Both oilseed rape and winter barley were the real disappointments this harvest, with yields 10-20% down on the five-year average and very low winter barley specific weights are already leading to deductions.  However, there are some positives, most notably spring barley delivering above-average yields plus some variety winners delivering above-average performances in an otherwise lacklustre harvest. Oilseed rape It proved to be a poor year for oilseed rape, with yields falling well below average for most farmers and those in […]