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2 December 2016 | News
Many hill farmers still await 2015 BPS payments
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'After a very difficult year for the industry, this will make a significant difference to our farmers'

Northern Ireland issues £79.4m worth of BPS payments

2 December 2016 | Finance,Government,News

Northern Ireland issues £79.4m worth of BPS payments

Northern Ireland's government has announced that Basic Payments (BPS) totalling £79.4 million have been issued from yesterday...


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Emergency services attended and a man in his 60's was pronounced dead at the scene

Farmer dies after falling into silo on a farm

2 December 2016 | Agri Safety,News

Farmer dies after falling into silo on a farm

A man in his 60s has died after falling into a silo at a farm in Devon.Police, ambulance and fire crews were all called t...


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Northern Ireland's vegetable producers are feeling festive

Northern Ireland's vegetable growers feel festive with 'buy local' video

2 December 2016 | News,Produce,Shows and Events

Northern Ireland's vegetable growers feel festive with 'buy local' video

The countdown to Christmas is on and Northern Ireland’s vegetable and potato growers are busy harvesting festive vegetables -...


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The current President of NFU Scotland is Allan Bowie, who has served for two years

Farmers come forward to challenge for NFU Scotland presidential elections

2 December 2016 | News,NFU,Shows and Events

Farmers come forward to challenge for NFU Scotland presidential elections

Farmers from Fife, Dumfries and Galloway, the Borders, South Lanarkshire and Perthshire have put their hats into the ring for...


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The increase in domestic marketing spend of £1 million is proposed to help position pork as a versatile meal solution

AHDB Pork proposes to spend extra £1m on promoting British pork

2 December 2016 | Meat Processing,News,Pigs,Produce

AHDB Pork proposes to spend extra £1m on promoting British pork

AHDB Pork is proposing to spend an extra £1m on promoting British pork under a new three-year strategy for the sector, launch...


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FUW has argued that agricultural support following UK's exit from EU should be maintained

'Transition period of 10 years' needed to adjust to new farming policies post-Brexit, union says

2 December 2016 | Government,News

'Transition period of 10 years' needed to adjust to new farming policies post-Brexit, union says

A transition period of at least 10 years is necessary in order to phase in and allow the industry to adjust to new agricultur...


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Many hill farmers still await 2015 BPS payments

1,000 hill farmers face bleak winter as many still wait for 2015 BPS payments

2 December 2016 | News

1,000 hill farmers face bleak winter as many still wait for 2015 BPS payments 1,000 hill farmers face bleak winter as many still wait for 2015 BPS payments

More than 1,000 hill farmers could be facing a very bleak winter after still not receiving BPS payments for last year accordi...


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The report says the return of avian influenza (AI) is now 'shaking up' global trade conditions

New wave of avian influenza outbreaks challenges global poultry supply, according to report

2 December 2016 | Market Reports,Meat Processing,News,Poultry

New wave of avian influenza outbreaks challenges global poultry supply, according to report

The outlook for the global poultry industry in 2017, which is generally positive, is now being challenged by a new wave of av...


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Gleadell sales director Stuart Shand said the focus for 2017 would be on organic crops

Grain company Gleadell announces partnership with Azotic to bring nitrogen-fixing technology to market

2 December 2016 | Arable,Crops and Cereals,News

Grain company Gleadell announces partnership with Azotic to bring nitrogen-fixing technology to market

Grain company Gleadell have announced a partnership with nitrogen company Azotic to market nitrogen-fixing technology for cro...


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Do you know a Yellowhammer when you see one?

Farmers urged to 'know their birds' in training sessions

2 December 2016 | News,Property News,Rural Life,Shows and Events

Farmers urged to 'know their birds' in training sessions

With just three months until the 4th Big Farmland Bird Count, the Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) is offering farme...


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Numerous factors have caused the fall in income for farmers, including lower commodity prices

Total income for agriculture declines by 24%

1 December 2016 | Finance,News,Rural Life

Total income for agriculture declines by 24%

Government figures released today show a decrease of 24% in the total income for farming, making it a year-on-year (2014 to 2...


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Aphid pests spread disease

New portal to unlock the power of data to tackle plant health threats

1 December 2016 | Crops and Cereals,Government,News

New portal to unlock the power of data to tackle plant health threats

A new Government website to improve access to data on plant pests and diseases has been launched today by Defra.The Plant...


