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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 financial market and news review: Equities end mixed after active week

Financial markets: US equity markets closed narrowly mixed with the Dow weaker and the Nasdaq and S&P 500 eking out gains.

US Agricultural Policy Economy and Finance

US Futures Review: Soybeans post sharp gains on demand

Soybean futures closed with double-digit gains as November was up 13 1/2¢ at USD9.84 1/2.

Soy Futures

US Futures Review: Corn gains with help from soybeans

Corn futures ended higher Friday (September 22) with December gaining 3 1/4¢ at USD3.53 1/2, its highest mark since September.

Soy Futures

US Futures Review: Chicago wheat ends lower

Chicago wheat futures ended lower with December down 3¢ at USD4.49 1/2 while Kansas City and Minneapolis futures closed higher.

Wheat Futures

Placements well above expectations in USDA cattle update

The level of cattle on feed in the US was 10.5 million head on September 1, up four percent from year-ago, according to USDA's Cattle on Feed report.

Cattle & Beef Production

Overnight Futures Review: Soybeans gain on Brazil concerns

November soybean futures gained 7 1/2¢ in overnight trading on concerns about dryness in Brazil and technically driven buying close to the 200-day moving average.

Soy Futures
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