02-10-2014 05:17 AM | News Comment
Half of homes with planning permission 'have yet to be built'
While 238,000 homes received planning permission last year, only 129,000 units actually started construction in the same period, according to figures ...
02-10-2014 05:11 AM | Finance Comment
Adama establishes major foothold in China
Adama Agricultural Solutions and China National Agrochemical Corporation, a strategic business unit of China National Chemical Corporation (ChemChina)...
02-10-2014 03:17 AM | Arable Comment
Single Payment exchange rate a further blow for Welsh farmers - FUW
The fall in the Euro-Sterling exchange rate for Single Payment calculations to its lowest level in seven years could not have come at a worse time, sa...
01-10-2014 08:53 AM | Animal Health Comment
New cattle TB controls come into force in England and Wales
New rules for controlling bovine TB in England and Wales have come into force today, the government opened a consultation to develop cattle controls a...
01-10-2014 07:53 AM | News Comment
Welsh government upland proposals flawed, NFU says
NFU Cymru President Stephen James has expressed deep disappointment at the recent announcement by Deputy Minister for Farming and Food, Rebecca Evans ...
01-10-2014 07:37 AM | News Comment
Carlisle open day gives farmers latest on wind power
A Cumbrian farmer who has installed the latest energy-saving wind turbine on his land is hosting an open day for farmers and land owners across the No...
01-10-2014 07:05 AM | Animal Health Comment
Vets warn farmers about lungworm
Farmers are warned to be on their guard for lungworm this year. SRUC Veterinary Services is reporting that diagnostic submissions to its disease surve...
01-10-2014 06:57 AM | Arable Comment
Emergency use of insecticide granted but 'will be too late for some'
Emergency use of the crop protection product Insyst has been authorised to protect winter oilseed rape from further damage by cabbage stem flea beetle...
01-10-2014 06:48 AM | Arable Comment
Public perception of farming 'increasingly positive'
More of the British public think positively about farmers and farming than last year according to a recent OnePoll survey commissioned by the NFU. ...
01-10-2014 06:40 AM | Arable Comment
Exchange rate hits support payments for 2014
The Scottish Government has confirmed that the exchange rate to be used to calculate support delivered through the 2014 Single Farm Payment (SFP) Sche...
01-10-2014 06:34 AM | Dairy Comment
Retailers must support dairy farmers after price slump, NFU says
Many dairy farmers are feeling financial pain following a downturn in global dairy commodity prices and retailers have been urged to look for ways to ...
01-10-2014 06:25 AM | News Comment
Schedules out for the 25th Royal Welsh Winter Fair
Livestock schedules for this year’s 25th Royal Welsh Winter Fair have been sent to over 5,500 potential exhibitors. First staged in 1990, this year...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

02-10-2014 02:01 AM
Long period of low dairy prices predicted because of global surplus
International dairy prices are well below levels that will be sustainable in the medium term and all signs suggest a prolonged period of low prices wi...
02-10-2014 01:59 AM
Russia exits wheat export markets, Europe to benefit
Strong domestic demand for Russian wheat has priced one of the world's leading suppliers out of export markets far earlier in the season than usual, c...
02-10-2014 01:57 AM
Crop predictions look bleak in northern NSW
Cropping in the north of New South Wales is under siege from the elements again, with poor moisture levels and plant diseases setting in. Departmen...
02-10-2014 01:55 AM
Valley farmland prices highest in Canada
The price of an acre of Fraser Valley farmland is about six times higher than in the rest of western Canada, according to a report from Re/Max. “Da...
02-10-2014 01:54 AM
Saving power could save $40m for dairy farmers
With a bit of smart thinking, farmers could cut their power bills by $40 million a year, Adam Gifford writes. Its projects and relationship manager...
02-10-2014 01:53 AM
What do African farmers want? More manure
An expanding charity initiative is helping African agricultural entrepreneurs one at a time. The Guardian Project Foundation’s initiative: The Shi...
02-10-2014 01:51 AM
Australian live cattle export records smashed
Australia's live cattle trade smashed records in the last financial year, soaring past $1 billion in value as exporters shipped 1.13 million head of c...

