Agfarm Market Updates

  • WA Market Update – 29/03/2019

    Reid Seaby, Regional Manager WA After seeing some patchy rainfall in parts of the WA cropping areas last week, the cyclones that formed to the north failed to deliver on the possibility of further heavy rain this week. This leaves the northern cropping areas without a decent rainfall event this season and hence a lack […]

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  • SA Market Update 29/03/2019

    Kate Phillips, Agfarm Regional Manager South Australia Some parts of SA received a little rain this week. While these small falls were primarily in the northern grazing country, it was nice to get just enough to settle the dust. We are starting to feel as if autumn is finally here with the fresh mornings and […]

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  • VIC Market Update – 22/03/2019

    James Ryssenbeek, Agfarm Regional Manager VIC There’s been no rain as yet, but we are getting ready for planting. However, canola might be off the menu for many without strong forecasted rain. I presented this week with Ruralco Water and BR&C at Pyramid Hill to irrigated croppers and dairy farmers. The mood in the room […]

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  • CNSW Market Update – 22/03/2019

    Anthony Hall, Regional Manager NSW & QLD What a difference a week makes. There is still a feeling of scepticism regarding the weather, but on the back of good rainfall in the very north east of NSW moral seems to have improved. The Moree area received around 30mm’s. The numbers increase moving into the inner […]

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  • SNSW Market Update 22/03/2019

    Matthew Noonan, Agfarm Account Manager Loud thunder in the distance is a welcome sound to hear as I write this. These particular storms are not predicted to bring much rain, but the coming week to 10 days are starting to show some promise. Should it come, diesel will start burning across the Southern NSW cropping […]

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  • WA Market Update – 22/03/2019

    Reid Seaby, Regional Manager WA The last couple of weeks have provided us with proof that it can and does rain. Although it was very isolated, storms this week were welcomed by those lucky enough to be under the right cloud. The best falls were in the Great Southern around Albany and Kojonup with reports […]

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  • SA Market Update 22/03/2019

    Kate Phillips, Agfarm Regional Manager South Australia It’s been another week spent in the ute seeing both growers and stores in the Mildura and Berri/Loxton areas. The BOM forecast looks like it will continue to make us play the waiting game but there could be a small reprieve from the dry with 1-10mm a possibility […]

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  • Weather Remains Key Grain Price Driver

    Weather Remains Key Grain Price Driver   Chris Coore, Agfarm Advantage Manager March 18th 2019 What is happening to grain prices this year? Prices in Australia and around the world have been jumping on a daily basis and the market is having a tough time keeping up with it all. Things we have come to […]

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  • VIC Market Update – 15/03/2019

    James Ryssenbeek, Agfarm Regional Manager VIC I spent this week near Echuca with dairy and irrigated croppers. Water dominates the discussion for most part. The corn that I have seen looks really good with limited heat damage. Most will start harvesting from now through to the coming weeks. Markets continue to be stable. The trade […]

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  • CNSW Market Update – 15/03/2019

    Anthony Hall, Regional Manager NSW & QLD There was a lot of frustrated farmers out there this week. The rain activity forecast for the tail end of this month has all but gone, especially for the inland areas. There is still a bit of activity predicted around the coast, but it doesn’t look like it […]

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