A tractor drilling in the spring© Tim Scrivener
Spring wheat can earn growers more money than spring barley with a potential gross margin of over £800/ha and offer them a competitive crop to counter troublesome grassweeds. According to agronomy group Procam spring wheat was the third most profitable crop for the top 25% of its growers in harvest 2016, behind only winter wheat and oilseed rape. See also: Healthy profit from spring oilseed rape despite poor season Nick Myers, head of crop production at the company, says its […]