Sunday, January 24, 2021

Monthly market overview for October 2020

Dr Frikkie Maré, academic head of the Department of Agricultural Economics at the University of the Free State (UFS), provides a monthly...

La Niña might put some maize and soya bean crops at...

The Australian Bureau of Meteorology recently reaffirmed its prediction of a La Niña occurrence from this year until at least February 2021....

Landboumarkoorsig vir Oktober 2020

Dr Frikkie Maré, landbou-ekonoom en akademiese hoof van die Departement Landbou-ekonomie aan die Universiteit van die Vrystaat, gee maandeliks ’n landboumarkoorsig van...

Wool market retracts by 7,4% at 13th sale of the season

A larger offering of 11 767 bales was on auction during the 13th sale of the 2020/21 wool season, which took place...

Pork trade report: September 2020

AgriOrbit’s pork trade report details South Africa’s monthly pork exports, imports and slaughter figures courtesy of the South African Pork Producers’ Organisation. Below...

Above-normal rainfall might boost 2020/21 production season

The most crucial time for South Africa’s summer crop and some horticultural products, and by extension, the livestock sector, is between October...

Goeie oeste gee Oktober-trekkerverkope ’n hupstoot

Die trekkerverkope van 789 eenhede in Oktober is aansienlik (37%) meer as die 575 eenhede wat verlede Oktober verkoop is. Vir die...

October tractor sales reflect positive market sentiment

October tractor sales of 789 units were significantly (37%) more than the 575 units sold in October last year. On a year-to-date...

Wool market trades 7,9% higher at twelfth sale

The twelfth sale of the 2020/21 wool season took place this week, with an offering of 8 163 bales and an overall...

Wolmark verhandel 7,9% hoër

Die twaalfde veiling van die 2020/21-wolseisoen het hierdie week plaasgevind, met ’n aanvanklike aanbod van 8 163 bale nadat 182 bale onttrek...