Grain report: weather market is now increasingly sensitive
Global crop production in 2018 is now increasingly sensitive to weather conditions as dryness appears to bite harder in wheat-producing regions.
Wheat caught in strong weather market
Dryness is having an increasing impact on grain markets, but it will need to hit maize production to have a strong effect on prices.
Teagasc appoints new head of crops
John Spink will lead the organisation’s national tillage, forestry, horticulture and environmental, research and knowledge transfer programme.