Agfarm Market Updates

  • 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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  • WA Market Update – 12/10/2018

    Reid Seaby, Agfarm Regional Manager WA Another week of wet weather in WA with the majority of grain growing regions experiencing some isolated falls of up to 20mm. The recent rains have been massive for most and have clawed back some of the yield potential forfeited throughout September. Although these rains have potentially pushed the […]

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  • SA Market Update 05/10/2018

    Giles Ditchfield, Agfarm Account Manager South Australia Commodity prices continued to gain in value this week as we progress further and further into the season. We were lucky enough to see some precipitation during the week however the storm resulted in very little rainfall. Prior to the front coming through it was very warm and […]

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  • CNSW Market Update – 05/10/2018

    Anthony Hall, Agfarm Regional Manager NSW & QLD Finally, some good news on the rain front. The system that came through Thursday and Friday this week was very hit and miss with some areas only getting 4mm and others receiving up to 70mm. The heaver falls were through the central part of NSW with the […]

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  • SNSW Market Update 05/10/2018

    Matthew Noonan, Agfarm Account Manager SNSW Not a lot has changed over the last week in Southern NSW. We have received some rainfall over the past few days ranging from 0mm to 10mm across the region. An average month for October rainfalls and temperatures should secure seed return in some scenarios and in others give […]

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  • VIC Market Update – 05/10/2018

    Giles Ditchfield, Agfarm Account Manager VIC We have continued to experience warm conditions this week, frosts in some parts of the state and windy days – all of which we don’t want at this time of the year. Fortunately for parts of the state this looks like it could change next week as rain is […]

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