Rethinking Blackleg in Canola

4 July, 2019

Earlier sowing of canola requires a change to Blackleg management, demanding a greater focus on controlling upper canopy infection. Blackleg is a fungal disease that most commonly reduces canola yield through crown cankers that inhibit the flow of nutrients and … Continue reading


Grain Market Update – Canola July 2019

4 July, 2019

The following graph shows the movement in ICE November 2019 Canola Futures price expressed in A$ and the domestic canola price delivered Port Kembla. Also included is the 10 year average ICE November Futures price expressed in A$ and the … Continue reading


Grain Market Update – Canola (April 2019)

16 April, 2019

The following graph shows the movement in ICE November 2019 Canola Futures price expressed in A$ and the domestic canola price delivered Port Kembla. Also included is the 10 year average ICE November Futures price expressed in A$ and the … Continue reading


New Crop Varieties for 2019

14 November, 2018

Following is a selection of crop varieties released recently, which are worthy of consideration next year: Wheat DS Bennett Released for 2019 Marketed by Dow Seeds ASW Classification EPR $4.25, no grower to grower trading allowed Awnless winter wheat, longer … Continue reading


Grain Market Update – Canola (November 2018)

14 November, 2018

The following graph shows the movement in ICE November 2018 Canola Futures and the domestic canola price delivered Port Kembla. The new crop canola price delivered port has increased steadily since January 2018, until late October when it declined. Since … Continue reading


Grain Market Update – Canola (September 2018)

26 September, 2018

The following graph shows the movement in ICE November 2018 Canola Futures and the domestic canola price delivered Port Kembla. The new crop canola price delivered port has increased steadily since January 2018. For the majority of the period the … Continue reading


Grain Market Update – Canola (July 2018)

23 July, 2018

The following graph shows the movement in ICE November 2018 Canola Futures and the domestic canola price delivered Port Kembla. The new crop canola price delivered port has increased steadily since January 2018. For the majority of the period the … Continue reading


Grain Market Update – Canola (November 2017)

21 November, 2017

The following graph shows the movement in ICE November 2017 Canola Futures and the domestic canola price delivered Port Kembla. ICE futures have continued to strengthen since August, plus the basis has also improved during this period. At present the … Continue reading


Grain Market Update – Canola (September 2017)

18 September, 2017

The following graph shows the movement in ICE November 2017 Canola Futures and the domestic canola price delivered port. Since early January, there has been a steady decline in both the futures and domestic prices. More recently the domestic price … Continue reading


Grain Market Update – Canola (June 2017)

28 June, 2017

The following graph shows the movement in ICE November 2017 Canola Futures and the domestic canola price delivered port. Since early January, there has been a steady decline in both the futures and domestic prices. More recently the domestic price … Continue reading