Week Beginning Monday 18th March 2019

Week Beginning Monday 18th March 2019   THIS MORNING’S LONDON LIFFE WHEAT FUTURES: MARCH 2019 – £160.70/T (£3.00/T HIGHER ON THE WEEK) MAY 2019 – £162.55/T (£3.05/T HIGHER ON THE WEEK) NOVEMBER 2019 – £145.60/T (£1.65/T HIGHER ON THE WEEK) MAY 2020 – £151.50/T (£2.85/T HIGHER ON THE WEEK)   POUND Vs EURO THIS MORNING – 1.1676 MONDAY 11TH MARCH...
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For those of you that did not take your profit last month and are still at the table in the farming casino, the grain markets continue to trend ever downward. Domestically, the UK wheat market is weighed down with thoughts of plentiful supply.  A UK wheat production figure of around 14 million tonnes, aligned with six months import figures of 1.17 million tonnes of wheat and record maize imports...
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SPRING DRILLING COMMENCES

Spring has apparently sprung here in East Yorkshire and some growers are now well into their spring drilling campaign as much as 65 days earlier than last year; the difficult conditions over the past couple of years have encouraged some to seize the recent window of opportunity and make a start. For others, soil temperatures are simply not warm enough yet and with a mixed forecast ahead, they...
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Week Beginning Monday 4th March 2019

THIS MORNING’S LONDON LIFFE WHEAT FUTURES: MARCH 2019 – £160.45/T (£4.40/T LOWER ON THE WEEK, £9.65/T LOWER ON THE FORTNIGHT) MAY 2019 – £161.75T (£6.20/T LOWER ON THE WEEK, £10.05/T LOWER ON THE FORTNIGHT) NOVEMBER 2019 – £145.25/T (£4.75/T LOWER ON THE WEEK, £7.85/T LOWER ON THE FORTNIGHT) MAY 2020 – £150.80/T (£5.05/T LOWER ON THE WEEK, £7.15/T LOWER ON...
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