02 July 2015 | Online since 2003

Farming UK News, Land and Farms

State of our countryside: New map reveals loss of farmland

1 July 2015 15:39:49 | News,Renewables
Delivering sustainable energy for First Milk’s award winning creamery

First Milk, Clearfleau and Renewables Unlimited today announce completion of the initial construction stage of an innovative ...


1 July 2015 15:18:36 | News,Produce,Shows and Events
Top speakers and topical discussion at Fruit Focus 2015 forums

Fruit Focus’s reputation for delivering a hard hitting, topical forum programme will be reinforced this year as four key area...


1 July 2015 14:22:56 | Dairy,News
Müller UK & Ireland confirms August milk price - reduction by 1.0 ppl to 23.15 ppl

Müller UK & Ireland has confirmed that it is to change the milk price it offers dairy farmers for the first time in five mont...


1 July 2015 14:17:59 | News,Poultry,Produce,Supermarkets
Boost for Scottish poultry industry: Co-Op ramps up Scottish sourced chicken

The Co-operative Food has ramped up the amount of chicken sourced from Scotland sold in its Scottish stores.

In what is se...


1 July 2015 14:10:26 | Agri Safety,News,NFU
NFU urges farmers to make farms safer

The NFU is urging farmers to assess risks and take action in making their farms safer for themselves and others around them, ...


1 July 2015 13:58:15 | Machinery and Equipment,News
UK AD & Biogas industry ready to 'step on the gas' as it passes milestone

ADBA’s new detailed Market Report, published at UK AD & Biogas 2015, has shown that Biogen’s new food waste plant in South Wa...


1 July 2015 12:17:06 | News,Produce,Shows and Events
Professor Chris Elliott to warn businesses at food fraud conference

UK food businesses must take up the fight against food fraud or face another scandal – that will be the stark warning from on...


1 July 2015 10:30:17 | Animal Health,Cattle,Finance,News
Growing threat of Bovine TB worries insurance market

In the lead up to May’s general election, one issue proved more divisive than any other for rural areas: how best to tackle B...


1 July 2015 10:20:49 | Agri Safety,News
Annual workplace fatalities released

Provisional annual data for work-related fatal accidents in Great Britain’s workplaces shows small change from previous years...


1 July 2015 09:56:45 | Animal Health,News,Veterinary News
The veterinary future’s bright, but levels of stress causing concern, says Vet Futures survey

Vets are generally positive about the future of the UK veterinary profession, with 59% saying they are very or fairly optimis...


1 July 2015 09:45:43 | News,Sheep
Chinese delegates visit British Wool industry

A delegation of Chinese wool industry representatives are currently in the UK visiting a number of key aspects of the UK wool...


1 July 2015 09:40:05 | News,Shows and Events
Finalists prepare for Top Woman Farmer award

This month’s Royal Welsh Show will be the venue for the final of one of Wales’ most prestigious farming titles – NFU Cymru / ...


1 July 2015 09:29:43 | News,Produce,Supermarkets
Aldi launches new season Scotch lamb

New season Scotch Lamb is now available across Aldi’s 61 Scottish stores as part of its continued commitment to the Scottish ...


State of our countryside: New map reveals loss of farmland

Large-scale changes to the environment of the United Kingdom, including an apparent loss of habitats and agricultural land, h...


Canada | 1 July 2015
Canadian potato farmers on the hunt for saboteurs

A picturesque corner of rural Canada best known as the idyllic home of Anne of Green Gables is now fighting for its economic ...


Ireland | 1 July 2015
How one dairy farmer milks 90 cows but owns no land

Noel McCall is a dairy farmer with a difference; he’s milking 90 cows but he owns none of the land he keeps them on.

The C...


India | 1 July 2015
Government considers imposing 10% import duty on wheat

The government is considering imposing 10 per cent import duty on wheat to curb shipments and liquidate poor quality grains l...


