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30 August 2016 10:29:22 | Animal Health,Cattle,Finance,News,Property News,Rural Life
Defra said bovine TB costs taxpayers over £100 million every year
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Aldi will celebrate Red Tractor Week with visit from farmers

Aldi to open its doors to UK farmers during Red Tractor Week

30 August 2016 15:53:31 | News,Shows and Events,Supermarkets

Members of the Red Tractor farm and food standards scheme will be visiting Aldi stores in Bramley, Caerphilly, Enfield, Irlam...


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Melvyn Bragg has accused the National Trust of 'bullying'

Melvyn Bragg attacks 'bullying' National Trust over farm sale

30 August 2016 14:54:50 | Finance,News,Property News

Broadcaster Melvyn Bragg has accused the National Trust of 'bullying' after the charity bought farmland in the Lake District....


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Arable farmers in Scotland have got off to a slow start but momentum is building

Mixed picture on Scottish cereal yields but winds hammer OSR

30 August 2016 14:04:11 | Arable,Crops and Cereals,News

Arable farmers in Scotland have got off to a slow start but momentum is building, according to NFU Scotland's annual harvest ...


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This week, the EU Commission finalised the details of the aid package

Shift of direction in EU milk policy: milk volumes to be cut

30 August 2016 11:59:29 | Cattle,Dairy,News

The aid package adopted in July marks a turning point in the EU milk policy, the European Milk Board has said.The measure...


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Left to right: SAOS Chairman, George Lawrie; Ringlink Chairman , Andrew Moir; Cabinet Secretary, Fergus Ewing; Ringlink MD, Graham Bruce; and Grampian Growers MD, Mark Clark

Co-ops discuss Scottish farming collaboration

30 August 2016 11:21:06 | News,Organic,Produce,Products,Rural Life,Supermarkets

Co-ops have met with Scottish Cabinet Secretary for Rural Economy and Connectivity, Fergus Ewing to discuss the potential for...


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Defra said bovine TB costs taxpayers over £100 million every year

Government grants new badger cull licences to combat 'devastating disease'

30 August 2016 10:29:22 | Animal Health,Cattle,Finance,News,Property News,Rural Life

New badger culling licenses have been granted in areas of England to tackle bovine TB, Farming Minister George Eustice has sa...


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Due to population growth and changing diets, world demand for wheat is expected to increase by 60%

Wheat research to help cope with world's booming population

30 August 2016 10:11:15 | Arable,Crops and Cereals,News,Rural Life

Improving wheat yield to help cope with feeding the world’s booming population is the aim behind a new research project led b...


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The number of farmers decreased by 2% to 29,500 due to decreases in both the full-time and part-time farmer categories

Northern Ireland's crops and livestock numbers increase, but labour workforce falls

30 August 2016 08:29:55 | Crops and Cereals,Husbandry,News,Rural Life

The preliminary results of the June 2016 Agricultural Census have been released by Northern Ireland's Department of Agricultu...


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Disease cases are cropping up more frequently, the National Pig Association has said

Farmers urged to join disease charter following recent Swine Dysentery cases

30 August 2016 08:18:03 | Animal Health,News,Pigs

Another case of Swine Dysentery has been diagnosed on a farm in Yorkshire, initially by clinical sign and confirmed by tests....


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Caution has been urged for rural businesses considering incorporation

Caution urged for rural businesses considering incorporation

30 August 2016 07:56:23 | Finance,News

Caution has been urged for rural businesses considering incorporation, says Chartered Accountants Saffery Champness.Forme...


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8% of agricultural firms have used drone technology for assessing crop growth, and distributing pesticides and fertilisers

Agricultural businesses leading the way with drone technology, new survey reveals

30 August 2016 07:50:59 | Machinery and Equipment,News,Products

New research reveals that agricultural firms are leading the adoption of drone technology.A study of 3,045 UK adults publ...


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92% of shoppers said food companies should ensure food production is fair and sustainable

Survey shows majority of British people want farmers to be paid a fair price

29 August 2016 07:47:49 | Finance,News,Produce,Rural Life,Supermarkets

A new survey has revealed that the vast majority of British consumers believe it is the responsibility of businesses and the ...


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Rodenticide webinar – get up to speed

Rodenticide webinar – get up to speed

30 August 2016 13:47:56 | News,Shows and Events,Top Tips

With the new rules on buying rodenticides due very shortly, AHDB is running two webinars explaining to farmers what they need...


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The event will take place in December

Potato, cereal and oilseed agronomy developments on show at AHDB conference

30 August 2016 11:49:34 | News,Shows and Events

AHDB Cereals & Oilseeds and AHDB Potatoes are uniting to showcase evidence-based developments in agronomy this December.I...


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Revelation suits the early growing slot

Early sowing of winter wheat – maximizing the potential?

30 August 2016 10:59:10 | Crops and Cereals,News

The early sowing of wheat has possibly lost favour and indeed is frowned upon by many growers and agronomists who have moved ...


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2015 Potato Industry Award winner, Nick Vermont, McCain GB

New honour launched on 20th anniversary of Potato Industry Award

29 August 2016 12:06:46 | Crops and Cereals,News,Shows and Events

2016 marks the twentieth anniversary of the highly coveted Potato Industry Award, to be presented to a new winner at the AHDB...


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N and P for oilseed rape establishment

27 August 2016 12:00:10 | Crops and Cereals,News,Top Tips

In the last few years it has become increasingly apparent that the concept of placing the autumn N and P fertiliser alongside...


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Thailand
| 30 August 2016

Thailand's Agriculture Minister Chatchai Sarikulya has confirmed he wants a deputy minister appointed to share the "growing w...


