News

 
Improved data transfer from Kuhn diet feeders
Kuhn Farm Machinery has updated and extended its range of electronic weighing and data management systems for use with its Euromix and Profile diet fe...
03-09-2014 03:26 AM | Animal Health Comment
Maintain lamb performance post weaning
Despite reliable spring grass growth and favourable conditions leading to strong lamb performance, producers are being urged to carefully manage finis...
03-09-2014 02:42 AM | Animal Health Comment
Culling badgers 'not the answer' as vaccination scheme launched
A new badger vaccination scheme has been launched as part of the government’s comprehensive strategy to make England bovine TB free. Vaccination sc...
03-09-2014 02:37 AM | Animal Health Comment
New research aims to improve dairy cow health
An new collaboration has been established to drive the innovative application of sensors to improve dairy cow health and welfare. The collaborativ...
03-09-2014 02:24 AM | Finance Comment
Farm incomes fall by 30%, new figures show
Farm business incomes fell by 30% in 2012/13, according to latest government figures. Dogged by the wettest summer in 100 years, it is hardly surp...
03-09-2014 01:41 AM | Dairy Comment
FUW 'frustrated' at latest milk price cuts
A former chairman of the Farmers' Union of Wales milk and dairy produce committee has expressed frustration at the significant cuts in the price farme...
02-09-2014 15:49 PM | News Comment
Scientist issue egg shelf life warning
Scientists have warned the European Union that extending the shelf life of eggs could significantly increase the risk to the public from salmonella. ...
02-09-2014 15:43 PM | Feed and Forage Comment
Spy in the bag - Laying hen nutrition
Ever wondered what’s in your hens feed but were too afraid to ask? In this article Zoe Kay helps producers understand what their birds are eating and ...
02-09-2014 15:26 PM | News Comment
Head of ADAS Soils and Nutrients Group dies
ADAS have announced the sudden and unexpected death, of Professor Brian J. Chambers, Head of the ADAS Soils and Nutrients Group, on the morning of Sat...
02-09-2014 15:12 PM | News Comment
Can 100% organic diets work for poultry?
Jason Gittins, ADAS Organic diets for poultry may need to be formulated without any non-organic materials in future. This has focused attention on...
02-09-2014 15:12 PM | News Comment
FUW holds successful abattoir talks over a “Pie and Pint” at Anglesey show
The Farmers’ Union of Wales Anglesey branch held a pie and a pint evening reception at this year’s Anglesey County Show to open up discussions about t...
02-09-2014 14:28 PM | News Comment
Mixed responses in recent round of price cuts
More egg packers have cut their producer prices following the recent decision by the United Kingdom’s biggest packing company, Noble Foods, to cut pri...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
03-09-2014 02:03 AM
Argentine farmers see grains surge if next president opens market
Grains powerhouse Argentina could increase soy, corn and wheat output by as much as a fifth if the president elected next year scraps export quotas, e...
03-09-2014 01:54 AM
EU threatens Israel with total ban of poultry
The European Union will impose a ban on imports of all Israeli meat, poultry, and dairy products unless Jerusalem comes up with a sufficiently effecti...
03-09-2014 01:52 AM
Farm pests' global advance threatens food security
Agricultural pests - viruses, bacteria, fungi, blights, mildews, rusts, beetles, nematodes, flies, mites, spiders and caterpillars - are spreading tha...
03-09-2014 01:48 AM
China poultry farm hit in new outbreak of H5N6 bird flu
Nearly 18,000 geese died on a poultry farm in northeast China after being stricken by the H5N6 bird flu virus last month, the agriculture ministry sai...
03-09-2014 01:46 AM
Dairy prices drop to new two-year low
International dairy product prices dropped again at latest GlobalDairyTrade (GDT) auction, showing the effects of Russian sanctions and putting renewe...
03-09-2014 01:46 AM
Climate change may overwhelm farmers
A new study says the “pace and severity of climate change” may overwhelm small-scale farmers in Africa. The study describes those farmers as the “main...
03-09-2014 01:44 AM
US cattle numbers down, ND up
While the U.S. continues to lose cattle, North Dakota is moving up to the head of the herd. A U.S. Department of Agriculture study released in July...

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Recruitment

 
28-08-2014 05:58 AM
Machinery Field Sales Executive - Cheshire
Our client is a specialist manufacturer of agricultural machinery used by livestock farmers, mainly dairy farmers and poultry producers. Quality, exce...
28-08-2014 05:53 AM
Employer Account Manager
Employer Account Manager £27,714 - £29,355 Bridgwater College are looking for an experienced individual who has a real commitment to comprehensive po...
28-08-2014 05:52 AM
Learning Support Co-ordinator Dog Grooming
Learning Support Co-ordinator Dog Grooming £8,645 – £9,266 per annum 20hours per week, Tuesday to Friday from 12pm- 5pm. We seek a dynamic, well-qual...
28-08-2014 05:45 AM
UK Technical Sales Manager - Equine & Pet Nutrition
We are currently seeking an experienced UK Technical Sales Manager on behalf of our client, an esteemed international animal nutrition company. The ro...
28-08-2014 05:42 AM
Actuarial Executive - NFU Mutual
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 ...
28-08-2014 05:40 AM
Corporate Development Manager - NFU Mutual
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 ...
28-08-2014 05:30 AM
Compliance Consultant
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 ...

