Friday, November 18, 2022
Canada turns to US corn to feed as cattle as domestic barley feed prices surge
Canadian cattle ranchers have purchased more US corn to feed their livestock as domestic barley prices surge because of high demand, Bloomberg reported.
Friday, November 11, 2022
US Grains Council highlights inclusion of higher protein corn co-products in shrimp diets at event in Ecuador
The US Grains Council is finding ways to include distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS) in nutrition conversations as the shrimp sector in Ecuador continues to grow.
Tuesday, November 8, 2022
USDA report expected to show corn harvest at 86% complete
The US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) weekly crop progress report is expected to show corn harvest in the country at 86% completed and soybean harvest at 94%, based on an average of estimates from nine analysts, Nasdaq reported.
Wednesday, October 26, 2022
Dry weather in the US affects corn farmers
82% of the US was experiencing abnormally dry to extreme drought conditions as of October 20, according to data from the US Drought Monitor, as analysts said that since 2000, this is the highest area experiencing unusually dry conditions, S ...
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
Effects of prepelleting whole corn inclusion on feed particle size, pellet quality, growth performance, carcass yield, and digestive organ development and intestinal microbiome of broilers between 14 and 42 d of age
This study was conducted to evaluate the effects of prepelleting whole corn (WC) inclusion on body weight (BW), feed intake, feed conversion ratio (FCR), processing yield, organ development, and gut microbiome of broilers from 14 to 42 d of ...
Friday, September 30, 2022
US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack in talks with Mexico on looming GM corn ban
US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said he remains in talks with Mexican officials about Mexico's looming genetically modified (GM) corn ban to get clarity on the issue, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, September 28, 2022
US farmers call on government to oppose Mexico's upcoming ban on GM corn
US farmers are urging their government to challenge a Mexican ban on genetically modified (GM) corn under the terms of a regional free trade agreement, threatening both countries with billions of dollars in economic damage, Reuters reported ...
Wednesday, September 14, 2022
USDA cuts outlook for corn and soy due to harvest setbacks
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) said corn and soybean supplies in the country will drop to multi-year lows because of August hot and dry weather in western growing areas have slashed the harvest potential for both crops, Reuters rep ...
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Industries urge Philippine government to raise budget for increasing corn output
Industries in the Philippines, that are dependent on animal feed, have called on the government to raise its budget allocation for raising corn output, arguing that corn scarcity will have a follow-on effect on meat, fish and poultry prices ...
Thursday, August 25, 2022
The status of corn and soybean meal supplies and demand in India
Corn is the third most important food grain in India, accounting for about 10% of total cereal production.
Wednesday, August 3, 2022
China's 2020-21 feed market: Rising corn prices and using wheat as substitute
The price of corn in China surged from ¥1,870/tonne in January 2020 to ¥2,629 /tonne by the end of 2020, an increase of ¥759/tonne.
Thursday, July 21, 2022
Agribusinesses want Philippine government to hike corn imports to control pork, chicken prices
Agribusiness stakeholders in the Philippines are urging the government to hike the country's corn imports in order to make up for the shortage in local supply and temper the increase in prices of pork and chicken.
Tuesday, July 12, 2022
Corn crop ratings in the US stabilise, 64% rated good to excellent
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) said US corn crop conditions have stabilised as much of the Midwest crop reached its pollination phase, important for determining harvest yields, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, June 14, 2022
USDA scientists explores cutting methane emissions from cattle with steam-flaked corn
Scientists at the USDA Agricultural Research Service's Conservation and Production Research Laboratory in Bushland, Texas, the United States, recently took up a challenge to estimate how cattle feeding can knock methane numbers down.
Monday, June 13, 2022
Philippines to allow import of more pork and corn through adjustment of tariffs
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte had issued Executive Order (EO) No. 171 to modify tariff rates for pork, corn, rice and coal, thus facilitating the import of more goods into the country at lower prices.

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