Mon Dec 1, 2014 06:22 AM CST Much-needed showers fell across the Brazilian soy belt last week, correcting depleted soil moisture levels. Planting moved forward nine percentage points and fieldwork is nearing completion.
Fri Nov 28, 2014 07:51 AM CST Argentine soybean planting progressed quickly to reach 44.8% complete, the Buenos Aires Cereales Exchange reported. Grain crops are developing well amid ample soil moisture.
Wed Nov 26, 2014 01:21 PM CST It may be cheaper for Brazilian farmers not to bother planting second-crop corn after soybeans this season, according to a report released by the Brazilian Agriculture Confederation.
Mon Nov 24, 2014 06:31 AM CST zilian soybean planting is now three-quarters complete. Concerns about dryness remain, now allied with pre-occupation about rising caterpillar populations, AgRural reports.
Wed Nov 5, 2014 10:18 AM CST The concentration of Center-West soybean planting in late October and early November will lead to a deluge of soybeans in late February, which will put enormous strain on Brazil's precarious logistics.
Mon Nov 3, 2014 02:09 PM CST Brazil's Agriculture Minister Neri Geller plans to visit China this month in an attempt to smooth the way for corn exports, which have just begun. Brazil wants to avoid the problems that the U.S. has encountered with cargos containing the MIR 162 trait.