New CEO for NIAB

The NIAB board has appointed deputy director Professor Mario Caccamo as its new chief executive from October 2021. He succeeds Dr Tina Barsby who is retiring after 15 years as NIAB director and chief executive. Prof Caccamo joined NIAB from The Earlham Institute (then...

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Volatile OSR market as heat hits Canada

There have been some big swings in the price of oilseed rape as the market gets ready to handle the new crop, with Canada’s heat wave conditions adding extra concern. Even so, prices remain well above the levels seen at the same time last year. “We have had some...

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