Brazil soy seen threatened in early 2019 by below-average rains

SAO PAULO – The first days of 2019 will be marked by below-normal rainfall in Brazil’s main soybean producing areas, with farmers bracing for losses as December’s dry conditions and high temperatures continue to ruin fields. According to Refinitiv Eikon’s Agriculture Weather Dashboard data, rains will be below the historical average through Jan. 10 in […] Read more

Brazil’s early soy harvesting hampered by rains – forecaster

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – A cold front which is prompting rains in the southeast and centre-west of Brazil may delay early soy harvesting work in the leading grain producing state of Mato Grosso, weather forecaster Marco Antonio dos Santos said in a Monday report. Rains should continue throughout the week in the centre of the […] Read more