06 February 2016 | Online since 2003

6 February 2016 11:50:25 | Appointments,Dairy,News

6 February 2016 12:53:56 | Finance,News,Produce,Sheep,Supermarkets
Tesco invites sheep farmers to take part in 'cost of production model for lamb' trial

Tesco is inviting British sheep farmers from across its supply base to take part in a trial of an industry first, cost of pro...

6 February 2016 11:50:25 | Appointments,Dairy,News
500 jobs axed as Arla restructures global organisation to deliver 2020 ambitions

Arla has announced the structural changes to its organisation that will enable the business to deliver its Good Growth Strate...

6 February 2016 11:27:20 | Arable,Cereal,News
'Good EU cereal plantings but low grain prices' says Copa Cogeca

New Copa and Cogeca figures show good EU cereal plantings due to good weather conditions but grain prices low whilst EU rapes...

6 February 2016 11:22:49 | Dairy,Finance,News,Shows and Events
Dairy Stakeholder meeting focus on farming crisis 'welcome and needed'

The Ulster Farmers’ Union says it is pleased the agriculture minister, Michelle O'Neill, has responded positively to its call...

6 February 2016 11:20:46 | Cattle,News,Shows and Events
National Beef Association farm tours to include Peak District's most noted herds of cattle

The National Beef Association (NBA) have today announced that the farm tours, part of their annual event NBA Beef Expo, will ...

6 February 2016 11:17:46 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Shows and Events
Knowledge intensive agronomy needed to protect margins

Maintaining gross margins for this coming season will highlight the importance of a shift away from input intensive agronomy ...

5 February 2016 15:15:52 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News
Ramularia resistance ratings issued for winter barley

Ramularia resistance ratings for winter barley varieties have been published for the first time by AHDB Cereals & Oilseeds....

5 February 2016 13:55:01 | Finance,News,NFU
Commitment needed for entry level agri-environment scheme

NFU Cymru has called on the Welsh Government to re-affirm its commitment to an entry level agri-environment scheme, funded vi...

5 February 2016 12:40:45 | Agri Safety,Finance,News
Severn Trent Water providing up to £5000 grants to farmers to help reduce risks to drinking water

The Severn Trent Environmental Protection Scheme (STEPS) provides grants up to £5000 for infrastructure improvement and land ...

5 February 2016 11:37:05 | Finance,News,Shows and Events
House of Lords to quiz UK Farming Minister and US Agricultural Chief Economist

The House of Lords EU Committee on Energy and Environment will next week take evidence from George Eustace MP, Minister of St...

5 February 2016 11:30:22 | Agri Safety,News,Property News
Walkers urged to control dogs as livestock worrying increases

Leading rural insurer, NFU Mutual, issues an urgent warning to farmers following an increase in livestock worrying.The in...

5 February 2016 11:12:18 | Arable,Crops,Education,News,Top Tips
New report outlines 7 ways farmers and Government can help rebuild British soil

The Soil Association is releasing a new document calling on policy makers and farmers to do their bit to protect UK soils. In...

5 February 2016 10:15:21 | Arable,Finance,News
Wright Hassall urges farming businesses to be vigilant over CAP payments

The UK’s farming community has been urged to be vigilant when checking payments received under the Common Agricultural Policy...

5 February 2016 09:53:31 | Cattle,Dairy,Education,News
Nestlé & First Milk launch programme to develop next generation of dairy leaders

Nestlé and First Milk have launched the Next Generation Dairy Leaders Programme, a scheme for young farmers that aims to iden...

5 February 2016 10:29:18 | Livestock Equipment,News,Pigs
Quality Equipment raises thousands of pounds for charity in anniversary year

Suffolk-based pig buildings and equipment company, Quality Equipment, has raised £12,810 for the East Anglian Air Ambulance, ...

RSPCA Assured launches new advertising campaign

A TV advert - featuring the voice of actor John Hurt - will be shown during popular programmes including Channel 4’s Sunday ...

