Monday, August 8, 2022
Indonesia to increase corn planting to strengthen grain supplies
Indonesia will expand the cultivation of sorghum and corn to help secure grain supplies, with global imports of wheat disrupted by the war in Ukraine, a senior cabinet minister said on August 4.
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, July 12, 2022
European Commission allows GM corn for animal consumption
The European Commission has authorised the use of a new genetically modified corn for human and animal consumption.
Wednesday, July 6, 2022
More wheat and corn planted in Canada this year compared to 2021
Farmers in Canada have planted more acres of wheat, corn, lentils and oats this year compared to 2021 levels, while planting less canola, barley, soybeans and dry peas, according to a Statistics Canada survey released on July 5.
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
China looks elsewhere for corn as war hampers Ukraine's exports
China appears to be looking for other suppliers in the world market as Ukraine's corn exports are currently restricted due to the war in the country, Pig333 reported.
Thursday, June 23, 2022
Philippine feed millers demand for more corn imports at lower tariffs
The Philippine Association of Feed Millers Inc. (Pafmi), the biggest group of animal feed producers in the Philippines, is pushing for higher import volumes for corn at lower tariffs to allow them flexibility to keep feed input costs low am ...
Thursday, June 23, 2022
Corn exports from Brazil rising as supplies from Ukraine are blocked
Brazil's local port authority said Brazilian corn exports through the southern port of Paranagua increased an unusually high 161% in the first five months of the year due in part to a shortage of Ukrainian product, 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.
Saturday, May 28, 2022
China to allow Brazilian corn imports to replace Ukrainian shipments
China's Ministry of Commerce said the country's customs authority has finalised an agreement to allow Brazilian corn imports to replace Ukrainian shipments, an alternative to US corn, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
USDA says corn planting in the US 72% complete, wheat ratings up
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) said farmers in the US have planted 72% of their targeted corn acres as of Sunday, well ahead of the Reuters expert poll's average prediction of 68%, Reuters reported.
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.
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Influence of enzyme supplementation in the diets of broiler chickens formulated with different corn hybrids dried at various temperatures
The use of exogenous enzymes is a common nutrition strategy of the poultry industry. However, the influence of this additive on the microbiota and its efficiency when the diets are formulated with different hybrids of corn dried under high ...

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