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Blue poppy seeds: likely to lose out

February 16, 2023 at 4:38 PM , Der AUDITOR
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CHRUDIM. The Czech Republic's declining poppy seed production last year meant that prices rose massively at the beginning of the current season. Although the market has eased again since then, prices are still significantly higher than in previous years.

Waiting for forecasts 2023

The drastic decline in the Czech poppy seed production last year meant that prices increased massively at the beginning of the current season and already scratched the EUR 3.00/kg mark. Although the market has eased again since then, prices are still significantly more expensive at EUR 2.20/kg FCA Czech Republic than in recent years at this time. Higher production costs are currently preventing prices from falling to their old levels, and some growers are not in a hurry to sell and are storing their raw materials until prices are

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