01 July 2015 | Online since 2003

State of our countryside: New map reveals loss of farmland

State of our countryside: New map reveals loss of farmland

Large-scale changes to the environment of the United Kingdom, including an apparent loss of habitats and agricultural land, h...


30 June 2015 18:10:04 | Education,News
Latest round of calls for PhD funding announced by AHDB

AHDB has published its latest call for new research projects, making funding of up to £1 million available for its postgradua...


30 June 2015 17:58:15 | News,Shows and Events
Farmcare claim victory in charity cricket competition in Cambridge

National farming organisation Farmcare took first place in an annual cricket tournament they staged in Cambridge last weekend...


30 June 2015 15:50:27 | News,Shows and Events,Veterinary News
Farming and wildlife under spotlight in debate at CLA Game Fair

Is conservation at odds with modern agriculture and land management?

This is the proposition that will be argued in the he...


30 June 2015 15:25:38 | News,NFU,Produce
Opening new export markets is absolutely vital, says NFU President

Selling more UK produce abroad and growing export access has never been so important, NFU President Meurig Raymond told deleg...


30 June 2015 14:39:06 | Agri Safety,Arable,Crops,News,Products
Soil Association warns farmers not to spray Glyphosate due to cancer links

This harvest, the Soil Association is urging cereal farmers not to spray Glyphosate on milling wheat crops – to reduce the am...


30 June 2015 12:24:23 | Education,News,Poultry
Newton Rigg students visit to the Lakes Free Range Egg Company

Newton Rigg students studying their City and Guilds ‘Skills for Working Life – Entry Level 2’ Diploma paid a visit to the Lak...


30 June 2015 12:09:30 | Arable,News,Organic,Shows and Events
AHDB to organic farmers: get a true picture of your business

On July 7 2015, AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds will be at the National Organic Combinable Crops event 2015 (NOCC15) in Suffolk to ...


High-spec fertiliser spreader and new shredder to feature at this year's Royal Welsh

Kuhn Farm Machinery will have a wide selection of hay and silage making equipment, seed drills and livestock feeding equipmen...


30 June 2015 10:28:20 | News,Produce
Appetite for traceable, trustworthy meat leads to the creation of the Scottish Burger Company

Inspired by growing consumer demand for home-grown, traceable meat, an Ayrshire-based husband and wife have launched The Scot...


30 June 2015 10:19:26 | News,Renewables
CLA urges Government to collaborate with landowners to meet climate challenges

It is vital that landowners and Government work in partnership to mitigate and manage the effects of climate change. This inc...


30 June 2015 09:29:55 | News,Property News
Farmers given extension by Natural England

Natural England has just announced a deadline extension for submitting an ‘Expression of Interest’ for the new Higher Tier Co...


30 June 2015 05:41:19 | News,Renewables
'Solar Independence Day will show how versatile this technology is'

The NFU's chief adviser for renewable energy and climate change will be helping to welcome visitors to one of Britain’s large...


New technology aims to reduce environmental impact within meat production

With the average cow producing 1000 times more methane than a human, meat production plays a big role in greenhouse gas emiss...


Canada | 1 July 2015
Canadian potato farmers on the hunt for saboteurs

A picturesque corner of rural Canada best known as the idyllic home of Anne of Green Gables is now fighting for its economic ...


Ireland | 1 July 2015
How one dairy farmer milks 90 cows but owns no land

Noel McCall is a dairy farmer with a difference; he’s milking 90 cows but he owns none of the land he keeps them on.

The C...


India | 1 July 2015
Government considers imposing 10% import duty on wheat

The government is considering imposing 10 per cent import duty on wheat to curb shipments and liquidate poor quality grains l...


Zambia | 1 July 2015
Zambia to receive $10m investment for agriculture

The German Amatheon Agri Group and the Japanese Toyota Tsusho Corporation have announced an estimated $10 million agro partne...


New Zealand | 1 July 2015
Dairy farmers help out flood-stricken colleagues

Taranaki dairy farmers rallied to give a helping hand to three flood-stricken fellow farmers at Strathmore in eastern Taranak...


Indonesia | 1 July 2015
Live cattle exporters still waiting for permits from Indonesia

The live cattle trade to Indonesia is in limbo, with exporters unable to ship any more cattle because the Indonesian Governme...


Greece | 1 July 2015
A potential bull market in cattle doesn’t care about Greece

While other investors spend this Independence Day fretting about the Fed, Greece and the national debt, you can potentially d...


Start Date: 18 June 2015
General Farm Work-Delivering Horse Feed & Bedding -Baling Plastic for Recycling>> Job near Newmarket

We are looking for a hard working person full time to do a variety of jobs , including delivering horse feed & bedding on...


Start Date: 16 June 2015
Mixed Farm has a job for a Stock Manager >>> Daventry /Banbury <<<

The most important part of this job is looking after and managing the stock. You must enjoy working with animals but also be ...


Start Date: 18 June 2015
Tractor Driver; permanent job on mixed farm in Devon

We have a great opportunity for a self starting careful tractor driver who is able to organise their own time. The role invol...


Start Date: 23 June 2015
Harvest tractor driving job in East Yorkshire (2 positions available)

LKL Farming is a family farming business growing 1600 acres of arable crops including vining peas, oilseed rape, spring beans...


