ABARES releases initial wheat, barley, canola estimates

ABARES has released its initial forecasts new-crop Australian wheat at 26.2Mt, barley at 9.9Mt and canola at 4.9Mt, all down markedly from last year amid the drier outlook…Read More

Grain Central, June 6, 2023

ABARES forecasts 32pc tumble in major pulses

ABARES has forecast production of Australia’s major winter pulse crops to 2.684Mt, down 32pc from the 3.95Mt grown in 2022-23…Read More

Grain Central, June 6, 2023

Efficiency in demand at FarmFest + PICS

Grain and cotton growers and livestock producers are flocking to FarmFest this year to find out the latest on offer in machinery and services…Read More

Liz Wells, June 7, 2023

Heavy rains disrupt China’s wheat harvest

Estimates say rain has downgraded up to 30Mt of China’s 140Mt wheat crop, and China’s import demands will reflect the impact…Read More

Peter McMeekin for Grain Brokers Australia, June 7, 2023

GPA, GrainGrowers unite to support mental health

Grain Producers Australia and GrainGrowers have joined forces to strengthen mental health awareness and suicide prevention to support farmers and rural communities…Read More

Grain Central, June 7, 2023

Weekly rainfall update + rain outlook 7 June 2023

Weekly totals greater than 50 mm were recorded in south-west Western Australia, northern Tasmania, parts of Victoria, north-west New South Wales, north-east South Australia and the north-Queensland tropical coast. ..Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, June 6, 2023

Daily Market Wire 7 June 2023

Canola gains 2 percent and wheat market survives a blip, amid Ukraine dam wall damage news, settles mixed. Weather forecast declares El Niño alert…Read More

Lachstock Consulting, June 7, 2023

Project Jaal puts hefty WA, Vic portfolio on market

An institutional-grade portfolio spanning close to 43,000ha across two states has hit the market with price expectations of $400M…Read More

Linda Rowley, June 5, 2023

Allison ditches retirement plans, base pay up to $1.5M

Elders has announced Mark Allison will stay on as the managing director and CEO instead of retiring…Read More

Grain Central, June 5, 2023

PULSES 23: Fabas find floor in local feed demand

Australian stockfeed mills switching some demand from field peas to faba beans offsets the impact of reduced export sales while Egypt weathers currency issues…Read More

Liz Wells, June 5, 2023

Daily Market Wire 6 June 2023

Black Sea Grain Initiative dysfunction elicits alternative strategy planning. Romania, Hungary, sunflower crop delivers EU record forecast 11.3Mt despite western European setbacks…Read More

Lachstock Consulting, June 6, 2023

Rain lifts prospects for WA crop, NSW still dry

While northern NSW remains in need of rain to complete winter sowing, much of the southern grainbelt including WA has had good rain in recent days…Read More

Liz Wells, June 5, 2023

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