18 February 2000

Grain costs cut

DEVON Grain has announced reductions in charges for handling cereals into store.

Members will now pay £7/t for grain under 14% moisture content going into store, £8 to 15% and £9 to 16%. A flat rate of £10/t had been charged. Extra storage will now cost £35/t (down 30%), then £2/t/year for 10 years, or a one-off payment of £45/t (down 22%). &#42