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Weak grain exports and low oil price weigh on ADM (Financial Times)

Joseph Glauber, IFPRI senior research fellow, was quoted in a story by the Financial Times about grain exports. According to the article, a strong dollar led to fewer global buyers for corn, wheat, and other crops grown by American farmers. Reporter …

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South Africa Corn Crop Withers From El Nino's Damage (Bloomberg)

IFPRI’s Maximo Torero, Division Director of the Markets, Trade, and Institutions Division, was interviewed by Bloomberg’s Alan Bjerga in an article about withering corn crops in South Africa. Torero told Bjerga that the Department of Agriculture…