By FWi staff
FARMERS with home-saved seed are reminded that wheat and oilseed rape will incur higher royalties next season.
- The remuneration rate to be paid on home-saved wheat seed is increased by 32p to £5.08/ha. The rate for oilseed rape is increased by 31p to £8.88/ha.
- The rate for winter barley is reduced by 3p to £3.74/ha. The rate for spring barley is reduced by 16p to 3.59/ ha.
- The rate for linseed remains unchanged.
The full rates are:
|£/ha||1998/99||1997/98||change +/- (p)|
Source: Home-Grown Cereals Authority