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Feed grains: CDN wheat exports below year-ago levels

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, April 24 (CNS Canada) – About 275,000 tonnes of wheat were exported last week, according to data from the Canadian Grain Commission (CGC) for the week ending April 16. That brings the year-to-date total near 12 million tonnes, which compares with close to 12.6 million the year prior. About […] Read more

Feed Grains: CDN all-wheat acreage surprises

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Friday, April 21. All-wheat acreage in Canada is expected to be slightly lower than last year, according to the latest acreage estimates from Statistics Canada. The agency pegged this year’s acreage at 23.182 million […] Read more


Feed Grains: Ukraine could export record corn volume

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Wednesday, April 19. Feed barley prices in Saskatchewan climbed 45 cents over the past week according to the latest information from the Prairie Ag Hotwire. Prices are now listed at an average price of […] Read more

Feed Grains: Brazilian corn prices could sink lower

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Tuesday, April 18. Feed barley prices in Alberta dipped two cents according to the latest information from the Prairie Ag Hotwire. Prices are now listed at an average price of C$2.40-$3.46 a bushel. Oat […] Read more


Feed Grains: Saskatchewan feed barley bids lurch upwards

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Monday, April 17. Feed barley prices in Saskatchewan rose 45 cents according to the latest information from the Prairie Ag Hotwire. Prices are now listed at an average price of C$2.60-$3.25 a bushel. Oat […] Read more

Feed Grains: Canadian wheat stocks revised higher

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, April 12 (CNS Canada) – Canadian wheat stocks may be larger than originally thought, both for the old crop and the upcoming 2017 crop that has not yet been seeded, according to updated supply/demand tables from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. The total wheat carryout for 2016/17, which includes durum, […] Read more


Feed Grains: French barley ending stocks lowered

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, April 12 (CNS Canada) – Barley stocks in France at the end of the current marketing year will likely be considerably tighter than earlier estimates, due to solid exports to Saudi Arabia, according to a report from FranceAgriMer. French barley carryout for 2016/17 is now forecast at 1.0 million […] Read more

Feed Grains: USDA raises world corn carryout projection

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, April 11 (CNS Canada) – World corn ending stocks for the current 2016/17 marketing year are now forecast at 223 million tonnes by the USDA, a 2.3 million tonne increase from the March estimate. World wheat carryout was also revised higher by the USDA, to 252.3 million tonnes. The […] Read more


Feed Grains: Russian barley sales running behind year ago

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, April 10 (CNS Canada) – Russian barley exports during the marketing-year-to-date are running well behind the previous year’s pace, according to data compiled by UkrAgroConsult. Russian barley exports from July through February of 2.1 million tonnes, compare with 3.6 million during the same period in 2015/16. The USDA releases […] Read more

Feed Grains: US surpasses Canada in grain exports to Chile

By Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg – Following are a few highlights in the Canadian and world feed grains markets on Friday, April 7. Oat prices in Manitoba rose five cents on the week, according to the latest information from the latest Prairie Ag Hotwire Report. They are currently listed at C$2.18-$2.87 a bushel. Feed […] Read more