08 October 2015 | Online since 2003

8 October 2015 10:00:18 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Finance,News,NFU

Record wheat harvest underlines importance of markets for crops

8 October 2015 15:45:59 | Agri Safety,CLA,News
Praise as new theft sentencing guidelines are published

Theft is one of the most common offences that courts deal with – more than 91,000 offenders were sentenced last year. The gui...

8 October 2015 14:20:47 | Education,News,Shows and Events
2016 Nuffield Farming Scholars announced

The successful candidates have been announced for the 2016 Nuffield Farming Scholarships.

The 18 Scholars have been select...

8 October 2015 11:06:17 | News,Property News
Rural crime warning as nights gets darker

As the nights draw in the farmers are being urged to review security arrangements to protect against theft.

The National R...

8 October 2015 11:00:28 | Appointments,Dairy,News
Brian Mackie appointed First Milk chief operating officer

Following the recent departure of Gerry Sweeney from the role of finance director, Brian Mackie will be joining the First Mil...

8 October 2015 10:49:18 | News,Produce,Supermarkets
Tesco boss apologises to supermarket's suppliers

Tesco chief executive Dave Lewis has apologised to suppliers, together with its customers and other stakeholders for “the bad...

8 October 2015 10:46:18 | Cattle,News
Former monitor farmers open gates for legacy initiative

A series of five one day events to revisit former monitor farms will be hosted by Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) in the coming t...

8 October 2015 10:41:27 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Finance,News,NFU
Come clean on payment timetable, farmers urge Scottish government

Discussions open on early part-payment as NFUS believes full delivery in December will not happen.

Believing that the Scot...

8 October 2015 10:17:27 | CLA,News
'Don’t split Openreach from BT, but BT must deliver on rural broadband'

The CLA, which represents landowners, farmers and rural businesses, has called on Ofcom not to act to separate national broad...

8 October 2015 10:05:18 | Finance,News
'RDP funds beyond the reach of too many farmers', says Plaid Cymru

Plaid Cymru’s Shadow Rural Affairs Minister Llyr Gruffydd has accused the Welsh Government of putting Rural Development Progr...

8 October 2015 10:00:18 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Finance,News,NFU
Record wheat harvest underlines importance of markets for crops

The NFU has revealed that this year’s harvest is set to become the biggest wheat yield on record. However, it warns that this...

8 October 2015 09:54:22 | Bees and Beekeeping,Crops,News
Important crop pollinating bees species first sighting in Lincolnshire in 100 years

One of the UK’s most important crop pollinating bee species has been found in Lincolnshire for the first time in more than a ...

8 October 2015 09:47:47 | Finance,News,Property News
Commercial woodland still delivering many tax advantages

Growing trees retains an appeal for many and historically forestry has always been viewed as an opportunity where it is possi...

8 October 2015 09:38:02 | News,Produce,Shows and Events
Healthy food and farming to top agenda for LEAF’s Annual Conference

LEAF (Linking Environment And Farming), the leading organisation delivering more sustainable food and farming, have announced...

7 October 2015 12:28:24 | Education,News
Farming education packs launched in schools across England and Wales

Defra Minister Liz Truss MP has given her backing to the joint NFU and FACE (Farming and Countryside Education) ‘Why Farming ...

New Zealand | 8 October 2015
Questions asked over dairy pollution documents

A dairy lobby group appears to have pressured the Manawatu-Wanganui Regional Council into removing potentially embarrassing i...

Ireland | 8 October 2015
Farmers need more incentives to grow biomass crops

Policy changes are needed to make biomass crops more attractive to landowners to help combat the threat of climate change, ac...

Indonesia | 8 October 2015
Indonesia sets stimulus measures for farmers

Indonesia unveiled new measures to prop up a faltering economy, giving companies a break on energy costs and planning a safet...

USA | 8 October 2015
Monsanto says agriculture consolidation is 'inevitable'

Monsanto Co., which abandoned its bid to acquire Swiss pesticide maker Syngenta AG in August, said it continues to search for...

Canada | 8 October 2015
Canadian farmers follow miners, stream crops for cash

Oct 7 Canadian canola farmers are tapping an alternative form of financing more often used by cash-hungry miners, turning a s...

Australia | 8 October 2015
Cattle tick concerns in state's north

Far north coast cattle producers are being urged to take extra care after a spike in the number of cattle tick infestations. ...

Brazil | 8 October 2015
Ship carrying cattle sinks in northern Brazil

A ship carrying 5,000 head of cattle sank in a river in Para, a state in the Brazilian Amazon, killing the majority of the an...

Start Date: 7 October 2015
M514: Sales & Business Development Manager - Cambridgeshire

Exciting new career opportunity with a leading, well respected, science led UK business. Promoting the extensive research ser...

Start Date: 8 October 2015
Permanent full time general farm workers/ tractor drivers required . Job in Northamptonshire / Oxfordshire border

This is a 300 sow breeder finisher  unit. We have store pigs on an other farm. Daily routine work involves cleaning...

Start Date: 8 October 2015
Herdsman / Tractor driver, job in Scotland

Herdsman/Tractor driver required for busy farm. We run 280 suckler cows in a spring calving herd and have around 500 acres of...

Start Date: 7 October 2015
M516: Regional Technical Arable Agronomist - Southern Counties - home based

Fed up with constant sales targets - don't feel able to provide impartial technical agronomy advice to farmers - then please ...

Start Date: 7 October 2015
General Farm Worker Hedge Planter>>> Essex

General Farm Worker Hedge planter required on a mixed farm. You will be carry out duties on the farm but your main task will ...

Start Date: 8 October 2015
Herds person required to manage 350 Kiwi system spring block calving crossbred cows on a 122ha grass farm on the Devon/Cornwall border.

We are looking for a enthusiastic and self motivated person wanting to take on this rewarding position. The su...

Start Date: 8 October 2015
Herdsman. Job near Marlborough

As part of our 400 cow, split block calving, forage based dairy unit we are looking for an enthusiastic person to join the te...

2 October 2015 | Poultry | Viewed 275 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 391 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 524 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...

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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 577 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 641 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 720 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...

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...

21 October 2015
National Fruit Show 2015

Boasting the best of British produce and technology, the National Fruit Show is a key event for the industry – and ...

5 November 2015
Soil Symposium 2015

Business as usual not an option say soil experts

Over 200 delegates and speakers gathered for our 6th annual Soi...

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Chicago Reports

08/10/15 -- Soycomplex: Beans trade around 4-5 cents lower approaching 13.00 BST, with meal dow...

8 October 2015
EU Reports

08/10/15 -- EU grains trade narrowly mixed ahead of tomorrow's all important USDA report. At ...

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7 October 2015 | Staffordshire £5.00
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