NEWS
Strategie Trims Wheat Estimate
Thu Feb 14, 2013 07:04 AM CST

LONDON (Dow Jones) -- Strategie Grains Thursday trimmed its estimate for the European Union's 2013-14 soft wheat harvest by 1.1 million metric tons, to 131.2 million tons, due to wet weather in the U.K. and lower acreage in France.

The influential analyst group said continuous rains have further limited winter wheat plantings in the U.K., while new information from its sources has led to a reduced estimate for soft wheat acreage in France.

It reduced the two countries' combined production forecast by 1.4 million tons compared with last month.

However, this was somewhat offset by slightly increased harvest estimates for ...

Quick View
  • Back to Beans Growers considering moving a field from continuous corn back into soybeans should pay special att...
  • The Attraction of Youth Combine genotyping with a yearling bull, or even a weanling, and you're less likely to make a poo...
  • Kubota Steps Up A new mid-range, high-horsepower M7 tractor moves this company into the row-crop arena.
  • SCO Sticker Shock Costs and potential disconnect with county yields make the Supplemental Coverage Option a hard se...
  • Clean Water Goes a Long Way Cleaning up 900 feet of a small creek in Kentucky brings rebirth to water once choked with sedime...
  • Clean Air Lawsuits Filed Several environmental and animal-welfare groups argue in two lawsuits that there is well-document...
  • Ag and Environment Outlook Agriculture continues to watch how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency implements the propos...
  • Surgery on Plastics Dharma Kodali's goal is to insert soybean oil in the basic ingredient list for PVC plastics.
  • Ask the Vet How should I treat a cow with a swelling on her flank?
Related News Stories
DTN Daily Basis Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN's Grain Quick Takes
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments
DTN Plains & Prairies Opening Comments
DTN Plains, Prairies Closing Comments
DTN Daily Feedstuffs Comments