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USA
| 30 August 2016

Wildlife agents authorized to eradicate a group of 11 wolves for repeated attacks on cattle in Washington state have hunted d...


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Ireland
| 30 August 2016

The IFA and ICMSA have clashed on how a new €22m support package for the dairy sector should be spent.While IFA has sugge...


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Australia
| 30 August 2016

For many Aussies, splurging on a ribeye may be a thing of the past, as a global beef shortage has sent shockwaves through mea...


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USA
| 30 August 2016

A drone whirred to life in a cloud of dust, then shot hundreds of feet skyward for a bird's-eye view of a vast tomato field i...


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France
| 30 August 2016

French milk producers on Monday stepped up their protests against global dairy giant Lactalis amidst a slump in prices ahead ...


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Machinery operator required for large cropping farm on the South Island of New Zealand 45 minutes from Christchurch and 1 hou...


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Job in  >>>New Zealand
Publish date: 29 August 2016

Enthusiastic and conscientious shepherd required to join our team on a large upland farm. Enterprise runs 4,50...


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Job for Shepherd/ Stocksman Scottish Borders
Publish date: 28 August 2016

An exciting career vacancy has arisen for an experienced Ruminant Sales Specialist to enhance the North West team and grow a ...


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Ruminant Sales Specialist
Publish date: 28 August 2016

Our client seeks an ambitious manager with the potential to grow into a senior role and be involved with key commercial and p...


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De Lacy Executives client is a highly respected and successful manufacturer of ventilation equipment and systems, largely use...


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Publish date: 27 August 2016

Organic beef and sheep farm looking for a full time employee.  Duties to include winter feeding of cattle and sheep, all...


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General Farm Worker job responsible for tractor work on large Beef & Sheep farm  >>South West<<
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Defra report tracking the progress of the Natural Environment White Paper  published in 2011.


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Stephen Devlin, an economist with the New Economics Foundation, has said that the UK will need to make farming jobs more attr...


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Gleadell Market Report - Fertiliser 19th August 2016


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The first paper in CPRE's new Food and Farming Foresight series suggests that, following the EU referendum deci...


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The Dales' foremost agricultural show with dry stone walling, produce, handicrafts, horticulture, equestrian events...


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Set within the beautiful parklands of Burghley House, Stamford in Lincolnshire, AR Events Ltd in association with t...


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Weedon Park, situated on the outskirts of Aylesbury town, is home to the 148th Bucks County Show on Thursday 1st Se...


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Weedon Park, Weedon, near Aylesbury
2 September 2016
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Chatsworth Country Fair wouldn't be the success it is without the army of exhibitors, organisers, volunteers, trade...


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Chatsworth, Bakewell
3 September 2016
3 September 2016

Kingsbridge Show is celebrating its it's 135th year, 62 of which have been at Borough Farm, just outside of Kingsbr...


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Borough Farm, East Allington
3 September 2016
3 September 2016

Set in 30 acres of countryside, the annual Orsett Show in Essex is a great day out with plenty for all the family t...


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3 September 2016
3 September 2016

Main Ring Grand Parades of Prize winning LivestockMain Ring Grand Parades of Modern and Vintage farm machinery ...


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NPTC Brushcutting Operations

Including assessment. The course includes: Risk Assessment Maintenance on machine Service line ...


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Agriculture (Level 2)

This one-year programme designed for school leavers will introduce students to the basics of machinery, crop and an...


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Level 3 Advanced Agriculture Apprenticeship

An apprenticeship in agriculture is not just about muddy wellies and long hours outside. This apprenticeship offers...


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Poultry-Keeping for Beginners

Designed for the complete beginner, this one-day course examines the different techniques used when caring for poul...


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Tractor Driving

Safe tractor operation in agriculture, forestry and horticulture is an essential part of a challenging area of work...


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Maintenance and Repair of Agricultural Machinery

The main aim is for mechanically minded experienced tractor driver to acquire the necessary skills and understandin...


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Intermediate Apprenticeship Horse Care

The course consists of on-the-job training at your place of work with some off-the-jo’ training which may inc...


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BFREPA Conference and AGM 2016

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The BFREPA Conference is the largest of it's kind in the UK with between 500 to 600 produc...
The National Motorcycle Museum, Coventry Road, Hampton in Arden, Solihull, B92 0EJ
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CropTec 2016 - Tuesday 29th - Wednesday 30th November

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Making agriculture a priority when it comes to the Brexit negotiations is crucial according to Dr Andrew Francis, Acting...


22 August 2016

'Very encouraging' pig prices, according to farmer...

Current pig prices are ‘very encouraging’ according to pig farmer Richard Longthorp.The former chairman ...


18 August 2016

Organic food enjoying resurgence

The organic food sector is enjoying a resurgence.Organic meat, in particular, is proving increasingly popular, follo...


15 August 2016

Priestner on Cage Free

The chairman of the NFU Poultry Board says the egg industry has been thrown into uncertainty by the cage-free commitment...


11 August 2016

First field test of robotic farm hand SwagBot

Meet SwagBot.He has successfully demonstrated the ability to operate in the rugged cattle station environment.Fu...


Farmer Ray and his partner Val love welcoming families and school groups keen to find out more about the countrysid...


Enjoy the fun of an all weather attraction providing entertainment for the whole family… rain or shine.Dairylan...


Tattershall Farm Park is a friendly family run attraction where fun and farming go hand in hand.Keep the childr...


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Scaddows Farm is located in beautiful countryside on the A514 between Ticknall and Hartshorne in South Derbyshire....


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