WTO appoints new chair of ag talks

WTO ag chair

Karau is the 10th chairperson of the agriculture negotiations since they began in March 2000.

World Grain News
Russian integrated meat, feed company purchases grain producer
Acquisition will boost Cherkizovo Group's grain self sufficiency to 60% in the next few years.
E.U., Chile move forward in organic trade
Agreement paves way for more cooperation and further growth in global organic food market.
Ag industry urging for USTR confirmation
With possible NAFTA renegotiations on the table, ag groups hope for a confirmed representative soon.
Profits increase for Grupo Bimbo’s North American business
Operating income in the first quarter of 2017 was up 21% from the first quarter of 2016.
MacAulay welcomes CGC’s proposal to reduce user fees
The reduced fees would result in a 24% decrease in fees for the 2017 to 2018 fiscal year.
Trump’s NAFTA comments whiplashes ag industry
Many grain associations urge for renegotiations instead of withdrawal.
Cargill, Calysta break ground on feed plant
FeedKind protein is a feed ingredient initially targeted as an alternative to fishmeal for the aquaculture industry.
U.S. proposes biodiesel tax credit for producers
Supporters say it would prevent subsidization of foreign manufacturers.
Wire Service News

From the wire service news resources of LexisNexis:

Featured Video