Oilseed rape being harvested© Tim Scrivener
Oilseed rape prices fell by £8.80/t in the week to 29 July, as the strength of sterling against the euro continues to put pressure on UK prices. Spot ex-farm prices ranged from £237/t to £251/t depending on location, and averaged £242.40/t. Current estimates put global oilseed rape production down 5m tonnes on 2014-15, with carry-out stocks at an eight-year low, according to a report by Bidwells. The UK harvest was still in the early stages, so although early yield reports […]
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