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Tillage
Grain Trends: a buyer’s market
Siobhán Walsh
Prices are not in a good place at present, as grain supplies look healthy in many parts of the world.
14 February 2024 Markets
Grain Trends: oilseed rape positive beside falling grain market
Wheat prices were not looking good this week. However, oilseed rape gained in recent days and is one to watch.
7 February 2024 Markets
Grain Trends: prices fall further
Grain prices have been falling downwards in recent weeks and this trend has continued this week.
Lower grain prices slow to impact feed trade
Prices for grain and proteins used in animal feed are falling in value, but will not impact ration prices until late spring.
7 February 2024 Northern Ireland
Home Farm: Disappointing forward grain prices
There is clearly a commitment to maintaining beans as a crop in the Irish mix, and we have a big field ready for ploughing and sowing.
31 January 2024 Viewpoints
Grain Trends: markets move downwards
Grain markets were not looking positive this week, with wheat, maize and oilseed rape all moving down.
31 January 2024 Markets
Dairygold to pay 2023 milk and grain top-ups
Malting barley and contracted beans are to be excluded from the co-op's bonus payments.
26 January 2024 News
When 1t of wheat could buy 50 barrels of oil
The Dairygold tillage conference had facts, figures and innovative farming and a large crowd turned up to hear the latest on tillage in the south of Ireland.
17 January 2024 Dealer
Less than 50% of tillage farmers carrying debt
Tillage farmers are in a good position when it comes to lending. This helps to reduce risk on farms.
14 January 2024 News
Grain Trends: oilseed rape drops as wheat steady
Wheat and barley prices have remained fairly steady. However, this week, oilseed rape prices dropped down.
10 January 2024 Markets
Grain Trends: markets fairly steady as new year begins
Grain markets have been relatively steady over the last few weeks. Trading is reported to be quieter as people return from their break.
3 January 2024 Markets
Grain Trends: the highs and lows of 2023 prices
Grain markets returned to fundamentals for a lot of this season. Weather caused a lot of movements in markets.
27 December 2023 Markets