Grain price

Grain price: Grain production estimated down

Grain price: Grain production estimated down

Paris wheat prices jumped this week. Nearby wheat was at €207/t on Friday afternoon, while the September price was at...

May 9, 2020

Sell grain little and often to mitigate risk

Sell grain little and often to mitigate risk

On last week’s FarmLand Donal Moloney, Glanbia’s grain manager, spoke to AgriLand and offered some solid advice to farmers on...

May 5, 2020

Grain price: Driest start to spring in western Europe since 1979

Grain price: Driest start to spring in western Europe since 1979

The European Commission released its crop monitoring bulletin on April 27 in which it reported that “Western Europe had one...

May 2, 2020

Automatic levy on corn imports is now in action

Automatic levy on corn imports is now in action

Yesterday, April 27, the EU imposed an import levy of €5.27/t onto corn, sorghum and rye entering the EU. The...

April 28, 2020

Grain price: Bearish; keep an eye on weather

Grain price: Bearish; keep an eye on weather

Tillage farmers took a blow this week with the announcement of a planned reduction to Boortmalt’s harvest intake for 2020....

April 25, 2020

Grain price: Wheat falls, corn supplies ample

Grain price: Wheat falls, corn supplies ample

Wheat price declined this week in LIFFE and MATIF markets for nearby and future markets. On Thursday evening, Chicago Board...

April 18, 2020

Grain price: Wheat rises…take a look at malt and corn

Grain price: Wheat rises…take a look at malt and corn

Wheat saw a resurgence again this week in both the nearby and futures markets. Corn continues to run at a...

April 11, 2020

Grain price: Barley falling as wheat is still volatile

Grain price: Barley falling as wheat is still volatile

Grain markets showed more volatility this week as wheat fell from the highs of last week, but recovered somewhat on...

April 4, 2020

A percentage of grain should be sold as seed leaves the drill

A percentage of grain should be sold as seed leaves the drill

Tillage farmers across the country have been out sowing spring crops in the past few days. As those crops begin...

April 2, 2020

Grain price: Up and down this week

Grain price: Up and down this week

Wheat markets showed substantial increases this week, but there was volatility in the market. MATIF wheat for May moved from...

March 28, 2020

Grain price: In the green

Grain price: In the green

Grain markets were, for the most part, in the green this week. LIFFE, MATIF and Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT)...

March 21, 2020

Grain price: Wheat price looks more positive at weekend, but OSR falls

Grain price: Wheat price looks more positive at weekend, but OSR falls

Grain prices fell this week across global grain markets, but showed positive signs on Friday afternoon, March 13. While wheat...

March 14, 2020

Grain price: UK estimating large carryover of wheat

Grain price: UK estimating large carryover of wheat

Nearby MATIF wheat was mostly in the green this week until a dramatic tumble on Friday (March 6). The rise...

March 7, 2020

Grain price: Wheat drifting downwards

Grain price: Wheat drifting downwards

Wheat prices drifted downwards this week on LIFFE, MATIF and Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) markets. In fact CBOT wheat...

February 29, 2020

Grain price: Bearish for corn…

Grain price: Bearish for corn…

Grain prices saw an increase this week as Australia revised its production figures down, with the possibility of further reductions...

February 22, 2020

Grain price: WASDE report doesn’t make huge impact

Grain price: WASDE report doesn’t make huge impact

Grain prices dropped this week, having recovered slightly in the week previous. The publication of the WASDE (World Agricultural Supply...

February 15, 2020

Grain price: Wheat bounces back a little

Grain price: Wheat bounces back a little

Grain markets began to move in a more positive direction this week. While the coronavirus is still affecting the market,...

February 8, 2020

Grain price: Markets down from high hit almost 2 weeks ago

Grain price: Markets down from high hit almost 2 weeks ago

Grain markets moved down this week. Fears of the coronavirus are no doubt having some impact on this downward movement....

February 1, 2020