Video: Camgrain CEO gives harvest 2013 verdict

Camgrain’s managing director Philip Darke, gives his verdict of this year’s harvest following a tumultuous year for farmers across the country.
The UK arable heartland has seen some respectable yields this harvest despite a mixed year which most growers will be glad to see the back of.
A large majority of combining was consolidated into August with the dry weather offering farmers some relief in a quick and easy harvest.
Watch the Harvest Highlights video

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See Farmers Weekly reporters Luke Casswell and Adam Clarke in the harvest 2013 round-up video

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