30 June 2015 | Online since 2003

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30 June 2015 14:39:06 | Agri Safety,Arable,Crops,News,Products

Soil Association warns farmers not to spray Glyphosate due to cancer links

30 June 2015 18:10:04 | Education,News
Latest round of calls for PhD funding announced by AHDB

AHDB has published its latest call for new research projects, making funding of up to £1 million available for its postgradua...

30 June 2015 17:58:15 | News,Shows and Events
Farmcare claim victory in charity cricket competition in Cambridge

National farming organisation Farmcare took first place in an annual cricket tournament they staged in Cambridge last weekend...

30 June 2015 15:50:27 | News,Shows and Events,Veterinary News
Farming and wildlife under spotlight in debate at CLA Game Fair

Is conservation at odds with modern agriculture and land management?

This is the proposition that will be argued in the he...

30 June 2015 15:25:38 | News,NFU,Produce
Opening new export markets is absolutely vital, says NFU President

Selling more UK produce abroad and growing export access has never been so important, NFU President Meurig Raymond told deleg...

30 June 2015 14:39:06 | Agri Safety,Arable,Crops,News,Products
Soil Association warns farmers not to spray Glyphosate due to cancer links

This harvest, the Soil Association is urging cereal farmers not to spray Glyphosate on milling wheat crops – to reduce the am...

30 June 2015 12:24:23 | Education,News,Poultry
Newton Rigg students visit to the Lakes Free Range Egg Company

Newton Rigg students studying their City and Guilds ‘Skills for Working Life – Entry Level 2’ Diploma paid a visit to the Lak...

30 June 2015 12:09:30 | Arable,News,Organic,Shows and Events
AHDB to organic farmers: get a true picture of your business

On July 7 2015, AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds will be at the National Organic Combinable Crops event 2015 (NOCC15) in Suffolk to ...

High-spec fertiliser spreader and new shredder to feature at this year's Royal Welsh

Kuhn Farm Machinery will have a wide selection of hay and silage making equipment, seed drills and livestock feeding equipmen...

30 June 2015 10:28:20 | News,Produce
Appetite for traceable, trustworthy meat leads to the creation of the Scottish Burger Company

Inspired by growing consumer demand for home-grown, traceable meat, an Ayrshire-based husband and wife have launched The Scot...

30 June 2015 10:19:26 | News,Renewables
CLA urges Government to collaborate with landowners to meet climate challenges

It is vital that landowners and Government work in partnership to mitigate and manage the effects of climate change. This inc...

30 June 2015 09:29:55 | News,Property News
Farmers given extension by Natural England

Natural England has just announced a deadline extension for submitting an ‘Expression of Interest’ for the new Higher Tier Co...

30 June 2015 05:41:19 | News,Renewables
'Solar Independence Day will show how versatile this technology is'

The NFU's chief adviser for renewable energy and climate change will be helping to welcome visitors to one of Britain’s large...

New technology aims to reduce environmental impact within meat production

With the average cow producing 1000 times more methane than a human, meat production plays a big role in greenhouse gas emiss...

30 June 2015 03:49:37 | Agri Safety,News,Shows and Events
Farmers to tell their stories to save lives on the farm

Farmers will be using Farm Safety Week, which takes place from 6 to 10 July, to highlight measures needed to ensure safety on...

Ireland | 30 June 2015
€50m grant scheme to modernise dairy farms

A €50m grant scheme has been launched to help dairy farmers expand and modernise their operations — a move which could help p...

India | 30 June 2015
India's unlikely saviour from climate change: the humble dwarf-cow

According to experts, the worsening heat, fodder shortages and the constant threat of drought has forced many hard-hit diary ...

USA | 30 June 2015
Rains force farmers to brace for economic disaster

Farmers across our state are bracing for an economic disaster after all of the recent rain.

Researchers at Purdue Universi...

USA | 30 June 2015
PETA sues California over poultry slaughter law

An animal-rights group is suing California, charging that the state fails to enforce humane slaughter laws in poultry plants....

