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The USDA has identified some of the mystery seeds sent unsolicited from China as herbs like rosemary and sage

Alabama Department of Agriculture The US Department of Agriculture has identified 14 different species of seed.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 1st, 2020

Mysterious Chinese seed packets are showing up all over the US and the government is warning people not to plant them

Alabama Department of Agriculture At least 27 states have reported finding mysterious shipments of seeds from China.  The USDA on Tuesday warned p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 28th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow heads 200 points lower as Wall Street weighs U.S.-China tensions; Tech stocks draw bids

U.S. stocks mostly fall Monday morning as investors contend with states’ reopenings amid signs of brewing conflict between China and the U.S. over Beijing’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak, which was first identified in Wuhan......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 4th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow skids more than 300 points as Wall Street weighs U.S.-China tensions

U.S. stocks fall Monday morning as investors contend with states’ reopenings amid signs of brewing conflict between China and the U.S. over Beijing’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak, which was first identified in Wuhan......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 4th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow futures fall more than 200 points as Wall Street weighs states’ reopenings, China-U.S. tensions

U.S. stock-index futures fall sharply Monday morning as investors contend with states’ reopenings amid signs of brewing conflict between China and the U.S. over Beijing’s handling of the coronavirus outbreak, which was first identified in Wuhan......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 4th, 2020

To know the real number of coronavirus cases in the US, China, or Italy, researchers say multiply by 10

Patrick Doyle/Reuters Coronavirus case totals in China, Italy, and the US could be at least 10 times higher than the reported figures.  Many patients likely haven't been identified due to limited testin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 19th, 2020

USDA, USTR cite progress on farm provisions of U.S.-China trade deal

The United States and China have made progress in implementing the agriculture-related provisions of a Phase 1 trade deal that took effect on Feb. 14, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and U.S. Trade Representative said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 24th, 2020

No more nut rage: activist fund takes on family-controlled Korean Air

Days after photos of broken windows and smashed china hit the newsstands revealing a Christmas Day family squabble in the home of Korean Air's late patriarch, an activist fund received an unsolicited offer to help unseat the current chairman......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 12th, 2020

Coronavirus demand for traditional herbal remedies

With demand so high, herb purveyors and practitioners have become concerned about a growing supply crunch for certain herbs that come almost exclusively from China......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 9th, 2020

What Apple, Microsoft, GE and other U.S. companies are saying about the coronavirus outbreak

The new coronavirus that was first identified late last year in Wuhan, China, is a dominant theme in the earnings releases and conference calls of S&P 500 companies as investors press for answers on how it will impact their business......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 5th, 2020

A 2nd US Navy aircraft carrier is visiting Vietnam amid simmering tensions with China

US Navy/MCS 3rd Class Alex Corona The US has identified former foe Vietnam as a strategic partner in the resource-rich South China Sea, most of which China has claimed. The USS Theodore Roosevelt's vis.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 5th, 2020

What Apple, Microsoft, Nike and other U.S. companies are saying about the coronavirus outbreak

The new coronavirus that was first identified late last year in Wuhan, China, is a dominant theme in the earnings releases and conference calls of S&P 500 companies as investors press for answers on how it will impact their business......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 3rd, 2020

What Apple, Coca-Cola, Nike and other U.S. companies are saying about the coronavirus outbreak

The new coronavirus that was first identified late last year in Wuhan, China, is a dominant theme in the earnings releases and conference calls of S&P 500 companies as investors press for answers on how it will impact their business......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 27th, 2020

Global central bankers scour shopping malls, manufacturers for coronavirus playbook

In the days after a new virus was identified in China on Dec. 31, global central bankers fell back on past experience for a comforting early analysis......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 21st, 2020

China could buy far less from U.S. farms than forecast, USDA estimate suggests

The agency’s chief economist pro.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 20th, 2020

China could purchase much less U.S. farm product than thought, new USDA estimate suggests

U.S. Department of Agriculture chief economist Robert Johansson projected that agricultural exports to China would reach roughly $14 billion in the year that ends Sept. 30, a $4 billion increase from one year ago......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 20th, 2020

What Apple, P&G, Walmart and other U.S. companies are saying about the coronavirus outbreak

The new coronavirus that was first identified late last year in Wuhan, China, is becoming a dominant theme in the earnings releases and conference calls of S&P 500 companies as investors press for answers on how it will impact their business......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 20th, 2020

Coronavirus update: More than 75,000 cases and 2,000 deaths, Walmart predicts Q1 impact on EPS

There are 75,203 confirmed cases of COVID-19, the coronavirus first identified in December in Wuhan, China, and 2,009 deaths, according to the most recent figures from the World Health Organization......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2020

What Apple, Hilton and other U.S. companies are saying about the coronavirus outbreak

The new coronavirus that was first identified late last year in Wuhan, China, is becoming a dominant theme in the earnings releases and conference calls of S&P 500 companies as investors press for answers on how it will impact their business......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 18th, 2020

What Apple, Walmart and other U.S. companies are saying about the coronavirus outbreak

The new coronavirus that was first identified late last year in Wuhan, China, is becoming a dominant theme in the earnings releases and conference calls of S&P 500 companies as investors press for answers on how it will impact their business......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 18th, 2020

Coronavirus update: 1,383 deaths, more than 63,000 sickened, Expedia predicts impact beyond Q1

There are more than 63,000 cases of COVID-19, the novel coronavirus that was first identified in December in Wuhan, China, and 1,383 deaths, according to the World Health Organization......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2020