16 June 2016 | Rural Life | 8060 views

Results of the multi-national farmers Confidence Index: 2016 - Q1

A new agricultural sector survey reveals confidence amongst farmers at all-time low in 2016.

Hit by economic down turn, a collapse in oil prices, soaring input costs and the Russian export ban, confidence amongst farmers is at an all-time low, new results from agricultural co-operative Copa & Cogeca's survey in the first quarter of 2016 shows.