4 February 2016 13:10:35 | Machinery and Equipment,News
UK farmers pick up more pick-ups to use for both business and personal pursuits

While there’s something distinctly ‘stateside’ about pick-ups, the benefits of this year’s new models include combining hard ...

4 February 2016 09:02:02 | Agri Safety,Arable,Crops,News,Products,Top Tips
Grab the opportunity to combat black grass due to dry, breezy conditions

With dry, breezy conditions forecast for much of the country, Bayer is reminding arable farmers to be ready to apply Atlantis...

3 February 2016 10:55:55 | Arable,News,Products,Shows and Events,Top Tips
Farmers can rise to challenge at key pest control event

Farmers challenged to comply with new laws on rodenticides are being urged to attend a major trade exhibition on pest control...

Australia | 5 February 2016
Research finds grain growers are seeding winter crops earlier

New research has confirmed that Australian grain growers are planting winter crops a month earlier than they were 30 years ag...

USA | 5 February 2016
$25m effort to save farmland on the San Mateo County coast

Worried that artichokes, Brussels sprouts and strawberries are losing ground to trophy homes and subdivisions, a Bay Area con...

India | 5 February 2016
India may decide on GM food as China makes big leap with Syngenta buy

Officials may decide on Friday whether to allow what could be India's first genetically modified (GM) food crop, mustard, spu...

Philippines | 5 February 2016
Maguindanao farmers lose crops due to drought

Farmers in 17 of Maguindanao’s 36 towns lost their rice and corn crops to the now two-month dry spell, feared to cause widesp...

Italy | 5 February 2016
Cheesed-off Italians swap bank bonds for Parmesan

A dairy cooperative in Italy has raised €6 million after selling bonds guaranteed by huge wheels of Parmesan cheese.“We a...

USA | 5 February 2016
Opposition halts higher dairy fees for now

The Montana Board of Livestock’s vice chairman says that a contentious proposal to increase fees for dairy inspections is dea...

New Zealand | 5 February 2016
In dairy for a long time not a good time - extreme financial juggling

The milk price has dropped to $4.15 a kilogram milk solids which has moved the date that my **** hits the fan forward three m...

Publish date: 6 February 2016
Dairy Assistant for high yielding Goat herd: job near >>>Monmouth/Hereford<<<

The herd of 800 milking goats has been established for over 10 years and due to retirement we now need an assistant to w...

Publish date: 6 February 2016
Tractor Operator Job  - permanent with a busy Contractor  >>>Leominster area<<<

Due to expansion we are looking for a pump operator to work as part of a 2 man team also we require a competent tractor opera...

Publish date: 6 February 2016
Dairy & Pig Assistance job including some tractor driving >>>Leicestershire<<<

Looking for assistance on a 230 pedigree Holstein heard grazed in summer days only, with 250 dairy followers.  Also requ...

Publish date: 6 February 2016
Dairy job on 1,000 cow farm in   >>>Ireland<<<

1000 cow dairy farm in Cork Ireland looking for a new member for our team. Grass management experience a bonus. Accommod...

Publish date: 6 February 2016
Mechanically minded Head Tractor person required on Arable Farm   >>>North Yorkshire<<<

Mechanically minded head tractor person required, capable of all workshop skills, general maintenance and fabrication on comb...

Publish date: 6 February 2016
Seasonal Trekking Assistant Job in >>>Scotland<<<

Daily Stock HusbandryEnsure that the pony herd and grass liveries (excluding those allocated to beats) are checked by midday ...

Publish date: 6 February 2016
Experienced Night Lamber to start Friday 12th Feb. Job near >>>Arkendale in Yorkshire<<<

Experienced Night Lamber required near Harrogate, North Yorkshire.Due to being let down we are looking for a competent Lamber...

5 February 2016 | Arable | Viewed 2225 times
Seven Ways to Save Our Soils

Our soils are degrading, and so, therefore, is the long-term ability for farmers to keep up food productioni. Compaction and ...

5 February 2016 | Education | Viewed 4461 times
The implications of 'Brexit' for UK agriculture

The purpose of this report is not to recommend how anyone should vote in the referendum on continued British membership of th...

