24-04-2014 14:42 PM | News Comment
Zoetis to exhibit in poultry hall for first time
Zoetis will be featuring at the British Pig & Poultry Fair (Hall 1 Stand 13) one of the broadest portfolios of poultry health products including 17 li...
24-04-2014 13:21 PM | News Comment
From Grass to Graphene, AD Plant providing power to produce chemicals
Hallwick Energy Ltd, renewable energy plant developer, has started construction on a 1MW anaerobic digester (AD) in Consett, North East England, with ...
24-04-2014 10:05 AM | News Comment
Union meets Paterson over CAP delivery
NFU Scotland has met Defra Secretary of State Owen Paterson, urging the Minister to keep playing his part in identifying all options available to Scot...
24-04-2014 00:53 AM | Forestry Comment
Wood pellet exports from North America to Europe have doubled in two years
With no slowdown in sight, North American wood pellet exporting companies keep building new facilities to manufacture pellets for the European market....
24-04-2014 00:44 AM | Cattle Comment
Top 1% EBV Limousin bull joins Cogent Signature Beef
Cattle breeding company Cogent has added a breed-leading Limousin bull to the Signature Beef range, which brings together an almost unparalleled combi...
24-04-2014 00:35 AM | News Comment
New employment allowance scheme to help farms
A new scheme has been introduced from 6 April 2014 that will help fund the cost of employing staff. Contained in the National Insurance Contributions ...
24-04-2014 00:27 AM | Animal Health Comment
Sheep producers urged to vaccinate against killer threats
With 2014 lamb prices running ahead of 2013 levels, sheep producers are being urged to realise full value for this year’s crop by making sure young la...
24-04-2014 00:15 AM | Machinery and Spares Comment
John Deere’s flagship combines now produced in Zweibrucken
As of this year John Deere’s largest S-Series combines, the 547hp S680 and 626hp S690 and their respective ‘i’ versions for the European and CIS marke...
24-04-2014 00:03 AM | News Comment
Volunteers visiting farms to tackle rural crime
Officers and volunteers will be out and about across the force area today as part of a day of action tackling rural crime. They will be visiting fa...
23-04-2014 14:45 PM | News Comment
Efficiency improvements worth £220 million
There is still plenty of scope for pig farmers to improve their efficiency — that’s the message that national genetics company, ACMC, will be deliveri...
23-04-2014 13:31 PM | News Comment
‘Spy in the sty’ research yields big benefits
A product heralding a major breakthrough in pig management will be launched at the British Pig and Poultry Fair. The In-pen Voluntary Access Scale — a...
23-04-2014 12:12 PM | News Comment
Submersible propeller pump for long pig slurry channels
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23-04-2014 03:55 AM
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Brazil may see a mass migration of crops and farm workers from huge swaths of currently tillable lands to more temperate zones as global warming takes...
23-04-2014 03:52 AM
Lane warns of 'massive volatility'
Milk prices are entering a period of "massive volatility" and dairy farmers need to be prepared for lower returns. The stark warning was delivered ...
23-04-2014 03:48 AM
Chinese premier stresses rural financial service
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Tuesday called for constant improvement of rural financial services in an effort to bring benefits to farmers. Li mad...
23-04-2014 03:46 AM
Flood-hit farmers face 'massive task'
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23-04-2014 03:45 AM
Dairy farmer says it's time to expand to overseas markets
Expanding markets mean Dorset’s produce is being sold as far away as China and Nigeria, says a Dorchester dairy farmer. Simon Banfield, who farms 1...
23-04-2014 03:43 AM
Southern Oregon farmers divided on GMO bans
Southern Oregon farmers are choosing sides in a pair of local campaigns to ban genetically modified crops. Ban supporters say pollen from fields of...
23-04-2014 03:37 AM
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23-04-2014 04:17 AM
Area Sales Manager - Livestock Equipment - Wales and South West
Our client is a long established global company. They are a market leader in their brand of specialist livestock equipment, based on its quality, inno...
23-04-2014 04:13 AM
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced auditor of the animal feed supply chain. The opportunity has arisen as the result of business g...
23-04-2014 04:09 AM
Supply Chain Fieldsperson - PIG SECTOR - Eastern Counties
Working along the UK supply chain - with involvement in commercial pig production from Pig Farm to Factory and the Retail Sector. A great new opportun...
21-04-2014 01:21 AM
Herdsperson/Graduate Opportunities for Trainee Sales People
An Animal Feed company inSouth Scotlandwith brand image for feed quality, personal customer service and technical support seeks trainee dairy cow tech...
21-04-2014 01:18 AM
Trainee Grain Buyer
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21-04-2014 01:16 AM
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21-04-2014 01:14 AM
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List of sites with active consents for Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) to be released for research and development purposes under part B of Dire...
16-04-2014 | Reports
Mexico Agribusiness Outlook 2014
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14-04-2014 | Reports
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Free Range Year Planner 2014
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Agricultural Shows and Events

26-04-2014 | Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys
Wonderwool Wales
Wonderwool Wales is the premier Wool & Natural Fibre Festival in Wales. It was set up in 2006 in order to promote wool and natural fibre production an...
26-04-2014 | Norfolk Showground, Norwich
The East Anglian Game & Country Fair
The East Anglian Game & Country Fair is an annual two day, family event held at the Norfolk Showground, Norwich. We hope you will find something on...
26-04-2014 | Lower Castle Park, Colchester
Oakleigh Fairs - Colchester Town & County Show
We return once again to Castle Park, right in the heart of the town for the 5th annual Family Show with all day entertainment including birds of prey,...
03-05-2014 | Leyburn A684, Wensleydale, North Yorkshire
Dales Festival of Food and Drink
Weaving together the three fundamental elements that make the Dales Festival of Food and Drink a success – Food, Farming and Fun - this event already ...
03-05-2014 | Morden Hall Park, south west London, between Wimbledon and Sutton
Oakleigh Fairs - Morden Hall Country Show
Set in the lovely grounds of Morden Hall (a National Trust property) this Family Country Show with all day entertainment including birds of prey, work...

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