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10 February 2016 09:07:59 | Forestry,Grassland,News,NFU,Property News

10 February 2016 11:58:01 | News,Shows and Events
Opportunity of a lifetime for Northumberland farmer

The Glendale Agricultural Society (GAS) has announced an opportunity of a lifetime for a Northumberland farming candidate, as...

10 February 2016 11:10:45 | Agri Safety,Finance,News,Property News
Survey results show flood damage cost Cumbria farmers thousands

Farmers who suffered flood damage in the worst hit areas of Cumbria have responded to an industry led survey and the results ...

10 February 2016 10:07:43 | CLA,News,Property News
MPs back CLA call for exemption to right to buy for rural areas

MPs have set out significant concerns about the impact of the Government’s Right to Buy Policy on rural areas.They set ou...

10 February 2016 09:42:36 | Animal Health,News,Property News
Countryside Alliance urges anyone with information on Derbyshire bird crime to contact police

As a member of the Partnership for Action Against Wildlife Crime (UK), the Countryside Alliance has joined Derbyshire Constab...

10 February 2016 09:33:41 | Husbandry News,News,Produce,Sheep
Orkney producers of wool and mutton to launch Protected Geographical Indicator application

Applications to grant European Protected Geographical Indicator (PGI) status to North Ronaldsay Wool and North Ronaldsay Mutt...

10 February 2016 09:25:08 | News,Property News
Connecting with nature offers a new approach to mental health care

A report published yesterday shows that taking part in nature-based activities helps people who are suffering from mental ill...

10 February 2016 09:20:06 | Livestock Equipment,News,Renewables
Ulster Farmers' Union slams closure of Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme

Ulster Farmers’ Union Rural Enterprise Chairman, Gary Hawkes, says he is 'angry and frustrated' by a decision to suspend the ...

10 February 2016 09:14:30 | Finance,News,Pigs,Produce
Scottish pig prices lowest for eight years, focus now on marketing 'Specially Selected Pork'

With pig prices at an eight year low, NFU Scotland is working with other organisations across the supply chain to combat that...

10 February 2016 09:07:59 | Forestry,Grassland,News,NFU,Property News
'Without farmers delivering the scheme, Countryside Stewardship will not exist'

Without farmers delivering the scheme, Countryside Stewardship (CS) will not exist – that’s the message the NFU took directly...

£150k potato storage fellowship cultivates cutting edge fruit research

Capitalising on work from the horticulture sector, Dr Richard Colgan, leading post-harvest physiologist at the Natural Resour...

10 February 2016 08:52:21 | Finance,News,NFU
RPA returns to digital applications for BPS 2016 but NFU wants clarifications on limitations

The NFU welcomes news that the RPA will be returning to digital applications for BPS 2016 but urges them to clarify the limit...

9 February 2016 17:33:03 | Arable,Crops,News
Boost for UK crop science as two leading institutions join forces

Two leading UK crop research institutes are joining forces to create a major new centre for applied crop science and innovati...

9 February 2016 15:08:24 | Cattle,News,NFU,Produce,Sheep
NFU calls industry summit on beef and lamb promotion

The NFU is calling on processors, retailers and levy bodies to look at new and innovative ways of marketing beef and lamb. ...

9 February 2016 14:09:00 | Arable,Crops,News,Produce,Top Tips
Record warm winter weather reinvigorates Blight vigilance

Blight generated strong debate at AHDB Potatoes’ Winter Forums held this January, as award winning Late-Blight specialist, Dr...

10 February 2016 09:59:53 | Forestry,News,Shows and Events
UB40 announce West Country woodland gig as part of Forest Live

UB40’s three founding members will be making a triumphant return to Westonbirt Arboretum this summer as part of Forest Live, ...

9 February 2016 17:26:29 | News
Award-winning artist Mary Ann Rogers commissioned by the H&H Group to decorate Herdwick’s for charity

This week well known Northumberland artist, Mary Ann Rogers, has unveiled her painted sheep as part of the “Go Herdwick” char...

9 February 2016 09:09:24 | Machinery and Equipment,News,Shows and Events
Colourful machine production underway to mark birthday

Production is underway of the first batch of colourful limited edition machines to mark JCB's 70th anniversary.The initia...

8 February 2016 10:29:24 | Cattle,News,Produce,Shows and Events
East Yorkshire beef business shortlisted for farming award

The team behind an innovative beef business are celebrating after reaching the final of the Northern Farmer Awards.Tibtho...

8 February 2016 10:16:14 | Dairy,News,Produce
Arla brings bursts of yellow in new TV ad for 'best of both' milk

Arla has unveiled a colourful new TV ad as part of a £7m campaign to launch Arla Best of Both (BOB): the UK’s first fat-free ...

India | 10 February 2016
Smallest Indian wheat crop in six years to spur imports

India may harvest its smallest wheat crop in six years after two successive years of below-average monsoon rainfall stresses ...

