Grain firms set sail for bigger export share

Harris, Robert
August 2002
Farmers Weekly;8/16/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 7, p24
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of two grain companies to secure a bigger share of the export market in the fall of 2002. Plan of Centaur Grain to export its products; Volume of grain that will be exported by Dalgety; Estimated total wheat harvest in Great Britain.


Related Articles

  • Velcourt and Centaur Grain extend deal. Harris, Robert // Farmers Weekly;6/27/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 25, p21 

    Reports the extension of the marketing agreement between Velcourt and Centaur Grain in June 2003. Significance of the deal; Remarks from executives of both companies; Return of Countryside Farmers to grain trading.

  • Long-term malting barley deals offered. Cooper, Olivia; Harris, Robert // Farmers Weekly;3/5/2004, Vol. 140 Issue 10, p18 

    Reports on the long-term malting barley contracts launched by merchants Gleadell Agriculture and Centaur Grain which aims to secure supplies in Great Britain. Cause of decline in barley plantings; Strategy that should be adapted to have a sustainable malting barley crop; Information on the...

  • Camgrain out of Fengrain. Shirley, Andrew // Farmers Weekly;9/23/2005, Vol. 143 Issue 13, p31 

    This article reports on the decision of Camgrain to withdraw from the grain marketing co-op Fengrain of Cambridgeshire, England. Camgrain has told the co-op that it will withdraw 100,000 tonnes of members' grain for marketing from autumn 2006, although the move is still officially under...

  • Warburtons signs two-year supply deal for wheat from Centaur Grain. Pendrous, Rick // Food Manufacture;Jan2004, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p8 

    Reports on the extension of the wheat supply agreement between Centaur Grain and Warburtons for the 2005 and 2006 harvests. Terms of the deal; Number of farmer shareholders of Centaur Grain; History of the deal between the two companies.

  • Grainfarmers and Centaur Grain plan to merge. Spackman, Paul // Farmers Weekly;9/19/2008, p26 

    This article reports on the plans of British grain companies Grainfarmers and Centaur Grain to merge in 2008. The merger would see the new company, Openfied, work with over 7,000 farmers and handle about four million tonnes of grain. Openfield also planned to appoint DHL Exel to handle all its...

  • DFI. Darrington, Hugh // Food Manufacture;Aug97, Vol. 72 Issue 8, p33 

    Presents information on Dalgety Food Ingredients (DFI), a food based ingredients operation of Great Britain; Background information on DFI; Details on the Greenfield production site. INSET: The Lucas portfolio..

  • Milling wheat contract joy. Harris, Robert // Farmers Weekly;8/9/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 6, p22 

    Reports on the benefits to be gained by members of Centaur grain from a two-year extension of the group's contract with baker Warburtons in 2002. Details of the deal; Remarks from Centaur grain chief executive Jonathan Cowens.

  • Concentrate on quality to reap milling wheat benefits. Harris, Robert // Farmers Weekly;5/23/2003, Vol. 138 Issue 20, p21 

    Presents the views of Centaur Grain director Jonathan Cowens on wheat varieties in Great Britain. Amount spent by farmers on wheat; Effect of climate on wheat; Percentage of milling wheat in the global trade.

  • THE SOVIET GRAIN TRADE 1961-1970: A DECADE OF CHANGE. Zabijaka, Valentine // ACES Bulletin;Spring74, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p3 

    Outlines the activities of the Soviet Union in the world grain trade from 1961-1970. Trade in wheat and wheat flour; Exports of rye, barley and oats; Role of transshipment in Soviet grain trade.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics