Agriculture News from Week 29

 

New Zealand

 

https://www.stuff.co.nz/business/122152018/horticulture-aims-to-spearhead-new-zealands-postcovid-recovery

‘Beef price must be addressed urgently’

https://www.northqueenslandregister.com.au/story/6831629/smashing-pumpkins/

 

https://www.interest.co.nz/rural-news/106066/government%E2%80%99s-new-food-and-fibre-reset-document-pr-aspiration-fluff-hard-work

Australia

 

https://www.theaustralianfarmer.com/rural-labourers-to-dry-up-in-aus-agricultural-sector

https://www.queenslandcountrylife.com.au/story/6841234/wa-rains-consolidate-big-national-crop-outlook/?cs=4699

https://www.farmonline.com.au/story/6840595/whopper-rain-stabilises-wa-yield-potential/?cs=4714

https://www.farmonline.com.au/story/6834748/wheat-heat-tolerance-ratings-could-be-on-their-way/?cs=4714

 

 

South America

https://en.mercopress.com/2020/07/09/polynesian-sweet-potato-mystery-solved-epic-transoceanic-journey-to-south-america

https://www.dinero.com.sv/en/economy/agricultural-exports-from-latin-america-expand-8-5-while-total-foreign-sales-fall-30.html

Mapping Chinese interests in South American soy and beef

Food Updates

 

Have You Tried Baking with Oat Hull Fiber?

https://www.world-grain.com/articles/13967-excitement-over-wheat-genome-sequencing-grows

https://www.agrinews-pubs.com/2020/07/19/local-food-trends-home-delivery-meal-kits-gain-popularity/ap32d6b/

https://www.foodnavigator.com/Article/2020/07/20/PepsiCo-Future-Brands-talks-agile-innovation-We-are-identifying-which-trends-will-stay-versus-yesterday-s-fad#