Agfarm Market Updates

  • SA Market Update 19/10/2018

    Kate Phillips, Agfarm Regional Manager South Australia The rain arrived and just in the nick of time for some, with SA receiving some nice falls state-wide since the start of the week. I fell in a puddle on the way to feed the horses this morning – it was most unexpected but quiet refreshing! Thursday […]

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  • CNSW Market Update – 19/10/2018

    Anthony Hall, Agfarm Regional Manager NSW & QLD The storms keep rolling through NSW and QLD spreading some hope of better times ahead. Unfortunately, these storms brought hail and wind, which has seen damage to crops, horticulture enterprises and even deaths in livestock. Some areas received in excess of 50mm in the last change, this […]

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  • SNSW Market Update 19/10/2018

    Matthew Noonan, Agfarm Account Manager SNSW The past week has brought some decent precipitation to the area. Unfortunately, is has still been patchy with neighbouring properties receiving 1-5mm and 40-70mm. Those who received 15mm and above should see yield benefits. It’s expected barley harvest will kick off towards the end of October in northern and […]

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  • VIC Market Update – 19/10/2018

    James Ryssenbeek, Agfarm Regional Manager VIC Rainfall continued into this week, however with little consistency. Deniliquin fared well again with 30mm (on top of last week’s 30mm). Crops closer to the Grampians also received 20mm as did areas around Nhill through to the SA border. Mildura also grabbed two un-forecasted 7mm showers which will benefit […]

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  • WA Market Update – 19/10/2018

    Reid Seaby, Agfarm Regional Manager WA I spent a couple of days on the road this week meeting with the Primaries/CRT network and speaking with a number of growers. During the two days we travelled to Corrigin, Hyden, Lake Grace, Gnowangerup and Mount Barker, covering about 1000km and seeing the variability in crop potential, consistency […]

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  • Agfarm World Market Update, October 2018 – Grain Prices Continue to Rise

    Grain Prices Continue to Rise Chris Coore, Agfarm Advantage Manager October 15th 2018 And it’s happened again. Australia’s persistent drought has further crippled our winter crop and analysts have once again cut the country’s 2018/19 production estimates. As we all know, September is a critical month in Australian winter crop development, and this season it […]

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  • SA Market Update 12/10/2018

    Kate Phillips, Agfarm Regional Manager South Australia It won’t be long, and the South Australian wrap will begin with harvest progress. The variability of the season and yield outlook continues to have a number of growers feeling the pressure as the warm weather and lack of moisture continue to make the going tough in many […]

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  • CNSW Market Update – 11/10/2018

    Anthony Hall, Agfarm Regional Manager NSW & QLD The rains continue to bring new hope for a summer cropping opportunity, with heavier falls in Northern NSW and the Downs region bringing us closer to a reasonably big sorghum plant. It’s good planting rain, however with a lot of areas going in on poor subsoil moisture, […]

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  • SNSW Market Update 12/10/2018

    Annabelle Honner, Agfarm Freight Coordinator Henry Davis, Agfarm Commodity and Finance Analyst Not much news on the weather front this week with mostly clear skies throughout the region. There were a few localised falls later in the week bringing anywhere between 0-10mm in the north and western parts of the Riverina and anywhere up to […]

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  • VIC Market Update – 12/10/2018

    James Ryssenbeek, Agfarm Regional Manager VIC And finally, a bit of rain this week! Good news for most croppers and livestock businesses. There are a lot of crops that will benefit from this, and for others it will mean some stock feed in time. A farmer in Deniliquin reported they had 30mm fall on the […]

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