Filling-tractor-with-red-diesel© Tim Scrivener
Oil prices have plummeted in recent months and farmers can take advantage of this to reduce their arable input costs in the year ahead.  Farmers carrying out autumn cultivations will not have benefited, and many producers will have already locked into spring fertiliser prices – but there are considerable savings to be had for the year ahead. Since last summer, crude oil prices have more than halved, to about $45 (£30)/barrel – a low not seen since 2009 – and […]