Rabobank's RaboResearch Food & Agribusiness team has 85 analysts working in local teams across the worldwide Rabobank network. They generate knowledge, and develop views and insights on businesses, topics and developments in the food & agribusiness sectors across the globe. All analysts have their own sector specialisations—ranging from meat and fish to dairy, vegetables, fruit and floriculture, coffee and cocoa.
Strawberries Surge During Uncertain Times
Although the Covid-19 pandemic brought uncertainty to the fresh produce market, consumer demand for strawberries has remained strong. Roland Fumasi, Head of RaboResearch North America, and fresh produce analyst David Magaña explain why the strawberry market has shown continuing strength.
Grains Rally Creates Feed Cost Challenges
A sizable US grains rally is causing issues for animal protein producers. Analysts from both sides join this episode to discuss the latest on the topic.
Mid- and Post-Pandemic Beef Demand
Beef demand didn't take the hit many thought it would at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, but animal protein analyst Dustin Aherin explains why post-pandemic demand is still uncertain.
Wild Markets and a Surprise Grains Rally
It's a wild time for grains, as the Grains and Oilseeds team discusses a rally for the U.S. market that few people saw coming.
The Year Ahead – The 2021 Commodity Outlook
2020 markets were unpredictable to say the least. So, what does next year have in store? Commodity analyst Michael Magdovitz joins us for a look at the year ahead.
Room for Optimism in Animal Protein Outlook
When it comes to animal protein, 2021 could be a year marked by more stability in the markets, though Covid-19 remains a wild card. Animal protein analysts Christine McCracken and Dustin Aherin discuss that and more in this episode.