Markets

Goldman Sachs forecasts a structural bull market emerging for commodities in 2021- here is the breakdown of their analysis

Structural under-investment, increased stimulus and the weakening dollar are the foundation for Goldman Sachs’ bullish forecast, according to a research note published Thursday. The Goldman analysts recommend a long position on its carbon-neutral commodity index for ESG investors. Goldman increase their forecasts for soya and corn, leaving gold unchanged. A […]
Goldman Sachs forecasts a structural bull market emerging for commodities in 2021- here is the breakdown of their analysis
News

China is buying more corn. That’s good news for American farmers.

China has bought more corn this year as part of the U.S.-China trade deal. Stockpiles of corn made by Chinese farmers are growing smaller, leading to increased interest in overseas buying of the grain. Overall corn production is up, as better crop conditions lead to the potential for a better […]
China is buying more corn. That’s good news for American farmers.
Markets

Farm bankruptcies are surging as Trump’s trade war drags on

At least 84 farms in the upper Midwest filed for Chapter 12 bankruptcy in the year ending in June, according to a new Minneapolis Federal Reserve analysis. That’s more than twice the level seen over the same period four years ago. Tariffs have added pressure to already low margins for […]
Farm bankruptcies are surging as Trump’s trade war drags on
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The US restaurant industry could be the big winner of Trump’s trade war

President Donald Trump’s trade war is causing pain for many US industries, but the tariffs could actually help US restaurants. The retaliatory tariffs on US agricultural goods are expected to cause a supply glut, which is already leading to price cuts for major agricultural goods. This means restaurants will pay […]
The US restaurant industry could be the big winner of Trump’s trade war
Lifestyle

14 vegetables that are actually fruits

Think you can tell a fruit from a vegetable? Think again. In the world of food, there are many plants most people consider vegetables that are actually fruits, botanically speaking. The most famous example is probably the tomato. Its status as a fruit or a vegetable was so contentious that […]
14 vegetables that are actually fruits
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