IFA potato market report: Tuesday 08/01/2019
Ex-farm potato prices reported to IFA indicate that demand was surprisingly strong over the holiday period.
Grain trends: no market drivers to show change
The gap between old- and new-crop prices continues to point to an inevitable price drift, which will be influenced either by lower yields in 2019 or increased demand between now and harvest.
IFA potato market report Tuesday 22/01/2019
Last week saw a lull in the potato market as it recovers post-Christmas, but demand is still strong for anyone selling.
Grain report: Brexit seems to be adding a little to wheat
While futures prices remain broadly similar, it seems that Brexit uncertainty may be helping physical wheat prices in particular.