IT MAY feel like there is no end to the heat here in Australia, but the opposite is true in the US, where temperatures dropped to -51.
France remains committed to phasing out glyphosate, in spite of the EU's five year extension of approval for use of the herbicide.
A variety of records have been smashed during a searing start to 2019 across the nation - but it's wet in the far north.
The Australian barley industry has another fortnight to prepare statements in the anti-dumping case launched last year.
The 2018-19 season will mark the first time in six years world wheat production has declined according to the International Grains Council.
There could be some volatility as some in the trade adjust their positions when USDA reports are made available.
The record for total grain shipments from Western Australia to the east coast, set in 2002-3, is set to be smashed this season.