NEWS
Tue Oct 16, 2012 07:09 AM CDT

(Dow Jones) -- Ukraine grain exports got off to a swift start this marketing year up 73% on the same July 1 to Oct. 15 period last year, the agriculture ministry reported Tuesday.

In the period, the first 15 weeks of the season, 6.64 million metric tons of grain were exported, the ministry said.

The high volumes of exports so far this year are due to the large amount of grain left over from the previous marketing year and the earlier start of harvesting this year as grain ripened soon due to dry, hot weather. However, as yields are lower ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a new, faster method of testing soybean cyst nematode samples is...
  • Competing for Dollars Beef has some catching up to do, but there is opportunity ahead.
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers pose tax questions on how to justify repairs, handle capital gains on a residence and com...
  • Senior Partners - 1 Think how rural communities could rejuvenate if farmland rents stayed local rather than flowing t...
  • $3 Corn Subdues Bids March auctions show cash rent shocks could mount in 2016.
  • Nutrients Ruling A federal appeals court Tuesday ruled that a lower court could not order EPA to make a decision o...
  • West, Texas: 2 Years Later - 1 Two years after the ammonium nitrate explosion at West Fertilizer Co. in West, Texas, state offic...
  • West, Texas: 2 Years Later - 2 While federal and state governments did not mandate more regulations when it comes to storing fer...
  • Ask the Vet The vet says my cow has anaplaz, which I've never heard of before. What is it?
Related News Stories
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
CWB Sold to Bunge, Saudi Consortium
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Under the Agridome
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Canada Markets