Articles about grains


ACCC targets grain industry giants for penalties, greater oversight

Last updated: 11/14/2018

The competition watchdog is on a collision course with grains heavyweights GrainCorp, Glencore and CBH after backing increased supply chain regulation in Australia's biggest agricu

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GRAINS-Soymeal leads U.S. soybean futures higher; corn, wheat rise too

Last updated: 11/08/2018

CHICAGO, April 27 (Reuters) - Chicago Board of Trade soybean futures jumped 1.7 percent on Friday, their fourth straight day of gains, on expectations that the United States will b

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New Chairman for GrainGrowers - Grain Growers

Last updated: 11/06/2018

Victorian grain farmer, Brett Hosking, has today been announced new Chairman of Grain Growers Limited with the retirement of John Eastburn after nine years in the position and as a

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PERDUE SAYS AMERICAN FARMERS MAY BE TOO DEPENDENT ON CHINA

Last updated: 11/05/2018

China is an important, growing market for IL Corn and corn in other forms like ethanol, DDGS, and meat. In fact, China is the fifth largest market of global buyers of U.S. coarse g

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Farm Week Pictures 10/11/2014 - The Farmer's Life

Last updated: 11/03/2018

Light rains came to the farm during the week, but we weren’t kept out of the fields for long.  We made some good progress on harvest, and finished Saturday night with the start

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U.S. Grains Council Releases Seventh Corn Export Cargo Quality Report - U.S. GRAINS COUNCIL

Last updated: 11/02/2018

The quality of corn assembled for export early in the 2017/2018 marketing year was better or equal to U.S. No. 2 on all grade factors, based on the information aggregated and repor

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Sample for SCN now to Preserve Future Soybean Yield Potential

Last updated: 10/30/2018

Angie Peltier, Jared Goplen and Phillip Glogoza, Extension educators Now is crunch time for row-crop producers: harvesting, hauling and drying the crop, fall tillage and perhaps fa

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Ethanol Gets More Cost Effective......Again - The Farmer's Life

Last updated: 10/30/2018

One of the subjects I’ve been making an effort to learn more about since starting this blog is that of biofuels.  I have to admit, before I really started looking into renewable

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FREstival - Shropshire & West Midlands Agricultural Society

Last updated: 10/28/2018

Taking your first steps into a new way of eating and living can be a daunting prospect. And that's why our first Frestival speaker of the day created an online resource to act as a

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U.S. farmers seek approval of $1.51 bln GMO corn settlement with...

Last updated: 10/27/2018

March 12 (Reuters) - U.S. farmers suing Syngenta AG over its decision to commercialize a genetically modified (GMO) strain of corn before China approved importing it sought court a

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