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28 August 2016 07:34:21 | News,Produce,Rural Life,Shows and Events
Scotland to host a series of summits to discuss investment and actions in the agricultural industry
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Scotland to host a series of summits to discuss investment and actions in the agricultural industry

Series of summits planned to drive forward Scottish rural economy

28 August 2016 07:34:21 | News,Produce,Rural Life,Shows and Events

A series of summits to drive forward the rural economy; discuss investment and consider Scotland’s role in the EU will be hos...


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Sheep moving onto a ship for export

Day of action against long distance animal transport sees organisations unite

27 August 2016 11:52:53 | Animal Health,News

The Green Party will be speaking at the first ever global day of action against long distance live animal transport, 'Animals...


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Call for ongoing dialogue as Land Reform Act takes shape

'Land Reform Act passage has been an unsettling time': Calls for ongoing dialogue as Act takes shape

27 August 2016 07:48:54 | News,Property News,Rural Life

The Scottish farming sector is urging legislators to continue to consult with farmers and crofters as the Land Reform Act con...


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As a precaution, warning signs were erected at nearby Par Sands

Farmer fined £9000 for polluting stream with slurry

26 August 2016 15:43:11 | Finance,News,Renewables,Slurry and Irrigation

A farmer has been ordered to pay £8,957 in fines and costs for polluting a stream near a popular Cornish holiday beach.On...


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The size of the agricultural labour force decreased by 1% per cent from the previous year to 47,400

Cash flow pressures prompt NI farmers to leave industry

26 August 2016 15:38:25 | Finance,News,Property News,Rural Life

Around 600 farm workers have left the agriculture industry in Northern Ireland over the past year, new figures show.The s...


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First Milk announces 3rd milk price increase in a row

First Milk increases September milk price by 1.25ppl

26 August 2016 14:49:34 | Dairy,Finance,News

First Milk has announced that it will increase its September milk prices by up to 1.25ppl.In a letter to members today, c...


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Farmer injects dry cow therapy into cow

Cattle farmers asked to assess antibiotic use in major national survey

26 August 2016 12:17:55 | Animal Health,Cattle,News

All cattle farmers are being asked to help compile an accurate assessment of antibiotic use within their herds in a major nat...


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Over €30 million will be dedicated to assisting farmers in the UK

Details of 500m euro aid package for struggling dairy farmers finalised

26 August 2016 11:59:50 | Dairy,Finance,News

The precise details of the 500 million euro aid package for the dairy and other livestock sector announced by Commissioner Ph...


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British Sugar said they were looking for new growers for their £22/tonne guaranteed minimum price contracts

New contracts seek security for beet growers

26 August 2016 09:54:52 | Arable,Crops and Cereals,Finance,News

British Sugar and NFU Sugar have announced the sugar beet contract terms for next year heralding a 'new era' with both one an...


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High carbon dioxide spring, with tower for measuring the concentration

Plants adapting to increasing atmospheric carbon dioxide

26 August 2016 09:38:06 | Arable,Crops and Cereals,News

Plants are adapting to increasing atmospheric carbon dioxide according to a new study from the University of Southampton....


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Poster and video contest asks children from around the globe to use their creativity to explore the 2016 World Food Day theme

Worldwide contest asks children to design poster to highlight risk of climate change to food security

26 August 2016 08:15:57 | Education,News,Shows and Events

A globe-spanning video and poster contest is asking the world's children to help highlight how climate change is making the t...


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UK wheat stocks at the end of 2015/16 increased by 34% year-on-year to the highest on records

UK wheat stocks at end of 2015/16 increased by 34% to highest on record

26 August 2016 08:06:37 | Crops and Cereals,Market Reports,News

UK wheat stocks at the end of 2015/16 increased by 34% year-on-year to the highest on records going back to 2007, according t...


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N and P for oilseed rape establishment

27 August 2016 12:00:10 | Crops and Cereals,News,Top Tips

In the last few years it has become increasingly apparent that the concept of placing the autumn N and P fertiliser alongside...


