Agricultural Futures

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Agricultural Futures

Futures contracts in which the underlying assets come from the raising of crops and/or animals. That is, the underlying asset of an agricultural futures contract may be a direct product of the earth, such as corn or beef, or a derivative, such as high fructose corn syrup. Agricultural futures are among the most important futures contracts that are traded.
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Summary: Lebanon's agricultural future is under imminent danger due to the shortage of Syrian laborers who cultivate and harvest the crops, farmers warned Monday.
As an agency under Chief of Mission authority, MCC directly contributes to the key embassy goal of bolstering Moldova's modern agricultural future.
Through these critical partnerships, we will build a stronger agricultural future for our country and for the world.
Small and mid-sized producers are a vital part of America's agricultural future, and we are dedicated to ensuring their success," Vilsack said.
To highlight DuPont Pioneer's role in the agricultural education of rural America and demonstrate its commitment to building a sustainable agricultural future around the world as we struggle to feed a rapidly growing population.
As the nation faces a potential crisis inherent in the aging of the American farmer, UC farm advisors train beginning and new farmers, many of them veterans, women and immigrants, to become producers, assuring California's agricultural future and enhancing the security of the world's food supply.
During the same period it is estimated that between 10 and 20 million trees have been cut down each year in Haiti, simultaneously robbing the island of its agricultural future, protection from mudslide and flood and destroying the natural habitat required by wildlife.
From policymakers in Boston, to feed dealers, to large-animal veterinarians, the state's agricultural future will be able to trace its roots to 4-H and weekend fairs like this," Mr.
But while Brazil's agricultural future looks relatively bright, in the United States the industry continues to face obstacles.
The 21-point organic food and farming action plan outlines the Government's commitment to the sector, seen as key to Britain's agricultural future in the wake of disasters such as mad cow disease, foot and mouth and plummeting incomes.
The Gordon MP said, "We need to discuss our environmental and agricultural future and our approach to the Common Agricultural Policy in the public arena.

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