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6 October 2015 05:57:44 | Dairy,News,Shows and Events

UK dairy industry 'needs a new mindset'

6 October 2015 14:13:27 | Education,News,Sheep,Veterinary News
NSA connects sheep farmers and students during lambing time

NSA’s Lambing List for 2015/16 is now open for business, with the intention of matchmaking farmers who need assistance at lam...

Bristol to host international conference on sustainable livestock

With one in seven humans undernourished and with the challenges of population growth and climate change, the need for efficie...

6 October 2015 11:07:45 | News,NFU,Produce,Sheep,Supermarkets
Boost for livestock farmers as Sainsbury’s extends its British lamb season

News that Sainsbury’s is extending its British lamb season until at least January 2016 will give a welcome boost to livestock...

6 October 2015 11:02:20 | Husbandry News,News
'Labour’s Environment Bill has been left in doubt', says Plaid Cymru

Labour’s Environment Bill has been left in doubt after the Minister’s incompetence was revealed, understands Plaid Cymru. It ...

Public flocks to Selby Technology Centre for annual Open Day

A Selby horticulture research facility showcased its wide range of facilities at a recent Open Day that was very well attende...

6 October 2015 10:09:19 | News,Renewables
Scotland reaps economic benefits of UK onshore wind, as England forges ahead offshore

RenewableUK’s latest annual report “Wind Energy in the UK” shows that Scotland is taking the lead in deploying onshore wind, ...

6 October 2015 09:55:59 | Finance,News,NFU
Changes to access legislation 'should not place extra cost, burden or liability on farmers'

Changes to access legislation in Wales should not place any additional cost, burden or liability on farmers and landowners ac...

6 October 2015 05:57:44 | Dairy,News,Shows and Events
UK dairy industry 'needs a new mindset'

Face the reality of global markets - and the price volatility that goes with them…that’s the message from independent agricul...

5 October 2015 16:12:47 | Dairy,Finance,News
'Dairy farmers set to lose nearly 3p/litre in 2015/16'

Dairy farmers are set to lose an average of almost 3p/litre in 2015/16, according to a new report by accountant Old Mill. Bas...

5 October 2015 13:14:26 | Finance,Machinery and Equipment,News
Businesses claim record allowances for investment in plant and machinery

Businesses claimed £79.7 billion in capital allowances for plant and machinery in 2013/14, the highest total since the recess...

5 October 2015 11:14:33 | Animal Health,News,Veterinary News
Horse sickness shares signs of human brain disorders, study finds

Horses with a rare nerve condition have similar signs of disease as people with conditions such as Alzheimer’s, a study has f...

5 October 2015 10:48:37 | Crops,News,Produce
Changing Chinese diet brings China into era of food interdependence

Soft commodity foodstuffs such as fruit, vegetables, corn and wheat are likely to be havens for long-term investors as the ch...

5 October 2015 09:40:41 | News,Poultry,Produce,Supermarkets
Survey shows 80% of UK shoppers regularly buy free range eggs

As British Egg Week 2015 gets underway, a OnePoll survey has shown that 80% of UK shoppers regularly buy free range eggs.


5 October 2015 09:30:14 | News,Produce,Supermarkets
Amazon introduces new 'one-hour' food delivery service

Amazon is tapping into the food delivery market with the introduction of an online one-hour delivery service for fresh food, ...

Canada | 6 October 2015
Canada's dairy cartel isn't going anywhere thanks to trade deal

In the midst of a tight three-way race, Canada's Conservative prime minister eked out a huge victory in the Trans-Pacific Par...

Malawi | 6 October 2015
Illegal chemicals causing huge loss of crops

Malawi’s Pesticides Control Board (PCB) has admitted that it is unable to meet its standard mandate on controlling pesticides...

Canada | 6 October 2015
Guelph scientist learning to grow crops on Mars

On Thursday morning, Mike Dixon woke before dawn to harvest some corn. To pick it, he drove to the university campus, passed ...

Germany | 6 October 2015
Two thirds of EU states reject GMO crops

Two thirds of EU states have requested to be allowed to ban the growing of genetically modified crops in their countries, cho...

