- Intervention Price: £82.15dd.
- £1=DM2.946 / FFr9.98 / US$1.616 / 1.5117
- FOB Rouen March wheat value: FFr702.50 (£71.10)
- Chicago March wheat at close: $2.89 (£66.76)
THE UK market started the week very slowly, with buyers evident, but at slightly lower levels. The US market steady once again in what has been a £6 rally in three weeks.
Wheat futures – closing prices:
values, £/tonne, ex-farm:
|March Class 1 milling wheat||82-86|
|March Class 2 milling wheat||74-76|
|March feed wheat||70-71|
|March feed barley||70-72|
|Harvest feed wheat||67-69|
|November feed wheat||73-75|
Information provided by BDR Agriculture Ltd, Harvest House, 64 North Street, Bourne, Lincolnshire PE10 9AJ – click here for further details