GIWA forecasts WA crop at 16.3Mt after welcome rain

GIWA has released its initial estimate for the state’s winter crop now up and away in virtually all areas at 16.3Mt from 8.7M hectares…Read More

Grain Central, July 12, 2024

Chickpea webinar scopes threat of ascochyta

A webinar was held this week to respond to growers’ concerns about the threat of ascochyta on what is shaping up to be Australia’s biggest chickpea crop since 2016-17…Read More

Liz Wells, July 11, 2024

Australia exports 676,739t canola in May

Australia exported 676,739t of canola in May, up 4pc from the April figure, according to the latest ABS data. ..Read More

Liz Wells, July 11, 2024

Feedgrain Focus: Grower selling slows in falling market

Prices for prompt and new-crop wheat and barley have fallen by up to $15/t in the past week to curb grower interest in selling…Read More

Liz Wells, July 11, 2024

SCU, Natural Rice Co partner on dryland rice project

NSW’s SCU and Northern Rivers grower Natural Rice Co are working on a project to combine drought and cold tolerance traits which can boost improve dryland rice production…Read More

Grain Central, July 11, 2024

Daily Market Wire 12July 2024

Wheat rallies as futures react, in part, to grain vessel seizure. Russian spring crop to ripen early, impacting yield, despite recent rain. ..Read More

Lachstock Consulting, July 12, 2024

Chickpea genetics for improved heat tolerance sought

A UQ-led project is looking to fast-track the development of chickpea varieties with increased heat tolerance…Read More

Grain Central, July 11, 2024

Commodity Ag wheat cargo heralds new era for WA

Commodity Ag is loading its first cargo in Albany this week to herald a new era for grain exporting in WA…Read More

Grain Central, July 9, 2024

Daily Market Wire 11 July 2024

Russian wheat quotes higher. Futures punt US wheat lower. Black Sea summer cropping region set to endure 10-day heat wave. Australian moisture conditions remain hopeful…Read More

Lachstock Consulting, July 11, 2024

Talks around sale of Incitec fertiliser arm to PKT end

Incitec Pivot has ceased negotiations with Indonesian fertiliser company PT Pupuk Kalimantan Timur for the sale of its fertiliser business…Read More

Emma Alsop, July 10, 2024

Rural Bank mid-year outlook highlights positives

Rural Bank’s mid-year outlook points to export demand and favourable prices as positives in a cropping season which has gotten off to a mixed start across Australia. ..Read More

Grain Central, July 10, 2024

Australia exports 329,759t barley, 323,962t sorghum in May

Australia exported 329,759t of barley and 323,962t of sorghum in May, according to the latest ABS data. ..Read More

Liz Wells, July 10, 2024

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