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This is what the RHS say http://apps.rhs.org.uk/advicesearch/Profile.aspx?pid=544
What you can do is leave it till spring, leaving the clay exposed to the frost, which will help break the clay down, improving the structure of the soil.
Its up to you really.
Research "Gypsum " on the web and then decide if its for you
I experimented and added some to my 2 compacted beds in this spring and will see if the soil is looser soon
Experiment...make mistakes and be confident !!!
Rhubarb is pretty tough in my experience, and don't forget that it's a native of Siberia. It'll probably be fine if you plant it now - the relative warmth of the soil should outweigh your other considerations. But if you don't think the soil is ready just yet then leave it a bit, but I'd hope to get it in by February - if it's very claggy then I'd dig in some grit as well as having added the FYM etc.
And don't forget, don't pull any stems in the first year after planting - it will produce much better in the following years
On heavy clay as well.I put in rhubarb for the first time about four years ago,it was planted in January,after several hard frosts had made the soil more managable.As Dove said I did dig in some grit to loosen the soil further.
Small crop in year two,much better this year.