- Intervention Price: £84.17 dd.
- £1=DM2.92/ FFr9.79/ US$1.615/ 1.487
- FOB Rouen April wheat value: FFr710 (£72.52)
- Chicago May wheat at close: $2.57 (£58.40)
MONDAY saw a quiet start to the week, with futures initially trading 20p higher, only to close down on the day as buyers backed away from the market.
Wheat futures – closing prices:
values, £/tonne, ex-farm:
|April Class 1 milling wheat||85-86|
|April Class 2 milling wheat||77-81|
|April feed wheat||70-72|
|April feed barley||71-75|
|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