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Usually the area of the EU28 is known as a grain growing region with an above average crop reliability guaranteeing the growers relatively constant yields and hence a reliable income stream compared to colleagues in e.g. Australia, Eastern Europe or South America. This season is the exception. Nearly all major cropping regions harvested or still expect to harvest above average grain crops. Only the farmers in many parts of the EU28 are facing steep cuts this year due to poor yields and qualities.