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Knowledge Centre

 
03-09-2014 | Manage the Countryside
Badger Edge Vaccination Scheme - general informati...
The Badger Edge Vaccination Scheme will offer long term financial and other support to privately led vaccination campaigns.
02-09-2014 | General Farming
Horse meat in food - limits of detection
A peer-reviewed paper which describes a study to evaluate the probability of detecting low concentrations of the horse DNA target using the PCR-CE/FA0...
29-08-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 29th August 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 29th August 2014
27-08-2014 | General Farming
Monitoring the humaneness and effectiveness of bad...
This document sets out how the effectiveness and humaneness of this year’s badger culls in West Somerset and West Gloucestershire will be monito...
27-08-2014 | General Farming
Guide on controlled shooting of badgers
This guide provides advice to those licensed to carry out controlled shooting of free-ranging badgers in the field to prevent the spread of bovine TB ...
27-08-2014 | General Farming
Minimum and maximum badgers to be culled in year 2
This paper sets out Defra’s advice to Natural England on setting minimum and maximum number of badgers to be culled in West Somerset and West Gl...
27-08-2014 | Reports
More information about the Common Agricultural Pol...
The way farmers, land managers and agents will apply for schemes and claim Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) payment is changing; they will need to use...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
04-09-2014 | Burghley Park, Stamford, Lincolnshire
Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials
Set within the beautiful parklands of Burghley House, Stamford in Lincolnshire, AR Events Ltd in association with the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials...
06-09-2014 | Borough Farm, East Allington, Devon
Kingsbridge Show
Kingsbridge Show is celebrating its 133rd year at Borough Farm just outside of Kingsbridge and hopes to be bigger and better than 2013's show which sa...
06-09-2014 | Tichborne Park, Alresford, Hampshire
Alresford Show
Main Ring Grand Parades of Prize winning Livestock Main Ring Grand Parades of Modern and Vintage farm machinery Horse Shows: Heavy horses, in-ha...
06-09-2014 | The Dorchester Showground, Nr Kingston Maurward, Dorchester, Dorset
Dorset County Show
THE only show in the South West running over a summer holiday weekend, Dorset County Show will be the place to be on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th Septe...
06-09-2014 | The Orsett Showground, Orsett, Nr Grays, Essex
Orsett Show
Set in 30 acres of countryside, the annual Orsett Show in Essex is a great day out with plenty for all the family to see and do. It's one of the oldes...

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November 12th & 13th 2014 will be the first Midlands Machinery Show.
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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.

Markets

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Chicago Reports
29/08/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed higher on front end Sep 14, but lower on the rest heading ...
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EU Reports
01/09/14 -- As is often the case, with US markets closed for the Labor Day holiday, this was ne...
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Recent Comments

03-09-2014 06:51 AM | by Roger Broad
Let us not be too enthusiastic about this Government Launched Vaccination Scheme. The timing of it and its headline grabbing style is specifically des...
Comment made on Culling badgers 'not the answer' as...
02-09-2014 08:52 PM | by Heath Brooks
We must always remember who funds the BEIC and acknowledge the fact that they do not represent all the egg producers in the UK. Their aim is always to...
Comment made on Scientist issue egg shelf life warn...
02-09-2014 10:38 AM | by Peter
These people are not protesters but protectors. Fracking is banned due to its proven damage to the local area in many countries, and where it has take...
Comment made on Court rules against anti-fracking p...
02-09-2014 10:37 AM | by ragamala
Unfortunately Cuadrilla's press release has spawned a host of inaccurate articles including this one. There is no blanket ban on and around Cuadrilla'...
Comment made on Court rules against anti-fracking p...
02-09-2014 10:37 AM | by YellowBelly
NFU well we all know their stance on Hydraulic Fracking. All people organisations will be held accountable for Harm or loss and crimes against Humanit...
Comment made on Court rules against anti-fracking p...

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A versatile holding in a prime position within the Exe Valley with addition...
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Well grown piglets (2 boars left) 9 weeks old, weaned and wormed. Free rang...
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All wormed and weaned, ready now, 16 total £50 each Call Mark: 0782480866...
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Pedigree Aberdeen Angus bull
13 months old, well grown. TSI 34, SRI 47. Excellent temperament, good feet...
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9 Southdown ewe lambs for sale. 5 months old, drenched, friendly and come t...
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Here at Easter Dalziel we offer three fully equipped self catering cottages...
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