Combining winter barley © Tim Scrivener© Tim Scrivener
The 2017-18 barley export campaign started strongly as UK crops helped to fill the gap in Spanish supplies caused by drought this summer. Spain accounted for 60,000t of the 113,000t of feed barley exported in July, the second highest monthly total in 14 years, just behind the 119,000t exported during the same period in 2015-16, when Spanish production was also down, according to AHDB Cereals & Oilseeds. Spanish production is forecast to be 2m tonnes below the three-year average, at […]
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