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IGC Sees Record Global Grain Harvest

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:21 AM
The International Grains Council (IGC) today increased its forecast for total grains (wheat and coarse grains) output for 2016/17 by 23 MMT to a record 2,069 MMT, up 3% versus a year earlier. The bulk of this month's

Corn Planting Underway in Brazil

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:21 AM
Farmers in southern Brazil have started planting the 2016/17 full-season corn crop, says Pro Farmer South American Crop Consultant Dr. Michael Cordonnier. The first corn was planted as much as two weeks ago in Rio Grade