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GMB rates

5 June 2013 Maize @ $295/tonne Wheat @$466/tonne Soya beans @ $500/tonne Sugar beans @ $800/tonne Extract from the ZFU Weekly Market Guide Issue No. 82. May 25th, 2012

Rainfall Situation

8 May 2013 No rainfall activities have been recorded throughout the week in all provinces signalling the end of summer while low temperatures show signs of the winter season. Extract from the ZFU Weekly Market Guide Issue No. 29. May 4th, 2012

Wheat NY price data

20 September 2012

Maize NY price data

20 September 2012

FAO Food Price Index

7 September 2012

Crop Situation

16 May 2012 Harvesting of most crops continues. Tobacco prices continued to be favourable. Though wheat planting is now due, not much activity has been seen. The Agricultural Marketing Authority (AMA) has given indicative minimum prices for seed cotton as follows (USc/kg): Grade A 48 – 50; Grade B 44 – 48; Grade C 40 – 43; Grade D 36 – 39. “The above prices were arrived at after taking into consideration farmers’ and ginners’ production costs, the price of lint on the international market and other market fundamentals. It should be noted that ...

GMB rates

16 May 2012 Maize @ $285/tonne Wheat @$466/tonne Soya beans @ $500/tonne Sugar beans @ $800/tonne Extract from the ZFU Weekly Market Guide Issue No. 80. May 11th, 2012

Rainfall Situation

8 May 2012 No rainfall activities have been recorded throughout the week in all provinces signalling the end of summer while low temperatures show signs of the winter season. Extract from the ZFU Weekly Market Guide Issue No. 29. May 4th, 2012

GMB rates

8 May 2012 Maize @ $285/tonne Wheat @$466/tonne Soya beans @ $500/tonne Sugar beans @ $800/tonne Extract from the ZFU Weekly Market Guide Issue No. 29. May 4th, 2012