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17-09-2014 05:53 AM | Cattle Comment
Dairy Show 'boasts genetics of the future'
Calf showing can sometimes be seen as a poor relation compared to the excitement of dairy interbreed championships – but it is the foundation on which...
17-09-2014 05:44 AM | Animal Health Comment
Farmers remain on guard over liverfluke
After last year’s fierce fluke challenge and with the wet and warm conditions having continued this year, farmers are right to remain on their guard a...
17-09-2014 05:31 AM | Meat Processing Comment
Russian ban won't derail bullish poultry market, report says
The global outlook for the poultry industry is bullish for the remainder of 2014 and poultry meat prices will not be derailed by the Russian ban on ag...
17-09-2014 05:18 AM | Arable Comment
New John Deere combine developments for 2015
John Deere is introducing the new five-walker W330 and six-walker W440 entry level combine harvesters for the 2015 season. Offering reliability and si...
16-09-2014 10:29 AM | Appointments Comment
New marketing manager at John Deere
Chris Wiltshire has been appointed the new branch tactical marketing manager at John Deere, from 1st October 2014. Chris replaces Gordon Day, who ...
16-09-2014 10:23 AM | Animal Health Comment
Pig industry introduces confidential reporting service
A confidential reporting service will be introduced to maintain animal welfare standards on British pig farms, the National Pig Association has reveal...
16-09-2014 10:15 AM | News Comment
Scottish farmer fears for his egg business on independence
One of Scotland's biggest farmers has expressed trade fears over Scottish independence. Glenrath Farms chairman John Campbell says he fears for the...
16-09-2014 10:04 AM | Arable Comment
Financial pressures growing on farmers
The UK farming sector is coming under financial pressures on multiple fronts, an agricultural expert has warned. Farm gate milk prices have been cu...
15-09-2014 14:08 PM | Arable Comment
Win £1000 off your next fertiliser order
Quality fertiliser is the key to yield and that holds true whether it’s applied to grass, other forage or arable crops so this great prize of £1000 to...
15-09-2014 05:27 AM | Animal Health Comment
Farmers reminded of changes to Bovine TB rules
Farmers were reminded of impending changes to rules on Bovine TB pre-movement testing of cattle moving to and from premises within Sole Occupancy Auth...
15-09-2014 05:17 AM | Appointments Comment
Graduate joins the rural professional team at Halls
The rural professional team at leading Shropshire-based company Halls has been further strengthened with the recruitment of a graduate from Ludlow. ...
15-09-2014 05:14 AM | Arable Comment
Fertiliser prices look set to 'rise steadily'
Fertiliser prices look set to rise steadily over the coming months as new crop returns remain sufficient to sustain global demand. With the price o...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
17-09-2014 01:13 AM
Queensland dairy farmers hopes for China free trade agreement
Queensland dairy farmers say a free trade agreement with China that's expected by the end of the year could deliver major flow-on benefits to the stat...
17-09-2014 01:12 AM
China reduces wheat irrigation as farming depletes groundwater
China is reducing crop irrigation in regions with water shortages as the world’s biggest grain consumer seeks to ease pressure on declining aquifers. ...
17-09-2014 01:11 AM
Tour operator denied farmland access
A Canterbury tour company has been denied access to farmland by the American owners, despite operating at the hill station for 23 years. High Count...
17-09-2014 01:10 AM
Ghana must 'elevate its agriculture now'
Dr Dorothy A. Effa, Assistant Director, Policy Planning Monitoring and Evaluation Division (PPMED) of the Food and Agriculture Ministry, has said the ...
17-09-2014 01:08 AM
Climate smart farmers get tech savvy to save India's bread basket
Erratic weather, rising temperatures, declining water resources and labor shortages are threatening India's bread basket state of Haryana, forcing far...
17-09-2014 01:07 AM
Brazilian meat processors can’t get enough cattle
JBS director Jerry O’ Callaghan told ASA conference delegates that the biggest challenges facing his company is that of procuring sufficient cattle on...
17-09-2014 01:05 AM
More than 30 cattle die after Idaho big rig crash
Authorities in southwest Idaho say 33 cattle worth about $30,000 died after a tractor-trailer flipped onto its side. The Ada County Sheriff's Offic...

