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30-07-2014 13:41 PM | Appointments Comment
New Appointment Strengthens Zoetis UK Poultry Team
Zoetis today announced the expansion of its poultry team in the UK and Ireland with the appointment of Wayne Olbison as Field Service Manager. Mr O...
30-07-2014 09:58 AM | Finance Comment
£50k funding awarded to help North Yorkshire farmers
SAC Consulting has won £50,000 of funding from the Prince’s Countryside Fund for a two-year project to help Yorkshire Dales farmers get the most from ...
30-07-2014 09:48 AM | Animal Health Comment
North Yorkshire farm hosts sheep lameness trial
The issue of antibiotics versus trimming as a means of controlling lameness in sheep is often debated, so a new trial at Marrick Abbey Farm in North Y...
30-07-2014 09:46 AM | Arable Comment
EU wheat futures slump to 4-year lows
EU wheat futures slumped to fresh 4-year lows on harvest pressure and rising production estimates coming out of Russia and Ukraine. The day ended w...
30-07-2014 09:42 AM | Arable Comment
Confidence high over US corn record
Soycomplex Beans closed lower as the latest weather forecasts for the Midwest adopted a wetter outlook for the beginning of August, the key month f...
30-07-2014 05:29 AM | News Comment
Country of origin of foods study published
The Food Standards Agency is today publishing the results of a study to look at the origin of foods claiming to be from the UK and Ireland. The study ...
30-07-2014 02:50 AM | News Comment
Volatile market and low investment fears for future of UK sheep market
The first ever NSA and NFU ‘Vision for British Lamb Production’ report has been launched at the NSA Sheep Event, identifying the strengths and weaknes...
30-07-2014 02:44 AM | Arable Comment
Investment in rural economy to rise as UK sees positive growth
Employment and investment will rise next year as the rural economy continues to benefit from a more positive UK economy, according to a survey by the ...
30-07-2014 02:38 AM | Machinery and Spares Comment
Kuhn to exhibit latest machinery at Normac
Kuhn Farm Machinery will exhibit its latest tine disc cultivator and semi-mounted reversible plough at this year’s NORMAC cultivation demonstrations a...
30-07-2014 02:33 AM | Finance Comment
JCB secures machine deal as UK market grows
JCB has secured an order for more than 1,000 machines from one of the UK’s plant hire companies in a deal worth £35 million. A-Plant has bought a f...
30-07-2014 02:23 AM | Bees and Beekeeping Comment
Farmers 'will be the main losers' of pollinator strategy, NFU warns
The NFU has strongly disagreed with the new Environment Audit Committee report on the National Pollinator Strategy which has called for a refocus to d...
29-07-2014 23:50 PM | Appointments Comment
New venture with McCormick for Agri-Hire in Suffolk
A successful agricultural equipment hire and manufacturing business in Suffolk is adding a third string to its bow by taking on sales, service and par...

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30-07-2014 00:32 AM
Minn. programs find investors to help small farmers
When Ryan Batalden graduated from college, he worked for a time in a Twin Cities office. But, Batalden, who grew up on a farm, always felt the tug ...
30-07-2014 00:30 AM
Field trials of GM crops: No decision yet, says government
Two affiliates of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, or the RSS - Swadeshi Jagaran Manch (SJM) and the Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) - today met Environme...
30-07-2014 00:28 AM
China corn ban frustrates US industry
How can the U.S. regain the China corn import market? That's the question asked and topic talked about the most at this week's U.S. Grains Council del...
30-07-2014 00:27 AM
Global dairy glut knocks earnings of New Zealand farmers
New Zealand dairy farmers learned Tuesday that their earnings for the 2014-2015 season will be worse than expected thanks to a boom in global producti...
30-07-2014 00:26 AM
Heat adds stress to Kansas crops
The return of hot, dry conditions to Kansas has put stress on farm crops in many parts of the state. The National Agricultural Statistics Service s...
30-07-2014 00:25 AM
Qld farmers being priced out of business
Will Queenslanders finish up paying more for the food they eat or will we just see production from sugar to fruit and vegetables wither, owing to a la...
30-07-2014 00:23 AM
Bovine viral disease discussion dominates global cattle congress
Combating poor cattle health and production losses as a result of the debilitating bovine viral disease, known as BVD, has dominated the agenda today ...