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02-10-2014 02:59 AM
Project Coordinator
One of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies, NFU Mutual has been meeting our customers’ needs for over 100 years. Our ...
02-10-2014 02:57 AM
Claims Handler
As a leading UK general insurer and financial services provider, we now boast an award-winning portfolio of products - ranging from pensions to protec...
02-10-2014 02:55 AM
Senior New Business Advisor
One of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies, NFU Mutual has been meeting our customers’ needs for over 100 years. Our ...
02-10-2014 02:43 AM
Area Business Manager - Animal Health Products
Our client is a global leader in animal health products and pharmaceuticals. A rare opportunity has arisen to join this prestigious company as the Are...
02-10-2014 02:40 AM
Sales Director – North England/Scotland
A Major Agri-Supply Company with a recognised brand particularly on dairy and beef farms require a Sales Director for Northern England and Scotland. T...
02-10-2014 02:37 AM
Commercial Monogastric Nutritionist
A commercial monogastric nutritionist is required for a global feed supplement company in Great Britain with an enviable reputation for product innov...
02-10-2014 02:36 AM
Parts Manager - Agricultural Machinery - The Midlands
Our client is a leading and long established manufacturer of agricultural machinery whose products and services are renowned for their innovation and ...

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Knowledge Centre

02-10-2014 | Forestry
US timber harvests up for four consecutive years
Timber harvests in the US and Canada have gone up for four consecutive years with log exports and softwood lumber production driving the higher demand...
29-09-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 26th September 2014
The market is a bit quieter,--- because there was no market report last week. We are not marking any change, effectively prices went up again last w...
26-09-2014 | Forestry
Global Timber and Wood Products Market Update 26 S...
Global trade of softwood lumber was up seven percent in the first six months of 2014, with Russia, Germany and Sweden increasing shipments the most, r...
26-09-2014 | Land and Property
Survey of land managed in 2012 and 2013
This release contains the results from the March 2013 survey about the Campaign for the Farmed Environment (CFE). It collected land areas managed unde...
26-09-2014 | Sheep
Sheep and goats - scrapie disease surveillance
A joint descriptive report on the statutory disease surveillance of scrapie in sheep and goats in Great Britain.
25-09-2014 | Sheep
Welfare risks related to sheep farming
EFSA has launched an open consultation on the draft scientific opinion on the welfare risks related to the farming of sheep for wool, meat and milk pr...
22-09-2014 | Cattle
Farmer Survey shows need for more advice on BVD
Results from the Farming Against BVD survey were presented by an independent expert panel at Novartis Animal Health headquarters on 18th September 201...

Agricultural Shows and Events

04-10-2014 | The South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex
The South of England Autumn Show & Game Fair
The Autumn Show & Game Fair is a great day out for fans of hunting, shooting and fishing, with lots of attractions to entertain the whole family. This...
08-10-2014 | Birmingham NEC
Horse of the Year Show
Horse of the Year Show, “The World’s Most Famous Horse Show” is widely regarded as the pinnacle of achievement in the equestrian world - an event to w...
11-10-2014 | Suffolk Showground, Trinity Park, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich
Robin Hood Game & Country Show - Ipswich
There really is something for everyone, whether you are a serious game enthusiast that enjoys the thrill of the countryside or simply looking for a gr...
11-10-2014 | Folkstone Racecourse, Stone Street, Westhanger, Hythe, Kent
Living Heritage - Kent Game & Country Fair
There's something for everyone in action - packed, great days out! All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm daily and dogs are most welcome, so ...
12-10-2014 | Peterborough Arena, East of England Showground, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Peterborough Arena Autumn Show
Fun, fur and feathers! A fantastic family day out – the one-day Autumn Show is back on Sunday October 12 with something for everyone. Attractions f...

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The Dairy Show 2014
This one day event has become one of the most important dates in the dairy farmer's calendar.
BFREPA Conference 2014
The BFREPA Conference is the largest of it's kind in the UK with between 500 to 600 producers expected to attend.
Midlands Machinery Show 2014
November 12th & 13th 2014 will be the first Midlands Machinery Show.
CropTec 2014
The leading knowledge exchange event concentrating on the key areas of crop protection.
LAMMA 2015
The UK’s largest farm machinery, equipment and agricultural services show. Held in January each year, LAMMA regularly attracts up to 40,000 farmers.


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Chicago Reports
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All available evidence and tragic examples in the USA show that fracking for shale gas & oil WILL pollute the water table and drinking water aquifer. ...
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so Liz truss, says the decision will be made before the next year election,wether or not to roll out the badger cull,she says it will be on the advice...
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farmers have no interest in badgers being vaccinated,they just want to kill badgers,Full Stop,Farmers hate all wildlife,especially Badgers,as far as f...
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