GLOBAL BARLEY CROP CONDITIONS UPDATE

Northern hemisphere barley harvests are nearing completion with the biggest delays occurring in the Canadian prairies.  The weather forecast is relatively good this week but turning cooler and wetter into next week.  Harvest progress is most advanced in the eastern prairies and the least (60%) in Alberta.  Overall the Canadian barley harvest is about 80% […]

GLOBAL BARLEY CROP CONDITIONS UPDATE

With much of barley harvested in Europe, analysts are revising production forecasts lower along with estimates of available malting barley supplies. On August 26th the EC released updated forecasts lowering the barley crop to 59 mln tonnes versus their July forecast of 62.1 mln tonnes (60.7 in 2015).  Barley across much of France and Germany […]

GLOBAL BARLEY CROP CONDITIONS UPDATE

With much of barley harvested in Europe, analysts are revising production forecasts lower along with estimates of available malting barley supplies. On August 26th the EC released updated forecasts lowering the barley crop to 59 mln tonnes versus their July forecast of 62.1 mln tonnes (60.7 in 2015). Barley across much of France and Germany […]