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China’s Growing Appetite For Minnesota Soybeans

It’s been a cold, rainy spring but finally, Minnesota farmers have most of their crops in the ground. The success of Minnesota’s soybean season is being watched very closely half a world away.

06/27/2011

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Drier, Warmer Weather Helps Minn. Crops Progress

Minnesota farmers are making progress on planting several field crops, thanks to a week of drier, warmer weather.

06/06/2011

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China’s $6B Soybean Buy Benefits Minnesota

China’s recent purchases of more than $6.6 billion in U.S. soybeans is being called good for Minnesota, one of the largest soybean producing states.

01/28/2011

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Chinese Ag Trade Delegation To Visit Minnesota

Minnesota agriculture officials host a trade delegation from China this week.

01/18/2011

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Lower Corn, Soybean Output Sends Prices Surging

A surprising drop in the U.S. corn and soybean crop sent grain prices surging to their highest level in 2 1/2 years Wednesday. The price increases stoked concerns about higher food prices and tighter supplies of feedstock for food and biofuels.

01/12/2011

Crop Damage Estimates Lower Than Expected

  Southern Minnesota crops fared better than expected after flooding last month.

10/08/2010

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