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Feed Grains: Ukrainian winter wheat planting drawing to an end

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Friday, October 20. Prices for feed barley in Manitoba are up 15 cents, according to the latest information from the Prairie Ag Hotwire. Bids are listed at C$3.40 to $3.55 per bushel. Oat prices […] Read more

Feed Grains: New South Wales Feels September Heat

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Thursday, October 19. Prices for feed wheat in Saskatchewan are holding steady, according to the latest information from the Prairie Ag Hotwire. Bids are listed as C$3.90 to $4.80 per bushel. Oat prices in […] Read more


Feed Grains: Drought ravages South African ag sector

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Wednesday, October 18. Prices for feed barley in Saskatchewan rose 35 cents per bushel last week, according to the latest information from the Prairie Ag Hotwire. Bids are C$3.15 to C$3.65 per bushel. Feed […] Read more

Feed Grains: Indian wheat crop could be up 13% over last year

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Tuesday, October 17. Prices for feed barley in Manitoba are holding steady, according to the latest information from the Prairie Ag Hotwire. Bids are locked in a range of C$3.25 to $3.40 per bushel. […] Read more


Feed Grains: Iowa corn yields looking strong

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Monday, October 16. Prices for feed barley in Saskatchewan climbed over the past week, according to the latest information from the Prairie Ag Hotwire. Bids gained 35 cents and are now going for C$3.15 […] Read more

Feed Grains: Iowa corn yields higher than expected

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg, October 13 (CNS) – Farmers in Iowa are harvesting higher corn yields than expected, despite drought conditions which affected southern parts of the state. One farmer said he is expecting to harvest his best yields ever with fields running at more than 300 bushels per acre. Scarce rains over […] Read more


Feed Grains: USDA raises corn crop prediction

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg, October 12 (CNS) – The USDA monthly crop production report released Thursday increased its corn prediction. The USDA pegged the corn harvest at 14.28 billion bushels, based on an average yield of 171.8 bushels per acre. That compares with the September forecasts of 14.184 billion bushels with an average […] Read more

Feed Grains: Twenty-seven per cent of U.S. corn crop harvested

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg, October 11 (CNS) – According to 10 analysts, polled by Reuters Tuesday, the United States corn harvest is 27 per cent done. The poll forecast the corn crop should be rated at 62 per cent good to excellent, down from 63 per cent the previous week. Conab, the official […] Read more


Feed Grains: USDA exported 12 per cent more feed grains in 2016-17

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg, October 10 (CNS) – According to figures released by the USDA last Thursday and analyzed by the U.S. Grains Council, the United States exported 114.1 million tonnes of feed grains from September, 2016 to August, 2017, which is a 12 per cent increase from the previous year. United States […] Read more

Feed Grains: Manitoba forage crops looking good for 2018

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Friday, October 6. Autumn rains could tell the tale on whether forage crops in Manitoba will be decent. Dave Koslowsky, chair of the Manitoba Forage and Grassland Association, said while many producers in the […] Read more