Virtual farm barn and cows
Better-than-expected yields are set to produce a profit of £289/ha for the Virtual Farm from the 2015 harvest. This is an improvement on budget but actual yields and prices illustrate very clearly the volatility in combinable crop production. An average yield increase across first and second wheats crops of 10-25% was the main contributor to a 17% rise in the total gross margin to £697/ha. Only spring beans saw a fall in gross margin compared with budget, because of low […]