East Anglian grain loaded for Libya

The MV Fraga is loading at Great Yarmouth Credit: ITV Anglia

More than twenty seven thousand tonnes of barley grown on the region's farms is being shipped to Libya.

The MV Fraga is being loaded in the outer harbour at Great Yarmouth. It will take a thousand truck-loads of grain to fill the hold.

A thousand truck loads of barley are being loaded for Libya Credit: ITV Anglia

The barley will be used as animal feed. It's the biggest single shipment of cereal to leave the region.