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30 April 2016 09:21:00 | Crops and Cereals,News,NFU,Renewables,Rural Life
30 April 2016 18:02:47 | Finance,News,Top Tips
'Submit Single Applications online as closing date looms', NI agriculture department warns

With just over two weeks remaining to submit single applications before the 16 May deadline, Northern Ireland's Department of...


30 April 2016 17:42:42 | Market Reports,Meat Processing,News,Pigs
Pork retail sales return to growth

Some volume growth has been recorded in pork sales in the 12 weeks ending 27 March, according to the latest Kantar Worldpanel...


30 April 2016 09:37:38 | Agri Safety,News,Rural Life
Dog owners urged to keep lead on dogs or else risk prosecution

Dog walkers in Edinburgh and the Lothians are being urged to keep their dogs on a lead or under close control after a spate o...


30 April 2016 09:21:00 | Crops and Cereals,News,NFU,Renewables,Rural Life
Solar farms can 'significantly' boost biodiversity and potentially help pollination of surrounding crops

Solar farms can significantly boost local biodiversity, delivering benefits to wildlife and potentially even boosting pollina...


29 April 2016 18:49:44 | Dairy,Finance,News
'Dairy Code of Practice has done little to help farmers', says Union

The introduction of the Dairy Code of Practice in 2012 has done "little to positively affect the farm gate prices received by...


29 April 2016 17:52:18 | Dairy,Finance,News
Dairy Crest announces June milk reduction of 1 ppl

Dairy Crest is announcing the Davidstow milk price will reduce by 1 ppl from 1 June 2016. This reduction has been agreed wit...


29 April 2016 17:46:08 | Dairy,Finance,News
Müller announces June milk price reduction of 0.49ppl

Müller has announced a reduction of 0.49 ppl to its standard milk price from 1 June 2016 reflecting the continuing impact of ...


Financial plight of UK farmers highlighted in Prince's Countryside Fund survey

Stark research into the cash flow pressures faced by farmers is released by The Prince’s Countryside Fund today. The rep...


29 April 2016 09:59:37 | Finance,News
Farmers urged to reduce losses on BPS exchange rates

Farmers preparing to submit their claim for the 2016 Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) are being urged to consider how they could re...


29 April 2016 09:45:50 | Arable,Crops and Cereals,Finance,News,NFU
Farmers' income crisis prompts insurers to increase support

Rural insurer NFU Mutual has increased its support for farmers to help them through the current income crisis.Support pay...


29 April 2016 08:44:31 | News,Rural Life,Shows and Events
Farmers' Union of Wales meet American counterparts to discuss Welsh agriculture

Farmers’ Union of Wales officials recently met with the United States Department of Agriculture to discuss the future of the ...


29 April 2016 08:41:21 | Crops and Cereals,Finance,News
Combined UK wheat and barley exports hit highest monthly level since November 2011

Combined UK wheat and barley exports hit the highest monthly level since November 2011 in February, aided partially by curren...


30 April 2016 17:49:38 | Meat Processing,News,Produce,Shows and Events
Learn the story of British beef and know how to use it, says National Beef Association

British beef is the best in the world, with farmers producing high-welfare, high-quality meat that is fully traceable.But...


30 April 2016 17:39:58 | Machinery and Equipment,News,Shows and Events
Cereals 2016: John Deere previews new sprayer

Featuring a larger 5000-litre capacity spray tank and a new ultra-lightweight carbon fibre boom, John Deere’s new R4050i self...


29 April 2016 08:37:44 | News,Shows and Events
Third networking event for female farmers will take place on May 25 in London

The third networking event for women working in the UK meat industry will take place May 25 at Ironmonger’s Hall in London....


Stolen JCB worth £40,000 recovered from travellers’ site in Bolton

Plant tracking specialist AMI Group works closely with clients and police forces all around the country to help recover stole...


28 April 2016 11:00:44 | Arable,Crops and Cereals,News,Shows and Events
Cereals 2016: Crop plots reveal new varieties

Always a must see at Cereals, this year’s crop plots reveal an intense focus not only on high yielding varieties but on crops...


