- Intervention Price: £82.49dd.
- £1=DM2.968/ FFr9.955/ US$1.616/ 1.5177
- FOB Rouen April wheat value: FFr740 (£74.31)
- Chicago May wheat at close: $2.58 (£58.73)
THE UK old-crop market initially traded 25p higher, before easing back to unchanged. New-crop continued to remain steady, with a total lack of selling interest from growers.
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||71-73|
|April feed barley||73-76|
|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