Earlier this year I took part in a focus group with Andersons farm business consultants, as part of their research into a study they were doing for DEFRA.
Archive | August, 2010
News has emerged that the Ukraine may cut grain exports for the remainder of 2010, following the impact on crops of the continuing drought.
I used to have a theory about fertiliser prices, which dates back to when I first started on Farmers Weekly in the mid-1990s.
Predicting grain prices is a mug’s game. A month ago, this blog was predicting a “subdued trade in 2010/11”, despite new figures from the US department of agriculture pointing to lower wheat and maize plantings.