27 April 2015 | Online since 2003

27 April 2015 | News,Poultry,

9 out of 10 eggs outside the EU are still produced in cages

27 April 2015 | News,Property News,
Investment in slaughtering capacity at Brechin 'well under way'

The investment in additional slaughtering capacity at Brechin is well underway and the increased capacity at the plant is due...


27 April 2015 | Cattle,Meat Processing,News,Sheep,
Scottish meat industry to benefit from €1.2m grant

The Scottish red meat industry is set to benefit from a €1.2 million (£861,000) grant secured from the European Commission (E...


27 April 2015 | Cattle,News,Shows and Events,
Livestock Event: first ever live calf rearing demonstration

The UK’s first ever live calf rearing demonstration at an event will be featured at Livestock Event, the sector’s largest bus...


Data rich and information poor is an issue facing many growers

Data rich and information poor is an issue facing many growers and a compelling reason for Andrew Spinks, technical manager f...


27 April 2015 | News,Poultry,
9 out of 10 eggs outside the EU are still produced in cages

More than 90 per cent of all eggs outside the European Union are still produced in cages – mainly conventional cages - accord...


27 April 2015 | News,Property News,
Aberdeenshire farming enterprise comes to the market

CKD Galbraith has been instructed to sell the famous Blelack pedigree livestock enterprise which is situated in a picturesque...


27 April 2015 | News,Shows and Events,
Loughry students visit the International Food Exhibition in London

A group of Loughry students have paid a visit to one of London’s most prestigious exhibitions during a study tour.

Last mo...


27 April 2015 | Market Reports,News,Pigs,
2015 sees growth in pork production

Pork production is set to increase in 2015 due to forecasted lower feed prices and increased productivity according to the Eu...


27 April 2015 | News,Shows and Events,
NFU Cymru Community Champion Award shortlist

Three farmers who make an outstanding contribution to their local communities have been shortlisted for the NFU Cymru / Princ...


Tractor operators to compete for European Drivers title

On April 30, 2015, seven tractor operators from seven European countries will compete to win the European Drivers Challenge t...


27 April 2015 | News,Poultry,Shows and Events,
British Pie Awards 2015: Not so humble chicken pie crowned supreme Champion

A Chicken, Mushroom, English Mustard & Cream Pie made by Great North Pie Co. has taken home the title of Supreme Champion at ...


27 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,
Ten NGOs ask China to intervene in global glyphosate

Ten NGOs based in Europe have delivered an Open Letter to the Chinese Embassy in London, pleading with the Chinese people to ...


27 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,
High nitrates in silage grass possible

Below average grass growth earlier this spring could put next winter’s cow performance and fertility at risk, where grass is ...


24 April 2015 | News,Sheep,
Growing sheep enterprise gets a boost with new EID stick reader

With a growing sheep business and jobs off the farm too, Ian and Fiona Andrews are delighted to have won a new bit of kit tha...


Retailers should commit to sourcing British lamb, farmers urge

Retailers should confirm their commitments to sourcing UK lamb this season, farmers have urged.

With next month traditiona...


24 April 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News,
Arla announce milk price increase for April

Arla has announced the UK standard litre has increased by 0.03ppl to 25.83ppl, following confirmation of the exchange rate us...


24 April 2015 | News,NFU,
NFU shows support to Young Farmers Club

NFU Cymru has shown its support to the YFC by providing travelling expenses to Aberedw YFC, who are to represent Wales with t...


24 April 2015 | Dairy,Finance,News,
Fines for French and Spanish dairies

A number of leading French dairy companies have been fined the equivalent of £160 million for involvement in yoghurt price fi...


24 April 2015 | News,
Scottish horse industry needs 'greater regulation' to grow, report suggests

Scotland’s equine industry is growing, and contributes £228 million to the Scottish economy per year (excluding racing); howe...


24 April 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,
Help for farmers to stop losing nutrients

Farmers in England can benefit from a new guide to help them stop soil and manure running off their land. It’s published toda...


Australia | 27 April 2015
Farms could be shut out of next Emission Reduction Fund

Landowners who have sold carbon credits are warning farmers it will be harder to compete against big emitters in the next Emi...


