Tractor and trailer tipping sugar beet on to a storage pad © Tim Scrivener© Tim Scrivener
Sugar beet growers will receive a minimum price of £22.50/t for the crop in 2018/19 following an agreement between British Sugar and NFU Sugar. The new beet contract will continue to offer both one year and three year contracts of at least £22.50/t each with market-linked bonus elements. The joint announcement on Friday (14 July) represents an increase of £0.50 on the 2017 minimum price of £22/t. See also: British Sugar increases price for 2017/18 beet crop British Sugar agriculture […]
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