Farm inputs provides information on prices of inputs needed on-farm such as cow and heifer, feed and fertiliser. It also collates data on land and oil prices and interest rates that directly or indirectly affect total costs at the farm level.
Cow & Heifer Prices
Cow and heifer prices, updated on a monthly basis, refers to cow, heifer and calf prices reported by numerous livestock auction markets around the country and provides average dairy cattle market prices published by Defra. Data is available for the UK and Wales.
Feed prices provides monthly figures on a wide range of feed including dairy rations, protein concentrates and straights. Data is available for the UK and Wales.
Fertiliser prices gathers monthly prices on numerous fertiliser formulas including prices of blended N-P-K bulk or bag, urea and ammonium nitrate. Data is available for the UK and Wales.
Land prices includes information on GB land prices and rents from the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). Data is updated on a six-monthly basis.
Oil prices gives an overview of the oil market focusing on the oil price fluctuations on a monthly and annual basis.
Monthly hay and straw price series. Data is avaialble for England and Wales.