News

 
01-09-2014 09:30 AM | Arable Comment
World 2014 wheat and corn crops getting bigger
EU grains closed mostly lower on the day, and little changed for the week, with the trade starting to develop a sideways pattern. The day ended with ...
01-09-2014 07:24 AM | Arable Comment
Improving domestic wheat quality gives edge to GB’s return to export market
The provisional results of AHDB/HGCA’s annual Cereal Quality Survey 2014 show a general year-on-year improvement in GB wheat quality, leading to a pos...
01-09-2014 07:21 AM | News Comment
NFU urged Welsh Government over fly-tipping
NFU Cymru has welcomed the commitment from Welsh Government to tackle the issue of fly-tipping in its draft Strategy ‘A Fly-tipping Free Wales’. In...
01-09-2014 05:51 AM | Agri Safety Comment
Livestock rustling boosts rise in cost of rural crime
The cost of rural theft rose in the UK in 2013, according to NFU Mutual. The results of the insurer’s 2014 Rural Crime Survey show the value of items ...
New Holland tractor joins Notting Hill carnival parade
Joining the world famous music and colour of the weekend-long Notting Hill carnival this year was the blue of a New Holland tractor. The appearanc...
01-09-2014 05:22 AM | Dairy Comment
Innovative dairy hygiene products at the UK Dairy Day
For the dairy industry, lameness remains one of the most significant welfare issues affecting productivity, with over half the average dairy herd expe...
01-09-2014 04:59 AM | Dairy Comment
Dairy companies cut price paid to farmers
Leading dairy companies Dairy Crest and Müller have announced a cut of 1.75ppl and 29.00ppl respectively for farmers on their milk contracts from the ...
29-08-2014 16:15 PM | News Comment
Farmer takes a quack at duck eggs... from drakes?
'Waddle you do' when your ducks aren't laying eggs. I suppose the first thing you do is check that they can lay eggs? One UK farmer came a cropper whe...
Farmers urged not to come a crop-per on a level crossing this harvest
There are hundreds of user-worked crossings on farmland in Britain, which see a marked increase in traffic during the harvest season. Figures collated...
29-08-2014 04:12 AM | Appointments Comment
AB Vista strengthens support in Europe and Russia
In response to continuing growth in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) and Russia, AB Vista is pleased to announce that Dr Dimcho Djouvinov will provide...
29-08-2014 04:04 AM | Arable Comment
World's largest corn dolly measures over 65 feet
A woman from Dorset has just completed what could be the world’s longest corn dolly measuring over 65 feet. The 20metre long intricately woven dol...
29-08-2014 03:57 AM | Arable Comment
Growing hybrid rye as an energy crop
Growth of interest for crops going into the increasing number of Anaerobic Digesters (AD) has been marked over the last two years and is a trend set t...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
01-09-2014 04:56 AM
Edible cockroaches making Chinese farmers rich
Cockroach breeder Wang Fuming says business is booming for his cockroaches. The demand comes from China's pharmaceutical companies, who use the coc...
01-09-2014 04:55 AM
Worried dairy owners rally together
Whangarei dairy owners frustrated over frequent armed robberies, are calling on police to ramp up their investigations and planning their next course ...
01-09-2014 04:54 AM
Agriculture equipment sales decline in 2014
Sitting under a tent at an annual agricultural equipment sales event, Shawn Berry noted that orders for the machinery he sells have dramatically slowe...
01-09-2014 04:54 AM
Italian farmers call for bear to be shot
An Italian brown bear has 'gone rogue' and is now indulging in killing for killing's sake, farmers in the Dolomite mountains claim. The male bear, ...
01-09-2014 04:53 AM
Suu Kyi warns farmers not to rush into selling their land
Aung San Suu Kyi has warned farmers in her constituency not to rush into selling their land, saying prices will continue to rise over time. Suu Kyi...
01-09-2014 04:51 AM
Rustlers slaughter cattle in backstreet 'kill houses'
Gardai and the PSNI are mounting their biggest joint operation since the dark days of the Troubles in a bid to stamp out livestock rustling and illega...
01-09-2014 04:51 AM
Cattle numbers up at eastern sales
Eastern state cattle numbers at saleyards reported by Meat and Livestock Australia’s National Livestock Reporting Service rose 54 per cent week-on-wee...

