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#AgriMarkets: Spotlight on SA sunflower seed market

This week (ending 28 September 2018) we have a series of domestic data releases. Yesterday (25 September 2018), SAGIS released its monthly figures, today...

#AgriMarkets: 2018/2019 winter wheat likely to be one of SA’s large...

The 2018/2019 winter wheat crop is likely to be one of South Africa’s large harvests, thanks to favourable weather conditions and an expansion in...

Weekly wrap on local #AgriMarkets

The producer deliveries data for 2017/2018 summer grains and oilseeds, particularly maize, soya beans and sunflower seed, show that South Africa will have sufficient...

#AgriMarkets: USDA revised its estimate for SA’s 2018/2019 maize production down...

Last night (12 September 2018), the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) revised its estimate for South Africa’s 2018/2019 maize production down by 4%...

#AgriMarkets: Spotlight on the wheat market

South Africa is a net importer of wheat, which means that developments in the global environment tend to influence the local market. Yesterday’s (11...

#AgriMarkets: Additional views on the upcoming 2018/2019 maize production

To build on the comments shared yesterday (10 September 2018) regarding the upcoming new production season, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) will...

#AgriMarkets: Focus in SA maize market is shifting towards the upcoming...

The focus in the domestic maize market is shifting towards the 2018/2019 production season which commences next month (October). Between October 2018 and February...

Farm fare: Red pepper potato frittata

The potato harvesting season recently started and it is time for even fresher farm fare this spring. In South Africa every year, September is...

#WeeklyWrap: South African agricultural commodities

This week (ending 7 September 2018) the weaker domestic currency against the US Dollar, coupled with higher Chicago grain prices provided support to the...

World Potato Congress: Key challenges identified in Peru

The International Potato Center hosted the 10th World Potato Congress (WPC) - XXVIII Latin American Potato Association Congress (ALAP) in Cuzco, Peru, from 27...