Towards
sustainable
agriculture.

Aim

to provide the tools necessary to manage the cultural change towards sustainable production models.

The Water & Energy Project

provides agri-food operators with an updated picture of the problems concerning water and energy use, provides information and indications necessary in order to deal effectively and with full understanding with the many issues related to the responsible management of resources which are vital for the future of our planet.

Good Practices

focuses on how to enhance the value of products, farms and supply chains by focusing on examples of good practices and on environmental sustainability certifications.

Latteria Soresina

Thanks to the cultivation and maintenance of the agricultural areas under their control the farmers and members of the Latteria Soresina farm an area of ​​about 1/4 of the agricultural soil of ​​the province of Cremona, one of the Italian provinces most devoted to agriculture... read >

Lattebusche

Lattebusche has embarked on a path to sustainability. The care that this cooperative has for its territory is not limited to the important work of its associated producers, who are naturally inclined to the preservations of their own territory, it is also based on the investments, certifications and on the daily actions taken within its production plants... read >
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Agricultural Market and Fertilizers

IT, Milan: Italian soybeans price Increased 470  €/ton
IT, Milan: Bran price Increased 129  €/ton
IT, Milan: Italian Soybeans flour price Increased 490  €/ton
IT, Milan: Italian higher common wheat price Decreased 267  €/ton
IT, Milan: Foreign soybeans price Increased 468  €/ton
IT, Foggia: durum wheat - mercantile price Decreased 352  €/ton
IT, Foggia: durum wheat - buono mercantile price Decreased 352  €/ton
IT, Foggia: durum wheat - fino price Decreased 363  €/ton
IT, Bologna: Barley - s.w. 65 and over Increased 246  €/ton
IT, Bologna: Barley - s.w. 62/64 price Increased 238  €/ton
IT, Bologna: Sorghum - Italian white price Decreased 283  €/ton
IT, Bologna: Corn - Italian for livestock (with characteristics) price Decreased 291  €/ton
IT, Turin - Triple superphosphate 46% In calo 545  €/ton
IT, Turin - Ammonium nitrate 26% In calo 315  €/ton
IT, Turin - Urea 46% In calo 400  €/ton
Information Note
  1. Market News evidences only the changes; should no price change or no quotation take place, any mention will be made.
  2. The change/variation concerning PRODUCTION/OUTPUT quantity refers to the same period of the previous year.
  3. The change/variation concerning STOCK quantity refers to the previous month.
  4. The change/variation of price refers to PRICES expressed in local currency (for both EU and the World). The change refers to the previous week/month/year, as the case may be. In the case of dual-listed (min and max), changes are calculated using the MAX PRICE.

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Global Snapshot

/Ton US
(17-04-2024)
Argentina
(15-04-2024)
ITALY
(16-04-2024)
Product Value % Chg* Value % Chg* Value % Chg*
CORN 161 +0,0% 164 +1,9% 212 0,0%
SOY 416 +0,6% 272 +1,1% 469 +1,1%
WHEAT 190 1 -2,6% 203 +5,9% 264 -0,4%
* Change on the previous price quotation.
1) Prezzi riferiti a Hard Red Wheat

Show/Hide Global Snapshot in US$

/Ton US
(17-04-2024)
Argentina
(15-04-2024)
ITALY
(16-04-2024)
Product Value % Chg* Value % Chg* Value % Chg*
CORN 171 -0,2% 175 +0,7% 226 -1,5%
SOY 442 +0,4% 289 -0,2% 499 -0,5%
WHEAT 202 1 -2,8% 216 +4,6% 281 -1,9%
* Change on the previous price quotation.
1) Prezzi riferiti a Hard Red Wheat


  • Market Balances:

Corn | Balance sheet in Mio Tons
Year 2023-24 (Forecast April)
Corn US - Price
Decreasing
Country Beginning Stocks Production Import Export Consumption Ending Stocks
World 302.19-2.8% 1227.86+6.1% 187.47+8.5% 200.59+11.3% 1198.65+3.4% 318.28+5.3%
United States 34.55 -1.2% 389.69 +12.4% 0.64 -35.4% 53.34 +26.4% 317.64 +3.8% 53.90 +56.0%
Share % 11.4% 31.7% 0.3% 26.6% 26.5% 16.9%
China 206.04 -1.5% 288.84 +4.2% 23.00 +22.9% 0.02 +150.0% 306.00 +2.3% 211.86 +2.8%
Share % 68.2% 23.5% 12.3% 0.0% 25.5% 66.6%
Brazil 11.54 +190.6% 124.00 -9.5% 1.20 -10.0% 52.00 -4.2% 78.50 +2.6% 6.24 -45.9%
Share % 3.8% 10.1% 0.6% 25.9% 6.5% 2.0%
EU-27 7.31 -36.5% 61.00 +16.7% 21.00 -9.5% 4.20 0.0% 77.90 +3.2% 7.21 -1.4%
Share % 2.4% 5.0% 11.2% 2.1% 6.5% 2.3%
Argentina 1.17 -34.7% 55.00 +52.8% 0.02 -6.3% 42.00 +66.4% 13.10 +14.9% 1.09 -7.2%
Share % 0.4% 4.5% 0.0% 20.9% 1.1% 0.3%
Source: USDA - WASDE, Last Update: 2024-04-12 Visit the page with more detailed information