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Spring Lambing Day 2015 a roaring success

It was a record breaking Spring Lambing Day, with around 4,000 visitors making their way to WNSC’s Walford Campus. The sunshine helped make the event ...


Role of agriculture being overlooked, claims FUW manifesto

The Farmers’ Union of Wales 2015 general election manifesto has highlighted the all-to-often overlooked central role agriculture plays in both rural a...


Livestock auctions go from strength to strength

Livestock auction marts continued to go from strength to strength in 2014. The latest sales figures for England and Wales, from the Livestock Auct...


Shrewsbury's April plant and farm machinery auction attracts 1,400 lots

Around 1,400 lots of plant and agricultural machinery will be going under the auctioneer’s hammers at a popular bi-monthly collective auction at Shrew...


30 March 2015 | Cattle,News,Shows and Events
Looking to the largest UK dairy bull sale

Harrison & Hetherington have just announced the date of the hotly anticipated and largest UK show and sale of pedigree Holstein Friesian Bulls. Takin...


Dairy heifers peak at £2,420 as trade remains strong at Shrewsbury mart

The dairy trade at Shrewsbury Auction Centre has remained good throughout the challenging time for the industry and now shows signs of sharpening with...


Kuhn mowers, balers and rakes on display at Grassland UK

Kuhn Farm Machinery will have a wide selection of hay and silage making equipment on display at this year’s Grassland UK event. Being held at the Bat...


27 March 2015 | News,Shows and Events
Horsing around at the Spring Festival

The popularity of the horse section at the Royal Welsh Spring Festival is growing year on year and with over 60 classes across the two-days, the weeke...


Grassland UK to showcase benefits of Selenium fertiliser

Farmers should consider applying selenium fertiliser to their grassland in a bid to improve farm animal health all year round. And visitors to Grassla...


26 March 2015 | News,Shows and Events
Fertiliser at Fife Monitor Farm

Around 30 farmers attended HGCA’s Fife Monitor Farm meeting in March for discussions around fertiliser spreading and crop nutrition. The Monitor Fa...


Scotch beef and lamb to be high profile at awards

Top quality beef and lamb from Scotland will be high profile at the British Pie Awards when Scotch Beef PGI and Scotch Lamb PGI will feature in the li...


26 March 2015 | Cattle,News,Shows and Events
Strong trade as Bishops Castle store cattle entries up on same time last year

An entry of 325 store cattle was up on the same time last year as auctioneers Halls reported an “extremely strong” trade at Bishops Castle Auction las...


Last call for Spring Festival livestock entries

Once again the Royal Welsh Spring Festival, being held on 16-17 May, is gearing up to be the number one event for smallholding, gardening and sustaina...


25 March 2015 | CLA,News,Shows and Events
Kayak experience set to be major attraction at CLA Game Fair

One of the most exciting developments at this year’s CLA Game Fair, to be held at Harewood House in Yorkshire from Friday 31 July to Sunday 2 August, ...


24 March 2015 | News,Shows and Events
Oxford Real Farming Conference set to examine link between farming and social entrepreneurship

On April 15th the Oxford Real Farming Conference and the Funding for Enlightened Agriculture will host two events examining the links between farming ...



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