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U.S. and Chinese dignitaries sign soybean contracts in this file photo from 2013. Soybeans, a $14 billion market in China, were hit with 25% tariffs late last week by Chinese officials. U.S. soybean futures fell, but soybean meal prices in China are ticking upward. (DTN file photo by Katie Dehlinger)
Trump Wants More China Tariffs
6/19/2018 | 8:57 AM CDT
Friday's closes show an emerging picture that is bearish for grain and oilseed prices. A growing U.S. economy, fueling higher interest rates and a rising U.S. dollar is starting to have a bearish impact on gold and crude oil prices -- two commodities that have a high correlation to corn, soybean and wheat prices. (DTN ProphetX chart)
Todd's Take
6/19/2018 | 6:06 AM CDT
High oleic soybeans, such as these grown by Ohio farmer John Motter, could help fill the demand for healthy cooking oil, now that an FDA ban on trans fats is underway. (DTN photo by Jodi Miller)
Trans Fat Ban Begins
6/18/2018 | 5:42 PM CDT
  1. China Market Reacts Differently to US-China Trade Dispute

  2. Outside Markets Turning Bearish For Grains

  3. Are Your Beans Suddenly Wilting? Seedling Diseases May Be to Blame

  4. House Farm Bill Language Would Help Promote Farmer Group Health Plans

  5. Goodbye Trans Fats, Hello High Oleic Soybeans

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