20-10-2014 10:24 AM | News Comment
EU promotion aims to encourage people to cook lamb
A £6.17m campaign to encourage more people to cook with lamb across six European countries is to be launched thanks to a co-promotion deal EBLEX has s...
20-10-2014 10:04 AM | News Comment
Ministers to meet dairy representatives after milk price crash
Environment Secretary Liz Truss has said she will meet with members from the dairy industry this week after recent milk price falls have caused a numb...
20-10-2014 09:56 AM | Finance Comment
Can farmers can double tax benefits by choosing renewables?
Farmers yet to take full advantage of their Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) should consider renewables as a way of doubling the potential benefits, ...
20-10-2014 09:45 AM | Arable Comment
New GrowHow farm adviser for South West and South Wales
Hefin Llywd has joined GrowHow UK as the company’s newest field-based Farm Adviser. He took up his new position on 13 October and will cover the South...
20-10-2014 09:42 AM | Arable Comment
Can Galera be used this autumn?
Growers have been asking the Dow AgroSciences’ Hotline whether the herbicide Galera (clopyralid + picloram) can be used this autumn where broad-leaved...
20-10-2014 09:32 AM | Finance Comment
Government to cut subsidies to solar farms
Farmers will lose their right to claim subsidies for fields filled with solar panels under new plans to ensure more agricultural land is dedicated to ...
20-10-2014 03:34 AM | News Comment
Flooding video shows plight of farmers
A video of a farming couple from the Somerset Levels coming to terms with being flooded last winter highlights why the Government must urgently invest...
20-10-2014 03:27 AM | News Comment
Proposed weight increases 'need to go further'
Weight increases proposed today by the Department for Transport (DfT) need to go further in the next phase to realise the maximum improvement in farm ...
New Holland regains Guinness title for harvesting
New Holland Agriculture has reclaimed the Guinness World Records title, harvesting 797.656 tonnes of wheat in eight hours with the world's most powerf...
17-10-2014 09:52 AM | Dairy Comment
Dairy Council attacks Daily Express article on cancer
An article by the Daily Express linking dairy consumption to cancer have been branded as 'unfounded and inaccurate' by the Dairy Council today. Dr ...
17-10-2014 09:48 AM | Crops Comment
Potato supply chain 'in focus' at November conference
‘From seed to ware’, this year’s Seed Industry Event (SIE14) on 25 November, at the Crieff Hydro in Perthshire, widens its’ appeal to the whole supply...
17-10-2014 09:24 AM | Arable Comment
Wheat closes with double digit gains
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Agricultural News from Around the World

20-10-2014 01:19 AM
As cattle prices climb, ranchers watch out for bovine thievery
Across the country, cattle prices continue to climb. That means profits for some ranchers — and huge potential payoffs for cattle thieves. Drought ...
20-10-2014 01:14 AM
Syngenta faces more suits over Viptera corn seeds
Syngenta AG faces escalating legal battles over its sale of genetically engineered corn seeds that some farmers and agricultural companies say have ro...
20-10-2014 01:12 AM
Drones eyed for use on farm to survey crops
Unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, are famous for their role in international military operations, but there have been recent discussions about thei...
20-10-2014 01:10 AM
Japan's 'sacred' rice farmers rotting from inside
Shuichi Yokota may be the future of Japan's struggling rice industry. The 38-year-old is about half the age of most growers and he relies on cuttin...
20-10-2014 01:09 AM
Dairy farmers urged to look after workers
The national dairy industry body is pushing for greater responsibility among farmers, particularly when it comes to the working conditions on their fa...
20-10-2014 01:07 AM
22 killed in attack on farmers’ market in Xinjiang region
Twenty-two people were killed when four Uighur assailants armed with knives and explosives attacked a market in Xinjiang province last week, as ethnic...
20-10-2014 01:06 AM
Dozens of cattle shot in Northern Nevada
Nevada ranchers are offering a $20,600 reward after the shootings of some 60 head of cattle across northern Nevada since mid-summer. Ten of the ani...

