News

 
21-08-2014 05:08 AM | News Comment
Farm Cycle Challenge charity donations top £42k
Former NFU President Peter Kendall and Oxford Farming Conference Chairman Richard Whitlock’s Farm Cycle Challenge has now raised more than £42,000 for...
21-08-2014 04:54 AM | News Comment
Farmers all set for 'Love Scotch Lamb' weekend
Scottish sheep farmers are all set for “Love Scotch Lamb’ weekend (23 and 24 August), when they will be tempting Scottish shoppers with lamb at 12 ven...
21-08-2014 04:48 AM | News Comment
Contract finishing offers way into pigs
Over 100 visitors to an open day on a Suffolk farm learned how contract finishing has given an enterprising young man a kick-start back into pig farmi...
20-08-2014 12:34 PM | Animal Health Comment
Defra urged to extend badger vaccination scheme ahead of cull
With this year’s badger cull rumoured to start in the coming weeks, DEFRA has been urged by the Humane Society International to expand its limited Bad...
20-08-2014 11:33 AM | Dairy Comment
More milk from grass: av 5,900 litres with no cake
This exciting Farm Ideas article shows how it is entirely possible for a small dairy farm, selling raw milk in the conventional way, to provide an inc...
20-08-2014 10:02 AM | Arable Comment
Wheat market closed firmer, although well off the day's highs
Soycomplex Beans closed mostly lower save for the front end, as too did meal. The one point improvement in last night's crop ratings was seen as a ...
20-08-2014 09:56 AM | Arable Comment
London and Paris wheat 'struggling to keep their heads above water'
EU grains closed mixed, with both London and Paris wheat struggling to keep their heads above water. Support at GBP120/tonne and EUR170/tonne only jus...
20-08-2014 06:22 AM | News Comment
Satellite tractor joins show adventure
The countryside adventure that will unfold for next month’s Royal County of Berkshire Show promises to take visitors on a journey both backwards and f...
20-08-2014 05:49 AM | Arable Comment
Computers to protect crop harvests
Computer scientists are devising new and more efficient ways to spot diseased crops to help boost harvest yields. Researchers are developing image...
20-08-2014 05:42 AM | Cattle Comment
Livestock farmers' 'confidence in jeopardy'
An excellent turnout of Monmouthshire livestock farmers attended an on-farm meeting held in Llansoy to raise their concerns on the future of the beef ...
19-08-2014 10:25 AM | Arable Comment
New satellite data will help farmers facing drought
About 60 percent of California is experiencing “exceptional drought,” the U.S. Drought Monitor’s most dire classification. The agency issued the same ...
19-08-2014 09:56 AM | Arable Comment
Brazil to re-instate tariff on wheat imports
Weather "A fundamental shift in weather in the weather is expected this week with increasing heat and humidity in the Midwest and Great Plains. Hea...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
21-08-2014 03:48 AM
Irish beef and lamb promoted in Swiss Alps
This week Bord Bia promoted Irish meat to top Swiss chefs who are members of the exclusive Chefs Irish Beef Club. Bord Bia this week hosted a prom...
21-08-2014 03:46 AM
Russia reveals huge cost of Western food ban
Russia's agriculture minister warned Wednesday that Moscow must spend billions of dollars in the coming years subsidising farmers in order to avoid a ...
21-08-2014 03:45 AM
Plan targets decline in livestock
Experts have published an action plan to tackle livestock declines and low profitability in the beef industry. Beef cow numbers have fallen by 50,0...
21-08-2014 03:42 AM
How to milk gains out of the dairy industry
The dairy industry in the European Union is on the cusp of a massive shake-up. Come April 2015, a quota system that has limited milk production in mem...
21-08-2014 03:39 AM
Wheat prices skyrocket after Ukraine's attack on Russia
An attack by Ukrainian troops on a Russian armoured column has sent wheat futures for September soaring 3.5% to $5.56 ¼ a bushel in Chicago at one poi...
21-08-2014 03:37 AM
Agricultural budget will be a permanent feature, says Minister
The budgetary allocation to agriculture and allied sectors, including free power subsidy and loan waiver, would be between Rs.10,000 crore and Rs.20,0...
21-08-2014 03:35 AM
New technology helps farmers conserve fertilizer and protect their crops
We have a nitrogen problem. Nitrogen is essential to our existence, a required nutrient for the plants we eat. It is the broad swath at the bottom of ...

