Friday, September 2, 2022
Grain exports from Argentina reached US$3.4 billion in August
CIARA-CEC, the combined oilseed industry and grains export chambers industry group, said that Argentina's grain exports brought in US$3.4 billion in August, a 5% increase from July, as the South American nation attempts to increase the flow ...
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, June 27, 2022
More than two million hogs slaughtered in Argentina during January-April 2022
2.37 million head of hogs were slaughtered in Argentina between January and April this year while a record hog production is projected for this year.
Monday, May 30, 2022
Argentina sees 2.43% drop in hog slaughter at end of Q1 2022
Argentina's hog slaughter decreased by 2.43% at the end of the first quarter of 2022, compared to the same period of 2021, going from 1,787,512 to 1,744,087 head.
Friday, May 20, 2022
Argentina may raise export limits for corn to 35 million tonnes
A source from Argentina's Ministry of Agriculture said the country may raise its corn export limits for the 2021/22 harvest to 35 million tonnes from the current 30 million tonnes, 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.
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Good rain forecast and cool weather to help Argentina's 2022/23 wheat crop
The Buenos Aires grains exchange said upcoming rains and cool weather during the austral autumn season in the country will help the 2022/23 wheat crop at key farm belt growing areas ahead of sowing that begins mid-May 2022, Reuters reported ...
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Argentina's wheat production could drop 25% in its central producing region
Argentina's Rosario grains exchange said wheat production could drop 25% in the country's central producing region during the 2022/23 season because of dry weather and increasing input costs, Reuters reported.
Monday, April 18, 2022
Argentina truckers protest that affected grains transport has ended
Argentina's Ministry of Transport said the trucker's protest demanding higher freight rates that affected grains transport in the country since April 11 has been called off, Reuters reported.
Friday, April 15, 2022
Argentina's corn and soy exports could be affected by failed trucker strike talks
Argentina's corn and soy exports during the key harvest season could be badly affected after talks between Argentine grain-truck drivers, industry groups and government officials failed to end a strike, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
Grain truckers in Argentina begin open-ended strike, affecting grain exports
Grain truckers in Argentina have started an open-ended strike to demand increased rates for grains and livestock transportation, which could result in grain export disruptions during a major time of the harvest, Reuters reported.
Monday, April 11, 2022
Argentina's soybean production expected to reach nearly 40 million tonnes in 2021/22
Argentina is expecting to produce close to 40 million tonnes of soybeans in the 2021/22 season.
Wednesday, March 30, 2022
Argentina's 2021 pig slaughter up 6.6%
Argentina's total pig slaughter for 2021 came to 7,469,765 head, up 6.6% compared to the previous year (7,006,091 head).
Thursday, March 24, 2022
Rains expected in Argentina's central and eastern farm zones
The Buenos Aires grains exchange said Argentina's central and eastern farm zones could see abundant rains with the risk of storms, hail and strong winds over the coming days, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, March 22, 2022
Argentina raises export tax on soy oil and soymeal to 33%
Argentina has increased the export tax on soy oil and soymeal to 33%, two percentage points higher until end-2022 to combat domestic inflation, Reuters reported.

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