Ireland | 27 April 2015
Farmer Writes: How can farming stay relevant?

I was at a non-farming friend’s wedding a few years ago when I overheard a man give his view on farmers.

To him, farmers w...


USA | 27 April 2015
Texas town prays for local dairy linked to listeria outbreak

More than 200 people gathered to offer prayers and support for Blue Bell Creameries as the more than a century-old company wo...


China | 27 April 2015
Australian dairy producers ‘could ship fresh milk to China’

A Dutch logistics and engineering company that specialises in the global transport of perishable liquids believes Australia’s...


USA | 27 April 2015
Hedge funds betting on more losses for crops

With planting conditions improving across the U.S. Midwest, hedge funds are betting that harvests this year will compound a g...


India | 27 April 2015
Are farmers' suicides in India hyped to attract attention, divert funds?

Doesn’t everybody love a good drought? Sure, and so does he love to shudder each time there is news about a farmer ending his...


USA | 27 April 2015
Herd of cattle swept away by flash flood in Texas

Early morning flash flooding in Lee County, Texas on Friday left cows struggling to survive.

The cows were caught by the h...


26 April 2015
FARMING & AGRICULTURE UNDERWRITER

FARMING AGRICULTURE UNDERWRITER Insurance, underwriting Permanent Full time Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm Shrewsbur...


25 April 2015
Assistant Farm Manager

MorePeople are recruiting for Elveden.With 10,000 acres under its management Elveden Estate is one of the largest single farm...


25 April 2015
Farm Supervisor

An exciting opportunity has become available with our Client; a Kent based Fruit Grower who supply the major retailers. We re...


25 April 2015
Legal PA - Agriculture - excellent opportunity

Due to an employee moving into a different department within the company, my client, a very well established law firm based i...


25 April 2015
Assistant Farm Manager

MorePeople are recruiting for Elveden.With 10,000 acres under its management Elveden Estate is one of the largest single farm...


25 April 2015
Farm Supervisor

An exciting opportunity has become available with our Client; a Kent based Fruit Grower who supply the major retailers. We re...


24 April 2015
Service Apprentice

An understanding of agricultural machinery and its application in agriculture. We are currently recruiting a Service Apprenti...


24 April 2015
Forage/Grassland Agronomists

Mole Valley Farmers, owned by 8000 UK farmers, are developing an integrated approach that links grassland and forage manageme...



27 April 2015 | Forestry | Viewed 533 times
Price discrepancy between hardwood and softwood ch...

The price discrepancy between overseas traded hardwood and softwoodchips was at its greatest in February 2015 when compared t...


24 April 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 159 times
SEPRA Market Report - 24th April 2015

The market is still holding up not too badly a lot more Free Range about but they are finding a home.
The good weather that ...


20 April 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 245 times
SEPRA Market Report - 17th April 2015

Apologies for no report last week, the office was in the middle of the Irish Sea off the Welsh coast on board the Tall ship L...


7 April 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 558 times
SEPRA Market Report - 3rd April 2015

The market appears to have been pretty busy and is still busy on the run up to Easter, but prices are being pulled back in an...


7 April 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 530 times
Beak Tipping - The right (and only decision) pleas...

As long ago as in 2000, worries about the thought that flocks of hens may have to have untrimmed beaks had already emerged. A...


6 April 2015 | Forestry | Viewed 827 times
Sawlog prices declined in many countries during 20...

Sawlog prices declined in many countries during 2014 and the GSPI price index in the 4Q/14 was at the lowest level in two yea...


1 April 2015 | Finance | Viewed 529 times
April 2015 Monthly Farming Update

The April 2015 Monthly Farming Update from Chavereys Chartered Accountants



20 January 2016
LAMMA Show

Welcome to LAMMA – the UK’s largest farm machinery, equipment and agricultural services show.

Held in January ea...


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, ...


23 May 2015
The Fife Show

The Fife Show is a traditional agricultural show of long standing and its principal aim is to give the public an op...


25 May 2015
Northumberland County Show

Come and join in the fun at Northumberland County Show with something for everyone.

Showing Classes for Cattle, ...


