28-08-2014 07:26 AM | News Comment
NFU extends monitoring of Russian ban impact
NFU Scotland is to extend its regular monitoring of retail shop shelves to examine any impact that the Russian trade ban may have on prices or demand ...
28-08-2014 07:16 AM | Meat Processing Comment
16-year high for UK sheep meat exports
UK export volumes of sheep meat in the first six months of 2014 hit their highest half-year level since 1998, according to EBLEX. Global shipments ...
28-08-2014 03:44 AM | Agri Safety Comment
Farmers encouraged to have health checks
Farmers in Devon are being encouraged to have a free NHS Health Check to minimise their risk of developing common lifestyle-related conditions such as...
28-08-2014 03:36 AM | News Comment
Research could lead to robot sheepdogs
Research to develop a mathematical shepherding model could lead to the development of robots that can gather and herd livestock, Swansea University ha...
28-08-2014 03:31 AM | Animal Health Comment
Wildlife trusts urge badger vaccination schemes
Vaccination schemes are being demonstrated as a 'practical, cost-effective option' in dealing with bovine tuberculosis, an animal trust is claiming in...
28-08-2014 02:20 AM | News Comment
NSA ram sale honours retiring committee members
Two staunch members of the NSA Wales and Border Ram Sales were honoured in a ceremony at the early Builth sale on Monday 4th August, to mark their ret...
28-08-2014 02:17 AM | News Comment
Farmers reminded of dangers of rail line crossings
With the re-opening of the Cambrian rail line between Harlech and Pwllheli to engineering trains earlier this month, which is to be followed shortly b...
27-08-2014 11:31 AM | LAMMA Comment
Spaldings launch a range of new products and 'weigh in' 50 tonne of farmers at LAMMA 2014
Spaldings have reported another successful LAMMA Show, despite the wet weather conditions and change of location. The company displayed a wide se...
27-08-2014 10:38 AM | Arable Comment
Russia to discuss wheat for oil swap with Iran
EU grains closed mixed, but mostly lower, with the exception of rapeseed. The "insurance" premium built in prior to the weekend to cover against an es...
27-08-2014 10:33 AM | Arable Comment
USDA highest corn rating since 1994
Soycomplex Beans closed a little lower, save for front month Sep 14 which continued its spectacular fall from grace. That contract has now fallen a...
27-08-2014 07:02 AM | Arable Comment
Soils to be surveyed in the South of England
The British Geological Society has told the NFU that it is carrying out a ‘low density geochemical soil survey of the South of England’ this September...
27-08-2014 06:26 AM | News Comment
Bill amendment aims to increase cycling rates
Six national organisations are today proposing an amendment to the Infrastructure Bill, which would arrest the decline in funding for healthy every da...

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28-08-2014 01:59 AM
Minister meets IFA over beef crisis
Meat factories have been urged by Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney to show as much flexibility as possible to farmers when it comes to weight sp...
28-08-2014 01:59 AM
Swaziland is moving towards commercial farming
In a major effort to revitalize agriculture here, the government, the European Union and FAO have helped over 20,000 smallholder farmers produce more,...
28-08-2014 01:57 AM
State issues public health alert about meat and poultry
The Ohio Department of Agriculture is issuing a public health alert for an undetermined amount of various meat and poultry products produced by Tank's...
28-08-2014 01:54 AM
Boost for Phil Hogan in race for agriculture portfolio
Italian foreign minister Federica Mogherini is back in the race to become EU foreign policy chief, potentially boosting the Government’s campaign to s...
28-08-2014 01:51 AM
Dutch farmers dump tonnes of produce as Russian sanctions hit prices
Tonnes of tomatoes, pears and apples were being dumped by Dutch farmers on Wednesday as they signed up for compensation after prices plunged in respon...
28-08-2014 01:51 AM
Fonterra announces tie-up with big China dairy firm
New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra has announced its intention to take a 20% stake in one of China's biggest milk processors, Beingmate. The tie-up w...
28-08-2014 01:49 AM
Bluetongue confirmed in cattle, sheep in Romania
The bluetongue disease, an infectious disease which affects cattle and sheep, was confirmed in seven villages in Buzau county, south-east of Romania, ...

