Thursday, February 29, 2024
Cargill introduces ElevateTM Grain Marketing Solutions to support farmers' decision-making
Cargill has unveiled Cargill ElevateTM, a mix of market insights, pricing solutions, world-class expertise and access to robust farm management platforms that give farmers the flexibility and control they need to make informed decisions to ...
Tuesday, February 13, 2024
Brazilian grain exporters express concern over farmer bankruptcies
Brazilian grain exporters association Anec expressed concern about a surge in farmer bankruptcy filings in the country, Microsoft Start reported.
Monday, February 5, 2024
East African grain export receives US$2 million boost to drive competitiveness
TradeMark Africa has allocated a grant of US$2 million to Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania, part of a comprehensive three-year programme with the aim of enhancing the competitiveness of export-oriented staple food value chains in the East Africa ...
Monday, January 15, 2024
International Grains Council forecasts 1.2 billion tonnes for global corn production in 2023/24
The International Grains Council (IGC) on January 11 raised its forecast for 2023/24 global corn production, mainly driven by an upward revision for China.
Thursday, January 4, 2024
US Grains Council explores growing aquaculture interest in Turkey
Ramy Taieb, the regional director for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) at the United States Grains Council, recently visited Turkey in a move to understand and support the country‘s expanding interest in aquaculture, Ethanol ...
Tuesday, January 2, 2024
US Grains Council jointly conducts trial on sorghum's performance in swine diets in Spain
To encourage end users to incorporate sorghum into their feed rations, the US Grains Council (USGC) partnered with a commercial research institution, Animal Data Analytics (ADA), to conduct a trial showcasing the performance of sorghum in s ...
Tuesday, December 26, 2023
China prioritises higher grain yields to ensure food security
In an annual rural policy meeting, China, the world's leading purchaser of soy and corn, unveiled plans to enhance grain yields across extensive farmland to safeguard food security for its vast population, Channel News Asia reported.
Saturday, December 9, 2023
BRF SA aims to boost direct grain purchases from farmers to 40% by next year
Brazilian food processor BRF, a major player in the pork and poultry industry and a significant buyer of corn and soybeans, has outlined plans to elevate its direct purchases of grain from farmers, Yahoo! Finance reported.
Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Western Australia grains association trims wheat forecast amidst hot weather
The Grain Industry Association of Western Australia has revised its wheat production forecast for the state downward once again, citing adverse effects from persistent hot weather, Yahoo! Finance reported.
Thursday, November 9, 2023
Extreme weather disrupting harvests in China's grains belt, impacting prices
Cold snaps are causing disruptions in the north-eastern region of China, affecting the harvesting of grains such as corn and causing fluctuations in prices, Yahoo! Finance reported.
Thursday, October 26, 2023
Ukraine's poultry, grain producers to be supported with funds by US government agency
The United States International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) has approved five new projects in Ukraine, with a total value of more than US$380 million aimed at supporting food security, small businesses, the healthcare system and i ...
Tuesday, October 17, 2023
Russia's grain crop forecast to be 141.6 million metric tonnes this year
Russian agriculture consultancy IKAR had raised its forecast for Russia's grain crop this year to 141.6 million metric tonnes from 141.2 million metric tonnes, the organisation said.
Thursday, September 21, 2023
Cargill to sell stake in Russian grain terminal
Cargill said on September 14 it had agreed to sell its stake in a Russian grain terminal to Russia's Delo Group.
Friday, September 15, 2023
Western Australia Agriculture Minister explores grain export opportunities with Indonesian agri-food giant
Western Australia's Agriculture Minister, Jackie Jarvis, paid a visit to PT Japfa Comfeed Indonesia (JAPFA), one of Indonesia's prominent agri-food companies, to explore the potential of exporting Western Australian grain, The Mirage report ...
Thursday, September 7, 2023
Brazil to reap nearly 323 million tonnes of grains in 2022/23
Brazilian farmers will reap almost 323 million tonnes of grains in the 2022/23 season, Brazil's food supply agency Conab said on September 6, reflecting expected rises in the production of corn and soybeans in the season that is drawing to ...

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