Pulse Update: Chickpeas join surprise rally

A resurgence in demand from Pakistan has seen chickpea prices rally in the past month, and rates for lentils, faba beans and mungbeans have also firmed…Read More

Liz Wells, March 20, 2023

Harvest nears for expanding Lockyer Valley cotton

Cotton is enjoying a resurgence in south-east Qld’s Lockyer Valley, where growers are looking for a less labour-intensive alternative to vegetables…Read More

Emma Alsop, March 20, 2023

El Niño Watch calls for risk mitigation: StoneX

MATIF has shaped up as a proxy for Black Sea grain as the Australian market prepares for a smaller wheat crop, says StoneX’s Nick Orssich. ..Read More

Liz Wells, March 20, 2023

Govt to make ‘national statement on climate change’ in ag

The Federal Government is hoping to bring industry, states and territories together to form a broad strategy for managing the impacts of climate change on agriculture…Read More

Eric Barker, March 20, 2023

Buff gets malting green light from Grains Australia

InterGrain’s new acid-tolerant barley variety, Buff, has received malting accreditation for Grains Australia ahead of the 2023-24 harvest. ..Read More

Grain Central, March 20, 2023

CBH opens Kwinana Fertiliser Facility

CBH Group has opened it’s new Kwinana Fertiliser Facility, which will deliver significant benefits to Western Australian grain growers…Read More

Grain Central, March 20, 2023

Daily Market Wire 20 March 2023

Black Sea Grain Initiative extends at eleventh hour. Argentina crop outlook tumbles. China weekly US corn trade tops 2Mt. Australia canola bids hit the skids…Read More

Lachstock Consulting, March 20, 2023

Crushing-plant plans brighten hopes for CQ oilseeds

Energreen Nutrition has put forward plans to construct a crushing plant at Yamala, with the project expected to reinvigorate CQ’s oilseed industry…Read More

Emma Alsop, March 16, 2023

Feedgrain Focus: Sorghum focus lifts prices

Welcome rain has fallen over parts of NSW and Qld as markets firm on the occasional trade short and preoccupation in the north with a big sorghum harvest…Read More

Liz Wells, March 16, 2023

Leading Harvest covers 540,000ha in Australian launch

Leading Harvest has introduced a standardised sustainability framework for 540,000ha of Australian agricultural land owned by local and offshore investors…Read More

Grain Central, March 17, 2023

January chickpea exports surge, lentils dip

Australia exported 92,287t of chickpeas and 149,266t of lentils in January, according to the latest ABS export data. ..Read More

Liz Wells, March 16, 2023

Bureau issues El Niño Watch as ENSO turns neutral

The Bureau of Meteorology’s latest Climate Driver Update has called time on La Niña and issued the first El Niño Watch seen since 2019…Read More

Grain Central, March 16, 2023

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