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Recruitment

 
30-07-2014 14:45 PM
Insurance Sales Agent / Group Business Partner
NFU Mutual Insurance Sales Agent / Group Business Partner Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria £29,000 OTE with uncapped earning potential About the role Li...
30-07-2014 14:41 PM
Insurance Sales Agent/ Group Business Partner
NFU Mutual Insurance Sales Agent/ Group Business Partner Skipton, Yorkshire £29,000 OTE with uncapped earning potential About the role Like every NFU...
28-07-2014 03:26 AM
Livestock/Bull Stud Manager - UK
We are currently recruiting an experienced Livestock/Stud Manager for our client, a bovine genetics company based in Cheshire. This is a fantastic opp...
28-07-2014 03:14 AM
Feed Ingredients Product Manager -Midlands
My client is seeking a Product Manager to direct the company's product portfolio in order to assist the sales and management teams. My client is a pre...
28-07-2014 03:13 AM
GLOBAL QUALITY MANAGER - AGROCHEMICALS/FINE CHEMICALS
On behalf of a prestigious international agrochemical manufacturer - we are seeking an experienced scientist or quality manager to lead the Global Qua...
28-07-2014 03:07 AM
Sales Person - Veterinary Company
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...
28-07-2014 03:04 AM
Agribusiness Manager – Pigs & Poultry
A well known Nutrition and Feed Additives business wishes to appoint an Agribusiness Manager – Pigs and Poultry. The company is looking for an experi...

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Knowledge Centre

 
30-07-2014 | Reports
A vision for British lamb production
The first ever NSA and NFU ‘Vision for British Lamb Production’ report has been launched today (Wednesday) at the NSA Sheep Event, clearly...
28-07-2014 | General Farming
Badger Vaccination Fund 2014
This TB Information Note explains that we are re-opening the Badger Vaccination Fund for 2014 for badger vaccination projects in selected counties. Th...
25-07-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 25th July 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 25th July 2014
21-07-2014 | General Farming
Log exports from Canada and the US to Asia have in...
Log exports from Canada and the US to Asia have increased this yearwith the shipment from the US South being 130 % higher than in 2013,reports the Nor...
21-07-2014 | Reports
Unlock the Countryside’s Potential
CLA President Henry Robinson on the 18 July told politicians to be “realistic about rural policy” as he launched the CLA manifesto Unlock ...
21-07-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 18th July 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 18th July 2014
16-07-2014 | Ezines and Brochures
AS Communications Summer 2014 Newsletter
AS Communications Summer 2014 Newsletter

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
30-07-2014 | Kitley Lawns, Yealmpton, Near Plymouth
Yealmpton Show
Yealmpton Show 2013 was a huge success. The attractions included James Dylan’s Stunt World, Eagles USA and Jyung Min University Tae Kwando Display Te...
30-07-2014 | Augher, County Tyrone
Clogher Valley Show
2013 The Show will be hosting 12 finals 25 Irish Shows Association qualifiers and for the second year, a Champion of Champions in memory of the late W...
30-07-2014 | Dorfold Park, Nantwich, Cheshire
Nantwich Show
Tens of thousands of visitors braved the relentless rain but still enjoyed the return of the Nantwich Show. The Dorfold Park showground had enjoyed...
30-07-2014 | BRISCWM FIELDS, CARDIGAN, Ceredigion, Mid Wales
Cardigan County Agricultural Show
Agricultural Show. Trade Stands, Working Demonstrations, Horticulture, Cookery and Craft, Dog Show, Vintage Display, B.S.J.A. Show Jumping, Cattle, Sh...
30-07-2014 | Hillside Rural Activities Park, Oaktree Bank South, Knayton, Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Borrowby Show
Borrowby show was first held in 1949, it is now a regular feature on the last Wednesday in July. Field classes cover most farm animals. Tent class...

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Markets

30-07-2014 09:39 AM
Chicago Reports
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EU Reports
29/07/14 -- EU wheat futures slumped to fresh 4-year lows on harvest pressure and rising produc...
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Recent Comments

30-07-2014 05:53 AM | by Frank Egan
G'day, its interesting to look at the 20 year timeframe and to find out who benefited from this decline.Was it in fact the beef and poultry producers(...
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29-07-2014 12:05 PM | by Clued-Up
Email sent to BVA last week, no reply yet received. “I was pleased to see the BVA has achieved some important changes in principle as regards the...
Comment made on Veterinary association to support s...
28-07-2014 10:03 AM | by John Evans
How outrageous that Defra should rely on the research of a manufacturer,such as Syngenta,to determine whether it is safe to use a product in the envi...
Comment made on Accept neonicotinoid ban, Defra war...
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has anyone any idea of how many badgers will be killed in the culls this year or is it going to be 70% of badgers population in these areas and if so ...
Comment made on BVA will support second year of bad...
27-07-2014 09:10 AM | by Clued-Up
Email sent last week to BVA: "I was pleased to see the BVA has achieved some important changes in principle as regards the 2nd year of the badger cull...
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