31-07-2014 08:56 AM | News Comment
Free range egg association produces comprehensive egg nutrition leaflet
The British Free Range Egg Producers Association have produced a comprehensive egg nutrition leaflet explaining the many valuable nutrients that can b...
31-07-2014 02:13 AM | Arable Comment
Financial impact of poor grassland management revealed
Figures calculated by Barenbrug UK – a leading supplier of agricultural grass – reveal that farmers who are not reseeding their grassland regularly co...
31-07-2014 02:03 AM | Animal Health Comment
August brings lungworm risks to unvaccinated cattle
Unvaccinated calves during their first grazing season are most at risk of lungworm infection this August, according to the NADIS Parasite Forecast. ...
31-07-2014 01:45 AM | Cattle Comment
Cattle trade shows signs of steadying as supplies tighten
The cattle trade has steadied over the past two weeks as cattle availability begins to tighten, according to analysis by Quality Meat Scotland (QMS). ...
31-07-2014 01:38 AM | News Comment
Farmers optimistic about expansion despite price falls
The majority of farmers are optimistic about future growth and are planning for expansion where possible, according to the second in a series of agric...
30-07-2014 13:41 PM | Appointments Comment
New Appointment Strengthens Zoetis UK Poultry Team
Zoetis today announced the expansion of its poultry team in the UK and Ireland with the appointment of Wayne Olbison as Field Service Manager. Mr O...
30-07-2014 09:58 AM | Finance Comment
£50k funding awarded to help North Yorkshire farmers
SAC Consulting has won £50,000 of funding from the Prince’s Countryside Fund for a two-year project to help Yorkshire Dales farmers get the most from ...
30-07-2014 09:48 AM | Animal Health Comment
North Yorkshire farm hosts sheep lameness trial
The issue of antibiotics versus trimming as a means of controlling lameness in sheep is often debated, so a new trial at Marrick Abbey Farm in North Y...
30-07-2014 09:46 AM | Arable Comment
EU wheat futures slump to 4-year lows
EU wheat futures slumped to fresh 4-year lows on harvest pressure and rising production estimates coming out of Russia and Ukraine. The day ended w...
30-07-2014 09:42 AM | Arable Comment
Confidence high over US corn record
Soycomplex Beans closed lower as the latest weather forecasts for the Midwest adopted a wetter outlook for the beginning of August, the key month f...
30-07-2014 05:29 AM | News Comment
Country of origin of foods study published
The Food Standards Agency is today publishing the results of a study to look at the origin of foods claiming to be from the UK and Ireland. The study ...
30-07-2014 02:50 AM | News Comment
Volatile market and low investment fears for future of UK sheep market
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31-07-2014 01:32 AM
Farmers could face €140m fine after milk supply surge
A massive surge in milk supplies since April this year means dairy farmers could be facing a €140m superlevy fine next spring. However, a major pul...
31-07-2014 01:30 AM
Local livestock rustling ring nabbed
An organised rustling ring has been dealt a significant blow after seven arrests in Hastings in the past week — and police say there are more to come....
31-07-2014 01:28 AM
Brazilian farmers demand Monsanto refund their money
Brazilian farmers are asking Monsanto and other producers of pest-resistant corn seeds to reimburse them for money spent on additional pesticides when...
31-07-2014 01:26 AM
Investors eye farmland as the next big thing
The latest boom for investors isn’t high-tech or Big Pharma. According to Wally Brockhoff of Lathrop & Gage, investment firms are going to the cows or...
31-07-2014 01:25 AM
Dairy farmers urged to trim the fat
Dairy farmers should trim the fat and pay close attention to farm costs this season after Fonterra cut its forecasted milk price yesterday, DairyNZ sa...
31-07-2014 01:24 AM
Beef costs set to rise as cattle rally on supply woes
Beef costs are poised to rise further as feeder-cattle futures climbed to cap the longest rally in 37 years amid mounting U.S. supply concerns. Cat...
31-07-2014 01:23 AM
Cargill to close beef plant, cites cattle shortage
Cargill plans to close a Milwaukee beef-processing plant which employs about 600 people on Friday due to a shortage of cattle. A Midwest drought in...

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30-07-2014 14:45 PM
Insurance Sales Agent / Group Business Partner
NFU Mutual Insurance Sales Agent / Group Business Partner Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria £29,000 OTE with uncapped earning potential About the role Li...
30-07-2014 14:41 PM
Insurance Sales Agent/ Group Business Partner
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28-07-2014 03:14 AM
Feed Ingredients Product Manager -Midlands
My client is seeking a Product Manager to direct the company's product portfolio in order to assist the sales and management teams. My client is a pre...
28-07-2014 03:13 AM
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28-07-2014 03:07 AM
Sales Person - Veterinary Company
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28-07-2014 03:04 AM
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30-07-2014 | Reports
A vision for British lamb production
The first ever NSA and NFU ‘Vision for British Lamb Production’ report has been launched today (Wednesday) at the NSA Sheep Event, clearly...
28-07-2014 | General Farming
Badger Vaccination Fund 2014
This TB Information Note explains that we are re-opening the Badger Vaccination Fund for 2014 for badger vaccination projects in selected counties. Th...
25-07-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 25th July 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 25th July 2014
21-07-2014 | General Farming
Log exports from Canada and the US to Asia have in...
Log exports from Canada and the US to Asia have increased this yearwith the shipment from the US South being 130 % higher than in 2013,reports the Nor...
21-07-2014 | Reports
Unlock the Countryside’s Potential
CLA President Henry Robinson on the 18 July told politicians to be “realistic about rural policy” as he launched the CLA manifesto Unlock ...
21-07-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 18th July 2014
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16-07-2014 | Ezines and Brochures
AS Communications Summer 2014 Newsletter
AS Communications Summer 2014 Newsletter

Agricultural Shows and Events

01-08-2014 | Fronhaul Field, Cefn Road, Fishguard, Pembrokeshire
Fishguard Show
Enjoy an exciting day out for all the family at this typical Agricultural Show. Attractions include judging of Cattle, Sheep, Pig and Horse Classes; P...
01-08-2014 | The Show Field, Park Farm, Dumfries
Dumfries & Lockerbie Agricultural Show
As the largest agricultural event in the area the Show provides something of interest for everybody whether they are local or a visitor. Trade sta...
01-08-2014 | Vivary Park, Taunton, Somerset
Taunton Flower Show
A flower show with a difference! Running for 145 years in Vivary Park in the centre of Taunton - we have an arena where we will have terrier racing an...
01-08-2014 | South Inch Park, Edinburgh Road, Perth, Scotland
Perth Show
Perth Show 2014 - Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd August at the South Inch, Perth.
02-08-2014 | The Garstang Showfield, Off Green Lane East, Garstang, Preston, Lancashire
Garstang Show
14 different breeds of cattle including Jersey, Highland and Longhorn. 15 breeds of sheep including rare breeds. Shire Horses including brewery and pr...

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The Dairy Show 2014
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November 12th & 13th 2014 will be the first Midlands Machinery Show.
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The leading knowledge exchange event concentrating on the key areas of crop protection.
LAMMA 2015
The UK’s largest farm machinery, equipment and agricultural services show. Held in January each year, LAMMA regularly attracts up to 40,000 farmers.


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