Why The US Soybean Market is In Upheaval

For years, China has been the largest market for US Soybeans but sales to China are down 94% from the 2017 harvest. The steep drop is due to retaliation for tariff actions taken by the Trump administration in 2018. Rather than pay the increased price for soybeans, the Chinese are turning to [...]

2019-06-25T12:46:15+00:00November 9th, 2018|

Federal agencies to create seafood traceability program

The National Ocean Council Committee to Combat Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing and Seafood Fraud announced its proposal for creating a U.S. seafood traceability program — the next step the U.S. government is taking to ensure that global seafood resources are sustainably managed and not fraudulently marketed. The agency hopes the proposal [...]

2019-06-27T18:29:36+00:00February 18th, 2016|