Oilseeds - Oilseeds

Blue poppy seeds: no further reductions in sowing

January 23, 2024 at 5:03 PM , Der AUDITOR
Play report as audio

CHRUDIM. Adverse weather conditions may have damaged the Zeno poppy seeds sown in autumn. Silver lining is that no further reductions are anticipated for the 2024/2025 sowing campaign.

Farmers can easily wait until spring

Good sales and subsidies are enabling farmers to wait before selling their large supplies and to drive up prices. As funds are only required for the sowing campaign in spring many will be able to wait until March/April. Traders and processors will also need to accept that stocks are running low and that demand is better than in the last six months. Around two thirds of the crop have already been sold meaning that around 5,000-6,000 mt are still available. While no further reductions are anticipated for sowing in spring, it is ver

View related articles

Go to the News Overview
Grains
Jul 12, 2024
BRUSSELS. Prospects are far from sunny for wheat in France. Tropical storm Beryl only has a limited impact for US corn. China has signed the first deal for US soybeans. Canada may very well replace Russia and Belarus as a supplier of rapeseed in the EU.
Oilseeds
Jul 11, 2024
MOSCOW/OTTAWA. Since 1 July, EU imports of flaxseed from Russia and Belarus have been subject to a 10% import duty. This is dampening the mood in the market.
Oilseeds
Jul 11, 2024
NEW DELHI/MOGADISHU. Heigh freight rates are making it impossible for exporters in India to raise the prices for sesame seeds. Pakistan is bracing for rain. Sowing is underway in Somalia, where the crop is harvested in autumn.
Oilseeds
Jul 10, 2024
SOFIA/KYIV. The weather in the coming weeks will play a decisive role in the development of sunflower seed crops. Price corrections will also depend on this.