Unusually good crop harvests in Sweden this year despite gloomy weather elsehwere
Thursday, 20 September 2012
As there is growing worries about the future of crop harvest for this
year given the uncertain weather condition, it turns out that crop
harvest in Sweden is looking to be impressive.
Therefore, as other parts of the world are being affected by drought,
the Swedish farmers now get a very good price for their raw material.
other farmers in the country are seen jubilation now that most of the
Swedish grain harvest is ripening and it looks really good in
many places. Swedish Farmers have even been writing up their forecasts
for this year's harvest totaled 5.6 million tonnes.
Some farmers say that the winter wheat this year is probably the
biggest harvest they have had for years. "It is 20 per cent above
normal and it's good quality too, so I'm happy," says farmer, Stefan
Rikard Larsson, crop advisors from the Swedish Agricultural Society and
has found that it is nothing but positive comments from the farmers he
"No one can deny that there have been good harvests. In Sörmland there
is record harvests in several places. So this may we be truly happy
with," he says.
The weather in big production places such as the USA this year was
chaotic spelling fears that food price this year will explode. The
Swedish unexpected crop harvest this year could contribute to improve
food supply and help keep prices in check.
By Scancomark.com Team
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