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New US House forms farm committee

After a troubled speaker election process, the 118th Congress was officially sworn in shortly after midnight on January 7, and the new leadership of the House Committee on Agriculture was announced. Republican member and longtime Congressman Glenn “GT” Thompson of Pennsylvania will assume the position of president. Democrat and former …

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Freedom won by Jennette McCurdy

Nickelodeon star narrates her life during her life with her mother, who controlled her personal and professional relationships A “heartbreaking and hilarious” memoir from star Jennette McCurdy about her struggles as a former child actress – including eating disorders, addiction and her complicated relationship with her overbearing mother – and …

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Soybeans should fall further and Argentina is “to blame”

Argentina’s wheat crop is expected to fall by 50% this year, from 22.5 million tonnes to just 11.8/11.4 million tonnes, according to estimates by the Rosario Stock Exchange. Based on this, TF Agroecoómica believes that the scenario may lower the price of Brazilian soybeans in the near future. “The 11.1 …

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Russia out of grain exports: Does it affect the price?

Grain markets opened the week reacting moderately to the suspension of Russian exports through the “Black Sea corridor”. According to consultancy AgResource Brasil, the reaction was “adequate”: “There is no doubt that some measure of risk premium is necessary, but the perceived discomfort in global trade flows is much calmer …

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Argentine corn only gets worse: WHAT NOW?

The Buenos Aires Grain Exchange (BCBA) reported this Thursday, October 20, that the percentage of the 2022/2023 season corn crop in “excellent/good condition” is only 10%. The result represents a drop of two percentage points compared to the 12% registered in the previous week – marking yet another drop in …

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Could El Niño return in 2023?

The chance that La Niña will continue to be present during the next months of December 2022 and in January and February 2023 has increased by 75%. However, after the end of the weather phenomenon and some period of neutrality, chances of the return of the El Niño. The forecast …

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Catch: Cassiano Elek Machado is fired from Planeta

Folha reports the resignation of Machado, who had held the position of editorial director at Planeta for eight years; the publisher has not released the name of a replacement Cassiano Elek Machado | © Bruno Poletti, Folhapress A piece of news surprised this weekend among publications on the publishing market …

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