10-03-2014 03:20 AM
Spray responsibly for leatherjacket control in grass and cereals
Scottish growers are being urged to make sure that they spray responsibly against leatherjackets in grass and cereals, especially if pest populations ...
Speculative money 'flooding' into grains sector
EU grains finished mostly higher on the day, with the exception of rapeseed, and sharply higher for the week across all commodities on Ukraine uncerta...
Alltech appoints new UK Poultry Technical Manager
Alltech, the animal health and nutrition company, has appointed John Cooper as Poultry Technical Manager for the UK.
Mr Cooper, who replaces Judd C...
Demand for NFU's big debate in Stirling
NFU Scotland has had an overwhelming demand for tickets for its high-level independence referendum debate, taking place later this month.
Agriculture – the environment’s problem or answer?
Is the agriculture industry the environment’s problem or part of the answer, that was the question asked by Prysor Williams, Bangor University’s lectu...
New faces head up Union's Pigs and Poultry Working Groups
Two Aberdeenshire farmers are to head up NFU Scotland’s pigs and poultry working groups after the long-serving chairmen of both groups recently steppe...
Shrewsbury collective machinery auction draws large crowd
Auctioneers Halls reported one of the largest ever crowds for its bi-monthly collective plant and agricultural machinery auction in Shrewsbury last mo...
Land-based engineering industry at the forefront of apprenticeship reform
The Institution of Agricultural Engineers (IAgrE) has joined forces with a number of top UK companies and industry associations to collectively develo...
Flooding insurance claims 'to run into hundreds of millions'
As the flooding covering huge areas of farmland in the south of England and elsewhere caused by the record rainfall over the winter months recedes, fa...
New environmental health check for piggeries
A new ‘MOT’ service for buildings to help pig farmers run their controlled-environment houses more efficiently is being introduced by Staffordshire-ba...
Survey shows farmers are cautiously optimistic about investing
Despite the recent extreme weather, farmers remain cautiously optimistic about the future according to a recent survey carried out by Lloyds Bank Comm...
FarmingUK Renewable Special 2014 goes live
The FarmingUK Renewable Energy Special 2014 digital magazine was launched on-site today, full of information on how you can turn your surplus land int...
Over the last 10 years, the cost of fossil fuel sources such as oil and gas has soared with the cost of bulk heating oil increasing, on average 10% per year.
10-03-2014 01:51 AM
Couple want answers after livestock shot
A rural Saskatchewan farmer is hoping to find those responsible for killing his livestock.
Kelly Meyer was celebrating his 55th birthday on Friday,...
10-03-2014 01:44 AM
Drought drives dairy higher
Milk futures are near an all-time high as California suffers through a severe drought that is threatening dairy production.
Although many Americans...
10-03-2014 01:43 AM
Middle East drought a threat to global food prices
The Middle East's driest winter in several decades could pose a threat to global food prices, with local crops depleted and farmers' livelihoods bligh...
10-03-2014 01:39 AM
Water fight pits farmer against farmer
Forget farmers vs. fishermen — or south state vs. north state. California's current water war is being waged most intensely by farmers against fellow ...
10-03-2014 01:37 AM
Dairy industry hits back at survey
The dairy industry has hit back at a "lame duck" survey which says they are damaging New Zealand's international reputation through a poor environment...
10-03-2014 01:36 AM
Hungary's farmland clampdown risks new conflict with EU
Austrian farmers working in Hungary could be forced off their land under new laws initiated by Prime Minister Viktor Orban, a prospect that angers Vie...
10-03-2014 01:33 AM
California's drought-prone pattern forcing farmers to adapt
Shawn Coburn farms land that holds senior water rights to the giant Central Valley Project, rights that usually assure him water.
Not this year. He...
10-03-2014 04:27 AM
COUNTRY STORE MANAGER
A Manager is required for a successful and expanding Country Store Chain. As a result of this expansion there are openings in a number of counties and...
10-03-2014 04:16 AM
LIVESTOCK SALES CAMPAIGN STAFF - TEMPORARY/CASUAL -UK
We are seeking to build a team of temporary/casual sales staff to assist our client at special livestock auction sales around the livestock areas of t...
10-03-2014 04:14 AM
AGRICULTURAL RECRUITMENT CONSULTANT
We seek an ambitious person who after a period of induction and training would become an Agricultural Recruitment Consultant for our increasingly busy...
10-03-2014 04:10 AM
IT Technical Support Technician - Agriculture - Dairy Sector
A first class opportunity has arisen for a dynamic, enthusiastic and highly IT professional to join a leading provider of precise dairy herd managemen...
10-03-2014 04:09 AM
Lairage Supervisor - East Midlands
Our client, a national meat processing business, is seeking to appoint a lairage supervisor for one of its flagship sites in the East Midlands.
10-03-2014 04:08 AM
Sales & Marketing - Agricultural Fencing - Gloucestershire
An exciting new career opportunity has arisen at our client's office in Gloucestershire for a highly motivated and enthusiastic sales & marketing prof...
06-03-2014 07:41 AM
Telephone Sales Person
Agricultural telephone sales person is wanted to work in an established office close to the M8 for an agricultural manufacturing business. The job w...
| MedRus Conference Centre, Aberystwyth University Campus, Aberystwyth
DairyCo Conference, Going for growth
DairyCo will hold their annual Welsh conference on Thursday, 13 March 2014 at the MedRus Conference Centre, Aberystwyth University Campus, Aberystwyth...
| Raglan Parc Golf Club, Raglan
Monmouthshire NFU Cymru county meeting
Local farmers are invited to the next Monmouthshire NFU Cymru county meeting, on Thursday, 13 March 2014, at Raglan Parc Golf Club, Raglan.
| Henham Park, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 8AN
Living Heritage - Suffolk Game & Country Fair
All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm daily and dogs are most welcome, so long as suitably restrained. Your family dog and working dogs are all w...
| The National Motorcycle Museum, Coventry Road, Bickenhill, Solihull, West Midlands
The market for functional foods is on track to continue its upward growth trajectory despite gloomy economic predictions; Mintel forecasts the functio...
| Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London
Country Living Spring Fair
A visit to the Country Living Magazine Spring Fair is the perfect way to banish the winter blues and celebrate the bright new season. Whether you're ...