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21-04-2014 09:30 AM | Machinery and Spares Comment
20% of vehicle fleets were affected by the floods
Almost 20% of businesses operating vehicle fleets were affected by the floods, a poll has shown. “We received a range of comments from respondents,...
21-04-2014 09:24 AM | News Comment
Sheep EID discussions at Pembrokeshire NFU meeting
Local farmers are invited to the next Pembrokeshire NFU Cymru county meeting, on Thursday, 1 May 2014, at the Agriculture House, Haverfordwest. St...
21-04-2014 03:18 AM | Meat Processing Comment
Association expresses 'disappointment' over lamb meat substitution
The Food Standards Agency has announced additional testing of lamb dishes from takeaway restaurants across the UK following evidence of substitution f...
21-04-2014 03:10 AM | Bees and Beekeeping Comment
New grant aims to support declining bee population
The Duchy of Lancaster has announced a new Beekeeping Grant to encourage its farm tenants to support the country’s rapidly declining bee population. ...
21-04-2014 02:36 AM | Animal Health Comment
Pembrokeshire farmers raise TB concerns with Assembly member
The impacts of bovine TB cattle controls on farm businesses in Pembrokeshire was at the forefront of discussions when farmers met with Paul Davies, As...
21-04-2014 01:39 AM | Machinery and Spares Comment
New premises for Landini dealer in Kent
Improved customer support for Landini tractor users in Kent is promised following the move by local sales and service dealer Horsepower UK to more spa...
17-04-2014 12:30 PM | News Comment
It's not all about chocolate eggs this Easter...
Eggs are an essential part of the Easter bank holiday weekend, but they don't have to be made of chocolate. That's the message from the British Fre...
17-04-2014 10:49 AM | Arable Comment
China wheat auctions not going well; corn market closes lower
Soycomplex Beans closed sharply higher for the third session in a row. Fund buying continues to support the market, they were in for an estimated n...
17-04-2014 10:42 AM | News Comment
Brecon and Radnor NFU Cymru members to get SAF guidance
NFU Cymru members in Brecon and Radnor will be given guidance on completing this year’s Single Application Form (SAF) by Rita Jones, Farm Liaison Offi...
17-04-2014 09:52 AM | News Comment
National research to deliver local solutions at Cereals 2014
The role of national and independent research in delivering local solutions will be the focus of HGCA’s crop management research plots at Cereals 2014...
17-04-2014 09:40 AM | News Comment
Visitors attending Hay Festival invited to join local farm tours
Visitors attending the forthcoming Hay Festival are invited to join five local farmers on guided tours of their farms to learn more about where and ho...
17-04-2014 09:33 AM | Arable Comment
Corn import licences outstripped those for wheat imports
EU grains closed mixed with May 14 London wheat up GBP0.85/tonne to GBP170.25/tonne, and with new crop Nov 14 London wheat closing GBP0.20/tonne weake...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
21-04-2014 01:05 AM
Farmer uses drone to scare pigeons
Richard Maddever, 27, is able to fly the six-rotor helicopter by remote control at 40mph over his fields. The £1,000 “bird of prey” is fitted with ...
21-04-2014 00:57 AM
Chinese farmers embrace internet to sell produce
The stereotypical notion of China’s countryside in one filled with quaint villages and farmers tending terraced plots on the side of a mountain. Nowad...
21-04-2014 00:56 AM
Washington dairy farmers welcome higher milk prices
With milk prices steadily rising in recent months, Whatcom County dairy farmers are finding themselves in the unusual position of earning enough to re...
21-04-2014 00:54 AM
China says one-fifth of its farmland is polluted
Nearly one-fifth of China's farmland is polluted, mostly from yearslong accumulations of toxins from factories, mining and agriculture, the government...
21-04-2014 00:54 AM
Wheat rust: The fungal disease that threatens to destroy the world crop
Scientists are warning that wheat is facing a serious threat from a fungal disease that could wipe out the world’s crop if not quickly contained. Whea...
21-04-2014 00:52 AM
Reducing unemployment with agriculture
The unemployment rate has escalated to over a fifth of the population in the past few years. The high rate of unemployment in Nigeria has become a per...
21-04-2014 00:49 AM
Farmers counting costs of storm
Marlborough farmers are facing huge cleanup bills after floodwaters raged through paddocks, taking out stock and fencing. While many had moved stoc...

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Recruitment

 
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
Trainee Grain Buyer Our client is a well-respected and successful trading company in the agricultural sector. It seeks to appoint a Trainee Grain Buye...
21-04-2014 01:16 AM
FARM MANAGER
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and dynamic Working Farm Manager to work closely with the owner who is not always at the farm a...
21-04-2014 01:14 AM
Health, Safety & Engineering Support Officer
Our client a leading agricultural company seeks to recruit a health and safety administrator and engineering support officer to be based at the larges...
17-04-2014 10:09 AM
Agricultural Parts Advisor
AgriTECH are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of an Agricultural dealership based in Oxfordshire. They are currently seeking an experienced Parts Ad...
16-04-2014 03:43 AM
Cattle Feed Sales Specialist
A large Animal Feed manufacturing company with a reputation for feed quality and technical backup seeks a ruminant technical feed sales specialist fo...
16-04-2014 03:38 AM
Customer Service Support/Sales Support - SW
A career vacancy has arisen for an ambitious and enthusiastic person who has some experience of ruminant feed. Our client is a well-respected and welc...

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17-04-2014 | Reports
Genetically Modified Organisms, list of current co...
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
Mexico’s economic growth is gradually improving, but food consumption remains vulnerable to income and price effects, according to a report from...
14-04-2014 | Reports
Rabobank Commitment of Traders (COT) Report - 14 A...
Managed Money reduced its net long position across agri commodities for the first time since January by 37,942 lots WOW, while the Producer/Merchant/P...
14-04-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 11th April 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 11th April 2014
10-04-2014 | Ezines and Brochures
Free Range Year Planner 2014
Free Range Year Planner 2014
10-04-2014 | Reports
Percentage of badgers killed on land containing li...
What percentage of badgers killed during the pilot cull were taken from land containing livestock.
10-04-2014 | General Farming
Softwood imports to Sweden reaches 10-year high
Importation of softwood logs to Sweden reached a 10-year high in 2013 with Norway and Latvia being the major suppliers of both pulplogs and sawlogs, r...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
21-04-2014 | The South of England Centre, Ardingly, West Sussex
The London Harness Horse Parade
he London Harness Horse Parade as it is known today takes place annually on Easter Monday at The South of England Centre, Sussex. Steeped in tradition...
24-04-2014 | Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harrogate Spring Flower Show
Be a VIP at the 2014 Spring Flower Show Turn a great day out into an unforgettable experience with our VIP service. For just £99 per person, the V...
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,...

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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.
Livestock Event 2014
Held in the first week of July each year, the Livestock Event is the leading B2B event for the UK livestock industry.
Cereals 2014
Cereals is the leading technical event for the UK arable industry. 500 leading suppliers come together to exhibit to nearly 26,000 visitors.
Grassland & Muck 2014
Grassland 2014 will be bigger and better than ever.
The British Pig & Poultry Fair 2014
The British Pig & Poultry Fair 2014 is the UK's leading technical business event for the pig, poultry and egg industries showcasing the latest technol...

