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How much do you enjoy that lunch break cappuccino, americano or espresso? Well, in future, you may have to be prepared to pay more for that all-in-important caffeine fix at your favourite coffee chain outlet. This week, commodities continued to attract investors while bucking the down trend of the stock exchange, and, of these, coffee […]

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<![CDATA[Kirk Herbstreit kicks off the Kentucky Derby Festival at the They’re Off! Luncheon]]> <![CDATA[USEI Cannabis Provides a Company Update and Status of Colorado Cannabis Operations]]> <![CDATA[Producer Prices Post Largest Gain in 9 Months]]> J Pat Carter/AP By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON -- U.S. producer prices recorded their largest increase in nine months in March as the cost of food and services rose, pointing to some pockets of inflation at the factory gate. The Labor Department... Read more]]> <![CDATA[Brazil Drought Supporting Coffee ETNs, with Futures Trading at 2-Year High]]> ]]> <![CDATA[Alternative Asset ETFs Diversify Portfolios]]> ]]> <![CDATA[OnFarm, The First Crowdfunding Investment From AgFunder, Closes Seed Round]]>  AgFunder, a new crowdfunding investment platform for agricultural and ag-related technologies has wrapped up its first successful campaign with the close of a seed investment for OnFarm, a provider of data and analytics software for farmers. Read More
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<![CDATA[Wal-Mart Stores to revive Wild Oats brand nationwide]]> <![CDATA[Blue Light Special in Aisle 4 (Cotton)]]> Cotton prices have grinded higher since the beginning of December as one can see by the chart below. In this time frame prices of July futures have appreciated approximately 17%lifting trade to their highest levels in 27 months near 97 cents/lb. This likely has something to do with the most recent US cotton harvest being […]

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