Cereal Production

FAO: Global figures on cereal supply and demand

FAO: Global figures on cereal supply and demand

Global cereal production, utilitsation and trade are reaching record levels in 2021/2022, according to the recently published Cereal Supply and...

February 8, 2022

UFU calls for clarity on autumn cereal seed availability

UFU calls for clarity on autumn cereal seed availability

Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) deputy president, William Irvine, alongside industry representatives from Fane Valley, Agrii and DBS Farm Supplies, are...

June 11, 2021

Dry summer’s impact shows in nutritional analysis of 2018 crop

Dry summer’s impact shows in nutritional analysis of 2018 crop

The recent drought and dry summer experienced across the country has made its impact felt in the nutritional analysis of...

September 15, 2018

Poor weather conditions take a toll on EU cereal harvest

Poor weather conditions take a toll on EU cereal harvest

Adverse weather conditions has seen the quantity of cereal available for use in Europe fall below the five-year average, according...

December 24, 2016

World cereal production forecast up 22m tonnes on July figures – FAO

World cereal production forecast up 22m tonnes on July figures – FAO

World cereal supply and demand forecasts for the 2016/17 season have been adjusted since July, following increases to production forecasts, according...

September 10, 2016

New research could lead to flood-tolerant cereals

New research could lead to flood-tolerant cereals

Scientists at the University of Nottingham claim to have developed a way of breeding cereals to be more tolerant of...

February 17, 2015

2014 set to be record year for world cereal production

2014 set to be record year for world cereal production

World cereal production will be at record levels this year, according to the latest indications, with production to reach an...

December 12, 2014