Ranking of three scenarios for expanding/introducing oilseed flax cultivation on a farm from the most (rank 1) to the least favourable (rank 3). One farmer did not rank scenarios.
|Scenario||Short description||Rank 1||Rank 2||Rank 3|
|Economic||• Payment of gross margin compensation||37%||30%||33%|
|• Conditions for payment:|
|– at least four different crops on the farm|
|– lower use of pesticides and nitrogen|
|fertilisers on oilseed flax|
|Agronomic||• Better information about agronomic||43%||28%||28%|
|advantages of oilseed flax (“rotation|
|effects”, “breakcrop benefits”)|
|• Highlighting solutions to overcome crop|
|management difficulties (e.g. wide|
|range of cultivars, new pesticides, new|
|harvest equipment, relevant technical|
|Alternative||• Oilseed flax as a valuable alternative to||20%||41%||39%|
|conventional crops if they become|
|difficult to grow|
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