Tuesday , 21 November 2017

Sorghum as alternative to corn in pig feed

Sorghum as alternative to corn in pig feed

Indonesia's ban on corn imports has severely affected pig farmers who rely on home-mixed feed as they have to compete disproportionately with feed millers to source local corn. Ac ...

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High Plains Sorghum Outlook

High Plains Sorghum Outlook

Producers may be concerned about planting sorghum this season, but several Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialists said there are ways to prepare for upcoming issues ...

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Sorghum is focus of $12.3M study of crop drought tolerance

Sorghum is focus of $12.3M study of crop drought tolerance

UC Berkeley is leading a $12.3 million project funded by the U.S. Department of Energy to examine the role of epigenetics in allowing plants to survive in drought conditions, an i ...

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US officials flag growing Chinese sorghum cargo scrutiny

US officials flag growing Chinese sorghum cargo scrutiny

US officials, who in May cautioned over the threat of China blocking imports of sorghum, underlined the growing scrutiny of cargos, but forecast that trade in the grain was unlike ...

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US. A Growing Interest in Forage Sorghum

US. A Growing Interest in Forage Sorghum

Continued research on sorghum could help cattle producers diversify their feedstuffs. As winter soon comes to a close, it is never too early to start planning feedstuffs productio ...

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Export Market For U.S. Sorghum Is Gaining Strength

Export Market For U.S. Sorghum Is Gaining Strength

U.S. exports of sorghum have surged in the past two years, growing from less than 65 million bushels during the 2011/12 marketing year to 270 million forecast for 2014/15.  Sorghu ...

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Sorghum prices may exceed corn values in 2014-15

Sorghum prices may exceed corn values in 2014-15

Sorghum prices may top corn values this season for the first time in eight years, at the US farmgate level, thanks to soaring demand from China, which is "bidding up prices", to t ...

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Sorghum Commanding Higher Price Than Corn

Sorghum Commanding Higher Price Than Corn

Sorghum is out pricing corn in parts of the US. Oklahoma State University Grain Marketing Specialist Dr. Kim Anderson said this is true much of the state. He said if you are anywh ...

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