The Darjeeling tea industry is staring at a loss of Rs 250 crore due to the ongoing shutdown called by Gorkha Janmukti Morcha(GJM) which entered the 26th day today.
The critically dry conditions across southern Australia and a forecast drop in wheat supply have caused grain prices to surge.
Quinoa prices have fallen dramatically over the past four years, with the world s two biggest producers now receiving just a third of the price they were in 2013.
The Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, has expressed concern over the arrival in the country of low quality rice ordered during the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan.
Powerful national farm groups are lobbying federal Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce to force commercial grain storage companies to reveal details of grain stocks, potentially by the end of this year.
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Fresh estimates from United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) officials are tipping a cut in world wheat production next season, but only to the second-highest level on record.
Recent years have seen much hype surrounding opportunities for arable farmers with the expansion of straw-fired power generation.
UK feed wheat prices are strengthening amid weather concerns in Europe and the US.
A Western Australian strawberry grower has warned that the industry is facing losses of up to $80 million due to an outbreak of tomato potato psyllid.
A grain grower in Tasmania s north-west has imported a stone ground mill from Austria to value-add and get more out of his small plot.
Nufarm subsidiary Nuseed hopes its new variety of genetically modified canola will take the pressure off fish stocks as a source of omega-3.
Agricultural commodities analysts are expecting the price of canola to drop in coming months with larger crops of oilseeds to be harvested.