Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said that severe drought had destroyed grain sowings on 25 percent of the area sown for this year’
The company Kernel, one of the largest operators on Ukrainian market of sunflower oil and grain exporters, forecasts the decrease of wheat, barley, and
Ukraine’s Agriculture Minister Mykola Prysyazhnyuk was quoted as saying on Wednesday that the ministry would propose grain export quotas for the
Russia’s top agriculture official reportedly says Russia may resume wheat exports in October, reported “Kazakh-Zerno” IA with reference to the “
Scorching heat will keep hammering Russia for the next 10 days, a top weather official said on Tuesday, and seeding for the winter grain crops is in danger
The scorching heat and acrid smoke that has made life hell in Moscow for the last fortnight has doubled its normal death-rate to 700 a day.
Uzbek growers have collected about 7 million tons of grain. This is 286 000 tons more than last year, reported “Kazakh-Zerno” IA with reference to the “12.
Russia should temporarily ban grain exports, allowing companies to suspend supply contracts, because the worst drought in at least 50 years may mean a
Russia’s driest summer in more than a century may halve grain exports and drive gains in wheat prices, which are already accelerating more quickly than
Wildfires raging across central Russia claimed 34 lives and blanketed cities in a smoky haze as drought and record heat cut crop yields, driving wheat