Mixed Week In Birdseeds

PANAMA - Jun 7/19 - SNS -- Birdseed ingredient markets finished the week mixed in relatively light trading conditions.

Buyers are showing more interest in new crop shipping positions, with many unwilling to pay more for spot deliveries, helping to bring spot and new crop prices more in line with one another.

Seeding of this year's crops is virtually complete, with the result processors and exporters are more focussed on growing conditions. Dryness in large parts of western Canada and parts of the United States is becoming a bigger concern.