South African crop for orange has suffered severe hail damage over the past month which has damaged fruit set to be despatched lowering volumes as yields are down.
Lemons – are becoming very tricky as prices are set to rise as Argentina are struggling to land their crop in the UK and diverted boats into Holland pushing prices up over this next week.
Potatoes **Future Damage**
With the heat causing issues and immediate danger on softer summer crops we shouldn’t forget about crops desperately trying to grow.
The outlook for this year's potato crops are looking bleak as early lifting is showing signs of a lack of larger potatoes which are graded out for baking potatoes and premium chip.
If the rest of the UK crops once lifted are low in yield and do have smaller than average size differences the potato world for the next 12 months could be extremely troublesome.
Prices are rising for the trusty little gem as crops in the UK are struggling due to lack of water and severe heat.
the grading of the heads will start to reduce in size as availabilty of the larger tight heads is becoming very difficult
Watch out as prices are on the rise