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The 2017 Young Pea Chef of the Year is open for entries

Pea industry begins nationwide search for UK's top young chef

2 December 2016 | Education,News,Shows and Events

Pea industry begins nationwide search for UK's top young chef

The British pea industry begins its nationwide search for the UK's top young chef.The Yes Peas! campaign is back for a se...


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Sam Hughes, 22, is top of the chops

Former performing arts student takes starring role as champion butcher

2 December 2016 | Meat Processing,News,Shows and Events

Former performing arts student takes starring role as champion butcher

A performing arts student who dropped out of university to launch a career as a butcher found himself in the spotlight at the...


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Sometimes it’s the smallest things that make the greatest difference…

RSPCA issues winter advice for livestock owners to keep them safe

1 December 2016 | Animal Health,News,Top Tips

RSPCA issues winter advice for livestock owners to keep them safe

As December arrives and the countdown to Christmas begins, the weather has turned and the temperatures have plummeted. Winter...


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Elaine Skates, Stephanie Wood, Joe Lynch: Miss Wood is founder of School Food Matters

Farming recognised at Awards for Contribution to Learning Outside the Classroom 2016

1 December 2016 | Education,News,Shows and Events

Farming recognised at Awards for Contribution to Learning Outside the Classroom 2016

Two of this year’s Awards for Outstanding Contribution to Learning Outside the Classroom have been won by people working in e...


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Farmers will team up with Aldi to interact with shoppers and educate them about Scottish produce

'Support your farmers by having a Scottish Christmas,' NFU Scotland says

30 November 2016 | News,NFU,Produce,Shows and Events

'Support your farmers by having a Scottish Christmas,' NFU Scotland says

NFU Scotland will be talking to shoppers in the coming weeks to encourage them to make their festivities Scottish and help su...


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USA
| 2 December 2016

Cargill accounting manager stole $3.1M from agriculture giant

In one of the area's largest-ever cases of employee theft, an accounting manager for Cargill at the Port of Albany admitted M...


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USA
| 2 December 2016

Colorado county to phase out GMO crops on public land

Boulder County officials have decided to phase out the growing of genetically modified crops on public land.The Times-Cal...


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USA
| 2 December 2016

Animal-rights activists, farmers clashing across U.S.

All hogs in Massachusetts will be able to stretch their legs and turn around in their crates and all hens will be able to spr...


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USA
| 2 December 2016

McDonald's tries using fresh beef in its Quarter Pounder burgers as part of major overhaul

McDonald’s has begun using fresh beef in its popular burgers, in one of the biggest changes to its infrastructure since the c...


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Australia
| 2 December 2016

Prison farm turns bush foods into commercial crops

The Townsville Prison Farm is trying to turn Indigenous bush foods into commercial crops.Custodial correctional officer R...


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USA
| 2 December 2016

How the Trump administration can champion food and agriculture

The food and agriculture system underpins the wellbeing of our families and our nation, so it’s crucial for our president-ele...


Publish date: 2 December 2016

Full time stockman/calf rearer required on a 300 cow dairy farm in North Northumberland.  Every 2nd weekend off.  C...


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Job for Calf Rearer/Relief Milker & Stock Person.   >>North Northumberland<<
Publish date: 2 December 2016

Progressive arable Farmers in Shropshire are looking for a Working Farm Foreman to join our team.  We spe...


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Job for Working Farm Foreman on Arable Farm    >>SHREWSBURY<<
Publish date: 2 December 2016

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic person to be part of an exciting and growing business.We are a free range chicken f...


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General Stockman & Tractor Driver Job - permanent    >>Staffordshire<<
Publish date: 2 December 2016

Herdsperson on a 250 cow organic dairy farm in North Shropshire.  Role involves milking and managing the herd to high we...


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Dairy Herdsperson; permanent job in     >>North Shropshire<<
Publish date: 2 December 2016

Person required to assist with milking and/or undertake yard work at weekends on a progressive, modern dairy farm based ...


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Part Time General Farm Worker - Job in   >>Cheshire<<
Publish date: 2 December 2016

Copas Farms is a progressive farming estate of 2400 acres in the Thames Valley and Chiltern area which has won...


