NEWS
Wheat Ban Could Raise Prices
Thu Oct 25, 2012 10:36 AM CDT

(DOW JONES) -- Ukraine's upcoming ban on wheat exports could increase prices on the international market and risk disturbing traditional trade flows, according to the European Union's executive arm, as the Black Sea nation looks set to become the first leading producer to impose restrictions in the wake of summer droughts.

Ukraine's agriculture ministry said Wednesday a ban on the export of wheat will come into effect from Nov. 15 because of concern that stocks are running low on the domestic market due to a poor harvest. Summer droughts have scorched crops across the globe, including Ukraine, causing price of ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Ample Stocks Ahead Drought recovery in many areas has led to higher stocks, brighter production prospects and modera...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Senior Partners - 5 This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer anot...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Deteriorating profit margins flip the fortunes of big renters and conservative owner-operators. I...
  • Training for Sustainability The Hmong American Farmers Association is helping producers who migrated to the United States fol...
  • Ask the Vet What are these crusty scabs on my cattle?
Related News Stories
Sask. Crop Report
Lower CWB Pool Return Outlook
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Canada Markets
Manitoba Crop Report
Sask., Alta. Crop Report
Canada Markets
Canada Markets