United Kingdom | 29 April 2016
Banned pesticides 'not equally harmful' to bees

The largest field study so far in to the group of pesticides called "neonicotinoids" has concluded that each acts differently...


Canada | 29 April 2016
Competing ethical meat standards leave Alberta beef farmers in crossfire

Colleen Biggs and her husband, Dylan, own an award-winning livestock operation in Alberta. TK Ranch produces beef without ant...


India | 29 April 2016
Govt plans to use quarter of farmland for horticulture

In a bid to gain from Haryana's close proximity to the national capital, the state government has planned to use major chunks...


Austria | 29 April 2016
Negative effect on Austrian agriculture

The trade agreement between the US and Europe, TTIP, will have negative effects on employment and the biggest losses in jobs ...


New Zealand | 29 April 2016
Suicide concerns rise for farmers as dairy downturn takes its toll

A rise in substance abuse and domestic violence in Golden Bay's rural community raises concerns over suicide as the dairy dow...


New Zealand | 29 April 2016
OIO re-opens review of farmland sale

The Overseas Investment Office has re-opened its review of the sale of Taranaki farmland to foreign investors after Labour MP...


Publish date: 1 May 2016
Management System Coordinator

An enthusiastic and highly motivated Project Management System Coordinator is sought by a provider of supply chain and sustai...


Management System Coordinator
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Pig Sales

We are seeking a Pig Sales Professional, initially for the UK market. Our client is at the cutting edge of the feed additive ...


Pig Sales
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Crop Trialist

A successful crop protection company are actively seeking an experienced Crop Trials Officer or R&D Agronomist to take on...


Crop Trialist
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trialist crops

A successful crop protection company are actively seeking an experienced Crop Trials Officer or R&D Agronomist to take on...


trialist crops
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Technical Manager

A successful crop protection company are actively seeking a Technical Manager to be responsible for the vegetable crop protec...


Technical Manager
Publish date: 30 April 2016
Job for Autumn Cultivation & Harvest...

Worker for Harvest required on 1200 acre family arable farm.  Duties to include cultivations, grain carting, relief comb...


Job for Autumn Cultivation & Harvest Work  Previous tractor experience essential.    >>>West Leicestershire<<<
30 April 2016 | Renewable Energy | Viewed 5105 times
Effects of Solar Farms on Local Biodiversity

Solar farms can significantly boost local biodiversity, delivering benefits to wildlife and potentially even boosting pollina...


28 April 2016 | Rural Life | Viewed 4001 times
Friends of the Earth 'TTIP' Farming Report

President Obama has headed home after talking up the value of the trade deal known as the Transatlantic Trade and Investment ...


27 April 2016 | Rural Life | Viewed 3688 times
AHDB 'Activity Review'

The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) has published a report on the ‘Activity Review’ it unde...


25 April 2016 | Finance | Viewed 4782 times
Post-Brexit replacement to the Common Agricultural Policy

The Tenant Farmers Association has issued a draft of a potential agricultural policy that could be put in place in the event ...


22 April 2016 | Arable | Viewed 1101 times
Gleadell Market Report - Fertiliser 22nd April 2016

Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on the fertiliser markets


22 April 2016 | Crops and Cereals | Viewed 1224 times
Gleadell Market Report - Wheat and Oilseed Rape 22nd April 2016

David Sheppard, Gleadell's managing director, comments on the wheat market


29 April 2016
Bristol Food Connections 2016

Food Connections is a new kind of food festival, one that delivers more than just the opportunity to watch others c...


30 April 2016
Artisan Cheese Fair 2016

The UK’s Largest Cheese Fair – 50 cheese makers, over 8,000 visitors30 April & 1 May 2016 (Sat-Sun Bank Holiday...


30 April 2016
Morden Hall Country Show 2016

Set in the lovely grounds of Morden Hall (a National Trust property) this Family Country Show with all day entertai...


1 May 2016
Robin Hood Game & Country Show - Brentwood 2016

The annual 2-day Robin Hood Country Show is the regions largest family event, held on the event fields of the Brent...


1 May 2016
Hampshire Country Fair 2016

There's something for everyone in action - packed, great days out! All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm d...


