Friday, June 21, 2024
Potential for China to resume getting grains from overseas as drought impacts crop yields
Drought is threatening China's grains output, which may force it to re-enter the global market after staying away from major purchases in recent months due to oversupply and sluggish consumption.
Friday, May 31, 2024
US Grains Council and North Dakota Corn Council host African stakeholders to boost exports
To promote the export growth of US distillers dried grains with solubles (DDGS), the US Grains Council (USGC) and the North Dakota Corn Council recently organised a tour for industry stakeholders from East and West Africa to showcase US pro ...
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, 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, 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 ...
Monday, July 17, 2023
Argentina sees lowest volume of grains traded since 2017 in first half of 2023
Argentina's monthly traded volume of soybeans closed in June at its lowest level in at least the last six and a half years.
Monday, June 26, 2023
FAO outlook expects increased production in most food categories including coarse grains, meat
The Food and Agriculture Organization's (FAO) latest release of the Food Outlook pointed to likely increases in production across most categories, including rice, coarse grains, oilcrops, milk, sugar, meat and fish and fishery products.
Monday, June 5, 2023
Selko: Preserving and protecting grains: Feed safety culture and quality
Across the supply chain, a wide range of risk factors can compromise the quality and safety of grains used in animal feed.
Wednesday, May 24, 2023
US Grains Council's aquaculture conference held in Morocco
Aquaculture industry professionals from around the world came together for the US Grains Council's (USGC's) International Aquaculture Conference in Morocco this month.
Thursday, April 27, 2023
Belgium's farmers planted more spring grains, maize last year; pig inventory shrunk
Higher grain prices prompted farmers in Belgium to grow more spring grains and maize in 2022.
Tuesday, March 28, 2023
2022/23 total grains production to drop by 2%
The International Grains Council forecasts 2022/23 total grains (wheat and coarse grains) production to be 2% lower year over year at 2,250mt, dropping for the first time since 2017/18.
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Covantis launches Argentinean and Uruguayan grains and oilseeds markets
Covantis announced on February 27 the launch of its platform in Argentina and Uruguay, increasing the number of markets and commodities available in the platform.

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