Farming News - First thousand acres of 2019 harvest analysed compared with 2018

First thousand acres of 2019 harvest analysed compared with 2018

19 Jul 2019
Frontdesk / Arable

Using the Harvest Results service and comparing yield data between 2018 (107k submitted) & 2019 (1k submitted so far) 2019 average winter barley yields look 22% up on year.

Summary

  • Winter Barley yields 20% up vs whole of 2018 yield data.  Comparing like for like area cut on year that increases to 22% up on year.
  • The dry harvest of 2018 meant a much larger area had been cut by the 19th Jul - Harvest Results data suggests 17 times more area cut for the same date last year than 2019.

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