Saturday, October 20, 2018

Weather and lower prices to hit soya output

With the drought-like situation in the state and the monsoon uncertainty, many cultivating soybean till now plan to switch to other crops. Maharashtra and Madhya...

NASA soil moisture data supports USDA global crop forecasts

Data from the first NASA satellite mission dedicated to measuring the water content of soils is now being used operationally by the U.S. Department...

Potential of feed production and grain imports in Myanmar-USGC

The Council recently conducted an on-the-ground assessment of the growth potential for Myanmar's animal and feed manufacturing sectors – and how that growth could...

Canola prices in 2017 and beyond

Canola futures generally drop if soybean futures fall. If soybeans jump, then canola futures also rise. That synchronicity has been the norm for many...

Biotech crops continues to grow-ISAAA

The International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA) released its annual report showcasing the 110-fold increase in adoption rate of biotech crops...

With Pastures Shrinking, India May Have To Import Milk By 2021

India may have to import milk in four years, if it cannot increase fodder supply for its 299 million cattle, as rising pressure on...

Government promotes hydroponic for growing fodder amid water scarcity

With increasing water scarcity due to frequent droughts and declining land availability for farming, government agencies are promoting hydroponic for growing fodder. Grown without...

Speciality feed ingredient for partial replacement of fishmeal

US agribusiness giant Archer Daniels Midland is broadening its product offering in aquaculture with a high-protein feed ingredient that can serve as a partial...

Aggressive pricing of Brazil soybean to get better market share in China

Brazil is muscling in on the peak season for U.S. soybean sales to China, the world's biggest buyer, as major producers vie to slim...

Fodder Banks to provide quality feed to Secure Livestock Resources in Ethiopia

Ethiopia is taking the leading position in its livestock resource potential compared to other African countries. However, due to various reasons, the nation has...