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Global Stewards of the Earth

Heirs’ property rights; ERS move to Kansas; cut-backs in buy-outs; ethanol waivers, raging fires in Brazil;  new US-Sino tariffs—not a good week for agriculture, global stewards of the earth.  The …

Meat Analogues

Stop the Madness!!  Instead of falling head first, we recommend Oakland Innovation cautionary white paper, “Harnessing the Plant-Based Movement.”  It points up the nutritional sacrifices for taste and texture in …

Mitigating Risks in Ag

There’s a lot to juggle these days in #ag. Let’s call it mitigating risks–natural and man-made. New #technologies can help and that’s our focus. We’re working with investors to mainstream …

Commodity Prices Up

Commodity prices bumped up, thanks to China’s announced tariff “exclusions.”  The big winners are those with long positions, most likely grain traders and speculators.  It could be liar’s poker re-visited.

Horns of a Dilemma #7

Over 1 million swine have reportedly been culled in China due to ASF (African Swine Fever).  Despite potential boon for US pork producers, American vets fear ASF spreading to the …