YEN for better 2021 pulse crops now open

Both existing and new pulse crop growers and their advisers can benefit from the Pea and Bean Yield Enhancement Network (YEN) initiatives, backed by a number of trade businesses, advises the Processors and Growers Research Organisation (PGRO). The Pea and Bean YEN,...

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Eight pulse webinars in April/May

The European LegValue and TRUE project is holding a series of eight webinars in April and May to explore the global opportunities, barriers and success stories surrounding legume production, in a high-level programme of events hosted by experts from across Europe. The...

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Potato industry rejects AHDB levies

The potato industry is the second sector to vote against statutory AHDB levies. The latest overwhelming rejection follows the earlier horticulture sector’s vote against its AHDB levy. The Board says it is deeply disappointed, but it is up to ministers to decide what...

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Domestic oilseeds market rises on global trends

Tight supplies and Chinese buying have sent the UK and European rapeseed markets sharply higher in recent weeks. “It’s been on a steep upward trend since the end of January,” David Whyte, trader at United Oilseeds, told Agritrade News. “We have seen the old crop Matif...

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Cereals 2021 delayed until end June

Following the government’s declaration of its lockdown exit strategy, Cereals 2021 in Lincolnshire has been pushed back by three weeks. Originally scheduled for June 9-10th, the event has now moved to June 30th to July 1st in order to accommodate the maximum number of...

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