Ireland | 10 February 2016
Another volatile year ahead for farmers

Northern Ireland's agri-food sector was another volatile year ahead, Danske Bank has said.The institution held its annual...

USA | 10 February 2016
California farmers reap record sales in record drought

A new state report shows California farmers reaping record sales despite the epic drought, thriving even as city-dwellers hav...

Ireland | 10 February 2016
Dairy farmers: Don't use the milk price as an excuse to compromise on herd welfare

Spring calving season is now in full flight on the majority of dairy farms. In excess of one million calves will be born on I...

USA | 10 February 2016
Rise In cattle numbers driving down beef prices

Matt Stockton, an ag economist for UNL's West Central Research and Extension Center says the rising number of cattle is drivi...

USA | 10 February 2016
California farmers reap record sales despite drought

A new state report shows California farmers reaping record sales despite the epic drought, thriving even as city-dwellers hav...

Australia | 10 February 2016
Anonymous hay donation helps keep cattle alive on a West Australian beef property after bushfire

A West Australian farmer says an anonymous hay donation has helped keep her cattle alive after her entire property was burnt ...

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Job for full time Cowman  >>>Carmarthen<<<

We are milking 150 cows, general farm work.

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Two Harvest Workers required on Arable Farm near >>>Peterborough<<<

Two Harvest Workers required from mid-July to early October for a family run 1300 acre arable farm in Cambridgeshire using mo...

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Harvest/Autumn work for a Skilled Operator.  Job on >>>Norfolk/Suffolk border<<<

Highly mechanised progressive arable farming company based on Norfolk/Suffolk border requires a Competent Machinery Operator ...

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Job for a Skilled Tractor/Baler/Telescopic driver.  Farmer/Contractor. >>>Yorkshire<<<

We are looking for experienced Telescopic handler, Tractor & Baler drivers from mid May to October for silage & harve...

Publish date: 10 February 2016
Skilled Yard Manager/Sprayer Operator - job in >>>North East Yorkshire<<< 

You would be responsible for all the spraying and fertiliser application duties, using a self propelled sprayer, whilst manag...

Publish date: 10 February 2016
Job for a Dairy Herdsman   >>> Clitheroe, Lancashire  <<<

We require a herdsperson to assist the owner with the day to day running of a 280 cow dairy herd near Clitheroe, Lancashire.&...

Publish date: 10 February 2016
Job for a Skilled Tractor Driver in >>>North Yorkshire<<< for an Agricultural Contractor

We are looking for skilled tractor drivers for the 2016 slurry, silage and harvest Period.  Duties could include um...

9 February 2016 | Produce | Viewed 2008 times
The new EU promotion policy

European Union farm products are unique in their quality and diversity. In an open global market, merely producing excellent ...

8 February 2016 | Arable | Viewed 836 times
Report on the mid-term review of the EU's Biodiver...

Report on the mid-term review of the EU's Biodiversity Strategy by the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Fo...

8 February 2016 | Arable | Viewed 954 times
Gleadell Market Report - Fertiliser 5th February 2...

Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on the fertiliser markets

8 February 2016 | Crops | Viewed 1066 times
Gleadell Market Report - Wheat & Oilseed Rape 5th ...

David Sheppard, Gleadell’s managing director, comments on the wheat market

5 February 2016 | Arable | Viewed 2368 times
Seven Ways to Save Our Soils

Our soils are degrading, and so, therefore, is the long-term ability for farmers to keep up food productioni. Compaction and ...

5 February 2016 | Education | Viewed 4637 times
The implications of 'Brexit' for UK agriculture

The purpose of this report is not to recommend how anyone should vote in the referendum on continued British membership of th...

2 February 2016 | Animal Health | Viewed 2980 times
The Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare 2015...

Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare report (BBFAW, published 27 January) show that slaughter without pre-stunning is th...

10 February 2016
Energy Now Expo 2016

Farming is one of the most energy intensive industries in operation today. As these energy costs continue to rise, ...

11 February 2016
Telegraph Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show 2016

The Telegraph outdoor adventure & travel show is the UK’s largest exhibition for adventurous people, taking place 1...

11 February 2016
Norfolk Farming Conference 2016

Hear from industry-leading speakers at the Norfolk Farming Conference. Bringing together agricultural experts, inno...

12 February 2016
British Shooting Show 2016

The 1st of April sees tickets go on sale for the 2016 show. The show will be at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire on Fr...

13 February 2016
February Frolics Lambing Event 2016

Come and see newborn lambs every day of this special lambing event with a fun-packed programme for half-term includ...

23 February 2016
NFU Conference 2016

The 2016 conference will be held on Tuesday 23rd and Wednesday 24th February 2016, at the International Convention ...

24 February 2016
BETA International 2016

This ultimate buying experience offers a world of opportunity for exhibitors and visitors from around the globe as ...

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