What many are calling a very surprising turn of events, the US House of Representatives has defeated the US Farm bill. In a 195-234 vote, the bill has not passed. Both Republicans and Democrats voted against the bill.
After putting its grain handling and crop input operations in Ontario up for sale this winter, Cargill has reached a deal to sell the business, including its ownership in South West Ag Partners, to Quebec-based La Coop fédérée. The agreement includes 13 grain and crop inputs retail locations, as well as Cargill's 50 percent share of…Read more »