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Category Archives: Grains

Global Corn Soy Production Growing – Wheat Falling

Latest forecasts from the USDA predict that the US, Argentina, South Africa and the EU are all expected to have larger crops of maize this year. This growth in production … Continue reading

May 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

European Parliament Ruling on Glyphosate Retains Uncertainties

A new ruling on the use of the herbicide glyphosate will do little to calm the concerns of consumers and the farming and financial wishes of the agricultural sector. The … Continue reading

April 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Integrity of Supermarkets Questioned in Parliamentary Report

The trustworthiness and integrity of UK supermarkets has been called into question by a new Parliamentary report. The Environment Food and Rural Affairs Committee report on farmgate prices questioning the … Continue reading

March 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Could China be Heading for Grain Market Crisis?

China could be heading for a crisis in its grain market with a surplus of corn and imports of other grains apparently rising. According to official figures from the Central … Continue reading

February 4, 2016 · Leave a comment