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7 July 2015| Agri Safety,News

Farmers are being urged to assess risks and take action in making their farms safer for themselves and others around them, as the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) statistics released recently show 33 fatalities in workers and four in members of the public occurred in agriculture last year. The figures show that the five-year average has not improved. To address this, the industry has come together to promote advice on avoiding accidents on fa...





7 July 2015 | Agri Safety,News
Action on farm safety needed as fatality figures show no decline

Farmers are being urged to assess risks and take action in making their farms safer for themselves and others around them, as the Health and Safety Ex...


Farm Safety Week 2015 – Take chances with machinery? Not on your life!

• Themed help and advice placed online each day of the third annual Farm Safety Week 6-10 July • Farm Safety Foundation, Farm Safety Partnerships, t...


Transport and animals are the biggest killers in agriculture

The Health and Safety Executive’s (HSE) latest fatality statistics show incidents involving moving vehicles and cattle are the biggest causes of death...


6 July 2015 | Agri Safety,News
Farm Safety Week: Personal stories of accidents on the farm

The third annual Farm Safety Week launches today with NFU Scotland voicing its support in the hope that farmers and those within the industry will mak...


Farm Safety Week 2015 - Falls

• Themed help and advice placed online each day of the third annual Farm Safety Week 6-10 July. • Farm Safety Foundation, Farm Safety Partnerships, t...


4 July 2015 | Agri Safety,News,Products
New app keeps farmers “WaterAware”

A new APP to help farmers and advisers prevent key pesticides entering raw water supplies – and avoid further restrictions being placed on products - ...


3 July 2015 | Agri Safety,Grassland,News
Help stop deliberate fires on protected land

Officers from Natural Resources Wales are appealing for help after a spate of suspected arson attacks at a protected area near Flint. Four fires at...


Farm monitor focuses on combating Johne's Disease

The incurable cattle disease Johne’s was one of the main discussion topics at the recent beef cattle finishing monitor farm meeting, hosted by the Pat...


1 July 2015 | Agri Safety,News,NFU
NFU urges farmers to make farms safer

The NFU is urging farmers to assess risks and take action in making their farms safer for themselves and others around them, as the Health and Safety ...


1 July 2015 | Agri Safety,News
Annual workplace fatalities released

Provisional annual data for work-related fatal accidents in Great Britain’s workplaces shows small change from previous years, sustaining a long term ...


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 amount of this probable car...


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 farms. The NFU, worki...


29 June 2015 | Agri Safety,News,Renewables
Farmers advised to think safe and stay safe near electricity

A leading power company is advising farmers, landowners and the public to always think safe and stay safe, by being aware of electricity equipment whe...


Prime Minister backs Thames Valley police's latest move to tackle rural crime

Prime Minister David Cameron has backed Thames Valley Police’s latest move to tackle rural crime after the police force became the first in the UK to ...


26 June 2015 | Agri Safety,News,Sheep
Nationwide appeal for information on hundreds of stolen sheep

The Avon and Somerset Constabulary are investigating a series of rustling crimes which has led to nearly 500 animals being stolen within six weeks and...



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Start Date: 23 June 2015
Harvest and Autumn / general farm worker, who is a skilled tractor driver.>>> Mendlesham  ,Nr Stowmarket , Suffolk

Family farm requires a tractor driver /general farm worker who is competent in all tractor manoeuvres .  

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Start Date: 19 June 2015
TWO DAIRY JOBS: Experienced herdsman and assistant: Gloucestershire / Herefordshire border

1/ Experienced Herdsman required for the day to day management of our closed herd of 420 cows. . We are m...


Start Date: 3 July 2015
Job Working Farm Foreman on arable farm>>>>SHREWSBURY

Progressive arable Farmers in Shropshire are looking for a Working Farm Foreman to join our team. We specialis...


Start Date: 29 June 2015
Experienced tractor driver/combine driver for cultivations and drilling

Re advertised due to time waster

Harvest job with immediate start for an experienced operator to undertake all cultivatio...


Start Date: 23 June 2015
Job for Pig Stock Person / General Farm Worker>> Saltburn, Cleveland

Stockperson and General Farm Worker Required on a Pig Breeder/Finisher Unit with Arable.

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