Win some, lose some

Crewe, Richard
February 2007
Farmers Weekly;2/16/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 7, p68
Trade Publication
The article features Richard Crewe, an expat farmer from Great Britain. He grows 1500ha (3700 acres) of all combinable crops on undulating light land. He believes he gains on some deals and lose on others. Fertiliser prices are a case in point. Farmers who need 46% granular urea are looking at price increases of over 50%.


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