2 February 2016 | Animal Health | Viewed 2821 times
The Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare 2015...

Business Benchmark on Farm Animal Welfare report (BBFAW, published 27 January) show that slaughter without pre-stunning is th...

1 February 2016 | Supermarkets | Viewed 2301 times
Unfair business-to-business trading practices

REPORT FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND THE COUNCILon unfair business-to-business trading practices in th...

29 January 2016 | Crops | Viewed 1425 times
Gleadell Market Report - Wheat & Oilseed Rape 29th...

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

29 January 2016 | Arable | Viewed 1142 times
Gleadell Market Report - Fertiliser 29th January 2...

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

26 January 2016 | Supermarkets | Viewed 3714 times
Groceries Code Adjudicator Investigation into Tesc...

Groceries Code Adjudicator Christine Tacon has told Tesco to introduce significant changes to practices and systems after fin...

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, ...

11 February 2016
Telegraph Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show 2016

The Telegraph outdoor adventure & travel show is the UK’s largest exhibition for adventurous people, taking place 1...

11 February 2016
Norfolk Farming Conference 2016

Full details of the 2016 Norfolk Farming Conference will be available soon.

12 February 2016
British Shooting Show 2016

The 1st of April sees tickets go on sale for the 2016 show. The show will be at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire on Fr...

13 February 2016
February Frolics Lambing Event 2016

Come and see newborn lambs every day of this special lambing event with a fun-packed programme for half-term includ...

23 February 2016
NFU Conference 2016

The 2016 conference will be held on Tuesday 23rd and Wednesday 24th February 2016, at the International Convention ...

24 February 2016
BETA International 2016

This ultimate buying experience offers a world of opportunity for exhibitors and visitors from around the globe as ...

Featured Shows

10-11 MAY The British Pig & Poultry Fair is the UK’s only dedicated pig and poultry indust...
Held early July each year, the Livestock Event is the leading B2B event for the UK livesto...
All-Energy is the UK’s largest renewable energy event.
Join over 25,000 farmers, agronomists and industry suppliers on the 15th & 16th June at Ch...
The British Shooting Show. 12th - 15th February 2016.

FarmingUK Tweets

5 February 2016
Chicago Reports

04/02/16 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed with small losses. Weekly export sales came in at net redu...

4 February 2016
EU Reports

04/02/16 -- EU grains closed mixed, but mostly lower. London wheat got a bit of support from a ...

LTP Min Max Chg %Chg

LTP Min Max Chg %Chg

5 February 2016 | Lancashire Price On Application
SYMMS BINS Agricultural and Smallholding Supplies

• Fill by Blowpipe or Loader• Can be suitable for snackers• 4 to 10 Tonnes Prices from £72...

5 February 2016 | Lancashire Price On Application

Walk through Sheep Feeder Available up to 2440mm lengths o Very easy to assemble Feeders f...

5 February 2016 | Lancashire Price On Application
7.5 ton Cattle Lorry

with 16ft detachable body 389000kmTested till December 2016, Taxed and servicedGood condit...

5 February 2016 | Lancashire Price On Application
Lamb Adopters

2 Ewe adopters and single head stocks also availableContact Edward Thornber 01200 441209 o...

5 February 2016 | Lancashire Price On Application
The All New 500

All the quality features you’ve come to expect from 3IN1FEEDERS for £690+VAT assembled and...

5 February 2016 | Lancashire Price On Application


5 February 2016 | Lancashire Price On Application

Our new 4x4 TowableMobile Cattle Handling SystemAnd our newTB Access Yoke with Semi Auto L...

5 February 2016 | Suffolk


5 February 2016 | Wiltshire


5 February 2016 | Devon


5 February 2016 | Cumbria


4 February 2016 | Devon


4 February 2016 | Moray


4 February 2016 | Shropshire


4 February 2016 | Lincolnshire


3 February 2016 | Lancashire


3 February 2016 | Cornwall


FarmingUK Online

Company Brochures



North Yorkshire


















Top stories you may have missed