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ARABLE & ESTATE WORKER job in  >>Thames Valley/Chiltern area<<
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24 November 2016 | Dairy | Viewed 3866 times

Dairy UK examined the potential impacts of leaving the European Union and highlighted the importance of maintaining access to...


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1 December 2016
4 December 2016

The Country Living Christmas Fair is a festive occasion where the pages of the magazine come to life!The show m...


North Yorkshire
Harrogate International Centre Yorkshire, Kings Road, Harrogate
1 December 2016
4 December 2016

Showcasing Padstow at its best, the festival is one of the UK’s largest, bringing together chefs, local food produc...


Cornwall
Padstow Harbour, School Hill, Padstow
3 December 2016
4 December 2016

Our Christmas Market will run on the 3rd & 4th December, 10am – 4pm.Lots of market stalls to take your interest...


Suffolk
Jimmy’s Farm, Pannington Hall Lane, Ipswich
6 December 2016
6 December 2016

This year, the CLA is leading a programme of discussion that will culminate in our inaugural rural business confere...


London
Church House, Conference Centre, Westminster
7 December 2016
7 December 2016

This is a popular occasion, bringing the countryside and farming into the heart of the City.You can see at clos...


Cornwall
Truro Primestock Show, Lemon Quay, Truro
8 December 2016
8 December 2016

Royal Ulster Winter Fair is an established and highly successful event in the Agricultural calender.Open for 1 ...


County Antrim
The King's Hall Complex, Lisburn Road, Belfast
3 January 2017
5 January 2017

Both farmers and non-farmers alike, are invited to participate in our practical on-farm training days.The first...


Oxfordshire
Oxford University Examination Halls, 81 High Street, Oxford

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Agricultural Technologies (BSc)

This course has been designed to develop knowledge, understanding and practical skills required to work in the agri...


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Pesticide Application (PA2): Ground Crop Sprayer N...

This course will enable you to achieve the legally required qualification by the Control of Pesticide Regulations (...


Hadlow College

International Agriculture (BSc)

Internationally, the agriculture industry is expanding creating with it lots of opportunities for well educated and...


CAFRE

Agricultural Technology (BSc)

This course is jointly provided by Queen’s University, Belfast and CAFRE. The first and second years of the p...


Hartpury College

Level 3 Extended Diploma Countryside Management (G...

This course has a strong focus on game through both theoretical and practical sessions.You will gain invaluable...


Kingston Maurward College

Practical Lambing

Provides the practical skills and knowledge needed to lamb ewes, and to deal with minor problems using the correct ...


Aberystwyth University

Agriculture (FdsC)

Agriculture is a vocation and way of life. Whether you are interested in animals or crops, upland or lowland, inten...


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2 December 2016
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More than 1,000 hill farmers could be facing a very bleak winter after still not receiving BPS payments for last year ac...


29 November 2016

British turkey farmers label 2016 'an incredible y...

As the Christmas season approaches, turkey producers across the UK are preparing for the busy festive period so millions...


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Bitteswell Farms: BFREPA Producer of the Year 2016...

Bitteswell Farms accept their award for BFREPA Producer of the Year 2016 (over 16,000 birds).


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Government resisting 'housing order' pressure from...

Government is resisting pressure from the poultry industry to impose a housing order for free range birds because of the...


19 November 2016

Brexit may allow British farmers to grow genetical...

Brexit may open the door for British farmers to grow genetically modified crops according to plans being drawn up by min...


Tattershall Farm Park is a friendly family run attraction where fun and farming go hand in hand.Keep the childr...


East Links is a farm themed activity park that brings out the child in all ages! Here you can enjoy a train saf...


Lee Valley Park Farms, set in leafy Essex, is a great day out!Kids will get to explore the great outdoors and m...


We offer 3 pre-bookable activities:School & Group Trips, term time, Monday to Friday, March - July annuallyPriv...


Nestling at the foot of Firle Beacon on the South Downs in Sussex, Middle Farm is a 625 acre working family farm. W...


At Heald Green is where the Beef Suckler Herd is kept.That means the calves are born here and suckle their mothers ...


After a centuries old family tradition of meat production, Ross and Georgina Mason opened the doors of Gonalston Fa...


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Pauls Farm Shop is a second generation family business that prides itself on providing high quality, locally source...


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