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29 April 2016 08:21:24 | Arable,Dairy,Finance,News,Pigs,Poultry,Sheep
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...


29 April 2016 08:31:48 | Dairy,Finance,Market Reports,News
First Milk expects to deliver £4m operating profit versus loss of £20m the year prior

12 months into the turnaround of First Milk, Mike Gallacher and the First Milk Board have been briefing co-op members at meet...


29 April 2016 08:21:24 | Arable,Dairy,Finance,News,Pigs,Poultry,Sheep
Profitability of UK farming fell by staggering 29% in 2015 with loss of over £1.5bn

The profitability of UK farming fell by a staggering 29% in 2015, a loss of over £1.5 billion.Defra’s first estimate for ...


One neonicotinoid 'unfairly named among offenders' when it comes to risks to bees

According to new research led by the University of Dundee, at least one neonicotinoid may be unfairly named among the offende...


28 April 2016 15:23:22 | News,Renewables
British public want to see more renewable energy projects, according to new report

New official Government statistics show that the British public believe renewable energy provides tangible economic benefits ...


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...


Cereals 2016: Kuhn to launch new crop sprayer

Kuhn Farm Machinery will officially launch a new 3,000 litre entry-level crop sprayer to its range of trailed machines at thi...


28 April 2016 10:14:55 | Machinery and Equipment,News,Shows and Events
Massey Ferguson launches new app to showcase machinery

Massey Ferguson has launched a new App which enables users to browse its full-line of farm machinery products and select, con...


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...


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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<<<
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Grain Store Operator/General Farm Worker...

Wanted, a keen and enthusiastic person to run our busy grain store.  We Farm 5200 acres of mixed cropping 9 miles south ...


Grain Store Operator/General Farm Worker Job in  >>>Lincoln<<<
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FARM LIAISON MANAGERS  >>>...

Due to continued expansion, Whites Recycling are looking for Farm Liaison Managers to join our busy team through out the UK, ...


FARM LIAISON MANAGERS  >>>Norfolk/Suffolk & Stockton on Tees/Middlesborough areas<<<
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Tractor/Telehandler driver required...

We are seeking an experienced and careful tractor/Telehandler operator to assist with our forage business. We produce ha...


Tractor/Telehandler driver required for busy high quality forage producer. Haylage, Hay, barn dried Hay and lucerne. Job in  >>>South East UK<<<
Publish date: 30 April 2016
Agricultural Contract Labourers Ashburto...

Agriculture & Primary Industry, Casual / TemporaryOur Agricultural clients need fit, strong and robust labourers and...


Agricultural Contract Labourers Ashburton Area, Canterbury, New Zealand
28 April 2016 | Rural Life | Viewed 3937 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 3638 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 4723 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 1037 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 1153 times
Gleadell Market Report - Wheat and Oilseed Rape 22nd April 2016

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


21 April 2016 | Produce | Viewed 4051 times
Fit for the Future: Helping Consumers Eat More Fruit and Vegetable...

A new report setting out 34 recommendations for increasing the consumption of fruit and vegetables while helping to reverse t...


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...


Sheep Shearing for Improvers

Agriculture students make use of an extensive range of practical resources as an important part of their course.&nb...


Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1)

This course is for the professional user or anyone who requires the National Proficiency Test Council (NPTC) Certif...


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...


Farming Veterinarian Taster Course

Taster course for budding veterinarians.This is an essential residential week long course for lower sixth stude...


Level 3 Extended Diploma in Horse Management

You will learn about horsemanship, physiological systems, equitation as well as business and event management eleme...


Agriculture with Farm Business Management (BSc)

This degree focuses on the management of each element of an agricultural business: the whole estate; the farm; and ...


Beekeeping – Improvers & Module One

A course run over ten evenings for beekeepers wanting to improve their beekeeping knowledge This course is based ar...


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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...


Piglets Adventure Park

Get up close with the little pigs, meet expectant mums and if you are lucky see piglets being born in the new Pigle...


Walby Farm Park

Attractions in the Lake District & CumbriaFor things to do or places to visit and children’s days out in Cumbri...


Foel Farm Park

A great day out on Anglesey in North Wales for all the family.Foel Farm Park near Brynsiencyn on Anglesey offer...


Park Hall Farm

Park Hall the Countryside Experience near Oswestry in Shropshire is one of the region’s most exciting all weather f...


Snettisham Park

Snettisham Park , incorporating Park Farm, first opened to the public in 1986, and is a working Norfolk farm growin...


Villa Farm Shop

We are a family run business that endeavours to offer a wide selection of quality, fresh, locally sourced, seasonal...


Newlyns Farm Shop

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


Pauls Farm Shop

Pauls Farm Shop is a second generation family business that prides itself on providing high quality, locally source...


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 ...



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