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27-11-2014 15:01 PM | Meat Processing Comment
70% of chicken tests positive for campylobacter, FSA announces
70% of chickens tested positive for the presence of campylobacter, the Food Standards Agency has today announced. The cumulative results from the f...
27-11-2014 14:55 PM | Finance Comment
Farmers risk losing out on subsidy due to poor exchange rates
British farmers risk losing out on a vital European subsidy because of poor exchange rates and hidden fees. Single Farm Payments will be made by th...
27-11-2014 00:45 AM | CLA Comment
Government introduces mobile coverage for countryside
The government has introduced plans for a 'national roaming mobile network' to ensure all rural communities receive mobile phone coverage. The CLA,...
27-11-2014 00:40 AM | News Comment
Farmers' plea for clearer communication
Farmers are feeling 'increasingly frustrated' by the lack of information they are receiving from the Welsh government with regards to the new A487 Bon...
New John Deere machinery to be shown at LAMMA
John Deere’s new 6R and 6M Series tractors, R4040i self-propelled sprayer and 8000 Series self-propelled forage harvester will be featured for the fir...
26-11-2014 09:41 AM | Arable Comment
Russia forecasting low grain crop, rouble weakness
EU grains closed mostly higher, with London wheat closing above GBP130/tonne and Paris wheat over EUR180/tonne for the first time on a front month sin...
26-11-2014 08:33 AM | News Comment
Modern sheep genetics on the world stage
A record breaking number of six sheep breeds were represented on the joint EBLEX and British Livestock Genetics stand at the major Eurotier show. E...
26-11-2014 02:27 AM | News Comment
Greater accuracy for pig growth sensor
On-farm development work has resulted in greater accuracy of information retrieval provided by the growth sensor system. This significant development ...
26-11-2014 02:19 AM | Agri Safety Comment
Vets welcome Defra avian flu publication
Wild birds are one possible source of the H5N8 avian flu outbreak in East Yorkshire. That is why Defra are advising poultry keepers to follow good pra...
26-11-2014 02:11 AM | Cattle Comment
Government must stop 'ruthless milk discounting'
Ruthless retail milk discounting is not sustainable, and ultimately will damage the sustainability of the UK dairy industry, NFU dairy board chairman ...
26-11-2014 02:05 AM | Arable Comment
Farmers 'should now know the rules' as Defra clarifies CAP issues
Further clarification of some of the more controversial elements of the new Common Agricultural Policy has been issued by Defra ahead of its introduct...
Case IH to launch new machinery at LAMMA 2015
Case IH will exhibit new products at LAMMA 2015, the UK’s largest farm equipment show, on 21 and 22 January. In addition to the new Case IH Rowtr...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
27-11-2014 00:21 AM
Dairy industry 'so desperate' that farmers turn to Samaritans
Dairy farmers are turning to suicide prevention charity the Samaritans because the industry is in a “desperate” state, MPs have heard. The milk pri...
27-11-2014 00:21 AM
Bank report finds northern Australian cropping unprofitable
Developing grain and oilseed crops in northern Australia would be an unprofitable venture at current prices, according to a research report from the A...
27-11-2014 00:20 AM
No ban on GM crop field trials: Javadekar
There is no ban on GM crop field trials either by the government or the Supreme Court, environment minister Prakash Javadekar said on Wednesday. T...
27-11-2014 00:18 AM
Ontario's curbs on insecticide may protect bees but diminish crops
The Canadian province of Ontario's move to protect bees by reducing use of an insect-killing pesticide may diminish corn and soybean production, seed ...
27-11-2014 00:15 AM
India's farming women use cameras to share lessons
Kavita Devi has spent 50 years farming the way her elders taught her. Until recently, that meant working other people’s land in the northeastern India...
27-11-2014 00:12 AM
Zim farmers outcry at cattle sales ban
Beef producers in southern Zimbabwe have appealed to government to lift the ban on cattle sales and movement as such a move, aimed at curbing disease,...
27-11-2014 00:11 AM
Uruguay's world first in cattle farming
Uruguay is sometimes described as "one big farm". It's a country, albeit a small one, where cattle outnumber people by four to one and farming is the ...

