Prices continue to be very firm, in spite of the ample supply locally, what international factors are pushing the price up?
Grain buyer and bulk handler Emerald Grain has been bought by Sydney-based Roc Partners from Japanese giant Sumitomo.
The big year in our south-east has led to estimates of the second biggest crop on record, while better than expected WA yields also helped.
There is high moisture grain coming off in parts of the country and the GRDC has tips to manage storing the grain.
The ag industry is divided over whether the Australian government should pursue China at the WTO over its tariffs on wine and barley.
GrainCorp is locked in a war of words with the Australian Workers Union over a proposed pay rise for GrainCorp staff.
Peak body Grain Growers is encouraging the Australian government to take China to the World Trade Organisation over its barley tariffs.
Chinese export demand has been supportive for Queensland sorghum prices from early spring when farmers started planting.