Some new imported varieties are showing significant yield improvement and increased gross margin returns for growers.
"The loss of access to crucial crop protection products that our industry produces would significantly impact all farming."
"The lift in demand is evidenced by the high number of buyers actively searching and purchasing grain through the exchange which have ranged from international and offshore buyers to domestic end users."
All this erosion of corn demand comes as Brazil and Argentina are forecasting near-record corn harvests, despite the continued dry weather.
The long running shattercane class action against Advanta Seeds will finally hit the Queensland Supreme Court on Monday.