News

 
31-10-2014 02:16 AM | News Comment
Organic market continues to boom
Proving small changes can add up to a big difference, new Nielsen figures released today show sales of organic products in excess of a staggering £100...
31-10-2014 01:18 AM | Dairy Comment
Dairy Crest recalls milk on contamination fears
Dairy Crest Ltd has recalled certain date codes of Morrisons and Supervalu from Budgens Whole British Milk on a precautionary basis, because the produ...
31-10-2014 00:59 AM | News Comment
Government needs action on fly-tipping, Countryside Alliance warns
The Countryside Alliance has called on the government to address the 20% increase in fly-tipping incidents on public land last year. Local authorit...
31-10-2014 00:56 AM | Arable Comment
New Defra farm figures 'underline volatility'
New farm business income data from Defra, which focus on income from March 2013 to February 2014, show some significant swings in farm profitability a...
Bauer Compact separator for smaller livestock farms
A new small-size screw press separator opens the way for smaller dairy and pig farms to manage and utilise farm slurry more effectively. With a typ...
30-10-2014 11:31 AM | Agri Safety Comment
Agriculture remains one of UK's most dangerous industries
Agriculture has remained one of the industries in which workers are most likely to be injured, according to new figures released today. Injury and ...
30-10-2014 11:19 AM | Arable Comment
EU grains stage another day of decent gains
EU grains staged another day of decent gains. "Some of the (recent) support has come from a later than usual US maize harvest and drier than normal co...
30-10-2014 11:17 AM | Arable Comment
All is not well with Russia wheat prospects; corn market with strong gains
Soycomplex Beans and meal closed sharply higher once more. "Logistic woes getting meal via railcar into eastern processor market has the feeder dou...
30-10-2014 01:54 AM | Dairy Comment
Caution urged over Swedish milk study
A diet rich in milk is promoted to reduce the likelihood of bone fractures but a high intake may have undesirable effects, according to new research. ...
30-10-2014 01:27 AM | Cattle Comment
Future of Scottish dairy to be debated at AgriScot
The future direction of the Scottish dairy sector will be debated at next month’s AgriScot event, being staged on Wednesday 19 November at Ingliston, ...
New Reform Metrac H8X to be introduced to the UK market
Reform Werke have announced the imminent introduction to the UK market of their compact Metrac H8 X tractor, which the company say, delivers the combi...
30-10-2014 01:22 AM | Arable Comment
NFU urges farmers to understand new CAP payment scheme
NFU’s series of CAP roadshows gets underway in the East Midlands, next week with a strong message from NFU to all farmers and growers: read, understan...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
31-10-2014 00:21 AM
Layer poultry industry looks for support
Estimating the loss caused by cyclone Hudhud to layer poultry industry in the north coastal districts at Rs.100 crore, National Egg Coordination Commi...
31-10-2014 00:20 AM
China and its impending great milk battle
In China, the great milk battle is coming. Two opposing forces are setting the trend. On one hand there is this ever-growing demand of milk, induced b...
31-10-2014 00:14 AM
What are New Zealand’s top dairy farmers doing?
Utilising the benefits of cross breeding has been fundamental to the success of many New Zealand dairy farmers according to Jack Hooper, Principal Adv...
31-10-2014 00:13 AM
Head of Japan’s dairy products firm calls on PM
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that his government was making arduous efforts to make Pakistan a highly conducive and attractive destination for...
31-10-2014 00:11 AM
India assures Afghanistan of cooperation in agriculture
Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Thursday assured the Afghanistan Ambassador Shaida Moh Abdali of cooperation in the field of agriculture and...
31-10-2014 00:11 AM
Leading voice on agriculture fights to keep job
For the first time in two decades, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson finds himself fighting hard to keep his job and avert a loss that could cost Minnesota on...
31-10-2014 00:04 AM
Opportunity of cattle trade to China inching closer
The live export industry is eyeing the opportunity of sending feeder and slaughter cattle to China, as a delegation of Chinese tour Australia as part ...

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Recruitment

 
30-10-2014 23:00 PM
Weekend Chef [Alternate Weekends and some Bank Holidays]
Acorn Farm Weekend. The Chef will be responsible for the smooth running of the Farm Café at weekends and some Bank Holi days....
30-10-2014 22:57 PM
Pig Stockperson
Wayland Farms Ltd Little Melton Food Park Little Melton Norwich Norfolk NR9 3NP. Wayland Farms Ltd (part of Cranswick plc) always welcome applications...
30-10-2014 21:53 PM
Assistant Management Accountant
The university specialises in agriculture, food science, agricultural engineering, bio veterinary science, veterinary nursing, rural land management,....
30-10-2014 21:50 PM
Soil Sampler
We are seeking a soil sampler to work as part of our hard-working and dedicated team. The successful candidate will play a key role within the departm...
30-10-2014 21:47 PM
Solicitor Corporate
Our client’s highly-regarded Corporate team acts for a wide-range of clients in a number of sectors, but most prominently Technology and Food & Ag...
30-10-2014 21:46 PM
Nursery Nurse Assistant - Level 2 Apprenticeship
We are based in a small village between parks, river and a farm. The role involves nappy changing and running planning, observations and activities......
30-10-2014 21:42 PM
Business Administration Apprenticeship
Preston Farm Industrial Estate. General assistance to finance department as necessary. This is an exciting opportunity to take on the role of a financ...

