Saturday, October 21, 2017

SA to set sights on Asia after bumper maize crops in Africa

SA will need to target Asian markets to boost maize exports in 2017 after bumper crops at home and in neighbouring countries depressed prices...

Record Australian grain exports flood market, but Black Sea challenge ahead

Australia's grain exports have shot to record volumes this year as bumper crops push down prices, but levels may fade toward year-end as rival...

Vietnam spends 1.5 billion USD for animal feed imports

Viet Nam had to spend more than 1.5 billion USD to import animal feed and raw material in the first five months of this...

Bangladesh Poultry industry seeks withdrawal of duties on feed

Local poultry industry has sought withdrawal of taxes on import of raw materials used for manufacturing poultry feed as those will enhance the production...

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...

Japan imports Chinese corn

Japanese feed makers see expensive imports as 'temporary solution' Japan imported China-grown corn for livestock feed for the first time since February 2010 in March...

New feed ingredients futures trading in NCDEX portfolio

The National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange Ltd. (NCDEX) recently announced the commencement of trading in rapeseed mustard oilcake futures. The introduction of this contract,...

Green tribunal wants report on crop burning from Punjab, Haryana & Uttar Pradesh

Agricultural fires in the fields of neighbouring states, particularly Punjab and Haryana, are a major contributor to the deteriorating air quality of Delhi. The National...

Thailand: DIT to find measure to handle low price issue of corn for animal...

The Department of Internal Trade (DIT) has acknowledged the under-supply of corn for animal feed. According to DIT Director-General Nanthawan Sakuntanak, Thailand is capable of...

Nuseed prepares for commercial omega-3 canola production in US, Canada

Nuseed -- a wholly owned subsidiary of Australia's Nufarm -- has completed preparation for regulatory approvals of its long-chain omega-3 canola. Australian filings have been...