Sam Pimblett - Wilson Wraight

FieldCast: The Result

FieldCast, our opinion based survey made a return to the LAMMA show this year with a focus on tillage and establishment. Residual black grass issues, establishment costs, glyphosate’s future, soil health, to name a few issues have all been forcing the debate and causing businesses to revaluate the profitability of their arable enterprises. We asked […]


Future proof your business

UK farmers have seen combinable crop prices fall since the peak in the 2012/13 marketing season, with world stocks at record levels. It is clear that crop producers should continue to expect price volatility, given we are in a global market place driven by supply and demand.  Just waiting for commodity prices to rise is […]

William Mitcham - Wilson Wraight

Machinery prices set to rise

With many farmers benefiting from weak sterling pushing up crop prices and an anticipation of an increased Basic Payment Scheme cheque, some farmers will be looking to purchase machinery over the coming months.  But beware; the falling pound is having a significant effect on imported machinery prices. With most manufacturers importing into the UK, farmers […]