Feedgrain Focus: Prices firm on delayed harvest

Prices for wheat, barley and sorghum have firmed in the past week as rain sparks concerns from some domestic consumers about supply in the short term…Read More

Liz Wells, October 6, 2022

Harvest logistics next challenge ahead of NSW soaking

The lateness of the NSW crop will enable it to pile on more yield potential as flood warnings are issued for the state’s inland rivers, and more rain falls in already sodden catchments…Read More

Liz Wells, October 5, 2022

Darling Downs cotton picking drags on

A handful of Darling Downs growers are still picking cotton they planted close to a year ago as wet conditions to continue to thwart progress. ..Read More

Emma Alsop, October 5, 2022

NSW Farmers to identify rail-freight failures

A NSW Farmers taskforce is looking for inefficiencies in the rail network as the NSW Parliament awaits a bill which could assist development of a container terminal in Newcastle…Read More

Grain Central, October 4, 2022

Daily Market Wire 6 October 2022

Oil prices rose off the back of Opec+’s announcement to cut production. Local markets firmed across the board. ..Read More

Lachstock Consulting, October 6, 2022

Brazilian wheat production on the rise

Rotations, profitability and improved varieties are lifting Brazil’s wheat production to what is expected to be a new record this year. ..Read More

Grain Brokers Australia, October 4, 2022

New herbicide solution inspired by cholesterol medicine

Statins have been used by a Curtin University team to identify a target site in plants which has potential to aid the development of a new group of herbicides…Read More

Grain Central, October 5, 2022

Weekly rainfall update + rain outlook 5 October 2022

Early in the week, a low pressure system that developed over the south-eastern Australia brought showers, rain and isolated thunderstorms to Victoria, Tasmania and much of NSW. ..Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, October 5, 2022

Daily Market Wire 5 October 2022

The US currency trades lower overnight. Wheat mixed. Crude oil and the DOW get a boost. Eastern Australian wheat premiums lift on logistics, quality factors. ..Read More

Lachstock Consulting, October 5, 2022

CSIRO forum prompts consideration of carbon

Focus on efficient land and nitrogen use will be key to decreasing the carbon emissions from the Australian grains sector, according to CSIRO researcher Maartje Sevenster…Read More

Emma Alsop, September 30, 2022

Murdoch Uni to host 2024 International Wheat Congress

The third International Wheat Congress will be held in Perth in 2024, with up to 800 delegates expected…Read More

Grain Central, September 30, 2022

Feedgrain Focus: Big yields, lower proteins feature

The weaker Australian dollar is buoying export demand for lower-protein wheat, while big carry-outs in NSW and WA are reassuring buyers, regardless of whether or not rain delays harvest…Read More

Liz Wells, September 29, 2022

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