After some post sowing rain and buoyant pricing forecasts for canola the season looks promising.
Bullish forecasts of $555/t (Port Adelaide) have been published.
Canola sowing in the central and south west NSW areas prominent.
DPI forecasted planting for canola in April 548,000 ha and May 668,500 ha.
Other crop forecasts where:
Wheat April 3.05m ha, May 2.94m ha,
Chickpeas April 229,000 ha, May227,000 ha,
Barley April 694,000 ha, May 646,000ha