Scottish maltster invests £12m to expand capacity

June 2007
Farmers Weekly;6/1/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 22, p25
Trade Publication
The article reports on the £12 million being invested by Simpsons Malt to increase malting capacity at its Berwick-on-Tweed plant by 40,000 to 180,000 tons. Tim McCreath, managing director (MD) of the company, says that higher prices have to be passed down to growers to make malting barley a competitive and sustainable option.


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