Grain markets: Europe fails to follow US gains
Markets were once again mixed last week, with both Paris wheat and rape seeing marginal declines while US wheat, maize and particularly soya beans futures recorded reasonable increases.
Tillage management: time to plant winter rape again
Harvest is progressing slowly and the occasional wet breaks should enable timely planting of winter rape varieties.
Tillage management: consequences of warm weather now telling
The consequences of the high summer temperatures are now being felt in low grain yields and premature sprouting in potatoes.
Tillage management: better weather will see harvesting restart
Better weather ahead is likely to see the harvest get into full swing from this weekend.