THE season is shaping up nicely for Port Vincent cropper Richard Way, with his early-sown wheat crops and lentils looking "magnificent".
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ERIC Watson from Ashburton, New Zealand has taken out the Guinness World Record for the highest wheat yield for the second consecutive time.
A DRIER-THAN-AVERAGE June across most of SA has had varying repercussions for the state's croppers, with some starting to hang out for rain, while others are still well on track for a bin-busting harvest.
NSW is the headline act but many parts of eastern Australia can expect good rain in the next eight days with two fronts sweeping through.
Hot weather in some parts and heavy rain in others have seen forecasters make another cut in Ukrainian wheat production this year.
A PRE-EXISTING genetically-modified free policy and varying constituent views are among the significant challenges facing SA councils as they determine whether to lodge an application to remain GM-free.
The positive seasonal conditions outweigh the current COVID-19 inspired uncertainty in most ag commodities according to Rural Bank.