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27 February 2015 | Cattle

Lack of disease controls ruining UK cattle industry

27 February 2015 | News
Learn from the past to stop unintended consequences of environmental stewardship schemes

The single-focus nature of environmental stewardship schemes means the traditional role of tenanted farms in upland areas is ...

27 February 2015 | Machinery and Equipment
Annual dealer show is a hit with McCormick users

It was an excellent day for McCormick dealer Bryan Hoggarth Ltd at the Carnforth-based dealer’s Annual Show, with local farme...

27 February 2015 | News
Hendrix Genetics and MTech-Systems agree on worldwide working partnership

Hendrix Genetics is to adopt computer software from MTech-Systems for improved management of its worldwide livestock breeding...

27 February 2015 | Arable
European anti-GM regulations preventing 'beneficial crops' being grown in the UK

EU regulations that prevent genetically modified crops from being grown in the UK are not fit for purpose and should be repla...

27 February 2015 | Arable
New light shed on the microbial battleground between soil and roots

The soil around roots of plants such as barley – one of our most important crops - is a battleground where only certain bacte...

27 February 2015 | Cattle
Lack of disease controls ruining UK cattle industry

UK cattle farmers must take firmer control of cattle disease if they are to remain competitive and secure future markets, dom...

27 February 2015 | Arable
Pioneering research facility recognised with UK Grower of the Year award

Directors and staff at a North Yorkshire horticulture research facility are celebrating after winning a prestigious award.

27 February 2015 | News
Entries now open for the annual Countryside Clay Shoot

Organisations, businesses and individuals are being encouraged to enter teams for the 2015 Countryside Clay Shoot, organised ...

27 February 2015 | Arable
Market volatility takes its toll on Welsh farm incomes

Increased volatility has been highlighted today with the latest Welsh Government Farm Income forecasts predicting a decline i...

27 February 2015 | Dairy
EU refers Italy to Court of Justice for failure to recover milk levies

The Commission decided today to refer Italy to the Court of Justice of the European Union for failing to meet its responsibil...

26 February 2015 | Meat Processing
'Unacceptable' levels of contamination in supermarket chickens

73% of fresh chickens on sale in supermarkets in the UK are contaminated with the food poisoning bug campylobacter, according...

26 February 2015 | News
FDF to support UK's most promising food and drink entrepreneurs

The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) strongly supports Defra’s new Food Stars initiative launching today, which highlights som...

16 February 2015
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27 February 2015
Crop prices tied to petroleum and that’s not good for farmers

Producers in the FarmTech conference room looked crestfallen after David Jackson told them the global oilseed market is tied ...

27 February 2015
Robotics and automation take off for farmers

New research released last week by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is predicting that advanced robotics will boost producti...

27 February 2015
Try the Dutch approach to dairy and use barns

New Zealand has developed a unique, extensive dairy system with a low cost price. The Netherlands has gained a reputation for...

27 February 2015
Property quarantined as dairy cow dies from anthrax

A dairy cow has died from the bacterial disease anthrax near Tatura in northern Victoria.

Victoria's Department of Economi...

27 February 2015
MPs call for reform of EU's 'flawed' rules on GM crops

Europe's approval system for genetically modified (GM) crops is "fundamentally flawed", say MPs.

The process assumes GM pl...

27 February 2015
Frack off our farmland, says Tasmania

Tasmania has taken decisive action on its burgeoning gas industry, banning fracking for five years, while controversy boils i...

27 February 2015
Filipino farmers locked in residency struggle

Residency decisions are locking Mid and South Canterbury's Filipino dairy workers into wage jobs and out of careers, advocate...

28 February 2015
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28 February 2015
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28 February 2015
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28 February 2015
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Staffline Agriculture are recruiting on behalf of one of our Clients to find a Quality Assurance Packhouse Team Member. You w...

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Market Survey - UK Agricultural Land 2015

At 131,000 acres, the amount of land publicly marketed across Great Britain during 2014 was the smallest since our records be...

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SEPRA Market Report - 13th February 2015

The market is still firming up, so make hay while the sun shines as there will be a lot of new production particularly Free R...

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The market appears to be hovering, demand has been much less than last week, shock effect of the credit card bills when consu...

23 May 2015
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25 May 2015
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7 June 2015
Rutland County Show

The Rutland Show is an all round county show for the people of Rutland and the surrounding areas. It provides a uni...

31 May 2015
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30 November 2015
Royal Welsh Winter Fair

Set in the heart of rural Wales and priding itself on being the best primestock event in the UK, the Royal Welsh Wi...

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24 February 2015
Chicago Reports

23/02/15 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed flat to with very small losses. The trade has been waiting...

24 February 2015
EU Reports

23/02/15 -- EU grains closed mostly lower on the day. The weak euro, against which the pound ro...

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26 February 2015 | Shropshire POA

A unique and rare opportunity to acquire development land in a...

26 February 2015 | Suffolk £675.00
3 Hereford X Heifers

Here I have 3 Hereford x Heifers for sale, around 18 months old, will make good replacemen...

26 February 2015 | Kent £500.00
Pedigree Dexter Bull

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26 February 2015 | Somerset £50.00
12 glossy old spot weaners for sale

Born 1st Novembet 14, happy outdoor pigs. 6 gilts and 6 castrated boars. All have great ma...

26 February 2015 | Norfolk £17.00
Chickens For Sale

Chickens For Sale, Chickens For Sale... NOW AVAILABLE :- (In small Fowl)...Blue-laced Wyan...

26 February 2015 | Angus Price On Application
Polish Frizzle Roosters

Polish and Pekin frizzle bantam roosters with beautiful markings .They are 4 mths old,frie...

26 February 2015 | West Midlands £180.00
55 Aberdale in lamb ewes

Aberdale in lamb ewes for sale all scanned with 2's and 3's and due to lamb 2nd March. The...

25 February 2015 | Devon £800.00
Halter trained Devon heifers

Full pedigree Devon cows registered with DCBS.
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