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20-10-2014 10:47 AM
Senior Agent / Group Secretary - Boston-Spa
About the role Like every Agency, our Boston-Spa office is at the heart of the local community. This well-established, well-respected insurance sale...
20-10-2014 02:51 AM
Trainee Seed Assistants x 2 - Lincolnshire and East Anglia
De Lacy Executive have two great new vacancies for Trainee Seed Assistants in the East of England. Our well known client is actively seeking two Train...
20-10-2014 02:49 AM
Life Retention Unit Adviser - NFU Mutual
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20-10-2014 02:46 AM
Locum Agency Manager - NFU Mutual
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20-10-2014 02:37 AM
Consultant/Trainee Advisor - Agricultural Markets - CAMBRIDGE
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20-10-2014 02:35 AM
Urgent - Broiler Farm Manager - West Midlands
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20-10-2014 02:30 AM
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20-10-2014 | Renewable Energy
SEPRA Market Report - 17th October 2014
Demand is quiet according to most sources, but at the same time there appears to be no surpluses. There has been some cheaper French eggs coming into ...
20-10-2014 | Finance
Rabobank Traders' Report - 20th October 2014
Non-Commercial participants continued to build their net long position across agri commodities over the week, adding 61,357 lots WOW, to 144,173 lots,...
17-10-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 10th October 2014
The market is a bit all over the place, some saying it is quiet, some ticking over, some quite busy, it all depends where you are in the country and w...
16-10-2014 | Dairy
Opportunities for Turkey's dairy industry
Turkey’s developing dairy market offers exciting opportunities in its emerging export industry with access to markets that western players have ...
16-10-2014 | Pigs
Global pork market cooling down
With the peak of the 2014 porcine epidemic diarrhoea virus (PEDv) outbreaks behind us, the global pork industry was faced with another challenge in th...
09-10-2014 | Sheep
British Sheep Breeding in 2012
The breeding structure of the British sheep industry 2012, which analyses the results of a survey completed by nearly 10,000 wool producers registered...
08-10-2014 | Forestry
Wood fiber consumption by the Japanese pulp indust...
Wood fiber consumption by the Japanese pulp industry was up six percent in first half of 2014 with hardwood chip supply from Vietnam and South Africa ...

Agricultural Shows and Events

08-11-2014 | Newark Showground, Lincoln Road, Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire
Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show
The Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show boasts over 400 vintage tractors and has become the best specialist show of its type in the UK in just 5 ...
08-11-2014 | The Showground, Gwalchmai, Holyhead, Anglesley
Anglesey Winter Show
Hundreds of people travelled from far and wide to show off their animals at the Anglesey Winter Fair. The two-day fair, held during the weekend, al...
08-11-2014 | 3 Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcs
Living Heritage - Late Late Game Show
There's something for everyone in action - packed, great days out! All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm daily and dogs are most welcome, so ...
15-11-2014 | Staffordshire County Showground, Weston Road, Stafford, Staffordshire
Staffordshire County Showground - English Winter F...
Livestock Classes for Beef Cattle, Sheep and Pigs. Carcass Classes for Beef, Lambs, Pigs and Turkeys as well as Classes for Hay, Cereals and Potatoes....
22-11-2014 | Jealott’s Hill International Research Centre, Bracknell, Berkshire
Managing Crop Pests and Diseases in a Changing Env...
educing crop losses resulting from pests and diseases is becoming ever more important as the need for global food production continues to rise. Here ...

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18-10-2014 16:39 PM
Chicago Reports
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19-10-2014 01:10 PM | by reg pollard
so NFU claims this years badger slaughter,been a successful operation,yeah right,it was never going to be anything but successful without any Independ...
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18-10-2014 08:30 AM | by reg pollard
now that this years badger slaughter is about to end,we must look ahead to May,2015,& get this murderous government out of office,This is the only way...
Comment made on Badger Trust to challenge legality ...
17-10-2014 08:12 PM | by Barry Goldwater
nice to hear that the 2nd episode of culling badgers has yet again been branded a big failure,even though the super trained marksmen,were ordered to k...
Comment made on Badger Trust to challenge legality ...
17-10-2014 05:52 PM | by Clued-Up
The NFU appears to have donated its members' funds to the culling companies and participating landowners when the costs of the badger cull rose far hi...
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