volumes continue sharp decline
Data from the Ministry of Transportation continues to show drops in main …
Analysis: Evaluating the link between pork and poultry prices
Prices for poultry and pork have fallen over the past month but …
China ramps up French barley, wheat purchases as prices fall
Chinese grain importers have ramped up buying of French barley in recent …
Temperatures turn sharply colder across China
Over the past week, temperatures in China were 1-4C higher than average. …
Cash wheat market continues to move higher
Wheat prices in Hubei province hit 3,127 yuan per ton this week, …
AgMin looks to help veg market after large losses due to lockdowns
China’s Ministry of Agriculture said it was starting a special operation to …

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Hog futures spike
Hog futures spike as pre-holiday demand kicks in The main contract of …
Dalian exchange proposes new trading rules; Futures soften
Dalian Exchange proposes new rules for overseas traders in domestic futures The …
Hog farming still profitable; Grain procurement update; Pre-holiday demand boosts futures
Hog farming still profitable after prices retreat China’s largest hog breeder, Muyuan, …
Henan wheat prices spike; Edible oil futures jump
Chart of the Day: Henan Cash Prices Cash prices for wheat in …
Cold weather warning; Soybean futures slump
Ministry urges crop protection as cold snap hits China’s Ministry of Agriculture …
Hebei wheat planting; Feed futures strengthen
Hebei wheat planting smooth amid good weather conditions Wheat planting in Hebei …
Grains and fertilizer prices update; Edible oil futures rally extends
Grains and fertilizer prices update Edible oil futures rally extends, hog futures …
Hunan drought conditions ease; Hog futures dive amid rising Covid cases
Drought conditions ease in hard-hit Hunan Drought conditions in southern Hunan province …