Wheat being harvested© David Jones
In the second of our series on coping with lower subsidies, David Jones talks to one arable farmer, who is also chairman of his local grain co-operative, about his long-term plans to survive with reduced financial support. When Cambridgeshire grower John Latham saw wheat prices dip below £60/t, he knew it was time to take action. He simply had to make his farm more efficient and extract a better return from his grain. That was 17 years ago and he would […]