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Pulse Update: Markets soften, NSW sodden

Pulse Update: Markets soften, NSW sodden

THE prospect of a big Australian and Canadian lentil crop, and the wind-back in Egypt’s buying of faba beans has seen prices for both pulses fall in the past month. As current-crop mungbean stocks deplete, growers in an expanded area in New South Wales are considering...

Australian chickpea, lentil exports drop in June

Australian chickpea, lentil exports drop in June

AUSTRALIA exported 25,892 tonnes of chickpeas and 74,856t of lentils, according to the latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). Both figures are down on the May figure, chickpeas by 16 per cent and lentils by 18pc. The biggest market for...

Argentina loses export opportunity

Argentina loses export opportunity

As with cereal, farmer selling of soybeans to Argentina’s crushing plants has slowed as inflation fuels expectations of price hikes, and mostly dry conditions prevail. SEVERE drought is causing havoc in Argentina this year, drastically reducing potential winter crop...

Grão-de-bico vira aposta no campo

Grão-de-bico vira aposta no campo

O Distrito Federal e o Entorno têm 500 hectares de plantação da leguminosa, que pode ser usada no sistema de Integração Lavoura-Pecuária-Floresta (ILPF). Especialistas e fazendeiros do setor apostam no mercado de alimentos orgânicos sem origem animal A produção de...

Pulse Update: Canada cooks Aussie lentil market

Pulse Update: Canada cooks Aussie lentil market

PROMPT prices for Australian lentils have dropped around 10 per cent in the past month as Canadian exporters offer new-crop cargoes at competitive prices. Trade in current-crop chickpeas remains thin and depressed, but new-crop trade is starting to shape up as the...