Just when it looked like bears were about to seize control in the grain and soybean markets, futures bounced back, despite improving weather for planting. Find out what was behind the reversal.
There were also some positive developments on the trade front this week. U.S. trade officials are tentatively scheduled to travel to China next week for trade talks, and NAFTA 2.0 negotiators appear to be closing in on a framework deal.
On the inside pages, we talk planting progress, the surge in RFS waivers and recent meat and livestock reports.
And on News Page 4, you’ll find an outlook for spring/summer fertilizer and diesel prices.
Find more on these topics and many others in this week’s newsletter.
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