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Frontrunner - 14th February 2020

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WHEAT US markets lower US wheat futures markets eased again this week, dropping to price levels not seen since December.This drew Black Sea and Europe...
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Frontrunner - 7th February 2020

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WHEAT China playing a pivotal role in wheat markets World wheat markets have managed to achieve modest gains this week, supported by ongoing strong in...
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Frontrunner - 31st January 2020

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WHEAT Markets catch a cold Having rallied to 18-month highs early last week, world wheat markets have subsequently taken a negative turn with US Chica...
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Frontrunner - 24th January 2020

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WHEAT Higher stocks fail to dampen markets The International Grains Council (IGC) published its world Supply & Demand report this week, in which i...
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Frontrunner - 17th January 2020

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WHEAT China/US trade deal - positive or not for US wheat markets? US wheat futures markets continued to rally earlier this week, reaching 14-month hig...
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Frontrunner - 10th January 2020

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WHEAT A strong start to 2020 The world wheat market took a bullish turn over the festive season and that trend has continued during the first full tra...
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Frontrunner - 20th December 2019

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WHEAT DEFRA confirm UK crop size This week the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) published its final UK wheat area, yield and...
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Frontrunner - 13th December 2019

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WHEAT Sterling firmer on election result Sterling reacted positively to the UK election result, gaining up to 2% versus the euro as the Conservatives ...
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Polysulphate fertilisers could give pulse growers a spring boost

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Sulphur is a key component of successful crop production; as important as nitrogen when it comes to planning nutrient applications. A multi-nutrient s...
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Frontrunner - 6th December 2019

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WHEAT US market loses last week's gains US wheat futures from the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) put on an impressive performance at the end of last we...
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Frontrunner - 29th November 2019

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WHEAT Weather and trade underpin EU wheat markets This week French wheat futures rallied to highs not seen since mid July. The strong EU export pace c...
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Frontrunner - 22nd November 2019

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WHEAT Weather woes continue to impact on wheat crops Official figures from France illustrate the issues that the current weather pattern is having on ...
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Frontrunner - 15th November 2019

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WHEAT Russia takes back Egypt trade Russian wheat exporters regained their competitive edge this week, securing significant sales to Egypt for deliver...
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Frontrunner - 8th November 2019

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WHEAT ‚Äč Weather woes Concern over new crop wheat planting has driven prices this week. With an estimated winter wheat planted area of just 50%, compar...
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Frontrunner - 1st November 2019

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WHEAT Two-pronged support for wheat prices early this week Brexit uncertainty and winter drilling delays in the UK continue to add volatility to wheat...
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Frontrunner - 25th October 2019

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WHEAT Markets treading water Wheat markets have moved sideways this week, lacking any fresh news. They are supported by the strong EU and Black Sea ex...
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Frontrunner - 18th October 2019

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WHEAT Adverse weather supports UK prices The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) published their first provisional UK wheat supply a...
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Frontrunner - 11th October 2019

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WHEAT USDA dampens grain markets The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) published their October world supply and demand estimates on Thurs...
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Frontrunner - 4th October 2019

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WHEAT Exports This week, UK wheat markets have continued to focus on export trade flows in the south and east coast ports, with the north and west see...
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Frontrunner - 27th September 2019

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WHEAT Wheat prices continue to rise Demand for wheat supplies to UK ports saw prices rally to a near six-week high on Friday. This performance was mat...
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