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Recruitment

 
26-11-2014 23:29 PM
Sales Rep (Livestock Nutrition)
Understanding of dairy farming is a distinct advantage. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing new and existing relationships wit...
26-11-2014 23:29 PM
Sales Rep (Livestock Nutrition)
2/3 years farm sales experience is essential. The ideal candidate for this role will come from an intensive farming background and possess a thorough....
26-11-2014 23:07 PM
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26-11-2014 23:05 PM
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26-11-2014 23:05 PM
Communications Officer (Fixed-term)
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Knowledge Centre

 
26-11-2014 | Poultry
Wild birds - flu biosecurity measures
Wild birds are one possible source of the H5N8 avian flu outbreak in East Yorkshire. That is why we are advising poultry keepers to follow good practi...
25-11-2014 | Poultry
Avian influenza (bird flu) Wild birds - biosecurit...
DEFRA's latest Avian Influenza Guidelines are now available to download.
21-11-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 21st November 2014
Prices in England are still spiralling up, there are virtually no spare eggs anywhere, we have had several comments of, if we had any spare eggs they ...
17-11-2014 | Poultry
Declaration of a Protection Zone and a Surveillanc...
The Chief Veterinary Officer has confirmed that highly pathogenic avian influenza is present in England. and has taken into account the criteria set o...
17-11-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 14th November 2014
The market is almost empty and that is before the Christmas demand really kicks in, marketeers whether mega or small are scouring the country for eggs...
17-11-2014 | Produce
Food and Agribusiness Survey 2014
Norton Rose Fulbright interviewed over 80 senior executives from organisations across the global food and agribusiness industry in order to identify o...
14-11-2014 | Dairy
UK wholesale milk production figures - October 201...
The United Kingdom wholesale milk deliveries totalled 1,155.4 million litres in October, the seventh month of the new milk year, figures released by t...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
29-11-2014 | Amsterdam RAI, Europaplein 22, 1078 GZ Amsterdam
CropWorld Global 2014
With more than 80 exhibitors including agrochemical manufacturers and distributors, leading seed and crop producers, biotech companies, research and m...
01-12-2014 | Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Powys
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 Winter Fair has something to offer ev...
03-12-2014 | Truro Primestock Show, Lemon Quay, Truro, Cornwall
Truro Primestock Show
This is a popular occasion, bringing the countryside and farming into the heart of the City. You can see at close hand the very best of the Cornwall's...
06-12-2014 | South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex
South of England Festive Food & Drink Fayre
Get into the Christmas spirit in style this December at our traditional Festive Food & Drink Fayre. Far away from the hassle of the high street, th...
11-12-2014 | The King's Hall Complex, Lisburn Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Royal Ulster Winter Fair
Royal Ulster Winter Fair is an established and highly successful event in the Agricultural calender. Open for 1 day it is primarily dairy orientated. ...

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Energy Now Expo 2015
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The BFREPA Conference is the largest of it's kind in the UK with between 500 to 600 producers expected to attend.
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Markets

27-11-2014 16:19 PM
Chicago Reports
26/11/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans broke the trend of generally closing the pre-Thanksgiving Day ses...
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EU Reports
26/11/14 -- EU grains are mixed heading into the close of play. Jan 15 London wheat is currentl...
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Believe you me Clues-Up science is not all on your side - The flaws in the methodology of the RBCTrials were published in the reports. To call this "h...
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There is no such thing as sustainable dairy farming (or any livestock farming) as long as the human population continues to grow. Best thing that any ...
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Cut to the chase. A two year study will mean that you have "missed the boat" As far as the feed in tariff and investors who by then will have moved ...
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Large black sows
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For sale is my best pedigree Coloured Ryeland ram lamb. His sire is Glanrho...
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I have 2 x Speckled Sussex Pullet Hens (New Forest Poultry Stock) 24 weeks...
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