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SA’s large maize harvest might not drive prices down

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes Last week, the South African Crop Estimates Committee (CEC) lifted its forecast...

Productive first quarter for JSE Commodity Derivatives

The Commodity Derivatives Market of the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) reported a productive first quarter for 2021. Globally, commodity prices have been...

Global grains and oilseeds market still well supplied

The global grains market is well supplied in the 2020/21 season, despite commodities prices rising substantially in the recent past. The primary...

Second estimate for 2021 summer crops released

The Crop Estimates Committee (CEC) has released the area planted estimate and second production forecast for summer crops in 2021. Find previous...

Grain SA sets trend with virtual congress

The first virtual Grain SA congress took place on 3 and 4 March. It included a small face-to-face gathering at the Grain...

SA summer crop data reaffirm positive outlook for 2020/21 season

The latest data in South Africa’s agricultural sector reinforce the view that the 2020/21 production season could potentially deliver one of the...

#AgriMarkets: Eloise’s devastation could affect SA maize price outlook

At the beginning of the year, there was an optimistic view that South Africa’s maize prices (and to an extent soya bean...

Stop FAW in its tracks this maize season

The Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development (DALRRD) has made a clarion call to growers of all maize and related...

#AgriMarkets: Agri looks to 2021 with more optimism

Agbiz’s first note for the year was sent out on 13 January 2020. It highlighted two threats that were imminent at the...

Great yields expected for SA’s 2020/21 summer and winter crops

The high-frequency data regarding South Africa’s 2020/21 summer and winter crop season continues to paint a positive picture. The summer-crop-growing areas are...