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21 February 2014
Wyckoff's Morning Report: Truce Between Ukrainian Protesters and Gov't
GLOBAL - In overnight news, reports said there has been another truce agreement between Ukrainian protesters and government officials. ...
06 February 2014
Favourable Egypt Weather Results in Above Average Cereal Crop
EGYPT - Final 2013 wheat production figures are not available yet although owing to favourable weather conditions, preliminary forecasts pointed to an above average cereal harvest....
05 February 2014
Wyckoff's Weekly Grain Outlook: Bullish Enthusiasm in Corn, Soy Markets
ANALYSIS - There's some concern in the grain markets this week, as we head into the seasonal February break phenomenon, where grain prices often show some weakness, reports Jim Wyckoff for TheCropSite....
29 January 2014
Third Largest Grain Crop Expected for South Australia
AUSTRALIA - South Australian grain growers are on track to record the state's third largest crop on record....
13 January 2014
Wyckoff's Closing Grains: Corn Closes Higher
US - March corn futures closed up 1 1/2 cents at $4.32 1/4 Monday. Prices closed nearer the session high and hit a three-week high today....
New Canola Meal Website, Canolamazing.com, Launched
The Canola Council of Canada has launched of Canolamazing.com, a new website showcasing the facts and firsthand accounts of using canola meal....
10 January 2014
Jim Wyckoff's Morning Report: Markets Mixed Overnight
GLOBAL - Arguably the most important economic report of the month is Friday morning’s monthly U.S. jobs report. ...
18 November 2013
Continued Growth Expected in Organic Markets
ANALYSIS - The global demand for organic foods and beverages has been steadily increasing over the last decade, writes Chris Harris....
13 November 2013
Can Smart Technology Improve Farm Performance?
ANALYSIS - The use of smart technology in precision farming can increase production, yields and quality. This is one of the major themes at this year’s Agritechnica in Hannover, Germany, writes...
12 November 2013
Agritechnica Opens in Atmosphere of Expected Investment
GERMANY - The largest trade fair for agricultural machinery, Agritechnica, opened its doors this week displaying new lines in equipment and systems designed to meet the demands of modern agriculture,...
07 October 2013
Provincial Government Bolsters Corn Growers Grouping
PHILIPPINES - The provincial government recently convened various groups of corn growers and producers in Pampanga in a bid to boost the comprehensive and integrated delivery of farm assistance...
25 September 2013
Commissioner Calls for Pragmatism over Trade Partnership
EU - Commissioner De Gucht has spoken about the main challenges the EU and the US will face in the negotiations for the EU-US free trade agreement, Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership...
16 September 2013
British Crop Producers Congress Set to Roll
UK - This year’s BCPC Congress, which is set to take place on 1-2 October at the Hilton Metropole Hotel, Brighton, Sussex, UK, is ready to roll with a complete programme of presentations and...
04 September 2013
Trade Agreement with Ukraine Offers Opportunities to Dutch Agriculture
NETHERLANDS - Ukraine is continually increasing its focus on the EU. At present, a ‘Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement’ (DCFTA) between the Ukraine and the Netherlands is being assessed...
02 September 2013
MAIZALL: Exporters Alliance Swinging Into Action
GLOBAL - MAIZALL is on the move. Earlier this year, the U.S. Grains Council joined the National Corn Growers Association, and MAIZAR and ABRAMHILO, the leading corn producer's organizations in...
23 August 2013
Japanese Team to Examine US Wheat Crop from Farm to Port
US - Japanese flour millers – and their customers – want to know more about the system that produces, transports, inspects and ships the wheat used in their products....
20 August 2013
Grain & Hay Report: BIG Grain Crop Expected in Northern Hemisphere
AUSTRALIA - For the week ending 16 August 2013, USDA confirmed that there's a BIG grain on the way in the northern hemisphere for 2013/14 - which more than likely will drive grain prices lower...
14 August 2013
CME: 'Greener' Light for Chicken, Pork Sectors to Expand
US - USDA’s monthly World Supply and Demand Estimates, released today, forecasts corn and soybean yields — and total crops — somewhat smaller than the averages of analysts’ prereport estimates,...
02 August 2013
Do Consumers Really Care about Provenance?
ANALYSIS - This week in the UK a row has erupted between two of the heavyweights in British supermarkets – Tesco and Sainsbury. In the middle is the British Advertising Standards Authority,...
31 July 2013
Corn Harvest Begins in Southern US
ANALYSIS - Grain futures were mixed to start the day with spreading a dominating market mover. Buying old crop, selling new crop corn is again being supported by tight supplies, writes Paul Georgy,...
22 July 2013
#buybritish Banners Take over British Countryside
UK - Hundreds of #buybritish banners are springing up all over the country thanks to farmers and growers keen to get the British public to buy more British food....
12 July 2013
Nigeria Can Strengthen Economy via Wheat Trade Liberalization
NIGERIA - Nigeria remains a huge export market for wheat with export value of US wheat averaging $1 billion, about 85 per cent share of the wheat market. The high demand is mostly pressured...
11 July 2013
Harper Government Invests in Barley Industry Growth
CANADA - Barley farmers will benefit from key investments in science and innovation that will improve the competitiveness of the barley sector, with the support of the Harper Government. ...
03 July 2013
International Line-up for British Crop Production Council Congress
UK - This year’s British Crop Production Council (BCPC) Congress programme will offer an array of influential, international speakers who will explore the effects of a challenging regulatory...
02 July 2013
HGCA Works with Morocco to Open New Feed Wheat Market
UK & MOROCCO - HGCA’s export arm BCE has been working with Moroccan government officials to lift its restrictions on feed wheat imports, opening up a new potential market worth an estimated...
19 June 2013
Extra Australian Agricultural Voices Deployed Across Globe
AUSTRALIA - Australian food producers and exporters will benefit from new strong Australian voices to be deployed to Vietnam, Malaysia and China, with extra agricultural specialists being sent...
11 June 2013
Canada Lists US Products for Retailiation of COOL Dispute
CANADA - The Canadian Government has published a list of products imported from the US that could be targeted for retaliatory action because of the US failure to comply with the World Trade Organisations...
28 May 2013
Soybean Basis Plummets across the US
ANALYSIS - On average, spot soybean basis dropped 51 cents across the US last week while the corn basis held firm only improving 1 ½ cents on the week, writes analysts at GeoGrain....
23 May 2013
Indiana Soybean Alliance Studies Feasibility of Aquaculture Feed Mill
US - Exploring the opportunity to bring a feed mill dedicated to producing fish feed to Indiana in hopes of building a new market for Hoosier soybean farmers is the intent of a new grant recently...
Strong Demand Anticipated for 2013 Western Canadian Winter Wheat Crop
CANADA - The executive manager of Winter Cereals Canada expects a strong demand this year in the United States for winter wheat grown in western Canada....
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