Grain Trends: another mad week in grain markets
Andy Doyle
Futures and physical prices surged ahead in the past week, especially for wheat, following tight availability predictions in the WASDE report and the wheat export ban in India.
18 May 2022 News
Export restrictions fuelling food crisis
Food protectionism is growing in a bid to contain prices but is likely to distort the market further risking greater fragility and volatility.
11 May 2022 World
Global report: stories from around the world
Updates from China, New Zealand, India and the FAO meat price index.
JCB opens new factory in India
JCB has officially opened a new £100m (€119m) factory in India, which is set to fabricate parts for global production lines.
4 May 2022 News
International grain markets remain volatile
Weather factors around the world are once again impacting grain markets
4 May 2022 Markets
Toy review: jigsaw fun - ‘There’s horses ones, there’s ducky ones’
India McKeever (6) was kept busy making a range of different jigsaws for IFJ Junior Agri Kids Toys.
28 November 2021 Agri toys
Global Report: stories from around the world
Updates from Australia, India, USA and Denmark.
24 November 2021 World
Victory for India’s farmers on controversial laws
After a year of farmer protests, the Indian government has backed down and dropped new laws that were intended to modernise Indian agriculture.
19 November 2021 World
Ireland's first electric tractor arrives in Kildare
Reesink Ireland, the new Irish distributor for Farmtrac tractors, has introduced the first fully electric tractor to the Irish market.
3 November 2021 News
BKT opens new plant in India
Trial production has started at BKT’s new €56m state-of-the-art tyre production plant in Maharashtra, India. The new facility cover 22 acres.
6 October 2021 News
Yokohama Rubber to double capacity of tyre plant
To meet growing demand for off-road tyres (agricultural, forestry etc), the Yokohama Rubber Group has announced plans to increase the production capacity of one of its new plants in India.
30 September 2021 News
Global Report: stories from around the world
News snippets from Uruguay, Canada, India and Europe.
15 September 2021 World