Yields up in Yorkshire

Oilseed rape and barley yields were up on last year for Andrew Coster. Fifty four hectares of Winner oilseed rape yielded 4.1t/ha, which he was pleased with.


He said moisture came in at 10 -11% and the crop only needed to go over the dryer quickly which was good.


Robigus and Napier winter wheats are close to ready with moisture at 19%. He said the crop is looking very good at the moment.



  • Crop/Variety: Winner oilseed rape

  • Area: 54ha

  • Yield: 4.1t/ha

  • Quality: moisture 10-11%

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