- Apr 22 - Japan bought 51,905 tons of feed grains (31,865 tons of barley and 20,040 tons of wheat) for Sept arrive via SBS-tender. New SBS tender for 120,000 tons of feed wheat and 200,000 tons of feed barley will be held on May 13

- USDA estimated US barley planting 43% complete as of Apr 19, compared to 27% a week ago, 24% last year and a 24% five-year average

- Ukraine's Ag Min said farmers planted 2.0 MH of spring grains through April 22, or 89% of the planned total planted area vs. 2.5 MH a year ago, incl. 1.5 MH of barley vs. 1.9 MH a year ago