Friday, June 30, 2023
Argentina forecasts significant increase in wheat harvest for 2023/2024 season
Argentina's government has issued a forecast indicating that the wheat harvest for the 2023/2024 season is expected to reach 18 to 19 million metric tonnes, marking a substantial increase of nearly 50% compared to the drought-impacted previ ...
Friday, December 30, 2022
Wheat harvest in Argentina decline further because of late frosts and drought
The Buenos Aires grains exchange said Argentina's estimated wheat harvest could be slashed further this 2022/23 season, as yields have been lower than expected because of late frosts and a historic drought, Successful Farming reported.
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Further wheat cuts in Argentina likely as yields disappoint
The Buenos Aires grains exchange said wheat production in Argentina is expected to face further cuts because of lower than expected yields, as grain harvests advance in a prolonged drought, Hellenic Shipping News reported.
Monday, November 14, 2022
Argentina slashes wheat crop forecast further by 11%
The Buenos Aires Grains Exchange has slashed Argentina's 2022/2023 wheat crop forecast further by 11%, now 12.4 million tonnes compared to the previous estimate of 14 million tonnes due to late frosts and prolonged drought, Nasdaq reported.
Monday, November 7, 2022
Argentina cuts wheat output projections lower due to late-season frosts
The Buenos Aires grains exchange has cut its wheat output projections for Argentina's 2022/2023 wheat harvest to 14 million tonnes from 15.2 million tonnes because of late-season frosts, Nasdaq reported.
Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Argentina to allow wheat export delays due to drought
The government of Argentina is expected to announce measures, possibly within days, that will allow wheat exporters to postpone agreed-upon shipments, following a severe drought that devastated the crop and caused concern about the domestic ...
Monday, October 31, 2022
Brazil to purchase wheat from US, Canada, and Russia as supplies from Argentina decline
Analysts said Brazil is expected to purchase wheat from the US, Canada, and Russia as neighbouring Argentina's crop failure has decreased output and affected its ability to export, BusinessWorld reported.
Friday, October 28, 2022
Projected wheat harvest in Argentina down again
The Rosario grain exchange announced on Wednesday that Argentina's 2022–2023 wheat harvest will be 13.7 million tonnes, a significant decrease from its earlier prediction of 15 million tonnes due to the prolonged drought that has seve ...
Monday, October 17, 2022
Argentina wheat crop projections slashed again due to drought and low temperatures
A senior analyst at the Rosario grains exchange said Argentina's wheat harvest this year is expected to reach 16 million tonnes, a 500,000-tonne cut compared to previous projections as the crop is affected by drought and low temperatures, R ...
Thursday, October 13, 2022
Argentina's government to meet wheat industry over crop issues
Argentina's government is expected to meet with wheat millers and exporters over this year's crop size following a severe drought in the country, Reuters reported.
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Argentina focuses on GM wheat as drought and war affect global crops
Backers for the genetically modified (GM) wheat strain called HB4, developed by Argentinian company Bioceres and state scientists, said it could help prevent food shortages at a time when severe droughts have been brought on by climate chan ...
Friday, September 16, 2022
Wheat farmers in Argentina abandon some lots because of drought
The major Buenos Aires grains exchange said wheat farmers in Argentina have begun to abandon lots of wheat because of the protracted drought in the country, a concern as growers cope with poor rainfall, Reuters reported.
Friday, September 9, 2022
Argentina's wheat crop affected by frosts in the last two weeks
The Buenos Aires grains exchange said Argentina's 2022/2023 wheat crop is affected by frosts in the last two weeks, causing some damage, Reuters reported.
Monday, July 25, 2022
Forecast for Argentina's wheat planting area revised downwards
The Buenos Aires grains exchange said that the forecast for Argentina's wheat planting area for the coming season had been reduced, as the South American nation deals with the effects of unfavourable weather, Reuters reported.
Monday, May 16, 2022
Argentina the first country to authorise GMO wheat planting
Argentina has become the first country in the world to authorise the planting of GMO wheat as it approved the Bioceres-developed HB4 GMO wheat variety for national commercialisation, Reuters reported.

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