Friday, May 17, 2024
Zimbabwe's corn output to plunge by more than 70% in 2023/24 season
The government of Zimbabwe has forecasted that its staple corn production will drop 72% in the 2023/24 season, worsening the country's food situation due to an El Niño-induced drought, a crop assessment report showed last week.
Friday, May 17, 2024
US corn export inspections ahead of pace as of week ending May 9
As of the week ending May 9, US corn export inspections continue to run ahead of the pace needed to meet projections for the current marketing year, according to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA).
Friday, May 17, 2024
Brazil adjusts upward soybean and corn production estimates
Brazil's CONAB has slightly increased its expectations for soybean and corn production, Brownfield Ag News reported.
Tuesday, May 14, 2024
USDA revises South American corn and soybean production estimates
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has made modest revisions to its South American corn and soybean production estimates, Brownfield Ag News reported.
Tuesday, May 7, 2024
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo urges downstream initiatives to stabilise corn prices
Indonesia's President Joko Widodo has emphasised the importance of downstream initiatives to stabilise corn prices in Indonesia, Tempo reported.
Monday, May 6, 2024
Global wheat and corn prices hit three-year lows, World Bank reports
A new report released by the World Bank revealed that global wheat and corn prices have reached their lowest levels in three years during the first quarter of 2024, Ukraine Business News reported.
Friday, April 26, 2024
Zimbabwe's corn supply at risk from ongoing drought in Mashonaland Central district
The Mazowe district of Zimbabwe's Mashonaland Central province is struggling with prolonged severe drought, which threatens the country's corn supply and is impacting business of grain millers.
Friday, April 26, 2024
US corn and soybeans plantation at 12% and 8%, respectively, as of April 21
Twelve percent of corn in the United States has been planted as of April 21, compared to 12% a year ago and the five-year average of 10%, according to the US Department of Agriculture.
Thursday, April 25, 2024
Indonesia president hopeful of country's continual rise in corn production
Indonesia President Joko Widodo, or Jokowi, expressed hopes that the country's corn production continues to increase along with the reduction of imports, as he inspected a corn harvest in Boalemo Regency, Gorontalo, on April 22.
Monday, April 22, 2024
Drought devastates corn fields across Negros Occidental, Philippines
Recent data from the Office of the Provincial Agriculturist (OPA) in Negros Occidental, Philippines, revealed that drought has ravaged approximately 3,241 hectares of corn and rice fields in 24 local government units (LGUs) across the provi ...
Thursday, April 18, 2024
Vietnam's corn imports surge in Q1, driven by rising demand for animal feed
Vietnam witnessed a substantial surge in corn imports during the first quarter of this year, importing 2.78 million tonnes valued at US$702.74 million, as reported by the General Department of Vietnam Customs, Voice of Vietnam reported.
Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Vietnam's corn consumption to rise as livestock production expected to rebound in MY2024/25
Vietnam's feed demand was low in 2023 due to weak demand in Europe and the United States for the country's aquaculture products, according to the US Department of Agriculture's Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA-FAS).
Friday, April 12, 2024
Profitable Poultry Production: Extracting Maximum Nutrients In Corn-Soy Diets
With feed additives, every value can be extracted from feed grain, translating to better return on investment, cost saving and profitability.
Friday, April 12, 2024
Philippine agriculture office unveils 50-hectare corn model farm in La Union province
The Philippines' Department of Agriculture Region 1 (Ilocos Region) office, through its Corn Banner Program, recently showcased a 50-hectare corn model farm during a field day at Luzong Sur village in Bangar town, La Union province, on Apri ...
Thursday, April 11, 2024
Philippines' overall corn stocks at 546.89 thousand metric tonnes, as of March 1
The Philippines' total corn stocks inventory reached 546.89 thousand metric tonnes, as of March 1, according to Divina Gracia L. Del Prado, assistant secretary at the Philippine Statistics Authority.

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