By FWi staff

THERE was minor movement on the barley futures market yesterday and contracts for all months ended higher. But the volume traded remained low.

Barley futures for gained 50p to close at £72.50 (September), £74.50 (November), £76.50 (January 1999), and £78.50 (March 1999).

Only 10 lots of November barley were traded. Ex-farm barley continues to trade at about £68/  tonne.