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Knowledge Centre

 
29-10-2014 | Crops
The new Common Agricultural Policy schemes in Engl...
Latest information about new CAP schemes in England, including greening, active farmer, young farmer payment and entitlements.
28-10-2014 | Renewable Energy
SEPRA Market Report - 24th October 2014
The market, for some time now everyone has been saying that demand is quiet, but there is no surplus of eggs. Holland showed a slight increase in p...
24-10-2014 | Poultry
Nequip Open Day
Newquip Ltd will be holding an Open Day on Wednesday 3rd December 2014 from 11am at Heals Farm, Butlers Bank, Shawbury, Shropshire, SY4 4HG by kind pe...
24-10-2014 | Cattle
Proposed enhancements to bovine TB cattle control ...
This document provides a summary of responses toDefra’s public consultationonproposals for new cattle measures to tackle Bovine TB.
21-10-2014 | Produce
The impact of losing plant protection products on ...
The availability of iconic British foods could be drastically reduced according to an independent report released today by farm business consultants A...
20-10-2014 | Renewable Energy
SEPRA Market Report - 17th October 2014
Demand is quiet according to most sources, but at the same time there appears to be no surpluses. There has been some cheaper French eggs coming into ...
20-10-2014 | Finance
Rabobank Traders' Report - 20th October 2014
Non-Commercial participants continued to build their net long position across agri commodities over the week, adding 61,357 lots WOW, to 144,173 lots,...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
08-11-2014 | Newark Showground, Lincoln Road, Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire
Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show
The Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show boasts over 400 vintage tractors and has become the best specialist show of its type in the UK in just 5 ...
08-11-2014 | The Showground, Gwalchmai, Holyhead, Anglesley
Anglesey Winter Show
Hundreds of people travelled from far and wide to show off their animals at the Anglesey Winter Fair. The two-day fair, held during the weekend, al...
08-11-2014 | Thame Showground, Kingsey Road, Thame
The Thame Christmas Christmas Craft Food & Gift Fa...
There's something for everyone in action - packed, great days out! All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm daily and dogs are most welcome, so ...
15-11-2014 | Staffordshire County Showground, Weston Road, Stafford, Staffordshire
Staffordshire County Showground - English Winter F...
Livestock Classes for Beef Cattle, Sheep and Pigs. Carcass Classes for Beef, Lambs, Pigs and Turkeys as well as Classes for Hay, Cereals and Potatoes....
21-11-2014 | Sandringham, Near Kings Lynn, Norfolk
Sandringham Christmas Craft Food & Gift Fair
There's something for everyone in action - packed, great days out! All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm daily and dogs are most welcome, so ...

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November 12th & 13th 2014 will be the first Midlands Machinery Show.
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Markets

31-10-2014 08:49 AM
Chicago Reports
30/10/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans ended a choppy day lower, and more or less at the lows of the day...
31-10-2014 08:09 AM
EU Reports
30/10/14 -- EU grains traded higher for much of the day, with the wheat market looking to exten...
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Recent Comments

30-10-2014 11:36 AM | by Clued-Up
I'm sad the Badger Trust's legal appeal has failed ... but not that surprised. They appealed on a very narrow legal point. The badger cull proje...
Comment made on Badger cull is legal as Trust loses...
29-10-2014 02:18 PM | by reg pollard
so 3 Decrepit old posh rich silly men,dressed up as judges agree with,NFU,Farmers, Natural England,& Deathra,hope people aren't surprised by these 3 w...
Comment made on New badger culls are a 'miserable f...
29-10-2014 02:16 PM | by Scampi
Read it first, then comment - the agriculture data were from the Farm business survey - that expert enough for you?
Comment made on Wetland is more valuable than arabl...
27-10-2014 05:48 PM | by Geoffrey Woollard
My reaction to this report is that any idiot can produce 'research' that is based on 'estimates.' This 'research' is all 'estimates' and no real 'evid...
Comment made on Wetland is more valuable than arabl...
27-10-2014 10:55 AM | by Clued-Up
The NFU is indelibly associated in the public mind and in Whitehall's with the thoroughly unpopular, repeatedly failing and hugely expensive badger cu...
Comment made on NFU concerned over future rural cut...

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