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Recruitment

 
19-08-2014 07:50 AM
Mill Production Manager
A mill production manager is required for a well known animal feed manufacturer in England over the forthcoming months. The job will be to oversee all...
19-08-2014 07:49 AM
Ruminant Technical Sales Executive
A commercial ruminant technical sales person is required for a GB global mineral premix and feed supplement company. The job will cover the company’...
19-08-2014 07:48 AM
Sales Director – North England/Scotland
A Major Agri-Supply Company with a recognised brand particularly on dairy and beef farms require a Sales Director for Northern England and Scotland. T...
19-08-2014 07:47 AM
SALES MANAGER - AGRICULTURAL SERVICES/TRAINING - EASTERN COUNTIES
A leading Agricultural Organisation, which sits at the heart of the UK agricultural industry, is actively seeking an experienced sales manager to sell...
19-08-2014 07:46 AM
Farm and Hatchery Liaison Specialist
My client is seeking a Farm and Hatchery Liaison Specialist to assist their management team. This international company is a leader in Poultry Genetic...
19-08-2014 07:45 AM
Sales Manager - feed additives
A vacancy for a Sales Manager has arisen with a client of international reputation. This is a technical sales role in the commercial feed additive sec...
19-08-2014 07:44 AM
Feed Additives Technical Manager - Midlands based
A vacancy for a Feed Additives Technical Manager has arisen with a client of international reputation. This is a technical support role in the commerc...

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Knowledge Centre

 
21-08-2014 | General Farming
July 2014 milk production figures
The United Kingdom wholesale milk deliveries totalled 1,230.8 million litres in July, the fourth month of the new milk year, figures released by the R...
18-08-2014 | General Farming
Livestock Keeper Satisfaction and Communication Su...
AHVLA has received largely positive feedback from livestock keepers about their experience of interacting with AHVLA staff and services.Four hundred l...
15-08-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 15th August 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 15th August 2014
15-08-2014 | General Farming
African and classical swine fever - GB disease con...
This disease control strategy for African and classical swine fever in Great Britain sets out the disease control measures we would consider if Africa...
15-08-2014 | General Farming
Bluetongue - GB disease control strategy
Sets out the disease control measures we would consider if bluetongue virus was suspected or confirmed in farm animals.
14-08-2014 | General Farming
CAP Reform - The new Common Agricultural Policy
Latest information about new CAP schemes in England, including more detail about greening, crop diversification and Ecological Focus Areas.
13-08-2014 | General Farming
2014 badger cull control policy
Consultations with the British Veterinary Association (BVA) about various topics relating to Defra's 2014 badger cull control policy.

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
21-08-2014 | Chagford, Devon
Chagford Show
Held at the Show field, Dogmarsh Bridge, by Mill End Hotel, Chagford TQ13 8JN Marvelous family day out. Many attractions, events, trade stands, Fo...
21-08-2014 | Denbigh, Denbighshire
Denbighshire & Flintshire County Show
The Denbigh and Flint Show offers a wonderful day out with a variety of attractions and entertainments to suit the whole family on the 3rd Thursday in...
21-08-2014 | Bridport, Dorset
Melplash Agricultural Show
The Melplash Agricultural Show takes place at the Showground, West Bay, Bridport on Thursday 21st August 2014. Attracting around 18,000 visitors a y...
23-08-2014 | Egham, Surrey
Egham Royal Show
The show has now been going for over 150 years. It is held over the August bank holiday weekend in Caddey’s field, Egham close to Runnymede famous for...
23-08-2014 | Leyburn Showground, Middleham, Wensleydale, North Yorkshire
Wensleydale Show
Wensleydale Agricultural Show is a traditional dales show, located close to Leyburn, North Yorkshire in the heart of Wensleydale, with an extensive ra...

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