Russian ban on US soybeans, corn ‘unfortunate’

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

Members of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) are still in negotiation with Russia after a temporary ban was announced on imports of soybeans and corn.

Amidst projections for a bumper wheat crop globally, EU wheat production forecasts have been revised downwards.

Rain damage drives EU wheat onto feed market

By Lynda Searby

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has raised its forecast for projected EU feed wheat supplies for 2014/15 by 2.5 million ton in its World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE), which were published this week.