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.
Commodity Supercycle Talk and Brazilian Corn Drops
Are we facing a commodities supercycle? Do we even know what that is? Senior Grains & Oilseeds Analyst Steve Nicholson and Markets VP Andrew Tasker discuss that prospect. Also, Brazilian Senior Grains & Oilseeds Analyst Marcela Marini joins the show with an update on corn exports.
A Toast to Avocados
Avocado consumption continues on an upward trend, and Rabobank’s Senior Fruits & Vegetables Analyst, David Magana, says that there’s still room to grow.
A Remarkable Year for Beef
May is National Beef Month in the US, and it’s been a year like no other for the industry. Dr. Mandy Carr from the National Cattlemen's Beef Association joins Rabobank’s animal protein analyst Don Close to discuss how Covid could shape the beef industry for the foreseeable future.
Cotton Across Hemispheres
On this episode from Rabobank Australia, Charlie Clack talks to US-based Steve Nicholson and Andrew Tasker about cotton in both hemispheres. US growers are planting, but down under, it’s time to pick.
This episode also appears on our sister podcast, RaboResearch F&A: Australia & New Zealand
USDA Report Surprises Commodities Markets
The USDA's Prospective Plantings report included a few surprises that will likely have implications for markets. RaboResearch analysts Steve Nicholson and Andrick Payen and Markets VP Andrew Tasker break down the specifics and look at other issues on the table.
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.
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