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27 May 2022 4 min reading

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The Russia-Ukraine war drives grain prices higher

The Russia-Ukraine conflict is driving food prices higher. Commodities that have been most affected are wheat, maize, edible oils, and fertilizers. Global commodity markets face upside risks through the reduction in grain supplies, higher energy prices, higher fertilizer prices, and trade disruption due to shutting down of major ports.

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27 May 2022 3 min reading

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EU steps up monitoring of agricultural markets impacted by Russia-Ukraine war

The European Commission decided to gather monthly data on levels of stocks in the EU of cereals, oilseeds and rice. This is a direct follow-up of the Communication on “safeguarding food security and reinforcing the resilience of food systems” presented on 23 March. The aim is to better monitor stock levels in the current environment of high prices and perceived uncertainty about supplies.

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27 May 2022 2 min reading

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Scoular expands its Asia-Pacific footprint to Vietnam

U.S.-based Scoular, one of the leading feedstuffs, grains, and oilseeds distributors in Indonesia and Myanmar, is adding another market to its distribution footprint in the Asia-Pacific: Vietnam.

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27 May 2022 2 min reading

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Cargill to build new soybean processing facility in Southeast Missouri

Cargill has unveiled plans to build a new soybean processing facility located in Pemiscot County, Mo. near Hayti and Caruthersville to support growing domestic and global demand for oilseeds driven by food, feed and fuel markets.

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27 May 2022 3 min reading

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Researchers have developed a super wheat for salty soils

Researchers at the University of Gothenburg have developed several new varieties of wheat that tolerate soils with higher salt concentrations. After having mutated a wheat variety from Bangladesh, they now have a wheat with seeds that weigh three times more and that germinate almost twice as often as the original variety.

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26 May 2022 3 min reading

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World Bank announces planned actions for global food crisis response

The World Bank announced actions it plans to take as part of a comprehensive, global response to the ongoing food security crisis, with up to $30 billion in existing and new projects in areas such as agriculture, nutrition, social protection, water and irrigation. This financing will include efforts to encourage food and fertilizer production, enhance food systems, facilitate greater trade, and support vulnerable households and producers.

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25 May 2022 2 min reading

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BENEO acquires Meatless to expand its portfolio of plant-based solutions

BENEO, one of the leading manufacturers of functional ingredients, has today announced the acquisition of Dutch company, Meatless B.V., ensuring it becomes a major player in the field of plant-based texturising solutions for meat and fish alternatives.

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24 May 2022 5 min reading

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Miller Magazine takes the pulse of the milling machinery industry at IDMA

Miller Magazine took the pulse of the industry at IDMA Exhibition, which brings the grain and feed milling industries together. The Miller team met with the stakeholders of the sector, of which importance has been better understood during the pandemic, gave ear to their problems and shed light on the latest developments in the sector.

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24 May 2022 3 min reading

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DSM and the World Food Programme partner to improve nutrition around the world

Royal DSM, a global purpose-led science-based company, and the World Food Programme (WFP), the world’s largest humanitarian organization, have agreed to extend their partnership and scale up rice fortification worldwide for a further three years. The partnership will seek to improve the availability and accessibility of nutritious foods in order to reach vulnerable people where key dietary decisions are made.

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24 May 2022 2 min reading

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Brazil cuts import tax on wheat

The Brazilian government cut import tariffs for several categories of goods, focusing on food staples in an attempt to reduce consumer inflation. Import tariffs on beef, chicken, corn, wheat flour, wheat, cookies and bakery products were eliminated through the end of the year.

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24 May 2022 1 min reading

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ADM names new Vice President of Global Government Relations

ADM announced that Maria Pica Karp has joined ADM as the company’s Vice President of Global Government Relations.

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13 May 2022 3 min reading

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Uğur Promilling moved to its new factory and raised its target

Uğur Promilling, one of the well-established companies in the milling technologies sector, started production in its new facility equipped with the latest technology. The company continues its investments for the future by increasing its production capacity with its modern facility with a closed area of 26,000 square meters in the Çorum Organized Industrial Zone.

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