According to the agriculture Ministry, as of October 17, 2019 in the whole country grains and legumes threshed from the area of 44 million hectares or 94% of the sown area, harvested of 118.4 million tonnes of grain (in 2018 110,5 million tons) with a yield of 26.9 q/ha (in 2018 – 25,6 C/ha).
The Rosselkhoznadzor has suspended the issuance of phytosanitary certificates of the Russian exporters of wheat to Vietnam, announced on 17 October the press-Secretary of Department Yulia Melano.
Argentine scientists have discovered a gene that slows the development of lateral roots of plants, and find it useful to turn it off. The discovery lays the Foundation for improving the ability of crops to better absorb water and nutrients from the soil and adapt to drought, salinity and other adverse conditions
Foreign agricultural service of USDA (FAS USDA) in its October report has retained the forecast of wheat production in Russia at the same level at 72.5 million tons, excluding Crimea (about 0.5 million tons in 2018). This figure remains significantly below the expectations of Russian analysts, whose estimates are in the range of 74.9-75.8 per million tonnes, Russian agriculture Ministry estimates this year's harvest agriculture 78 million tonnes.
The Minister of agriculture of the Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev held a meeting with Minister of agriculture of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Harrison Pelisse, who arrived in Moscow to participate in the 21-th Russian agricultural exhibition "Golden autumn - 2019". The sides discussed prospects of bilateral cooperation in the field of agriculture
Export prices of wheat from the black sea region has increased, demonstrating a fracture of the market trends. The market supported higher prices in the EU and reduce the supply of Ukrainian wheat.
For the week from 20 to 26 September, the US implemented export 328,5 thousand tons of wheat. Weekly sales meets the expectations of the analysts, but remain lower than usual at this time of year. The Agency said Grain Online.
According to the Ministry of agrarian policy and food of Ukraine, as of October 2, sowing of winter crops is made in 4.1 million ha, or 56% of the projected area.
As part of the October 2 auctions for the sale of grain from the intervention Fund domestic consumers was implemented 7,075 thousand tons of for sale 104,399 thousand tons for a total amount of 86 million rubles this was reported on the NTB website.
Drought, caused by global warming could destroy up to 60% of wheat fields in the world by the end of the century that will lead to food shortages and instability, warn researchers.
Holding AGROSILA finished the sowing campaign of winter crops. The total area of winter crops for harvest in 2020 accounted for more than 50 thousand hectares. The holding has planted winter wheat – on site 50 095 hectares, winter rye – 200 hectares.
The government of the Russian Federation at the meeting on Wednesday will discuss the preliminary results of the harvest of agricultural crops in 2019, reported the press service of the Cabinet.
On October 1, in the region of the beveled 2 million of 251.4 thousand hectares, threshed 2 million of 247.5 thousand hectares harvested 2 million 3.2 tonnes, the average yield is 8.9 q/ha.
According to operational data of the agricultural administrative bodies of constituent entities of the Russian Federation as of 30 September 2019 in the whole country grains and legumes threshed from the area of 40.7 million hectares, or 87.1% of the cultivated area (in 2018 – 38 million hectares), harvested 109.6 million tonnes of grain (in 2018 – 98,4 million tons) with a yield of 26.9 q/ha (in 2018 – 25.9 kg/ha).
From January 1 to September 30, 2019 Office of Rosselkhoznadzor for Saratov region in the supply from the region abroad of grain and products of its processing controlled by 609 thousand tonnes of regulated products.
If you believe the forecasted EU soft wheat crop in the EU-28 this year will grow to is 146.1 million tons (+3.4 million tonnes).
At the close of trading on Friday, corn futures for December delivery fell one cent, to 151,43$/ton, and for delivery in March – by 1 cent, to 156,32$/t
Russia can supply to Brazil wheat in the framework of the announced duty free quota, but the volume will not be significant compared to the total imports into this country, according to the analytical center of JSC "Rusagrotrans".
For residents of the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation in the near future will develop a special kind of bread of the raised nutrition value.
The experts of the IGC in its updated report reduced the forecast of world production of durum wheat in 2019/20 MG to 1.1 million tons compared to the previous assessment - to 35.7 million tonnes, which is also inferior to the results of last season (38.2 million tons).