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OSR trial driling

Scottish field scale trial shows SY Harnas top performing hybrid for the region‏

26 August 2016 09:47:41 | Arable,News

Syngenta oilseed rape variety, SY Harnas, delivered 23% higher than average yield, compared to all hybrids in a Scottish on-f...


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New Open Innovation event will shape the agri-food industry

26 August 2016 09:41:18 | News,Shows and Events

Open discussion and innovative thinking are the key to shaping a viable food and farming industry, and a new annual event aim...


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Nairn Glen, Chairman of Somerdale International; Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Somerset Mrs Anne Maw; Stephen Jones. Director and co-founder of Somerdale International and Ernie Waldron Director and co-founder of Somerdale International

Leading exporter of British cheese Somerdale international presented with Queens Award

26 August 2016 09:29:58 | Dairy,News,Shows and Events

Somerdale International has been presented with its Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade by Her Majesty’s Lord...


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Prime Aberdeenshire farm comes onto the market‏

25 August 2016 12:08:18 | News,Property News

Bridgend Farm, a compact farm with a four bedroom farmhouse beside Kintore in Aberdeenshire, is available for buyers to purch...


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Canada
| 26 August 2016

If differences of opinion over food safety practices are not resolved, the big promises of a new European market for Canadian...


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India
| 26 August 2016

A government panel has cleared commercial use of what would be India's first genetically modified (GM) food crop, but politic...


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USA
| 26 August 2016

Moving to bolster dairy farmers who are struggling to cope with price declines, the Agriculture Department announced Tuesday ...


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France
| 26 August 2016

A meeting between Europe's largest dairy group Lactalis and French milk producers requesting a rise in prices ended in a dead...


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USA
| 26 August 2016

California's prolonged drought is forcing Central Valley farmers to scramble for water to irrigate crops. They have to be cre...


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New Zealand
| 26 August 2016

A rise in the forecast farmgate milk price will rake in $427.5 million for Northland dairy farmers this season - $45 million ...


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An exciting career vacancy has arisen for an experienced Ruminant Sales Specialist to enhance the North West team and grow a ...


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Ruminant Sales Specialist
Publish date: 28 August 2016

Our client seeks an ambitious manager with the potential to grow into a senior role and be involved with key commercial and p...


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General Manager
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De Lacy Executives client is a highly respected and successful manufacturer of ventilation equipment and systems, largely use...


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Technical Sales Executive
Publish date: 27 August 2016

Organic beef and sheep farm looking for a full time employee.  Duties to include winter feeding of cattle and sheep, all...


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General Farm Worker job responsible for tractor work on large Beef & Sheep farm  >>South West<<
Publish date: 27 August 2016

Looking for somebody to milk and manage our expanding 360 cow grazing herd.  The farm is a ring fenced 750 acre blo...


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Herd Manager: job on dairy farm on   >>Shropshire/Staffordshire<< border 
Publish date: 27 August 2016

Do you like milking cows?  160 Cows need to be milked in Cornwall.  You will join a team of 3 brothers to milk...


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Herdsperson Job - able to drive a tractor & milk cows  >>Cornwall<<
25 August 2016 | Rural Life | Viewed 1785 times

Defra report tracking the progress of the Natural Environment White Paper  published in 2011.


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Stephen Devlin, an economist with the New Economics Foundation, has said that the UK will need to make farming jobs more attr...


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Gleadell Market Report - Fertiliser 19th August 2016


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Gleadell Market Report - Wheat and Oilseed Rape 19th August 2016


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The first paper in CPRE's new Food and Farming Foresight series suggests that, following the EU referendum deci...


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Gleadell Market Report - Fertiliser 12th August 2016


26 August 2016
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Jamie Oliver and Alex James present The Big Feastival, a unique weekend celebration of music, food and fun for all ...


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Near Kingham
27 August 2016
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There's something for everyone in action - packed, great days out! All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm d...


