2017-18 world wheat crop forecast raised
The International Grains Council on April 27 raised its forecast for 2017-18 world wheat production to 736.3 million tonnes, up 1.8 million tonnes from the March projection but down 17.1 million tonnes, or 2%, from a record 753.4 million tonnes in 2016-17. If the forecast is realized, the 2017-18...
Asia faces tight noodle wheat supply, Australian farmers hold back stocks
Asian flour millers are facing tight supplies of a variety of Australian wheat which is used for making mainly noodles, as farmers hold back stocks amid near decade-low prices. Buyers are having difficulty in getting shipments of Australian Standard White (ASW) wheat for the coming months, which ...
No difference between modern and heritage hard red spring wheat for celiac incidence
With the global demand for wheat remaining quite strong, there is a continual need to develop new varieties that have resistance to the latest disease threats, as well as improved
Australian 2017 wheat crop forecast to reach 24 million tonnes: USDA report
Australia's 2017 wheat crop is forecast to be 24 million tonnes, down from a record 35Mt in 2016, due to depressed cereal prices and an autumn which is forecast to be drier and warmer than average, according to the latest USDA Grain and Feed Annual report.
Considerable transport problems’ cut Australian wheat export hopes
"Considerable transport problems", prompted by a scramble to exploit strong demand for pulses and canola, will deny Australia a record in wheat exports this