23-07-2014 15:54 PM | Arable Comment
Maris otter barley, the secret plot for quality
It may not have a preservation order, but a particular plot of North Norfolk farmland is, to many brewers, sacred. Four acres in size and bounded by t...
23-07-2014 15:22 PM | Machinery and Spares Comment
New tractor transmission wins IMMA
John Deere’s DirectDrive transmission was judged winner of the tractor category in the new International Machinery Manufacturers Awards (IMMA), which ...
23-07-2014 15:17 PM | News Comment
Study highlights potential to reduce long term antibiotic usage for sheep lameness
Sheep farmers could reduce antibiotic treatments for lameness by as much as 92% within two years of implementing the practical FAI Farms Five-Point Pl...
23-07-2014 14:59 PM | Arable Comment
Agri-Tech East to say ancient wheat varieties and latest technology hold key to food security
Global wheat consumption exceeded production in six out of the last eight years. Although increasing yield to meet demand is important, improving resi...
23-07-2014 12:58 PM | Cattle Comment
No horse meat found in latest industry and EU testing
The latest round of industry and European Union (EU) testing published today found no horse meat DNA in meat products at or above the 1% reporting thr...
23-07-2014 11:53 AM | Cattle Comment
Lib Dems warn over collapsing beef prices
The Welsh Liberal Democrats have warned that the recent collapse in beef and lamb prices could leave the industry in Wales unsustainable. Ahead of...
23-07-2014 11:47 AM | Arable Comment
Farmers 'optimistic for future growth' despite falling prices
The second in a series of agricultural surveys conducted this year reveal that the majority of farmers are optimistic about future growth and are plan...
23-07-2014 10:45 AM | Dairy Comment
Dairy Crest announces price cut from September
Dairy Crest has announced a price reduction of 1.1ppl to farmers on standard Liquid and Davidstow contracts from 1 September. Both price changes have ...
23-07-2014 10:40 AM | News Comment
An Anglesey gateway for the Royal Welsh
The new livestock entrance, Porth Môn has been designed by local Radnorshire architect, Mike Garner. The tower represents the Anglesey windmills a...
22-07-2014 16:55 PM | Education Comment
New sector wide food and farming educational resource announced
Countryside Classroom, a sector-wide collaboration, will promote learning both in the natural environment and in the classroom as it announces the dev...
22-07-2014 16:46 PM | News Comment
Broiler farmer tours Europe in a chicken suit
From August 1st, Devon broiler farmer’s daughter, Tamsin French, will dress as a chicken called ‘Rosa’, and embark on a 39-day tour of the European Un...
22-07-2014 16:42 PM | Appointments Comment
New branch manager at John Deere
Antony Scott has been appointed managing director for John Deere Limited in the UK and Ireland. He replaces Richard Johnson, who has been appointed ma...

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The terrible standard of roads in Victoria’s South Gippsland region is costing businesses dearly and compromising public safety. That's the overwh...
23-07-2014 09:37 AM
Investing in land could reap big rewards
The average value of farmland in the UK rose by 3% in the second quarter of 2014, to £7,517 per acre, continuing the upward trend of land values. D...
23-07-2014 09:36 AM
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Tighter international trade restrictions on Russia could trigger a flood of wheat onto global markets. Ukraine and Russia, along with North America...
23-07-2014 09:32 AM
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A draft law to bring reforms in existing agriculture income tax collection and related laws has suggested seven tax slabs for the assessment of farm i...
23-07-2014 09:29 AM
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23-07-2014 09:28 AM
Financiers transforming strawberries into securities
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23-07-2014 09:26 AM
Beef is 10 times more damaging to the environment than poultry, dairy, eggs or pork
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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...
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Unlock the Countryside’s Potential
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AS Communications Summer 2014 Newsletter
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16-07-2014 | General Farming
Rural Payments Agency business plan 2014 to 2015
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15-07-2014 | Reports
Rabobank Poultry Quarterly Q2 2014 - Prices taking...
Global poultry prices are taking off in Q2, according to Rabobank’s Poultry Quarterly Q2: Prices Taking Off report.  This bullishness is dr...
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24-07-2014 | Kennards House, Launceston, Cornwall
Launceston Agricultural Show
The 2014 Launceston Show will be held on Thursday 24th July. We will be celebrating the 125th show with extra special events that are to be announced....
25-07-2014 | Springwood Park, Kelso, Scottish Borders
Border Union Show
Traditionally the annual Show is held on the last Friday and Saturday of July each year in Springwood Park, forty-six acres of parkland on the outskir...
26-07-2014 | Hartnoll Farm, Post Hill, Tiverton, Devon
Mid Devon Show
The BEST one day Agricultural Show in the West! NON STOP activity from 9.00am until 5.30pm. Voted the Best One-day Agricultural Show in the UK...
26-07-2014 | Heckington, Lincolnshire
Heckington Show
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26-07-2014 | Wood Nook, Bampton Grange, Penrith, Cumbria
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