Association head expects heat wave to hurt corn harvest
The recent days’ heat wave could negatively affect Hungary’s corn harvest this year, reducing it by about 1 million tons, Tamás Petőházi, the deputy head of the grain growers association GOSZ said in yesterday’s issue of Hungarian economy daily Világgazdaság.
According to the expert, each day of the five-day-long heat wave could have reduced harvest by an estimated 200,000 tons, which he supposes to be worth of HUF 35-40 bln. Earlier, Hungaryʼs corn harvest was expected to reach 9 million tons this year, the paper said.
SUPPORT THE BUDAPEST BUSINESS JOURNAL
Newspaper organizations across the globe have struggled to find a business model that allows them to continue to excel, without compromising their ability to perform. Most recently, some have experimented with the idea of involving their most important stakeholders, their readers.
We would like to offer that same opportunity to our readers. We would like to invite you to help us deliver the quality business journalism you require. Hit our Support the BBJ button and you can choose the how much and how often you send us your contributions.