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Day ahead – Jan. 3, 2020: Middle East tensions, China ag buys, listeria warning

Geopolitical tensions spike with US airstrike killing key Iranian general; China buys of US ag goods continued as 2019 wound down; FSIS issues warning about Listeria tainted hard-boiled eggs; Bunge ends ownership in Iowa ethanol plant

US airstrikes killed a major Iranian military official increasing tensions in the Middle East. Meanwhile, China continued to purchase more US ag products at the close of 2019, FSIS issued a warning about Listeria contaminated hard-boiled eggs and Bunge ended its ownership interest in an Iowa ethanol plant.


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