United Kingdom | 6 October 2015
Glencore shares surge on agriculture asset sale hopes

Shares in beleaguered trader and miner Glencore Plc rose on Monday on hopes it was on track with its debt-cutting plans with ...

Canada | 6 October 2015
Canada dairy farmers take hit as newly inked accord opens market

While the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership trade accord may benefit North American grain and meat exporters, Canadian dair...

USA | 6 October 2015
Cattle futures in free fall

Cattle futures are in free fall as you can see here, because the largest cattle herd expansion in history is now underway. In...

Start Date: 6 October 2015
M513: Farm Management Consultants - Arable Sector

A leading firm of Consultants are seeking to expand their very successful agricultural and farming consultancy team. Working ...

Start Date: 6 October 2015
Team Leader on Free Range Pig Finishing farm: job in

LKL Farming is a family farming business based near Howden, East Yorkshire. The core enterprises of the business are arable c...

Start Date: 6 October 2015
M512: Independent Agronomists

We are seeking experienced BASIS qualified Agronomists to join a leading consultancy business with offices around England. Ou...

Start Date: 6 October 2015

A dynamic and determined person is required to fill a vacancy in our respected team for a recruitment consultant to operate i...

Start Date: 6 October 2015
Job For Dairy Farm Worker at University of Cambridge

Dairy Farm Worker - University of Cambridge - We have 200 Holstein Friesians milked by 4 Lely robotic milking machines.  Ther...

Start Date: 6 October 2015
G242: Country Store Manager - South East

Our client is a significant regional rural retailer of goods and services to farmers and the general public.
We are looking ...

Start Date: 6 October 2015
Experienced Tractor Driver Job on arable farm in  >>>North Yorkshire

Experienced tractor driver required for 2000. acre farm in Selby area of North Yorkshire.

Duties will include spraying, fer...

2 October 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 214 times
SEPRA Market Report 2nd October 2015

The market is steady but quiet, with most people sitting on the fence price wise , as demand will pick up, the differentials ...

25 September 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 362 times
SEPRA Market Report 25th September 2015

The market, fairly quiet but that is expected as we are now in the transition period from summer to winter eating habits, but...

18 September 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 501 times
SEPRA Market Report 18th September 2015

Apology we had a computer glitch a few months ago and somehow lost the email addresses of over 40 of our members, after recei...

16 September 2015 | Machinery and Equipment | Viewed times
Efficiency and effectiveness of firearms licensing...

The Countryside Alliance has responded to today’s report of Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary, saying th...

11 September 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 561 times
SEPRA Market Report 11th September 2015

The market is quitter but steady, it looks like readjusting and a bit of politics in the changes this week,  Central Egg...

7 September 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 628 times
SEPRA Market Report 4th September 2015

The market is steady and showing signs that it might firm up, there is optimism on the Continent that prices and demand will ...

1 September 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 705 times
SEPRA Market Report - 28th August 2015

The market basically treading water with demand expected to increase next week in England with the returning holidaymakers, n...

7 October 2015
Horse of the Year Show 2015

Horse of the Year Show, “The World’s Most Famous Horse Show” is widely regarded as the pinnacle of achievement in t...

7 October 2015
Royal Bath & West - Dairy Show 2015

This one day event has become one of the most important dates in the dairy farmer's calendar, combining a comprehen...

10 October 2015
Robin Hood Game & Country Show - Ipswich 2015

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

11 October 2015
Peterborough Arena Autumn Show 2015

Fun, fur and feathers! A fantastic family day out – the one-day Autumn Show is back with something for everyone.

17 October 2015
Countryside Live 2015

90% indoors - Countryside Live is going from strength to strength! Features now include Equine classes and Horseman...

17 October 2015
Robin Hood Game & Country Show - Newark 2015

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

20 October 2015
Welsh Dairy Show 2015

A one-day show held annually on the 3rd Tuesday of October, preceded by a popular Calf and Young Handlers' competit...


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I am not going to keep any cattle after this autumn so I have for sale a very good suckler...

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