Thursday, June 23, 2022
Egypt to buy 5 million tonnes of wheat
Ali Moselhi, Egypt's Minister of Supply, said the country needs to import 5 million tons of wheat for the fiscal year 2022/23, Al-Ahram reported.
Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Bulgaria projects good wheat crop this year and increased exports
Petar Kirovski, a senior official in Bulgaria's Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry, said the country is projecting a good wheat crop this year close to last year's record harvest, which would allow for increased exports, Reuters rep ...
Friday, June 17, 2022
Australian wheat farmers' confidence decline due to rising costs
A Rabobank survey found that Australian farmers' confidence dropped in the latest quarter of the year due to rising production costs, even though commodity prices are at an all-time high and the country is expecting a bumper harvest, Reuter ...
Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Wheat output in Italy expected to decline 15% due to drought risks
Italian agricultural lobby Coldiretti said the country's wheat output is expected to decline 15% this year because of a drought that has slashed yields, increasing Italy's reliance on imports, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, June 7, 2022
Brazil testing genetically modified wheat
An official from Brazilian state crop research agency Embrapa said they are testing a variety of genetically modified wheat that is drought resistant, as the country aims to become more self-sufficient because of reduced global supplies for ...
Monday, June 6, 2022
France wheat crop declines for fifth consecutive week
Data from farm office FranceAgriMer showed the state of France's soft wheat crop has deteriorated for the fifth week in a row, as dryness persists in the European Union's largest grain producer, Reuters reported.
Thursday, June 2, 2022
Ukraine's 2022 wheat harvest expected to drop 42% to 19.2 million tonnes
Ukrainian grain traders' union UGA said the country's 2022 wheat harvest is expected to drop 42% from a record 33 million tonnes last year to 19.2 million tonnes, but reduced exports could see stocks reach record levels, Reuters reported.
Thursday, June 2, 2022
Egypt's General Authority for Supply Commodities to buy wheat in international tender
Egypt's General Authority for Supply Commodities (GASC), the state grains buyer, is looking to buy an indeterminate amount of wheat in an international purchasing tender, Reuters reported.
Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Don Agro International quadruples planted acreage for organic wheat, increases sowing area for winter wheat
Singaporean agricultural company Don Agro International Limited and its subsidiaries announced that it continues to implement its environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) strategy by planting organic crops and applying eco-frie ...
Friday, May 27, 2022
India has no immediate plans to ease ban on wheat exports
Piyush Goyal, India's Commerce Minister, said the country has no immediate plans to ease its ban on wheat exports, but would continue to do business with foreign nations directly, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
MARS reduces yield forecast for EU wheat, barley, rapeseed harvests
MARS, the European Union's crop monitoring service, reduced its yield projections for 2022's EU wheat, barley and rapeseed harvest because of dryness, adding that significant rain is needed to stop further losses to yield, 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
Kansas wheat output expected to be average after drought
Wheat output in Kansas state, US, is expected to be average for hard red winter wheat north of the state at 39.5 bushels per acre, a drop from 59.2 bushels in 2021 due to a drought, Reuters reported.
Thursday, May 19, 2022
About 300,000 tonnes of wheat booked by Egypt stuck in Ukraine
Four traders said about 300,000 tonnes of wheat booked by Egypt's state grains buyer General Authority For Supply Commodities (GASC) for shipment in February and March have not been exported, with one cargo stuck at port and four other carg ...
Thursday, May 19, 2022
India permits wheat exports awaiting customs clearance
India's government has permitted wheat exports awaiting customs clearance, easing export restrictions after banning international sales of the staple grain on Saturday, Reuters reported.

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