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GB Animal Feed Statistical Notice


10 April 2014

GB Animal Feed Statistical Notice - February 2014GB Animal Feed Statistical Notice - February 2014


GB Animal Feed Statistical Notice

Key points

  • In February 2014 the total GB retail production of animal feed was down -2.5% compared with February 2013
  • In February 2014 the total GB raw material usage in the retail production of animal feed was down -2.7% compared with February 2013, with a slightly higher cereal incorporation rate. There was proportionately more barley and maize being used
  • In February 2014 the total GB integrated feed production was up 0.1% compared with February 2013
  • For the period October to December 2013 quarterly average prices of animal feedingstuffs were as follows:-

    Cattle and calf feed - £238 per Tonne
    Pig feed - £260 per Tonne
    Poultry feed - £274 per Tonne
    Sheep feed - £234 per Tonne

  • This is the second successive quarter where average feed prices have fallen across all categories

April 2014

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