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Mexico buying more U.S. yellow corn

The vice president of the U.S. Grains Council says the top market for U.S. corn is buying more yellow corn than usual. “It’s up 33% more than it was last year.” Cary Sifferath tells Brownfield “their livestock industry, corn starch and sweetener industries continue to... Read More.

USMEF expects more growth for U.S. pork in Mexico

Mexico continues to be a leading market for U.S. pork producers. Dan Halstrom, president and CEO of the U.S. Meat Export Federation, says Mexico’s demand for American pork has been surging. “Number one, the economy is relatively strong,” he said. “Number two, we had... Read More.

US working to increase demand for pork loin in Mexico

U.S. pork exports to Mexico have already set an annual record.  Lorenzo Elizalde with the US Meat Export Federation says pork cuts like bone-in hams and picnics have always been popular in Mexico, but work is being done to improve demand for the loin. ... Read More.

Big 12 Conference to Establish Big 12 Mexico

By: Big 12 Sports ( - On Thursday, the Big 12 Conference announced the launch of Big 12 Mexico, the Conference’s first international extension that will see Big 12 men’s and women’s basketball, women’s soccer and baseball games held in Mexico. Big 12 Mexico’s first... Read More.