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Roger Bernard

Washington, D.C.

Roger Bernard analyzes policy developments on agriculture, trade, energy, transportation, taxes and US economic and monetary policy for IEG Policy, and more widely for IEG Informa Economics.

As a Policy Analyst, he provides clients and subscribers with accurate, concise and timely analysis of events and policies to help them make market and business decisions.

Before he joined Informa in 2011, Roger worked for Farm Journal / Pro Farmer for more than 24 years. There he covered US agriculture, trade and Washington policy, spending more than 10 years working in Washington DC.

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US Futures Review: Corn steady to mixed to end week

Corn futures closed steady to mixed on Friday as export business failed to provide a lift.

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Government payments key contributor to rise in 2019 farm income forecast

US net farm income is now forecast at $92.5 billion for 2019, up $8.5 billion (10.2 percent) from the 2018 level, according to USDA’s November 2019 Farm Income Forecast.

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Day ahead – Dec. 6, 2019: US ag trade, WOTUS update and FTC settlement

US agricultural exports rose in October, starting Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 with a solid trade surplus. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is moving ahead with its plan to replace and repeal a controversial Obama-era rule that rankled many in agriculture while a supplement maker has settled with the government over deceptive ad claims.

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US Futures Review: Disappointing export data pressures corn

Corn futures finished the session lower after export updates from USDA proved disappointing.

Corn Futures

US Futures Review: Corn ends lower on technical selling

Corn futures fell lower in part on followthrough selling after Tuesday’s losses.

Corn Futures

US Futures Review: Corn finishes mixed on trade uncertainties, slow harvest

Corn futures finished mixed with nearby months weaker and slight advances in farther-deferred contracts.

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