02 August 2015 | Online since 2003

31 July 2015 19:30:16 | News,Renewables

Farming sector leads 40% surge in electricity from biogas

31 July 2015 20:12:32 | Dairy,News
Northern Ireland dairy farming crisis as tractors block supermarkets and farmers descend on Stormont

Tractors have closed off the entrance of supermarkets in Co Londonderry town as farmers orchestrated a demonstration over the...


31 July 2015 19:48:14 | Bees and Beekeeping,News,Produce
Oilseed rape flourishes without bee-killing chemicals

The first harvest results of winter oilseed rape planted without neonicotinoid seed treatments have come in, and farmers are ...


31 July 2015 19:44:23 | Machinery and Equipment,News
Appeal for plant and farm machinery entries for August collective auction

High demand for second hand plant and farm machinery and implements has prompted auctioneers Halls to appeal for more entries...


Heated debate on land use and wildlife at the CLA Game Fair

The clash in views about the relationship between land management and wildlife came to a head today at the CLA Game Fair, at ...


31 July 2015 19:37:03 | News,Produce,Supermarkets
Red Tractor gears up for largest ever on-pack promotion

Riding high on the success of its BBQ promotion, Red Tractor Assurance (RTA) is urging retailers to be a part of its biggest ...


31 July 2015 19:32:55 | Forestry,News,Shows and Events
Forestry sector takes action for resilient woodlands and forestry businesses

Organisations from the forestry sector, representing landowners, nurseries and forestry professionals, have come together and...


31 July 2015 19:30:16 | News,Renewables
Farming sector leads 40% surge in electricity from biogas

The Department for Energy & Climate Change (DECC) yesterday released their annual Digest of United Kingdom Energy Statistics ...


31 July 2015 19:27:05 | CLA,News,Shows and Events
Countryside welcomes new Environment Minister to first day of CLA Game Fair

Environment Minister Rory Stewart was today given a warm welcome at the annual celebration of the British countryside, the th...


31 July 2015 19:24:08 | Education,News,Shows and Events
Farmer Eric takes to the stage with CBEEBIES

Farmer Eric, an educational character created by The Dairy Council, will be taking centre stage at the CBeebies Big Day Out w...


31 July 2015 19:17:57 | News,Sheep,Shows and Events
Suffolk ram lamb sells for 21,000 guineas at national show and sale in Shrewsbury

A top price of 21,000 guineas was paid for a ram lamb at the Suffolk Sheep Society’s annual national show and sale held Shrew...


31 July 2015 17:00:06 | Grassland,Machinery and Equipment,News
Young contractor’s business being built on new McCormick tractor

A young contractor and forage merchant has taken the major step of buying a new tractor for the first time to help develop hi...


31 July 2015 10:59:47 | News,Pigs,Sheep,Shows and Events
Sixth rare breeds show and sale in Shrewsbury declared a success

Auctioneers Halls were delighted with the attendance at the sixth Traditional Native and Rare Breeds Show and Sale held at Sh...


Kubota and UK air ambulances prepare for take off!

Market leading machinery manufacturer launches national campaign to support life saving services.

Kubota has teamed up wit...


31 July 2015 09:33:14 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Two new barley plant genes discovered

A group of international researchers have discovered two new genes in the barley plant that will shed light on the history of...


USA | 31 July 2015
Drones being honed to help farmers grow better crops

Farmers will be using drones in the near future to monitor and improve their crops to help feed a hungry world, say Texas A&M...


USA | 31 July 2015
Avian flu is hammering hens: should poultry farmers get a bailout?

You may have noticed that the price of eggs has gone up. That’s partially due to the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza epidem...


United Kingdom | 31 July 2015
Dairy farmers want to meet Cameron on milk price crisis

Northern Ireland farming leaders are seeking direct talks with David Cameron over the crisis forcing family-run dairy farms o...


Brazil | 31 July 2015
Brazilians travel to Iowa for farming tips

Farming is a major part of life in both Iowa and Minnesota, but some folks all the way from Brazil were in north Iowa Thursda...


New Zealand | 31 July 2015
Auckland dairy owner's killer jailed for six years

The full story of the killing of Auckland dairy owner Arun Kumar began before his teen attacker's birth, the judge said as he...


Belgium | 31 July 2015
Belgian dairy farmers block roads in more price protests

Belgian milk and producers have again protested against low prices by blocking roads.

They say an EU decision to free up p...


China | 31 July 2015
Australia signs China live cattle deal

A new front in relations with Beijing has been opened by Barnaby Joyce who has extended the live cattle trade to China in a n...


Start Date: 21 July 2015
Job for a  Skilled Tractor driver with an interest in Stock>>>  Aberdeenshire

Looking for a job to  improve your career prospects? This jobs requires you to be proficient with a tractor and have a k...


Start Date: 19 July 2015
Job for Soil Sampling Technician    >>> Based in Kent<<< South East coverage

ACS Farm Image, part of the ACS Group, provides specialist services in soil analysis and mapping for the purpose of determini...


