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Grocery market accelerates and Tesco returns to growth

The grocery market is growing at 1.1%, the fastest rate since June 2014, according to a new survey. Fraser McKevitt, head of retail and consumer in...


3 February 2015 | News,Organic,Shows and Events
UK must meet growing organic demand as new event announced

As a landmark at the start of the 5th year of the Organic Trade Board’s campaign to grow organic sales in the UK, an exciting briefing entitled ‘Prosp...


Potato Council's Winter Forum tour kicks off Thursday

With just seven weeks until Spring, January is an ideal time to meet up with fellow growers and technical experts to get prepared for the 2015 potato ...


Let's talk food and farming, says NFU Deputy President

Keep the Red Tractor for traceability and provenance, was the clear message by NFU Deputy President, Minette Batters, at the recent Anglesey NFU Cymru...


14 January 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Organic
Q&A: GMO cultivation in the European Union

The EU has one of the toughest genetically modified food regulations in the world and the cultivation of GM crops is only allowed following a thorough...


8 January 2015 | News,Organic,Shows and Events
One-day seminars on organic food production and supply chains

The new and favourable Countryside Stewardship Scheme support rates for organic farming in England, together with a recovering market, means that the ...


UK farmer confidence falling, according to new survey

Falling farmgate prices and market price volatility have contributed to a drop in farmer confidence, a new survey by the NFU has revealed. After th...


Soil threat undermining our current way of life

The world’s soils face a wide range of threats that could undermine the very basis to our current way of life. Recently Europe has seen flooding that...


28 November 2014 | News,Organic,Produce
Organic support moves welcomed by industry body

DEFRA’s decision to pay organic farmers lower conversion rates but increase maintenance rates has been described as 'the right move for the UK organic...


Fraud costing UK produce £11bn a year

UK food and drinks companies are losing more than £11.2bn a year to fraud and error, according to a new report. The research reviewed data from 73 ...


Dairy industry needs to find ways of coping with market volatility

Pembrokeshire dairy farmers voiced their concerns regarding severe farmgate milk price cuts during a well-attended Pembrokeshire NFU Cymru on-farm mee...


18 November 2014 | News,Organic,Produce
New grocery box reduces waste and keeps produce fresh

Goplasticpallets.com has launched a new perforated, rigid pallet box in the UK – the GoBox 1210 BBE – which is ideal for the storage and transportatio...


18 November 2014 | News,Organic,Produce
NFU concerned over new organic regulations

NFU Cymru has expressed deep concern at EU proposals for a new Regulation governing organic food production in Wales. Presenting evidence to Assemb...


Organic market continues to boom

Proving small changes can add up to a big difference, new Nielsen figures released today show sales of organic products in excess of a staggering £100...


Supermarket price battles causing 'grocery deflation'

The grocery market is entering deflation as new share figures released today show that like-for-like prices have declined. Fraser McKevitt, head of...



Organic Jobs


Start Date: 19 June 2015
Job for Dairyman and calf rearer  >> Aviemore << Scotland

Dairy Person required for small Swiss Red Dairy Herd on a family run dairy farm.  We breed all of our own replacements.&...


Start Date: 30 June 2015
Harvest/Autumn job on mainly arable farm in Hertfordshire.

Hertfordshire based arable / beef farm, requires capable person for general farm work, including corn cart, round and large s...


Start Date: 17 June 2015
Harvest workers required for large arable business in Aberdeenshire 

Farmcare require two hard working individuals to work as part of a team of eight assisting with harvesting 3300 acr...


Start Date: 20 June 2015
 Tractor Driver / General Farm Worker for 1200ac, all arable farm. Job near  Ripon, Yorkshire

Requirement is for a Harvest Worker for corn carting, straw carting, cultivations, manure spreading and usual ancillary work ...


Start Date: 26 June 2015
Harvest Work Job for 3 people >>>Oxford<<<

3 people required for harvest on 2000 acre farm with red deer herd. One to run grain store (training will be given) and ...












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