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Simplification plans should get UK farmers 'back to producing food'

The NFU urged Europe’s leading farm official to use his plans for simplification as an opportunity to get the UK's farmers back to the job of producin...


22 June 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Finance,News
NFU calls on Truss to 'honour Defra CAP commitment'

NFU Scotland has called on the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Liz Truss MP, to honour a Defra commitment to review UK CAP...


Corn belt continues to take battering from weather

Soycomplex Beans closed with double digit gains, building on yesterday's advances. Everyone is now looking at the US weather, and pondering how muc...


18 June 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Finance,News
CLA makes late payment warning as 84,500 farmers claim BPS

84,500 farmers made their Basic Payment Scheme application by the deadline - there is still time to apply but there will be a penalty. 84,500 farme...


Germany predicts 'average' cereal harvest; Paris wheat helped by weak euro

EU grains closed mixed. London wheat was lower, but the Paris market closed higher helped by the weak euro following a Greek Central Bank statement th...


17 June 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
New Certis biopesticide available for whitefly control

Botanigard a biopesticide from Certis, containing the fungus Beauveria bassiana, has been granted CRD approval for the control of whitefly (Trialeurod...


UK not achieving its farming potential, says study

Single issue policy making at European and UK levels appears to be reducing the ability of British agriculture to achieve its objective of ‘producing ...


Breakthrough technology 'could help prevent future crop failures'

An expert in environmental toxins at The University of Nottingham has developed a new antifungal technology which has the potential to play a major ro...


15 June 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Got it covered: Cover crop pros and cons defined by AHDB

AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds has issued a publication to outline the pros and cons associated with cover crops following renewed interest in their use. ...


15 June 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Bioenergy crops could offset 'negative consequences of intensive food production'

Having made a significant contribution to a new world report on sustainable bioenergy, Professor Angela Karp is to speak at the 2015 EU Sustainable En...


15 June 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Finance,News
Many farms could be left without working capital due to subsidy delays

Subsidy payments to farmers may be delayed up to five months, with payments made in March or April 2016, rather than the expected November and Decembe...


BASIS announce Paul Singleton Project of the Year Award winner at Cereals 2015

Leading Agricultural training provider, BASIS, has announced Paul Dovey as the winner of the first Paul Singleton Project of the Year Award at Cereals...


Picture in wheat looks 'pretty bleak'; corn market closes 7-8 cents lower

Soycomplex Beans closed reluctantly a little lower, dragged down by falling wheat and corn, following the release of the June WASDE report from the...


11 June 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Guidelines published in response to glyphosate resistance

Guidelines have been published by AHDB in response to the ‘real risks’ of glyphosate resistance developing in UK weeds. While WRAG and AHDB emphasi...


11 June 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Bayer steps up commitment to help farmers overcome black-grass

A new tool aimed at helping growers tackle black-grass has been launched by Bayer CropScience. The Black-Grass Task Manager (BGTM) is a web tool th...



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Start Date: 18 June 2015
Tractor driver/ General Farm Worker for Harvest in Lincolnshire.  

We have 2 jobs on the 5000 ac farm in Lincolnshire, The first is to drive a large Fendt tractor jobs will include plough...


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A437: UK Logistics Manager - Beds/Herts/Cambs

De Lacy Executive has been engaged by a leading and trusted European parts supplier, with strong growth plans for the UK, to ...


Start Date: 1 July 2015
Skilled arable operator who is happy to work with Beef>>>Fordham

Large arable and beef farm is looking for a new staff member. the company runs 2 balers which bale 6,000 bales each.- Initial...


Start Date: 3 July 2015
C171: Ruminant Support Specialist

De Lacy Executive is currently searching for a Ruminant Support Specialist to promote our international client within the Sou...


Start Date: 4 July 2015
TRACTOR DRIVER / ARABLE OPERATOR Required for mixed arable. Job on  1000 Ha Farm in North Norfolk 

Family farm managing owned land as well as adjacent estate. Business also runs 4 lorries mostly involved in agricultural haul...












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