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Recruitment

 
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
Learning Support Co-ordinator Dog Grooming £8,645 – £9,266 per annum 20hours per week, Tuesday to Friday from 12pm- 5pm. We seek a dynamic, well-qual...
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
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 ...

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Knowledge Centre

 
29-08-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 29th August 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 29th August 2014
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...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
02-09-2014 | Farm Lane, Lower Withington, Macclesfield, Cheshire
Four Oaks Trade Show 2014
Four Oaks is a commercial horticultural show now in its 44th year. The venue is a 23 acre nursery site in Cheshire UK, close to the Jodrell Bank Radio...
04-09-2014 | Burghley Park, Stamford, Lincolnshire
Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials
Set within the beautiful parklands of Burghley House, Stamford in Lincolnshire, AR Events Ltd in association with the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials...
06-09-2014 | Borough Farm, East Allington, Devon
Kingsbridge Show
Kingsbridge Show is celebrating its 133rd year at Borough Farm just outside of Kingsbridge and hopes to be bigger and better than 2013's show which sa...
06-09-2014 | Tichborne Park, Alresford, Hampshire
Alresford Show
Main Ring Grand Parades of Prize winning Livestock Main Ring Grand Parades of Modern and Vintage farm machinery Horse Shows: Heavy horses, in-ha...
06-09-2014 | The Dorchester Showground, Nr Kingston Maurward, Dorchester, Dorset
Dorset County Show
THE only show in the South West running over a summer holiday weekend, Dorset County Show will be the place to be on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th Septe...

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The Dairy Show 2014
This one day event has become one of the most important dates in the dairy farmer's calendar.
Midlands Machinery Show 2014
November 12th & 13th 2014 will be the first Midlands Machinery Show.
CropTec 2014
The leading knowledge exchange event concentrating on the key areas of crop protection.
LAMMA 2015
The UK’s largest farm machinery, equipment and agricultural services show. Held in January each year, LAMMA regularly attracts up to 40,000 farmers.

Markets

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Chicago Reports
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EU Reports
29/08/14 -- EU grains closed mostly lower on the day, and little changed for the week, with the...
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Recent Comments

31-08-2014 12:04 PM | by Kelvin and Trudi
World record or British record Or BOTH Audrey and David you have done a splendid job 65ft -20m of pure art and added another unique corn dolly to your...
Comment made on World's largest corn dolly measures...
30-08-2014 08:38 AM | by reg pollard
what an arsehole George useless Eustace is,as though he is concerned about tb infected badgers,he could not care less wether badgers are infected with...
Comment made on Defra urged to extend badger vaccin...
29-08-2014 06:31 PM | by badger reg
wouldn't trust Liz Truss as far as i could throw her, in a recent statement she said badgers would not be gassed,then the next breath they say they ar...
Comment made on Defra urged to extend badger vaccin...
29-08-2014 04:47 PM | by Jayne
I thought Drakes looked different. How come it took so long for him to notice?
Comment made on Farmer takes a quack at duck eggs.....
29-08-2014 04:06 PM | by reg pollard
surprise surprise,high court appeal judge agrees with Deathra,NFU,&Natural England, on allowing this ridiculous badger slaughter to continue,there was...
Comment made on Wildlife trusts urge badger vaccina...

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Texel Cross Ram Lamb
28-08-2014 02:59 AM | Hampshire £45.00
GOS X Piglets for sale
Well grown piglets (2 boars left) 9 weeks old, weaned and wormed. Free rang...
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GOS x OSB Weaners for sale
All wormed and weaned, ready now, 16 total £50 each Call Mark: 0782480866...
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Pedigree Aberdeen Angus bull
13 months old, well grown. TSI 34, SRI 47. Excellent temperament, good feet...
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Southdown Ewe Lambs For Sale
9 Southdown ewe lambs for sale. 5 months old, drenched, friendly and come t...
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3 british white heifers for sale, approx 19 months old. Been running with a...

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Bampfield Farm
Bampfield Farm
Bampfield Farm is ideally situated in a region with so much to see, do and ...
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The Lookout
The Lookout
The Lookout is an old World War II observation post that has been tastefull...
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Stoke Mill Farm
Stoke Mill Farm
Stoke Mill is a grade II listed dwelling set in the heart of the Marshwood ...
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Lower Campscott Farm
Lower Campscott Farm
Nestling within the Fuchsia Valley, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beaut...
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The Mews
The Mews
Once a hayloft and stables for the working horses on the farm, now The Mews...

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