Concerns over the use of certain plant protection products are among a range of issues set to affect the Irish tillage sector in the future, according to MEP Mairead McGuinness.
There is the potential for increased demand for barley in the Spanish market after dryness was experienced across key growing regions this year, according to experts.
A number of TDs have reportedly raised the issue of payments under the proposed tillage crisis fund in the Dail today, July 6.
A ban on herbicides containing glyphosate would reduce British wheat production by 20%, according to research from the UK’s Crop Protection Association (CPA).
The harvesting of winter barley has kicked into gear and farmers, particularly in the south, are expecting crops to ripen at leastseven days earlier than last year.
For the second week in a row, the U.S. corn crop rating is the same as it was the previous week. Plus, there is not much to write home to mom about, regarding the U.S. soybean crop.
“We were unfortunate to be in a line of heavy thunderstorms with hail on Saturday,” says Carol Peterson (Instagram: @carpet701). “Corn leaves were stripped off in this entire field.”
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On Wednesday, the CME Group’s farm futures closed with wheat leading the way higher.
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