Aug 8, 2013 American wheat growers are facing stiff competition this year from cheaper crops in Romania and the Ukraine.
Jun 6, 2013 For cattle rancher Ken Lenox, the higher price of beef at the store isn't leading to bigger profits.
Feb 25, 2014 Yes, there are commodities in Disneyland. Or at least we pretended there are.
May 30, 2013 Wheat farmers in the Pacific Northwest wait for more news on unapproved genetically engineered wheat discovered in Oregon.
Apr 18, 2013 Diane Swonk, chief economist with Mesirow Financial, explains why commodity prices are falling and how the U.S. economy could benefit.
Apr 17, 2013 Gold prices are down again this morning, after falling by more than 10 percent since Friday. Oil prices are also lower. But how do these drops in commodity prices affect your wallet?
Apr 11, 2013 Diane Swonk, chief economist with Mesirow Financial, joins Marketplace Morning Report host Jeremy Hobson to discuss the drop off in gold prices and whether there is such a thing as a safe haven anymore.
Feb 6, 2013 The CME Group will move wheat trading from Kansas City to Chicago in June.
Jul 9, 2012 Temperatures may finally be cooling off, but hot temperatures and corresponding droughts are hurting farmers -- and that could trickle down to your own wallet soon.
Apr 30, 2012 The cost of soybeans is now hitting levels not seen just before the 2008 food crisis, and when this happens farmers switch to soybeans and away from rice -- that crucial staple of diets in so many parts of the world.