5 January 2016
Oxford Farming Conference

TBA October 2015


Featured Shows

The UK’s largest renewable energy event taking place on 6-7 May 2015.
Cereals is the leading technical event for the UK arable industry.
Think it's just cows and combine harvesters? It isn't!
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...
25 April 2015
Chicago Reports

24/04/15 -- Soycomplex: Beans, meal and oil all closed lower on the day, but virtually unchange...


25 April 2015
EU Reports

24/04/15 -- EU grains closed lower on the day, and mixed for the week. The day ended with May...



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27 April 2015 | East Sussex £160,000.00
Land Whitesmith nr. Lewes

The opportunity to acquire approximately 16 acres of grassland in a rural location with go...

27 April 2015 | West Sussex £475,000.00
West Sussex, Lindfield

A delightful semi-detached cottage providing well laid out family accommodation and lapsed...

24 April 2015 | Norfolk £399,950.00
Silt Road

Double hardwood doors leading to:

ENTRANCE HALL :
12' 5" x 6' 10" (3.8m x 2.1m) With s...

24 April 2015 | West Yorkshire £595,000.00
Upper Turner Top Farm

An opportunity to purchase a detached 5 bedroom farmhouse, which would benefit from furthe...

23 April 2015 | Leicestershire £240,000.00
Land at Frisby on the Wreake

LAND AT FRISBY ON THE WREAKE
MELTON MOWBRAY, LEICESTERSHIRE

GUIDE PRICE £240,000

39...

23 April 2015 | Suffolk £75,000.00
Equestrian Property

Equestrian property providing stables, two stores and an all weather manège with four graz...

22 April 2015 | Staffordshire POA
Hawkestone View

It is a rare and pleasing find when a traditional sandstone cottage is renovated to incorp...

24 April 2015 | Not specified £63,500.00
John Deere - 6140R TRACTOR

ULTIMATE PACKAGE AUTOPOWR 40KM CAB PREMIUM WITH COMMAND ARM AND CAB SUSPENSION, JD-PICK UP...


20 April 2015 | Not specified £1,950.00
SULKY DPX Expert Twin disc Spreader, 2005,

Machinery,Fertiliser Spreaders,Sulky


20 April 2015 | Not specified £5,950.00

20 April 2015 | Not specified £15,450.00
LELY WELGER 235, Roller Baler, Chopper, 2009,

Machinery,Hay & Straw Equipment,LELY WELGER


20 April 2015 | Not specified £2,450.00
KONGSKILDE VIBROMASTER 5.9 metre folding seedbed cultivator,

Machinery,Other Cultivation Equipment,KONGSKILDE


20 April 2015 | Not specified £795.00
STOCKS DUAL WHEELS 520/85 R 38,

Machinery,Wheels & Tyres,Stocks


20 April 2015 | Not specified £9,750.00

16 April 2010 | Pembrokeshire £288-£540
Blackmoor Farm

Blackmoor Farm Surrounded by our own 36 acres of pastureland, is within 2 miles of the coa...



2 February 2010 | Dorset £286-£792
West Hembury Farm

An organic farm situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty ... converted from an 18...



23 March 2010 | Lancashire £30-£40
Grisedale Farm

Welcome to Grisedale Farm eco-friendly Bed & Breakfast accommodation & Caravan Club C.L. S...



6 February 2010 | Lincolnshire £195-£375
Stennetts Farm Cottages

Welcome

Situated in the heart of the South Lincolnshire Fens just a few miles out of Sp...



5 May 2010 | Suffolk £387-£645
Potash Barns

Potash Barns are located in the sleepy hamlet of Brundish, amidst the quiet beauty of rura...



22 February 2010 | Monmouthshire £280-£500
Swanmeadow Holiday Cottages

A warm welcome awaits you at our farm Holiday Cottages that are part of Panty-goitre farm,...



3 March 2010 | West Lothian £30-£45
Redcraig Bed & Breakfast

Redcraig is a relaxing home-from-home located in a pleasant and convenient country locatio...



10 March 2010 | Pembrokeshire £30-£30
Llysyfran Farm

Llysyfran Farm is a fourth generation working family farm with a suckler herd of Welsh Bla...



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