Start Date: 17 June 2015
Harvest Work, Tractor Driver on Arable Farm: on Suffolk / Norfolk border

We seek a competent, skilled and hard working tractor driver for the harvest period approx, July to end September. Accom...


Start Date: 24 June 2015
Job for Manager of grain store & animal feed mill.  Rare job opportunity in the >>Midlands<<

Do you have experience of working in a feed mill? We are looking for a new manager for out Equine feed mill.  You will h...


Start Date: 30 June 2015
Job for  HERDSPERSON - STAFFORDSHIRE

We have a vacancy available on our 400 cow spring calving dairy unit. 565 acres all grass farm with 20/40 milking parlour and...


30 June 2015 | Renewable Energy | Viewed 939 times
Indian bovine exports are showing signs of slowing

India is a major player in the global bovine market and production and trade have been growing rapidly in the last 4 years. I...


26 June 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 164 times
SEPRA Market Report - 26th June 2015

The market appears to be fairly quiet with more than enough eggs available particularly Free Range, an awful lot of people ar...


22 June 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 248 times
SEPRA Market Report - 19th June 2015

The market, we said it would get interesting, didn’t think we would see Colony dearer than Free Range, again it is the ...


17 June 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 915 times
Golden rules for winners in the EU poultry industr...

The ongoing turbulent outlook for the EU poultry industry will further challenge the position of individual poultry companies...


15 June 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 326 times
SEPRA Market Report - 12th June 2015

The market prices are going up and likely to continue, basically with the Continental market firming up as they export eggs o...


11 June 2015 | Forestry | Viewed 682 times
Lumber imports to China were close to record high ...

In April, the import volume of softwood lumber by China reached its second highest level on record as reported by the Wood Re...


8 June 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 396 times
SEPRA Market Report - 5th June 2015

The market is almost jumping up and down things are moving so fast, although there are sufficient supplies in the UK, Colony ...



3 July 2015
Omagh Show 2015

Tyrone Farming Society looks forward to its 175th Annual Omagh Show which will take place on Friday 3 and Saturday ...


4 July 2015
Winterton Show 2015

The Show caters for many agricultural and countryside pursuits involving all elements of the local and neighbouring...


4 July 2015
Skelton Show 2015

Skelton Show is now to be held on the first Saturday in July in the picturesque setting of Old Park, Hutton-in-the ...


4 July 2015
Cotswold Show 2015

Every year The Cotswold Show boasts the very best in handmade crafts and foods and this is year is no exception. Yo...


4 July 2015
Smallholders Show 2015

Our two day event aims to bring together the best & most informative local traders & associations for Smallholders ...


4 July 2015
Robin Hood Game & Country Show - Southend 2015

There really is something for everyone, whether you are a serious game enthusiast that enjoys the thrill of the cou...


4 July 2015
Doune & Dunblane Show 2015

Doune and Dunblane Agricultural Show is held on the first Saturday in the month of July at Keir Mains, courtesy of ...


Featured Shows

Held early July each year, the Livestock Event is the leading B2B event for the UK livesto...
The 2015 CLA Game Fair at Harewood House, Leeds. 31st July - 2nd August
The BFREPA Conference is the largest of it's kind in the UK with between 500 to 600 produc...
Join us at THE specialist arable event on Tuesday 24 & Wednesday 25 November, 2015
A major platform for the small and medium sized agricultural businesses
The UK’s largest farm machinery, equipment and agricultural services show.
The British Shooting Show. 12th - 15th February 2016.
30 June 2015
Chicago Reports

29/06/15 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed mixed, from up a half cent to down 6 cents. Weekly export ...


30 June 2015
EU Reports

29/06/15 -- EU grains traded higher, playing catch-up with strong gains posted in US markets on...



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30 June 2015 | Oxfordshire £0.00
pekin bantam cockeral

Silver 12weeks old pekin bantam looking for ahome


30 June 2015 | Cornwall £9.00
POINT OF LAY HENS

Lovely point of lay hens from Cornwall allotments Nr Redruth Friendly and healthy birds al...


30 June 2015 | Berkshire £0.00
Large black X pigs weaners for sale 19 in total

19 weaner pigs very quiet home reared from 3 litters please call for more details 07833383...


30 June 2015 | Essex £0.00
GENUINE Micro Pig for sale- 1 Boar left

MICRO PIG BOAR GENUINE LITTLE MICRO PIG
FOR SALE. APPROXIMATELY15 INCHES HIGH JUST FATHERE...


30 June 2015 | Kent £7.00
Pet chicken 1 hyline silver chicks, 1 Hyline silver... Romney Marsh

PET chicken 1 hyline silver chicks, 1 Hyline silver chicks 6 weeks old the hyline silver a...


30 June 2015 | Gloucestershire £0.00
Cream Legbar Chickens(various ages)

Cream Legbar chickens & hatching eggs available,as follows:-
Fertile Hatching eggs £1 ea...


29 June 2015 | Surrey £8.00
Japanese Quail - POL

I have one Japenese Quail hen for sale. Very healthy young bird. Just started to lay. She ...



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29 June 2015 | Glamorganshire

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26 June 2015 | Dumfries & Galloway

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16 June 2015 | Surrey

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