Cheshire
Cheshire County Showground, Tabley
27 August 2016
28 August 2016

The show has now been going for over 150 years.It is held over the August bank holiday weekend in Caddey’s fiel...


Surrey
Egham
27 August 2016
29 August 2016

Country Fair with many Animal attractions, Reptiles, Terrier/lurchers, H&M Dog Display Team, Stunt Motorcycle Act


Merseyside
The Leisure Lakes, The Gravel, Mere Brow, Southport
28 August 2016
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The Edenbridge and Oxted Agricultural Show is the most spectacular August Bank Holiday day out in Surrey for the wh...


Surrey
Ardenrun Showground, Tandridge Lane, Lingfield
29 August 2016
29 August 2016

Burniston Show was first held as a Floral and Horticultural Society Show in 1888, and was funded by local farmers, ...


North Yorkshire
On the A165, North of Scarborough
29 August 2016
29 August 2016

The Glendale Show is the premier show in North Northumberland, and attracts 15,000 visitors annually with its huge ...


Northumberland
The Showfield, North Middleton, Wooler

Easton & Otley College

Advanced Apprenticeship in Agriculture (Crop Produ...

Course Summary This programme combines sound understanding with technical skills, building on the crop producti...


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Level 3 Extended Diploma Countryside Management (G...

This course has a strong focus on game through both theoretical and practical sessions.You will gain invaluable...


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Pesticide Spraying

If your job involves the use of chemical pesticides, regulations will affect your working practices. Shipley Colleg...


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Tractor Driving Activity Day

Have you ever dreamt of driving a Tractor? Well now's your chance! Our Tractor Driving Activity Day is the perf...


Moreton Morrell College

Agriculture BTEC Level 2 Diploma

Our Level Two Diploma in Agriculture provides good grounding in the key aspects of farming. As well as performing p...


Askham Bryan College

Agriculture with Land Management (Top Up) (BSc)

This course aims to develop the knowledge and skills required for individuals who want to pursue  professional...


Hadlow College

Access to Higher Education Diploma (Land-Based Stu...

Designed to prepare students, who may not have the formal entry requirements, to progress into higher education, th...


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UK Dairy Day 2016

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The International Centre, Telford, Shropshire, TF3 4JH
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BFREPA Conference and AGM 2016

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The BFREPA Conference is the largest of it's kind in the UK with between 500 to 600 produc...
The National Motorcycle Museum, Coventry Road, Hampton in Arden, Solihull, B92 0EJ
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East of England Showground, Oundle Rd, Alwalton, Peterborough PE2 6XE
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22 August 2016
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Current pig prices are ‘very encouraging’ according to pig farmer Richard Longthorp.The former chairman ...


18 August 2016

Organic food enjoying resurgence

The organic food sector is enjoying a resurgence.Organic meat, in particular, is proving increasingly popular, follo...


15 August 2016

Priestner on Cage Free

The chairman of the NFU Poultry Board says the egg industry has been thrown into uncertainty by the cage-free commitment...


11 August 2016

First field test of robotic farm hand SwagBot

Meet SwagBot.He has successfully demonstrated the ability to operate in the rugged cattle station environment.Fu...


11 August 2016

Brexit affects growers labour needs

Access to the foreign labour market is critical, according the chief executive of the British Growers Association, Jack ...


Experience hands on animal encounters on our traditional working farm, hitch a ride in our 4 x 4 Adventure Experien...


Fantasy Farm Park is situated in the heart of the beautiful Mid-Wales countryside.It opened to the public in 19...


Hall Farm Park at South Kelsey, set on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds is a small family run park which opened i...


Bucklebury Farm Park offers a magical experience and a great value day out in the countryside whatever the weather,...


Whitehouse Farm Centre is Northumberland’s largest family run Farm attraction spread over 40 acres, located south ...


In the shop we have a carefully selected cheese display which boasts the best of the region with some cheeses caref...


Newlyns Farm, Farm Shop and Cookery School is a family run business that operates a 500 acre traditional mixed farm...


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


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


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