For the past several months
"The weather situation has improved a bit in
The drought was at its worst during May and June when
"It came too late for some of the winter wheat crops, especially in the north," Brusberg says. "Some of the southern areas the rain came really in the nick of time. So you've got some areas where there has been irreversible damage and some areas where the rain has been very beneficial. But obviously the crop is not as good as it could have been had they not had their drought."
The Argentine government has released estimates for the crop around 10 million tons, down from last year's harvest of 16 million.