Otter looking good in Norfolk

Peter Seaman on Great Farm in Norwich saw reasonable yields on his Pearl winter barley, very slightly up on last year at 6.75t/ha.


One hundred hectares of the crop looked of good quality and he suggested the nitrogen in the area was around 1.55-1.65%.


Mr Seaman said Maris Otter barley was looking good and hoped the yields will be slightly up on last year at 6t/ha.


Both his Pearl and Maris Otter barleys are sold on an advance contract, and he added prices are marginally up for this year.


Crop/Variety: Pearl winter barley
Area: 100ha
Yield: 6.75t/ha
Quality: N/A

NOVEMBER
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