General Farming Knowledge Centre
29-07-2011 00:00 AM | Viewed 2781 times

Free Range Hens - A post peak dip in production?

For each flock of new pullets it is exciting to see the production increasing week by week as they approach a peak to production. Disappointment can follow however, when having reached peak production.
23-07-2011 00:00 AM | Viewed 3868 times

Rabobank Agri Monthly Commodity Report

Weather is currently the focal point for agricultural commodity markets, supporting prices and increasing volatility.
20-07-2011 00:00 AM | Viewed 2448 times

Rabobank Beef Quarterly - July 2011

Tight cattle supplies are carrying prices higher •Beef trade shaken by tsunami and earthquake in Japan •US to become net beef exporter as exports boom and imports tighten on weaker US dollar •Softening demand in the EU and US a concern
07-07-2011 00:00 AM | Viewed 2401 times

Where to for markets this week?

The grain and oilseed markets are likely to show a modest recovery after the strong price reaction to the bearish USDA data released the previous week. Rabobank market report.
20-06-2011 00:00 AM | Viewed 4805 times

EU Pork Industry on threshold of changes

As global demand for pork rises, EU hog prices are failing to keep pace with the US, Canada and Brazil. A new Rabobank Industry Note examines the questions.
31-03-2011 00:00 AM | Viewed 4097 times

Preventing or controlling ill health from animal contact at visitor attractions

HSE has published revised information on preventing or controlling ill health from animal contact at visitor attractions such as open farms and petting zoos.
27-03-2011 00:00 AM | Viewed 3241 times

A drop in the Ocean!

Medication of poultry (free Range) through water
15-03-2011 00:00 AM | Viewed 3304 times

Commitment of Traders Report 14th March 2011

This week’s CFTC report showed managed money’s total net position in CBOT corn decreased by 26,512 contracts to 358,311 contracts amidst traders taking profit from liquidation.
11-03-2011 00:00 AM | Viewed 4284 times

Modest revisions in WASDE— Trade awaits plantings report

The USDA made few changes to their forecasts in the March WASDE report, which was seen as neutral to bearish.
08-03-2011 00:00 AM | Viewed 3236 times

Commitment of Traders Report

This week’s CFTC report showed managed money’s aggregated net long position in agri commodities increased 25,671 contracts to 863,770 contracts – the first positive move in three weeks after the February speculative sell-off.