Summer moisture conservation and post-harvest logistics are the issues taking priority on winter cropping farms across Australia’s east coast.
This is providing land managers and grain marketers with plenty of time to ponder the direction that markets will take as we creep towards the Northern Hemisphere grain harvest.
There has been plenty of action in global grain markets for the month of February.
Cold weather events in big exporting nations have prompted a rally in wheat markets.
In the past two weeks, some of the coldest temperatures in decades have hit a big portion of the US Central and Southern Plains. Lows have been dropping below -18°C all the way down to Texas.
Hundreds of record low temperatures have been set during the current…