TITLE

Measuring beet against wheat

AUTHOR(S)
Impey, Louise
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;9/29/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 13, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
The article presents an interview with farm manager Gary Gray of Beckhithe Farms in Norfolk, England. He believes that sugar beet is a better performing crop than winter wheat. Gray admits that Beckhithe does have the geographical advantage of being only 2.5 miles from Cantley factory of British Sugar. He predicts that the gross margin from sugar beet will be about £470 per hectare. INSET: BUYING AND SELLING TONNAGE.
ACCESSION #
22862272

 

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