China | 30 June 2015
China to build giant dairy farm to supply Russia

China has started to build a joint Chinese-Russian livestock agricultural complex. A hundred thousand cows are planned to be ...

Australia | 30 June 2015
Australia tightens rules on foreign ownership of farmland

Australia tightened rules Monday requiring overseas investors to declare holdings of agricultural land in order to strengthen...

Canada | 30 June 2015
Ontario grain farmers seek legal stay on ‘unworkable’ neonics cap

The Grain Farmers of Ontario has gone to court to delay the implementation of restrictions on the use of pesticides some blam...

Start Date: 11 June 2015
Job for Harvest Tractor Driver  >>Ipswich, Suffolk<<

Arable farm in Suffolk requires tractor driver for harvest work.  Tasks will primarily be cultivations (with a new John ...

Start Date: 22 June 2015
Caterpillar, Lexion 580+ combine, Fendt 740, Claas Arion, driver required over Harvest and Autumn period on family farm 2100 acres cropped>>>Job close to Bury St Edmunds Suffolk

We are a family arable business working with rtk and high precision satellite on most large kit. We are looking for a driver ...

Start Date: 24 June 2015
Corn Cart Driver Job >>Cambridgeshire<<

Corn cart driver for harvest, from 20th July until around mid September.  Must have clean driving license and experience...

Start Date: 23 June 2015
Experienced 360 excavator driver - 14 tonner or General farm worker: Job in Oxfordshire

Experienced 360 excavator driver, required for 10 week contract in Oxfordshire. Ideal chance to earn good money over the...

Start Date: 20 June 2015
Job Arable Operations Assistant to Farm Manger>>>SHREWSBURY

Large scale progressive Shropshire arable business growing potatoes, combinable crops and maize with modern equipment require...

Start Date: 27 June 2015
Summer job as general farm worker and brewery hand.  Ground maintenance will be essential part of job.>>Argyll 

We farm highland cattle and sheep and hope to start a deer farm.  We also have a successful brewery where there is part ...

Start Date: 13 June 2015
Dairy Assistant able to drive a tractor and milk cows. We welcome people on Youth Mobility visas. Great part of the Country. Rugby and surfing...Cornwall

Do you like milking cows? 160 Cows need to be milked in Cornwall. You will join a team of 3 brothers to milk and look af...

30 June 2015 | Renewable Energy | Viewed 926 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 156 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 239 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 910 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 320 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 675 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 391 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 ...

1 July 2015
Royal Norfolk Show 2015

It’s show time! Come and enjoy the best of Norfolk in just a day (or two!). There’s something for everyone at this ...

1 July 2015
UK AD & Biogas 2015

The Anaerobic Digestion and Biogas Association's (ADBA) fourth annual trade show and conference this year focuses s...

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 ...

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.
30 June 2015
Chicago Reports

29/06/15 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed mixed, from up a half cent to down 6 cents. Weekly export ...

30 June 2015
EU Reports

29/06/15 -- EU grains traded higher, playing catch-up with strong gains posted in US markets on...

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Silver 12weeks old pekin bantam looking for ahome

30 June 2015 | Cornwall £9.00

Lovely point of lay hens from Cornwall allotments Nr Redruth Friendly and healthy birds al...

30 June 2015 | Berkshire £0.00
Large black X pigs weaners for sale 19 in total

19 weaner pigs very quiet home reared from 3 litters please call for more details 07833383...

30 June 2015 | Essex £0.00
GENUINE Micro Pig for sale- 1 Boar left


30 June 2015 | Kent £7.00
Pet chicken 1 hyline silver chicks, 1 Hyline silver... Romney Marsh

PET chicken 1 hyline silver chicks, 1 Hyline silver chicks 6 weeks old the hyline silver a...

30 June 2015 | Gloucestershire £0.00
Cream Legbar Chickens(various ages)

Cream Legbar chickens & hatching eggs available,as follows:-
Fertile Hatching eggs £1 ea...

29 June 2015 | Surrey £8.00
Japanese Quail - POL

I have one Japenese Quail hen for sale. Very healthy young bird. Just started to lay. She ...

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