NEWS
Russia April Grain Exports Down
Mon Apr 15, 2013 12:05 PM CDT

MOSCOW (Dow Jones) -- Russia's grain exports in the current marketing year up to April 10 totaled 14.236 million metric tons, falling by 36.8% compared with the amount exported on the same date last year, the agriculture ministry reported Monday.

The ministry said grain exports in the first 10 days of April totaled 89,000, including 30,000 tons of wheat, 25,000 tons of barley, 32,000 tons of corn and 2,000 tons of other minor grains.

Severe drought last year has hit the grain harvest, the ministry said.

The ministry said it may reduce the export estimate to 14.8 million tons for ...

Quick View
  • Prepping for a Pest USDA has released a new set of pest response guidelines for Helicoverpa armigera, the voracious g...
  • Racing the Clock For Brian Marshall, the clock starts the minute a new calf hits the ground. Within the first four...
  • Hay Baling Safety Important Looking at it as a sporting event, mid-July is the halftime of the hay baling season in most of t...
  • Study Your Farm Bill Options Feeding the world population won't be as hard as expected over the next decade some experts forec...
  • Weathering the Drought Parts of the panhandle and western Oklahoma are still considered as being in extreme or exception...
  • Clearing the Air EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy told a group of agribusiness representatives that her agency want...
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Peak prices since 2007 didn't slow megafarm consolidation. Mid-size operators may need to collabo...
  • Corn's Hidden Highways Scientists are rewriting the route to better hybrids.
  • Ask the Vet Before implanting heifers that will be bred, consult with a veterinarian to be sure fertility won...
Related News Stories
Woman in Seed Corn Case Free on Bond
Eyes Peeled For Palmer
Crop Tech Corner