AgRural: Brazil soybean harvest 69% complete as of March 17

Foreign media, March 21: Harvest survey data released by consulting agency AgRural shows that as of March 17, 2022, Brazil’s soybean harvest progress reached 69%, up from 64% a week ago, and up from 59% in the same period last year. %.

Rain in Parana slowed overall harvest progress last week, with farmers reporting above-average moisture in soybeans due to rain, although no one mentioned quality issues, the report said.

In the main soybean producing states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul, the soybean harvest is basically over; the harvest in Goias and Mato Grosso do Sul is also nearing completion.

AgRural expects Brazil to produce 122.8 million tons of soybeans in 2021/22.