Frontier Blog

Welcome to the Frontier Agriculture Blog

Market report - 29th January 2020

Grain-2
European wheat markets traded steadily lower this week in the wake of last Wednesday's global price spike. Many of the supportive factors remain in pl...
Continue reading
  35 Hits
  0 Comments
35 Hits
0 Comments

Market report - 22nd January 2020

Grain-2
US, French and London wheat futures markets have all continued to rally this week, reaching highs not seen for almost a year and a half. Following the...
Continue reading
  689 Hits
  0 Comments
689 Hits
0 Comments

Take extra care with field operations this spring

_SYL0052
The rain we've experienced over the last year has left many areas very wet and soil more vulnerable to damage. A planned and careful approach to sprin...
Continue reading
  609 Hits
  0 Comments
609 Hits
0 Comments

Market report - 15th January 2019

Grain-2
​ Oilseeds – UK prices supported on the back of sterling movement As sterling continues to fall, ex farm rapeseed prices in the UK remain supported. M...
Continue reading
  747 Hits
  0 Comments
747 Hits
0 Comments

Market report - 18th December 2019

Grain-2
Market climbs despite volatile currency UK wheat markets were buoyed by strong domestic demand and optimism around global trade this week, with May '2...
Continue reading
  808 Hits
  0 Comments
808 Hits
0 Comments

Polysulphate fertilisers could give pulse growers a spring boost

Fert-spreading
Sulphur is a key component of successful crop production; as important as nitrogen when it comes to planning nutrient applications. A multi-nutrient s...
Continue reading
  847 Hits
  0 Comments
847 Hits
0 Comments

Market report - 11th December 2019

Grain-2
Oilseeds – USDA has little impact while forecasts increase 2020 crop The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) published their latest report ...
Continue reading
  712 Hits
  0 Comments
712 Hits
0 Comments

Market report - 4th December 2019

Grain-2
Despite a lack of fresh dynamic market drivers, US wheat futures have seen volatile trade over the past three trading days following their Thanksgivin...
Continue reading
  815 Hits
  0 Comments
815 Hits
0 Comments

Market report - 27th November 2019

Grain-2
Delayed EU drilling campaign shapes global market values and crop forecasts America's benchmark CBOT traded almost 16 cents firmer on Monday, mainly d...
Continue reading
  920 Hits
  0 Comments
920 Hits
0 Comments

Spring crop switch? Seeking information now will increase options

flooded-soils
We've experienced a quite extraordinary start to the cropping year and as I look at news reports showing land under water I can only imagine the exten...
Continue reading
  992 Hits
  0 Comments
992 Hits
0 Comments

Market report - 21st November 2019

Grain-2
Wheat markets firm on the back of strong export demand and weather concerns North Africa remained an active buyer, with Tunisia buying 75,000 tonnes e...
Continue reading
  814 Hits
  0 Comments
814 Hits
0 Comments

Market report - 31st October 2019

Grain-2
Fast export pace maintained across EU Since their low point at the end of August, the world's wheat markets continued to move higher this week. This i...
Continue reading
  928 Hits
  0 Comments
928 Hits
0 Comments

What value can MySOYL bring to your farm business?

mysoyl-blog-cover
In my role as MySOYL Business Lead, I regularly talk to customers who are looking to find new technology to make their farms more efficient and profit...
Continue reading
  578 Hits
  0 Comments
578 Hits
0 Comments

Market report - 24th October 2019

Grain-2
Australian drought continues while China offers US soy quota As Australia nears harvest, its market hit seven-week lows yesterday but there is zero ex...
Continue reading
  872 Hits
  0 Comments
872 Hits
0 Comments

Do you have a phosphorus problem?

SOYL-Frontier-Agricultural-4267
In the UK, we don't have a domestic supply of artificial phosphorous fertiliser and so are therefore reliant on imported sources of nutrient phosphoru...
Continue reading
  838 Hits
  0 Comments
838 Hits
0 Comments

Next time you log into MySOYL...

SOYL-Frontier-Agricultural-3304
I was recently speaking to a SOYL customer on the phone as he logged back into MySOYL for the first time in a few months. As I talked him through the ...
Continue reading
  764 Hits
  0 Comments
764 Hits
0 Comments

What is MyFarm?

MyFarm-in-field
​ While some of our customers are already familiar with our farm management platform, MyFarm, a recent upgrade has led to some exciting developments t...
Continue reading
  975 Hits
  0 Comments
975 Hits
0 Comments

Creating your own seed rate trials using MySOYL

Create your own seed rate
  Choosing the seed rate is a crucial decision that every grower has to make before drilling, but how can you ensure you're using the optimum rat...
Continue reading
  696 Hits
  0 Comments
696 Hits
0 Comments

Get a better view of your farm

satellite-imagery-cover-photo
Using satellites to get a different perspective of your farm really can open up a wealth of opportunities. Of course, we all know that satellite image...
Continue reading
  978 Hits
  0 Comments
978 Hits
0 Comments

Market report - 14th August 2019

Grain-2
​ Markets fall following USDA corn and wheat predictions Another USDA report has been and gone without providing any fodder for the bulls. Instead, th...
Continue reading
  1170 Hits
  0 Comments
1170 Hits
0 Comments

We use cookies to improve our website and your experience when using it. Cookies used for the essential operation of the site have already been set. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our Cookie Policy.

OK