CHICAGO — Corn and soybean futures last week rose to their highest levels since July 2008, after the U.S. Department of Agriculture noted that U.S. inventories had fallen to 15-year lows, and projected that the U.S. will produce 93 million fewer bushels of corn in 2011 compared with 2010. The increase in prices, along with the pessimistic projection, could signal a challenging year ahead for poultry and livestock producers, who use corn and soybeans in animal feed, as well as producers of ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive a complimentary copy of SN's salary survey sent to you by email.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.