• UK WINTER BEAN CROPS ARE LOOKING FANTASTIC AND THERE IS GOOD INTEREST IN THE UK FOR SPRING SOWINGS OF PEAS Roger Vickers, Chief Executive of PGRO, comments that in recent weeks bean prices have firmed even further as sellers seek to cover commitments. In a world in which grain legumes have fluctuated wildly in recent months, the one common theme has been the shortage of faba beans. The European harvest was badly affected by the d......

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David Walston @OOOfarmer Mar 18
March 18, peas out of the ground. I think drilling in February was a good idea. Soil temp currently 8C at seed depth
David Lines @LinesDavid Mar 18
Lynx spring beans timing their emergence perfectly with a warmer dry week forecast. Drilled 4 weeks ago