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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 & news review: Equities drop; biofuel confab said on tap for Tuesday

Losses in tech stocks roiled equity markets to open the week while another biofuels session is said to be on tap for Tuesday while discussions between the US and Germany on several issues were termed "constructive."

US Agricultural Policy Economy and Finance

Commerce outlines exemption guidelines on steel, aluminum import duties

Excluding products from the import tariffs announced on steel and aluminum into the US is possible under a series of procedures outlined by the US Department of Commerce (DOC).

US Agricultural Policy Trade Disputes

US weekly pork outlook: Exports appear to be picking up

Futures lost ground over last week and that trend may continue

Hogs & Pork Exports

US weekly beef outlook: April futures remain tied to cash markets

Futures declined after volatile week of trading that saw prices erode after mid-week rise

Cattle & Beef Demand

US weekly poultry outlook: Broiler supplies continue to rise

Overview and comments on broiler and turkey markets

Poultry Production

What traders are talking about: More US corn sales to foreign buyers

USDA announced sales to Japan for new-crop corn and a sale to unknown destinations for old-crop delivery, reminding markets that demand for US corn remains solid.

Corn Wheat
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