Corn stocks down but wheat supplies remain strong.

Sun shining on wheat

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) released their World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report last week, and despite some stock reductions, grain supplies still look ample. Over the last couple of years, world wheat supply and demand hasn’t been of huge concern to Australian wheat growers or consumers. During drought and extremely […]

Weaker wool to lead to more meat lambs

Wool sheep

There is the well noted ‘fight for acres’ between sheep and cropping, especially in the sheep/wheat zones of the country. Cropping has been winning for decades, with the sheep flock on the decline. There is a smaller battle, however, between Merinos and meat sheep. We received a query recently as to whether the wool price […]