Markets

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Chicago Reports
17/04/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed a little lower on light profit-taking ahead of the long we...
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EU Reports
17/04/14 -- EU grains finished a holiday shortened week mixed. There may have been an element o...
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Recent Comments

20-04-2014 04:34 PM | by Lydia Dee
Hi are you still selling meat x
Comment made on Farmer Palmers Products Launches Fa...
20-04-2014 10:50 AM | by Chris
People that perpetuate the harmful saturated fat myth should be imprisoned for life. Not to mention the big pharma corps they work for.
Comment made on Changing cows' diet could help tack...
16-04-2014 05:31 PM | by Rosemary Marshall
Just changing one constituent in milk is hardly going to make the British the world's 'healthy nation'.
Comment made on Changing cows' diet could help tack...
16-04-2014 08:17 AM | by d4g6k11
I a few short years we will look back at articles like this that perpetuate the myth regarding 'harmful' saturated fat, and laugh bitterly.
Comment made on Changing cows' diet could help tack...
15-04-2014 08:35 AM | by Donie Anderson
It's going to be a great few days
Comment made on World shearing champs set for Irela...

Properties

 
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17-04-2014 10:10 AM | Kent £525,000.00
Lidwells Lane, Goudhurst
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An individual single storey three bedroom property set in a rural location ...
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Maidstone Road, Paddock Wood
Maidstone Road, Paddock Wood
SITUATION: The land is located north of the town of Paddock Wood in Kent on...
16-04-2014 10:41 AM | Suffolk £595,000.00
Great Barton, Bury St Edmunds
Great Barton, Bury St Edmunds
Very impressive detached property set within its own substantial plot of ju...
16-04-2014 10:28 AM | Suffolk £250,000.00
Mill Road, Buxhall
Mill Road, Buxhall
Grade II Listed Detached Thatched Cottage 3 Bedrooms 2 Reception Ro...
16-04-2014 10:23 AM | Dorset £339,950.00
Loders, Bridport
Loders, Bridport
Summary A detached 3 bedroom house of quality with a private rear garden e...
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Nr Arksey, Doncaster
Nr Arksey, Doncaster
The property is located approximately 5 miles North of Doncaster in the ham...
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Morton Bagot, Studley
Morton Bagot, Studley
Set in a tranquil rural setting, a mid-17th century part-timbered cottage r...
 
 
 

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21-04-2014 01:52 AM | Suffolk £73,000.00
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LAT TILT FEEDER HOUSE PREMIUM CHOPPER ELECTRIC DEFLECTOR, CHAFF SPREADER 6....
21-04-2014 01:51 AM | Suffolk £99,000.00
Claas - LEXION 600 COMBINE HARVESTER
LASER PILOT,PRINTER,PASS SEAT CLIMATE CONTROL,CHOPPER CHAFF SPREADER, REVER...
21-04-2014 01:48 AM | Norfolk POA
Gregoire-Besson - DISCORDON DXN 2 CULTIVATOR
3.3M TINE & DISC STEEL REAR PACKER 5 LEG
21-04-2014 01:46 AM | Norfolk POA
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4 METER, C/W AMAZONE D840 SUPER 4M BOX DRILL WITH SUFFOLK COULTERS AND PIGG...
21-04-2014 01:43 AM | Cornwall POA
Pygmy Goats For Sale
2 Pygmy goat females for sale, about 4 months old. Both would make excellen...

Accommodation

 
Combhills Farm
25-04-2010 14:08 PM | Liskeard £28.00 - £30.00
Trecorme Barton
Trecorme Barton
Spectacular views and a warm welcome await you at Trecorme Barton. Our 150 ...
06-02-2010 12:49 PM | Spalding £195.00 - £375.00
Stennetts Farm Cottages
Stennetts Farm Cottages
Welcome Situated in the heart of the South Lincolnshire Fens just a few ...
07-04-2010 14:36 PM | Horncastle £29.00 - £32.00
Greenfield Farm
Greenfield Farm
Welcome to our B&B Lincolnshire A high quality Bed and Breakfast in a s...
02-03-2010 19:17 PM | Scarborough £225.00 - £225.00
Plane Tree Cottage
Plane Tree Cottage
Privately situated, wonderful open views across to the sea. Two bedrooms, s...
28-04-2010 13:58 PM | Ambleside £34.00 - £46.00
Holmeshead Farm
Holmeshead Farm
Its beautiful location just above the tiny hamlet of Skelwith Fold is isola...

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