With effect from 1st October 2011, the Agricultural Minimum Wage (for workers other than flexible workers) will increase to:  
 

   Weekly Pay  Hourly Pay
 Grade 1 of Compulsory School Age    £3.05
 Grade 1 Above Compulsory School Age  £237.90  £6.10
 Grade 2  £264.03  £6.77
 Grade 3  £290.03  £7.45
 Grade 4  £311.61  £7.99
 Grade 5  £329.94  £8.46
 Grade 6  £356.46  £9.14

  
With effect from 1st October 2011, the Agricultural Overtime Rates (for workers other than flexible workers) will increase to:

   Hourly Pay
 Grade 1 of Compulsory School Age  £4.58
 Grade 1 Above Compulsory School Age  £9.15
 Grade 2  £10.16
 Grade 3  £11.18
 Grade 4  £11.99
 Grade 5  £12.69
 Grade 6  £13.71

With effect from 1st October 2011, the Agricultural Minimum Wage for flexible workers will increase to:
 

   No. of days on which basic hours worked  Weekly pay  Hourly pay
 Grade 1  4 – 5  £249.99  £6.41
 6 £254.67 £6.53
 Grade 2  4-5  £277.29  £7.11
 6 £282.36 £7.24
 Grade 3  4-5  £304.98  £7.82
 6 £310.83 £7.97
 Grade 4  4-5  £327.21  £8.39
 6 £333.45 £8.55
 Grade 5  4-5  £346.32  £8.88
 6 £352.95 £9.05
 Grade 6  4-5  £374.40 £9.60
 6 £381.42 £9.78

With effect from 1st October 2011, the Agricultural Overtime Rates for flexible workers will increase to:

   Hourly Pay
 Grade 1  £9.15
 Grade 2  £10.16
 Grade 3  £11.18
 Grade 4  £11.99
 Grade 5  £12.69
 Grade 6  £13.71
   

When more information is available with regard to the timetable for the abolition of the AWB, we will of course let you know.