Positive outlook for Agriculture commodity in 2017

Key agricultural commodities hit multiyear lows last year after several years of strong harvests, but some experts have a mildly optimistic outlook for 2017. The...

Surplus maize in Zimbawe without GMOs use

ZIMBABWE has the capacity to produce up to 10 times surplus maize for the export market without using genetically modified technology, a Cabinet Minister...

Increasing global production of oilseeds

Global oilseed production is forecast higher in November, primarily on larger soybean crops in the United States and Russia, as well as a larger...

New cattle feed plant by Amul in WB

The Kaira District Cooperative Milk Producers Union Limited (KDCMPUL) popularly known as Amul Dairy has started its first cattle feed plant outside Gujarat. The milk...

China cuts corn use forecast, noting resilient sorghum imports

Chinese officials revised down their forecast of domestic corn use, and increased its expectations of sorghum imports, suggesting the shift away from corn-substitutes will...

Feed millers inked MoU with government – strategy to consume local corn in Indonesia

The Agricultural Ministry has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indonesian Feed Millers Association (GPMT) to absorb 8.62 million tons of local...

Viet Nam farmers advocates to shift to corn

Economists and experts warn that Việt Nam should restructure its farming industry, making it less rice-oriented and focusing more on producing breeding materials in...

Ministry stops infested imports in Viet Nam

Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Lê Quốc Doanh signed a decision recently to stop all imports of distillers' dried grains from the...

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...

Farmers’ soy hedging slowdown in Brazil

BrasilAgro underlined Brazilian farmers' reluctance to sell forward soybeans – a stand-off blamed by Archer Daniels Midland and Bunge for hurting profits – even...