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28-08-2014 05:58 AM
Machinery Field Sales Executive - Cheshire
Our client is a specialist manufacturer of agricultural machinery used by livestock farmers, mainly dairy farmers and poultry producers. Quality, exce...
28-08-2014 05:53 AM
Employer Account Manager
Employer Account Manager £27,714 - £29,355 Bridgwater College are looking for an experienced individual who has a real commitment to comprehensive po...
28-08-2014 05:52 AM
Learning Support Co-ordinator Dog Grooming
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28-08-2014 05:45 AM
UK Technical Sales Manager - Equine & Pet Nutrition
We are currently seeking an experienced UK Technical Sales Manager on behalf of our client, an esteemed international animal nutrition company. The ro...
28-08-2014 05:42 AM
Actuarial Executive - NFU Mutual
One of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies, NFU Mutual has been meeting our customers’ needs for over 100 years. Our ...
28-08-2014 05:40 AM
Corporate Development Manager - NFU Mutual
One of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies, NFU Mutual has been meeting our customers’ needs for over 100 years. Our ...
28-08-2014 05:30 AM
Compliance Consultant
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27-08-2014 | General Farming
Monitoring the humaneness and effectiveness of bad...
This document sets out how the effectiveness and humaneness of this year’s badger culls in West Somerset and West Gloucestershire will be monito...
27-08-2014 | General Farming
Guide on controlled shooting of badgers
This guide provides advice to those licensed to carry out controlled shooting of free-ranging badgers in the field to prevent the spread of bovine TB ...
27-08-2014 | General Farming
Minimum and maximum badgers to be culled in year 2
This paper sets out Defra’s advice to Natural England on setting minimum and maximum number of badgers to be culled in West Somerset and West Gl...
27-08-2014 | Reports
More information about the Common Agricultural Pol...
The way farmers, land managers and agents will apply for schemes and claim Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) payment is changing; they will need to use...
22-08-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 22nd August 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 22nd August 2014
21-08-2014 | General Farming
July 2014 milk production figures
The United Kingdom wholesale milk deliveries totalled 1,230.8 million litres in July, the fourth month of the new milk year, figures released by the R...
18-08-2014 | General Farming
Livestock Keeper Satisfaction and Communication Su...
AHVLA has received largely positive feedback from livestock keepers about their experience of interacting with AHVLA staff and services.Four hundred l...

Agricultural Shows and Events

28-08-2014 | Monmouth, Monmouthshire
Monmouthshire Show
Largest one day Agricultural Show in Wales offering a tremendous amount of variety from Livestock through to Shopping and Entertainment. The Monm...
28-08-2014 | Weedon Park, Weedon, near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Bucks County Show
One Day Agricultural Show with over 250 Cattle and 250 Sheep exhibited. We have HOYS qualifiers and Olympia qualifiers for the Horse Showing together ...
28-08-2014 | The Showground, Killatree Cross, Holsworthy, Devon
Holsworthy and Stratton Agricultural Show
A fun filled day out for all the family. Entertainment all day long in the Sully & Co main ring and the Cornish mutual entertainment ring including gy...
29-08-2014 | Chatsworth Country Fair, The Barge, Gt Walsingham, Norfolk
Chatsworth Country Fair
The Country Fair is one of England's most spectacular annual outdoor events, held in Chatsworth park, and it attracts large crowds from all over the c...
30-08-2014 | Newcastleton, Scottish Borders
Holm Show
Holm Show is a small traditional agricultural event that takes place annually. The show has been proudly running since 1883, having started life as th...

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November 12th & 13th 2014 will be the first Midlands Machinery Show.
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The UK’s largest farm machinery, equipment and agricultural services show. Held in January each year, LAMMA regularly attracts up to 40,000 farmers.


27-08-2014 08:29 AM
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27-08-2014 09:13 PM | by Carole Shorney
Do you think they are looking at loss of e.g. selenium from a dietary point of view?
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Well written article about the necessities of having GPS trackers to really protect your investments in live stock or farming equipment.
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