1 May 2016
South of England Spring Garden & Leisure Show 2016

Gates open 9am-5pmUnder 16s (accompanied by a paying adult go FREE)Buy online for discounts on gate prices ...


1 May 2016
Mottram and District Spring Show 2016

We have classes for:-
Light Horses:- Ridden Horses and Ponies - M & M - Arabs - Ridden Hunters -
Working Hun...


Agriculture – Level 1 Diploma

Working on the College farm’s sheep, dairy and pig units, you’ll learn valuable skills in a variety of ...


Land-Based Studies Introductory (Level 1)

The Land-Based Studies Level 1 course ensures that you will develop the foundation skills and vocational knowledge ...


Agriculture Poultry

This is an on-farm work-based programme which develops agricultural skills and knowledge with specific reference to...


BTEC Level Three in Agriculture

This is a broad-based course for those with a passion for working with crops or livestock. It combines theory and p...


Junior Tractor Driving and Related Operations

This is a practical, one day course aimed at under 16s who are still at school or inexperienced in the use of tract...


Sheep Shearing

Explore the techniques and learn the skills needed to successfully shear a sheep. On this two day course, you will ...


Level 2 Diploma in Agriculture

This course introduces students to working with livestock, machinery and crops; the programme provides a useful bac...


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All-Energy is the UK’s largest renewable energy event, held on 4th-5th May 2016
10-11 MAY The British Pig & Poultry Fair is the UK’s only dedicated pig and poultry indust...
Join over 25,000 farmers, agronomists and industry suppliers on the 15th & 16th June at Ch...
Held early July each year, the Livestock Event is the leading B2B event for the UK livesto...
Dedicated annual one-day event for the dairy industry, held on Wednesday 14th September 20...

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28 April 2016
Chicago Reports

27/04/15 -- Soycomplex: Soybeans recovered from early losses on continued South American produc...


29 April 2016
EU Reports

28/04/16 -- EU grains traded mostly firmer to start the week, with May 16 London wheat unchange...



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28 April 2016
Pig industry set to improve
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Pig industry set to improve

There maybe sunshine on the horizon for the pig industry after enduring a difficult year. According to a market spe...


27 April 2016
UK Dairy Day 2015 Video - Overview - Short Video

UK Dairy Day is an annual industry event held in Shropshire. The 2015 event on Wednesday 16th September attracted o...


21 April 2016
Tesco changes green beans to cut food waste

New partnership between Tesco and Kenyan produce growers will save 135 tonnes of edible fine bean crop from going t...


19 April 2016
Syngenta presents Oil Seed Rape - Flea Beetle Prob...

Farmers are seeing some of the worst oil seed rape crops they have ever seen this year.  Numbers of recorded c...


15 April 2016
Difficult Year Joret

Lion Eggs chief Andrew Joret fears the next year could be a difficult one for egg producers, although he is optimis...


Heads of Ayr Farm Park

Whatever the weather there is always something to do at the Heads of Ayr Farm Park!We have plenty of exciting a...


Farmer Palmer's Farm Park

Welcome to Farmer Palmer's Farm Park. The team are proud to offer you a great value family day out in Dorset! Your ...


Melsop Farm Park

Melsop is a well known tourist attraction located within the Brecklands, Norfolk, which first opened to the public ...


Big Sheep & Little Cow Farm

If you're looking for a fun family-day out then look no further! We aim to provide you with a unique hands on f...


Dairyland Farm World

Enjoy the fun of an all weather attraction providing entertainment for the whole family… rain or shine.Dairylan...


The Udder Farm Shop

Based in Dorset, The Udder Farm Shop offers food and traceable products sourced locally in their coffee shop, farm ...


Gonalston Farm Shop

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


Kenyon Hall Farm Shop & Pyo

The Kenyon Hall Farm Shop, Café and Plant Centre are set in 500 acres of Cheshire and Lancashire countryside on the...


Nixon's Farm Shop

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


Scaddows Farm Shop

Scaddows Farm is located in beautiful countryside on the A514 between Ticknall and Hartshorne in South Derbyshire....



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