LIHUE, Hawaii, Dec 6 (Reuters) - Critics of genetically modified crops have introduced new measures to limit the spread of biotech corn , soy and other crops on the Hawaiian island of Maui, pushing...
Corn futures ( CORN ) fell amid mounting concerns that export demand will suffer because China ..... rejected more than 120K metric tons in five separate shipments of U.S. corn after inspectors found the genetically engineered insect-resistant MIR
* Agmin spokesman says still evaluating MIR 162 for import
BEIJING, Dec 6 (Reuters) - China is still evaluating whether to approve the strain of genetically-modified corn that caused it to reject some U.S. imports in the last few weeks after its discovery in cargoes, a spokesman for the country's agriculture ministry said.
* Biggest-ever grain volume to be turned away from Chinese ports
CHICAGO, Dec 3 (Reuters) - Nearly 2 million tonnes of U.S. corn heading to China face stringent testing for an unapproved genetically modified (GMO) variety after several cargoes were denied entry by...
growing seasons has led to historically high corn prices, propping up nitrogen fertilizer ..... continue in 2013 as a result of recent high corn prices, but we expect some pressure on nitrogen margins over the long run as corn prices sink and natural gas costs rise
service channels. Tyson's profitability is greatly affected by corn and soybean costs, which accounted for more than 40% of the ..... pressure Tyson's margins. Moreover, continued demand for corn abroad as well as for ethanol-based fuels could result in commodity
* New China orders for U.S. corn could decline sharply -traders
many new programs and has extended its regions and commodities for agriculture. It has been focused mainly on rice, wheat and corn but recently expanded to include other crops as well as livestock. The government spent $73 million in 2012 which translates