sugar beet harvesting© Tim Scrivener
Sugar beet growers are being asked to consider a range of pricing options for the crop which will come into effect once quotas end in 2017. Options include maintaining the current system of a fixed price agreed ahead of planting, which would cushion growers from market volatility. But farmers could also be offered the more risky and potential more lucrative option of a price more closely linked to the market. The options are being considered by British Sugar and NFU […]