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9 February 2016 09:21:15 | Finance,News,NFU

9 February 2016 17:33:03 | Arable,Crops,News
Boost for UK crop science as two leading institutions join forces

Two leading UK crop research institutes are joining forces to create a major new centre for applied crop science and innovati...

9 February 2016 15:08:24 | Cattle,News,NFU,Produce,Sheep
NFU calls industry summit on beef and lamb promotion

The NFU is calling on processors, retailers and levy bodies to look at new and innovative ways of marketing beef and lamb. ...

9 February 2016 14:09:00 | Arable,Crops,News,Produce,Top Tips
Record warm winter weather reinvigorates Blight vigilance

Blight generated strong debate at AHDB Potatoes’ Winter Forums held this January, as award winning Late-Blight specialist, Dr...

9 February 2016 13:33:40 | Cattle,News,Produce,Supermarkets
Local mum sells home to tackle supermarket giants with award winning approach to farming

Enterprising single mum, Judi James, 55, from West Dorset, has been crowned winner of a national business award after she sol...

9 February 2016 12:53:18 | Animal Health,Cattle,News,Produce,Sheep
Real grass-fed beef and lamb certification mark approved

The ‘Pasture for Life’ Certification Mark, operated by the Pasture-Fed Livestock Association (PFLA), has been approved by the...

9 February 2016 12:27:50 | Agri Safety,News,Property News,Sheep
Joint plea for dog owners to act responsibly around sheep

With the traditional lambing season approaching and reports of dog attacks on sheep increasing, the National Sheep Associatio...

European Commission welcomes 'clear and simple' guidelines to assess welfare of equidae for transport

Today the European Commission welcomed the publication of practical guidelines on assessing the fitness for transport of equi...

FAO Food Price Index starts 2016 at 7-year low

The FAO Food Price Index fell in January, slipping 1.9 percent below its level in the last month of 2015, as prices of all th...

9 February 2016 09:54:50 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Grassland,News,Renewables
Farmers’ use of renewable fertilisers to be revolutionised by new research

Farmers’ and growers’ confidence in digestate and compost has been given a welcome boost, as new ground-breaking research pub...

9 February 2016 09:38:23 | Dairy,Education,News,Produce,Shows and Events
EU Commissioner Hogan in official visit to Colombia and Mexico with European agri-food producers

Phil Hogan, Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, will next week visit Colombia and Mexico accompanied by a bus...

9 February 2016 09:28:55 | Husbandry Advice,Husbandry News,News,Produce,Products
Promotion of EU agricultural products – new calls for proposals published

The first calls for promotion campaigns for EU agricultural products under new EU promotion rules have been opened by the Com...

9 February 2016 09:27:16 | Finance,News,Shows and Events
Charity pays £1.9m to farmers in hardship

Farm charity the Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution (RABI) has distributed around £1.9m to farmers in hardship as inco...

9 February 2016 09:21:15 | Finance,News,NFU
Scottish government urged to deliver part payments to immediately help sooth the cashflow crisis

Scottish farmers are calling on Scottish Government to immediately address the cashflow crisis in Scottish agriculture by del...

9 February 2016 09:00:34 | Cattle,News
Beef farmers invited to visit top cattle finishing farm

The National Beef Association (NBA) has teamed up with Northamptonshire beef farmer Mike Wills, and is inviting people to joi...

9 February 2016 17:26:29 | News
Award-winning artist Mary Ann Rogers commissioned by the H&H Group to decorate Herdwick’s for charity

This week well known Northumberland artist, Mary Ann Rogers, has unveiled her painted sheep as part of the “Go Herdwick” char...

9 February 2016 09:09:24 | Machinery and Equipment,News,Shows and Events
Colourful machine production underway to mark birthday

Production is underway of the first batch of colourful limited edition machines to mark JCB's 70th anniversary.The initia...

8 February 2016 10:29:24 | Cattle,News,Produce,Shows and Events
East Yorkshire beef business shortlisted for farming award

The team behind an innovative beef business are celebrating after reaching the final of the Northern Farmer Awards.Tibtho...

8 February 2016 10:16:14 | Dairy,News,Produce
Arla brings bursts of yellow in new TV ad for 'best of both' milk

Arla has unveiled a colourful new TV ad as part of a £7m campaign to launch Arla Best of Both (BOB): the UK’s first fat-free ...

5 February 2016 10:29:18 | Livestock Equipment,News,Pigs
Quality Equipment raises thousands of pounds for charity in anniversary year

Suffolk-based pig buildings and equipment company, Quality Equipment, has raised £12,810 for the East Anglian Air Ambulance, ...

Iran | 9 February 2016
Iran hopes for agricultural boom post-sanctions

Iran plans to turn itself into a major food exporter, hoping the lifting of sanctions will boost international trade and allo...