Zambia | 1 July 2015
Zambia to receive $10m investment for agriculture

The German Amatheon Agri Group and the Japanese Toyota Tsusho Corporation have announced an estimated $10 million agro partne...


New Zealand | 1 July 2015
Dairy farmers help out flood-stricken colleagues

Taranaki dairy farmers rallied to give a helping hand to three flood-stricken fellow farmers at Strathmore in eastern Taranak...


Indonesia | 1 July 2015
Live cattle exporters still waiting for permits from Indonesia

The live cattle trade to Indonesia is in limbo, with exporters unable to ship any more cattle because the Indonesian Governme...


Greece | 1 July 2015
A potential bull market in cattle doesn’t care about Greece

While other investors spend this Independence Day fretting about the Fed, Greece and the national debt, you can potentially d...


Start Date: 1 July 2015
A428: Technical Service Specialist - West Midlands

An exciting career opportunity has arisen with a leading agricultural machinery manufacturer for a Technical Service Speciali...


Start Date: 30 June 2015
Job for  HERDSPERSON - STAFFORDSHIRE

We have a vacancy available on our 400 cow spring calving dairy unit. 565 acres all grass farm with 20/40 milking parlour and...


Start Date: 13 June 2015
Tractor and Telehandler driver: job in Suffolk

Experienced tractor driver wanted by farmer/contractor in Halesworth area in Suffolk. Tasks will include loading with Claas t...


Start Date: 19 June 2015
Job for Dairyman and calf rearer  >> Aviemore << Scotland

Dairy Person required for small Swiss Red Dairy Herd on a family run dairy farm.  We breed all of our own replacements.&...


Start Date: 1 July 2015
A413: Senior Design Engineer/Design Engineer - Agricultural Machinery - Midlands/South West

Our Client is a leading manufacturer and exporter of agricultural, construction and waste handling equipment throughout Europ...


Start Date: 1 July 2015
G209: Breeding Advisor (Trainee Considered) - South West

A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Dairy Breeding Advisor within an established territory which would include S...


Start Date: 1 July 2015
J532: UK Business Manager - business services

UK Business Manager - business services.De Lacy Executive has been appointed to seek a UK Business Manager to direct and deve...


30 June 2015 | Renewable Energy | Viewed 968 times
Indian bovine exports are showing signs of slowing

India is a major player in the global bovine market and production and trade have been growing rapidly in the last 4 years. I...


26 June 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 174 times
SEPRA Market Report - 26th June 2015

The market appears to be fairly quiet with more than enough eggs available particularly Free Range, an awful lot of people ar...


22 June 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 255 times
SEPRA Market Report - 19th June 2015

The market, we said it would get interesting, didn’t think we would see Colony dearer than Free Range, again it is the ...


17 June 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 928 times
Golden rules for winners in the EU poultry industr...

The ongoing turbulent outlook for the EU poultry industry will further challenge the position of individual poultry companies...


15 June 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 333 times
SEPRA Market Report - 12th June 2015

The market prices are going up and likely to continue, basically with the Continental market firming up as they export eggs o...


11 June 2015 | Forestry | Viewed 693 times
Lumber imports to China were close to record high ...

In April, the import volume of softwood lumber by China reached its second highest level on record as reported by the Wood Re...


8 June 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 402 times
SEPRA Market Report - 5th June 2015

The market is almost jumping up and down things are moving so fast, although there are sufficient supplies in the UK, Colony ...



3 July 2015
Omagh Show 2015

Tyrone Farming Society looks forward to its 175th Annual Omagh Show which will take place on Friday 3 and Saturday ...


4 July 2015
Winterton Show 2015

The Show caters for many agricultural and countryside pursuits involving all elements of the local and neighbouring...


4 July 2015
Skelton Show 2015

Skelton Show is now to be held on the first Saturday in July in the picturesque setting of Old Park, Hutton-in-the ...


