n Farmer’s Weekly - 2016 maize crop estimate down : market analysis
|Article Title||2016 maize crop estimate down : market analysis|
|© Publisher:||Caxton Magazines|
|Publication Date||Feb 2016|
|Pages||40 - 42|
A recent survey among local maize producers concluded that total maize production in South Africa for the 2016/2017 season was estimated at between 5,5 million tons to 7,5 milliontons. Producers reportedly underestimated the final crop for the 2015/2016 season by 6%, at 6,2 million tons on 1,6 million hectares. The Crop Estimates Committee's first production forecast for the year will be released soon.
Article metrics loading...