France | 9 February 2016
France asks EU for 'market regulation' to help struggling farmers

France wants new "market regulation measures" to help farmers hurt by low milk and pork prices and has submitted proposals ah...

Ireland | 9 February 2016
Spike in calf numbers piles pressure on prices

Calves from the dairy herd are likely to rise by another 100,000 this year, exposing already low calf prices to even further ...

United Kingdom | 9 February 2016
UK poultry farmers still using antibiotics linked to rise of drug-resistant bacteria

UK poultry farmers have increasingly been using antibiotics linked to the development of drug-resistant bugs, an investigatio...

New Zealand | 9 February 2016
Can Hobbit tourism save these troubled dairy farmers?

New Zealand farmer Ian Diprose used to count on the dairy industry for most of his income. Today, he relies on tourism.As...

Japan | 9 February 2016
Farmland consolidation falling short of targets

The total area of farmland rented through the farmland intermediary administration institute is expected to reach 80,000 hect...

Indonesia | 9 February 2016
Cattle set to sail in April: Indonesia to extend validity of cattle import permits

The live cattle trade is upbeat following indications that Indonesia will extend the validity of cattle import permits from t...

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Job for full time Cowman  >>>Carmarthen<<<

We are milking 150 cows, general farm work.

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Two Harvest Workers required on Arable Farm near >>>Peterborough<<<

Two Harvest Workers required from mid-July to early October for a family run 1300 acre arable farm in Cambridgeshire using mo...

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Harvest/Autumn work for a Skilled Operator.  Job on >>>Norfolk/Suffolk border<<<

Highly mechanised progressive arable farming company based on Norfolk/Suffolk border requires a Competent Machinery Operator ...

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Job for a Skilled Tractor/Baler/Telescopic driver.  Farmer/Contractor. >>>Yorkshire<<<

We are looking for experienced Telescopic handler, Tractor & Baler drivers from mid May to October for silage & harve...

Publish date: 10 February 2016
Skilled Yard Manager/Sprayer Operator - job in >>>North East Yorkshire<<< 

You would be responsible for all the spraying and fertiliser application duties, using a self propelled sprayer, whilst manag...

Publish date: 10 February 2016
Job for a Dairy Herdsman   >>> Clitheroe, Lancashire  <<<

We require a herdsperson to assist the owner with the day to day running of a 280 cow dairy herd near Clitheroe, Lancashire.&...

Publish date: 10 February 2016
Job for a Skilled Tractor Driver in >>>North Yorkshire<<< for an Agricultural Contractor

We are looking for skilled tractor drivers for the 2016 slurry, silage and harvest Period.  Duties could include um...

9 February 2016 | Produce | Viewed 1994 times
The new EU promotion policy

European Union farm products are unique in their quality and diversity. In an open global market, merely producing excellent ...

8 February 2016 | Arable | Viewed 824 times
Report on the mid-term review of the EU's Biodiver...

Report on the mid-term review of the EU's Biodiversity Strategy by the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Fo...

8 February 2016 | Arable | Viewed 940 times
Gleadell Market Report - Fertiliser 5th February 2...

Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on the fertiliser markets

8 February 2016 | Crops | Viewed 1050 times
Gleadell Market Report - Wheat & Oilseed Rape 5th ...

David Sheppard, Gleadell’s managing director, comments on the wheat market

5 February 2016 | Arable | Viewed 2355 times
Seven Ways to Save Our Soils

Our soils are degrading, and so, therefore, is the long-term ability for farmers to keep up food productioni. Compaction and ...

5 February 2016 | Education | Viewed 4623 times
The implications of 'Brexit' for UK agriculture

The purpose of this report is not to recommend how anyone should vote in the referendum on continued British membership of th...

2 February 2016 | Animal Health | Viewed 2968 times
The Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare 2015...

Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare report (BBFAW, published 27 January) show that slaughter without pre-stunning is th...

10 February 2016
Energy Now Expo 2016

Farming is one of the most energy intensive industries in operation today. As these energy costs continue to rise, ...

11 February 2016
Telegraph Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show 2016

The Telegraph outdoor adventure & travel show is the UK’s largest exhibition for adventurous people, taking place 1...

11 February 2016
Norfolk Farming Conference 2016

Hear from industry-leading speakers at the Norfolk Farming Conference. Bringing together agricultural experts, inno...

12 February 2016
British Shooting Show 2016

The 1st of April sees tickets go on sale for the 2016 show. The show will be at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire on Fr...

13 February 2016
February Frolics Lambing Event 2016

Come and see newborn lambs every day of this special lambing event with a fun-packed programme for half-term includ...

23 February 2016
NFU Conference 2016

The 2016 conference will be held on Tuesday 23rd and Wednesday 24th February 2016, at the International Convention ...

24 February 2016
BETA International 2016

This ultimate buying experience offers a world of opportunity for exhibitors and visitors from around the globe as ...

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