4 July 2015
Cotswold Show 2015

Every year The Cotswold Show boasts the very best in handmade crafts and foods and this is year is no exception. Yo...


4 July 2015
Smallholders Show 2015

Our two day event aims to bring together the best & most informative local traders & associations for Smallholders ...


4 July 2015
Robin Hood Game & Country Show - Southend 2015

There really is something for everyone, whether you are a serious game enthusiast that enjoys the thrill of the cou...


4 July 2015
Doune & Dunblane Show 2015

Doune and Dunblane Agricultural Show is held on the first Saturday in the month of July at Keir Mains, courtesy of ...


Featured Shows

Held early July each year, the Livestock Event is the leading B2B event for the UK livesto...
The 2015 CLA Game Fair at Harewood House, Leeds. 31st July - 2nd August
The BFREPA Conference is the largest of it's kind in the UK with between 500 to 600 produc...
Join us at THE specialist arable event on Tuesday 24 & Wednesday 25 November, 2015
A major platform for the small and medium sized agricultural businesses
The UK’s largest farm machinery, equipment and agricultural services show.
The British Shooting Show. 12th - 15th February 2016.
1 July 2015
Chicago Reports

30/06/15 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed with strong gains after the USDA put Jun 1 US soybean stoc...


1 July 2015
EU Reports

01/07/15 -- EU wheat posted decent early solid gains, with the French market initially building...



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2 July 2015 | Not specified £2,370.00
MAMMUT TM150 TUB Concrete Mixer, NEW,

Machinery,Misc Machinery,MAMMUT


2 July 2015 | Not specified £5,150.00
SIMBA MK2B, 3.25 metre, heavy offset discs,

Machinery,Disc Harrows / Min Till,SIMBA


2 July 2015 | Not specified £8,850.00

2 July 2015 | Not specified £8,950.00
SIMBA TOPTILTH 2, heavy duty cultivator 6 metre,

Machinery,Other Cultivation Equipment,SIMBA


2 July 2015 | Not specified £12,750.00

2 July 2015 | Not specified £1,950.00
FARMFORCE 3 metre front press, 45 degree rings,

Machinery,Front Mounted Equipment,Farmforce


2 July 2015 | Not specified £1,525.00
GWS Folding Chain Harrow, New, 16ft, 5 metre hyd. Fold,

Machinery,Other Cultivation Equipment,GWS



ACP (Concrete) Ltd

Agrovista UK Ltd

L J Fairburn & Son Ltd

Evans Vanodine International plc

Bryce Suma Post Drivers

Auto Trader Farm

Gaia Wind Ltd

Agri Hire Ltd

Worsley Plant Ltd

VG Energy

Less Co2

Bird Bros Ltd

Peel Pumps

1 July 2015 | Somerset

£625,000


1 July 2015 | Wiltshire

£375,000


30 June 2015 | Aberdeenshire

£55,000


30 June 2015 | Cheshire

£50,000


30 June 2015 | Northumberland

£60,000


29 June 2015 | Carmarthenshire

£495,000


29 June 2015 | Glamorganshire

£140,000


26 June 2015 | Dumfries & Galloway

£950,000


26 June 2015 | Powys

£950,000


25 June 2015 | Monmouthshire

£750,000


24 June 2015 | Buckinghamshire

POA


24 June 2015 | Buckinghamshire

POA


20 June 2015 | East Sussex

£1,850,000


20 June 2015 | West Sussex

£1,475,000


17 June 2015 | Somerset

POA


17 June 2015 | Somerset

POA


17 June 2015 | Devon

POA


16 June 2015 | Surrey

£825,000


11 June 2015 | Scottish Borders

POA


11 June 2015 | Ayrshire

POA


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Oxfordshire

£27.50-£40


North Yorkshire

£33-£45


Somerset

£30-£45


Lancashire

£360-£500


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£30-£45


Highland

£250-£650


County Durham

£265-£395


Gloucestershire

£30-£55


Cornwall

£32-£46


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