7 January 2000

Marketing aid

GROWERS, merchants and maltsters are invited to thrash out malting barley marketing at a conference organised by the NFU at Newmarket next Wednesday. Among the speakers are former Farmer Focus writer Teddy Maufe, Dalgetys Richard Wake, and Bob King of Crisp Malting Group. The programme starts at 1.30pm and is free. Reservations via Jane Leitch at Newmarket NFU (01638-672111; fax 01638-672101). &#42