Cost of farm inputs rising
Published 25/10/2011 | 05:00
The cost of farm inputs is continuing to track the increased prices for farm outputs, according to the latest CSO figures.
While prices for agricultural products in August were 12.2pc higher than last August, the cost of inputs also rose by 11.4pc for the same period.
Fertiliser prices rose by a massive 24.1pc between August 2010 and August 2011.