Seed Alliance: the area of spring barley and oats continues to decrease

Date: 2019. 02. 06. 11:10

In the case of spring barley, a net price of 100 thousand HUF per tonne and in case of oat a 105 thousand HUF per tonne price was published by the Seed Association Interprofessional Organization and Product Board. According to market information, the sowing area of spring cereals reduced further.

Takács Géza, President of the Seed Association Interprofessional Organization and Product Board explained that with the decline of the production areas, the area of seed propagation was around 2,500 hectares in recent years, which has fallen to about half last year in case of the spring cereals.