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Recruitment

 
09-09-2014 06:58 AM
Leader in Animal Health Seeks New Territory Manager
HOT OFF THE PRESS! Leader in Animal Health Seeks New Territory Manager. A Field Based position has just become available for a Companion Animal Territ...
09-09-2014 06:56 AM
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified candidate to join the sales team of one of the UK's premier veterinary companies, supplyin...
09-09-2014 06:52 AM
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09-09-2014 06:49 AM
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09-09-2014 06:42 AM
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09-09-2014 06:34 AM
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17-09-2014 | Poultry
Russian ban won't derail bullish margin outlook
The Russian ban will not derail the bullish outlook for poultry meat prices according to Rabobank’s Poultry Quarterly Q3 report. Strong fundamen...
12-09-2014 | Renewable Energy
SEPRA Market Report - 12th September 2014
The market is a lot quieter this week, with less demand, it is amazing what a week of summerish weather makes, with that cold weather that we had dema...
11-09-2014 | Poultry
Report - My Poultry Day by Day
This was written at the turn of the 20th century, it contains a wealth of poultry keeping information. Most of it still very relevant today and gives ...
11-09-2014 | Renewable Energy
Gaia Wind Brochure
Gaia Wind 2014 company profile and brochure
11-09-2014 | Renewable Energy
Planning Guidance for the development of large-sca...
Planning Guidance for the development of large-scale ground mounted solar PV systems   Rising energy costs and the support of the Feed in...
11-09-2014 | Appointments
EU Mission Letter - Commissioner for Agriculture ...
Mr Juncker has asked Mr Hogan to focus on a number of different priorities. A copy of his mission letter is attached. Dear Phil,   You...
09-09-2014 | Dairy
Milk production for August 2014
The Rural Payments Agency publishes figures on UK wholesale milk deliveries for each month.

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
17-09-2014 | Holstein UK, Scotsbridge House, Scots Hill, Rickmansworth
UK Dairy Day
UK Dairy Day, an exciting new dairy farming trade event, will be launched next year on Wednesday 17th Shropshire, a dynamic exhibition location with o...
18-09-2014 | The Thame Showground, Kingsey Road, Thame, Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire County & Thame Show
Thame Show is billed as The Greatest One Day Agricultural Show in the country. Every year we attract a gate of approx 20,000 visitors who come to enjo...
18-09-2014 | Beamish, County Durham
Beamish Agricultural Show
From Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st September 2014, we are hosting the annual Agricultural Show, recreating a typical country show from the early 1900s....
20-09-2014 | Levenside, Stokesley, Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Stokesley Show
Stokesley Show was established in 1859 and moved to its current site in 1955. It is held each year to showcase the best of the region's agriculture. T...
20-09-2014 | Newbury Showground, Priors Court Road, Hermitage, Thatcham, Berkshire
Royal County of Berkshire Show
The Royal County of Berkshire show is undoubtedly Berkshire’s best weekend. Where else can you see everything from chickens to llamas; horse driving t...

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The BFREPA Conference is the largest of it's kind in the UK with between 500 to 600 producers expected to attend.
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November 12th & 13th 2014 will be the first Midlands Machinery Show.
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The leading knowledge exchange event concentrating on the key areas of crop protection.
LAMMA 2015
The UK’s largest farm machinery, equipment and agricultural services show. Held in January each year, LAMMA regularly attracts up to 40,000 farmers.

Markets

16-09-2014 09:19 AM
Chicago Reports
15/09/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed a little higher. Weekend frost damage in the Midwest was n...
15-09-2014 18:29 PM
EU Reports
15/09/14 -- EU grains closed mostly lower, and at fresh 4-year lows in the case of London and P...
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Recent Comments

10-09-2014 11:48 AM | by mike
What's the point? A profitable and sustainable dairy industry? Our fellow members of the EC all have more sustainable agricultural industries (dairy, ...
Comment made on New Westminster dairy group formed
08-09-2014 01:07 PM | by reg pollard
bet farmers and rest of lowlife scumbag badger killers are buzzing for cull to start,liar George useless Eustace, says shooters better prepared this y...
Comment made on Culling badgers 'not the answer' as...
06-09-2014 08:28 PM | by reg pollard
wish these farmers would wake up to what is really going on, you are all been used in a political game,by tory party, & NFU,this badger cull is nothin...
Comment made on Beef Association gives 'guarded' we...
06-09-2014 10:40 AM | by Ray Walton
Some of that is not quite true either Joe. Fracking is dangerous and the government etc will allow it to continue until there is a catastrophic disast...
Comment made on Court rules against anti-fracking p...
06-09-2014 09:19 AM | by Richard
Well. if a bunch of people invaded my land then squatted on it, let dogs defecate, then I would be a little pissed off. Albeit I am an anti-fracker. O...
Comment made on Court rules against anti-fracking p...

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