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.
Friday, April 26, 2024
Chinese official downplays US agriculture secretary's opinion on China favouring Brazilian soybeans
China has maintained good trade relations with major soybean exporting countries, and soybean buyers in China make procurement decisions independently, an official from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said on April 19.
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Record soybean harvest in Brazil's Rio Grande do Sul counters nationwide drought woes
A historic soybean harvest in Brazil's southernmost state of Rio Grande do Sul is providing a much-needed boost to offset losses caused by drought in other parts of the South American nation, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Brazil's soybean exports up 15.7% in Q1 2024
Brazil's soybean exports totaled 22.09 million tonnes in the first quarter of 2024, a record for the period and 15.7% higher than shipments in the same period of 2023, according to Secex data.
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
USSEC officials highlight importance of soybean in Thailand and ASEAN
Three US Soybean Export Council (USSEC) representatives were recently in Bangkok, Thailand, to announce their commitment to helping Thailand and the ASEAN region bolster their food security measures, particularly focusing on soybean product ...
Thursday, April 11, 2024
Philippines to bring in more soybeans this year to meet livestock industry's demand
The Philippines is expected to import more soybeans in 2024 due to increased demand from the livestock, poultry, and aquaculture industries, the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) said.
Tuesday, April 9, 2024
BASF and Solidaridad partner to empower Brazilian soybean farmers to foster biodiversity
BASF and Solidaridad have partnered to understand how sustainable farming activities can have an increased effect on biodiversity, environmental conservation and the coexistence of agriculture and pollinators like bees.
Tuesday, April 9, 2024
Inaugural US Soy Sustainability Assurance Protocol annual report released
The US Soy Sustainability Assurance Protocol (SSAP) has released "The Positive Momentum of Sustainable U.S. Soy", a comprehensive sustainability report on the 10-year history and growth of international US soy shipments verified b ...
Thursday, April 4, 2024
Brazil's soybean harvest for 2023/24 cycle hit 74% of planted area
Brazil's soybean harvest for the 2023/24 cycle had reached 74% of the planted area as of March 28, agribusiness consultancy AgRural said on April 1.
Wednesday, April 3, 2024
Report highlights significance of US beef and pork exports for corn and soybean economies
A new report, conducted independently by Dave Juday of The Juday Group and released by the U.S. Meat Export Federation, underscored the integral role of US beef and pork exports in driving the economics of corn and soybean production, Brown ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2024
Vietnam's soybean meal consumption to reach 5.65 million metric tonnes in MY2022/23
Vietnam's soybean meal consumption for the marketing year of 2022/23 has been revised down to 5.65 million metric tonnes due to lower aquaculture feed consumption, according to the US Department of Agriculture's Foreign Agricultural Service ...
Monday, April 1, 2024
US soybean planted area to rise by 3% this year
The United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service is predicting a 3% increase in US soybean planted area for 2024, according to the agency's annual Prospective Plantings report, which was released ...
Monday, March 25, 2024
China approves new genetically modified corn and soybean varieties
China has given the green light to 27 genetically modified corn seed varieties and 3 GM soybean varieties in its latest move to bolster the development and cultivation of high-yield crops, Reuters reported.
Monday, March 18, 2024
Soil moisture of Argentina's soybean plantings improved with recent rains
The percentage of Argentine soybean plantings with optimal-to-excellent soil moisture grew to 77% in the week before March 11, the Buenos Aires Grains Exchange said on March 14.

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