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NFU spells out priorities ahead of 2015 General Election

A Government that understands farm businesses, wants agriculture to grow and has the policies that send the right signals to farmers, are the key mess...


10 September 2014 | News,Slurry and Irrigation
Slurry Pump Longevity with Landia

Fit and forget. A phrase often used in engineering. And never truer than when applying it to slurry pumps at farms. As any reputable pump manufactu...


Local knowledge critical to future water level management in Welsh lowlands

Natural Resources Wales (NRW)’ Report, launched recently, is the first of its kind in Wales looking at the work authorities are conducting across Wale...


Soils to be surveyed in the South of England

The British Geological Society has told the NFU that it is carrying out a ‘low density geochemical soil survey of the South of England’ this September...


Reproductive service to improve fertility and boost farm profitability

Cogent Breeding Limited has today used the first day of the 2014 Livestock Event to launch a new reproductive service which combines the company’s nex...


New dawn for Landia’s Pig Slurry Pumps and Mixers

“After 21 years, one of our Landia slurry pumps actually got to see daylight” - so said Chris Carter at Strathyre Farm near Preston when his submersib...


Submersible propeller pump for long pig slurry channels

Landia’s AXP 500 propeller pump is ideal for pig slurry circulation and homogenisation in channels under slatted floors. Especially suitable for...


Landia’s New Cost-Saving Dry-Pit Slurry Pump installation

For the Pig Industry, Landia’s MPTK Liquid Slurry Pump is very easy to install in a dry pit, available as a complete pump and polyethylene (PE)-pit pa...


24 March 2014 | News,Slurry and Irrigation
Scottish farmers move back to fertiliser placement

Arable farmers in Scotland are changing back to combination drilling in a big way due to better crop establishment, enhanced plant nutrition, improved...


Landia pumps and mixers go the distance at The Grosvenor Estate

Pumps and mixers from Landia UK, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2014, are helping Grosvenor Farms to efficiently and effectively process...


John Deere receives two awards at FIMA 2014

Two John Deere innovations have won awards at the 2014 FIMA show, one of Europe’s leading agricultural equipment trade fairs held in Zaragoza, Spain i...


Outlook bearish for global fertiliser industry

Rabobank are bearish on the global fertiliser industry, according to its Q1 Fertiliser Quarterly report. In urea, a temporary imbalance between supply...


Fertilisers destabilise grasslands in changing conditions

Fertilisation of grasslands significantly reduces their ability to cope with changing conditions even when they contain a diverse mix of plants, finds...


13 February 2014 | News,Slurry and Irrigation
Slurry guidance issued to flooded farmers

Natural Resources Wales is issuing farmers with guidance to help them manage slurry storage and spreading following the recent wet weather. The gui...


The Biogas combi that seeks to make it easier for farmers

The simple but highly effective ComBigaS approach to AD is proving that very notable biogas yields can be achieved, even when your raison d’être was b...



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Start Date: 20 June 2015
Experienced arable operator for job near Stonehaven, Scotland.

We are farming 1000 ac - primarily growing oil seed rape and other cereals and also doing additional contracting work in the ...


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2 Summer Jobs~ Erecting Grain Bins manual work and General Farm~ Taunton, Somerset

This job requires you to be fit enough to erect grain bins, manul work and some General farm work. There are also 2,000 pigs ...


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De Lacy Executive seeks a Lead Assessor for a rapidly expanding business that provides sustainability services and advice to ...


Start Date: 16 June 2015
Mixed Farm has a job for a Stock Manager >>> Daventry /Banbury <<<

The most important part of this job is looking after and managing the stock. You must enjoy working with animals but also be ...


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28 August 2014 | Slurry and Irrigation

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