Global report: stories from around the world
A weekly selection of global news stories that affect demand, supply and prices.
First quarter profits fall sharply at Tyson Foods
The largest meat company in the US said profit margins on pork and chicken are tightening.
What happens to an animal's hide?
Despite weakening prices, cattle hides remain one of the most valuable parts of the animal.
Profits soar for AGCO thanks to bumper combine sales
The maker of Massey Ferguson, Fendt and Valtra machinery reported bumper profits for 2018.