Archive Article: 2000/12/08

8 December 2000




uGRAIN marketing co-op Group Cereals has secured a deal to supply 700t of organic oats for a new crunchy breakfast cereal. Suppliers in the 20-member Organic Marketing Group, part of GCS, are expected to receive a premium of about £5/t over their usual contracts. "This is exactly what we need – a deal designed to support British farming," said OMG managing director Geoff Burke. He believes there is a good future ahead for organic growers in Britain and is hopeful that consumer demand will lead to further similar contracts. &#42


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