Openfield new crop exports off to a busy start

August 1st 2017

Farmer co-op Openfield has got exports off to a flying start this season, with 10 boats loaded with 40,000t of new crop barley and oilseed rape since harvest began.

Three oilseed rape shipments totalling about 8,000t have left the UK and seven feed barley boats holding a total of 32,000t.

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Online Seed Selector assisting growers with varietal selection

June 26th 2017

With so many varieties of wheat, barley and oilseed rape on the AHDB Recommended List it can be hard for the grower to identify those that are best likely to perform on their farm. Assessing its market appeal can be even harder.

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Philip Moody named chairman of grain co-op Openfield

March 24th 2017

West Country accountant and corporate financier Philip Moody has been appointed group chairman of Britain’s leading grain co-operative Openfield.

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Inspecting grain – AHDB

August 12th 2016

AHDB have released updated posters on inspecting grain for defects and impurities. Please click on the following links to download the posters. Wheat Barley

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Helping to provide Elephant Pumps for Africa Trust

April 27th 2016

We at Openfield are aware that keeping our staff members hydrated will aid them to perform at their very best throughout the work day. As a result, we decided to invest in AquAid water coolers in our offices. Our unique relationship with AquAid has also given our company the opportunity to help those less fortunate than […]

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Fertiliser safety poster from CF Fertilisers

January 8th 2016

CF Fertilisers, Britain’s leading manufacturer of fertiliser, has produced a useful A2-sized poster on the safe and secure delivery, storage and handling of fertiliser on farm.

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