Start Date: 4 July 2015
Job for a Harvest helper on mixed farm over summer in >>> Alresford Hampshire

Requirement for an enthusiastic, hard working young person, on a 600 ac (400 ac arable) mixed farm, with 900 beef cattle and ...


Start Date: 22 July 2015
2 Permanent Full time Jobs for General farm workers/ Tractor drivers >>> Northamptonshire

This is a 300 sow breeder finisher family run unit. With sow finishers on an other farm Jobs Daily routine work involves Clea...


Start Date: 19 July 2015
Job General farm worker on dairy farm in Northumberland

General farm work to include relief milking in new Delaval 28:28 parlor, calf rearing, slurry tanker, trailer, and kennan fee...


Start Date: 7 July 2015
Permanent job for Herdsman >>Gloucestershire<<

Family dairy farm with 130 cows Autumn calving British Friesian crossed Holsteins. Needs a Herdsman to help with all aspects ...


Start Date: 24 July 2015
FARM LIAISON MANAGER - job based in Hereford / Wales

WHITES RECYCLING LTD REQUIRE A FARM LIAISON MANAGER FOR THE HEREFORD / WALES AREA.  WHILST AGRICULTURAL QUALIF...


24 July 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 365 times
SEPRA Market Report - 24th July 2015

The market is quiet but eggs are finding a home, the opinion is that prices will start to go up starting with Medium which ar...


22 July 2015 | Renewable Energy | Viewed 1144 times
Consultation on changes to Feed-in Tariff accredit...

This consultation proposes action to limit the risk to bill payers of a deployment surge under the Feed-in Tariff through the...


21 July 2015 | Cattle | Viewed 1153 times
UK Yearbook 2015 Cattle

A guide to essential facts and figures from the cattle industry in the previous 12 months, including livestock numbers, slaug...


21 July 2015 | Sheep | Viewed 859 times
UK Yearbook 2015 Sheep

A guide to essential facts and figures from the sheep industry in the previous 12 months, including livestock numbers, slaugh...


17 July 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 376 times
SEPRA Market Report - 17th July 2015

The market a bit shell shocked after last week’s AI news but settling  down again, there are not a lot of large ab...


10 July 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 471 times
SEPRA Market Report - 10th July 2015

Severe warning
Avian Influeza has been confirmed in Lancaster, information at present is 170,000 colony is involved with 20%...


6 July 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 518 times
SEPRA Market Report - 3rd July 2015

HATCH extends egg donation program
 
After providing 100,039 eggs to more than 8,000 families during a 10-week pilot p...



5 August 2015
Cartmel Show 2015

Cartmel Show is always a firm favourite with both visitors and locals. The Show, held on the first Wednesday in Aug...


5 August 2015
North Devon Show 2015

This is North Devon's premier Agricultural spectacle. The annual event is a celebration of North Devon's agricultur...


5 August 2015
Bakewell Show 2015

Bakewell Show 2015 will once again be a diverse event full of entertainment, animals, food, drink and attractions. ...


5 August 2015
Arran Farmers' Society Annual Show 2015

On the 19th January 1830, with 42 farmers present, Arran Farmers’ Society was formed. The objectives being the adva...


5 August 2015
Wigtown Show 2015

Our next show: Wednesday, 5th August 2015 : Bladnoch Park, Wigtown DG8 9AB

This year’s Wigtown Show, the oldest ...


5 August 2015
Black Isle Show 2015

The Black Isle Show is an annual event. It is going to be held at the Mannsfield Showgrounds and has a reputation f...


6 August 2015
Stewartry Agricultural Show 2015

A great day out for all the Family with so much going on! This year we are privilaged to be holding the Galloway Ca...


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1 August 2015
Chicago Reports

31/07/15 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed lower, following a USDA announcement that China had cancel...


1 August 2015
EU Reports

31/07/15 -- EU grains trade mostly lower on the day, save for corn, and universally lower for t...



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1 August 2015 | Not specified £10,850.00
SIMBA X-PRESS 4.6 metre trailed disc press,

Machinery,Disc Harrows / Min Till,Simba


1 August 2015 | Not specified £2,950.00
BOMFORD B577 hedger, 3 pt linkage,

Machinery,Hedge / Verge Cutters & Toppers,Bomford


1 August 2015 | Not specified £9,950.00
HORSCH CO4 Trailed 4m Tineseeder,

Machinery,Drills,HORSCH


1 August 2015 | Not specified £12,950.00
SIMBA X-Press 5.5 metre,

Machinery,Disc Harrows / Min Till,Simba


1 August 2015 | Not specified Price On Application

1 August 2015 | Not specified £2,450.00
OPICO HATZENBICHLER AIR 8 airseeder,

Machinery,Drills,OPICO HATZENBICHLER


1 August 2015 | Not specified £12,950.00


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Agrovista UK Ltd

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VG Energy

Less Co2

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Peel Pumps

30 July 2015 | Lincolnshire

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POA


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£1,500,000


1 July 2015 | Somerset

£625,000


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£375,000


30 June 2015 | Northumberland

POA


29 June 2015 | Carmarthenshire

£495,000


29 June 2015 | Glamorganshire

£140,000


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