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24-07-2014 11:32 AM | News Comment
BVA will support second year of badger cull pilots in England
The British Veterinary Association (BVA) supports the second year of the pilot culls in England. This follows Defra’s response to BVA’s call for impro...
24-07-2014 10:25 AM | Machinery and Spares Comment
UK tour dates unveiled for New Holland combines, tractors and balers
A national showcase tour of combines, tractors and balers will let farmers get to grips with the latest New Holland harvest technology. The demonst...
23-07-2014 15:54 PM | Arable Comment
Maris otter barley, the secret plot for quality
It may not have a preservation order, but a particular plot of North Norfolk farmland is, to many brewers, sacred. Four acres in size and bounded by t...
23-07-2014 15:22 PM | Machinery and Spares Comment
New tractor transmission wins IMMA
John Deere’s DirectDrive transmission was judged winner of the tractor category in the new International Machinery Manufacturers Awards (IMMA), which ...
23-07-2014 15:17 PM | News Comment
Study highlights potential to reduce long term antibiotic usage for sheep lameness
Sheep farmers could reduce antibiotic treatments for lameness by as much as 92% within two years of implementing the practical FAI Farms Five-Point Pl...
23-07-2014 14:59 PM | Arable Comment
Agri-Tech East to say ancient wheat varieties and latest technology hold key to food security
Global wheat consumption exceeded production in six out of the last eight years. Although increasing yield to meet demand is important, improving resi...
23-07-2014 12:58 PM | Cattle Comment
No horse meat found in latest industry and EU testing
The latest round of industry and European Union (EU) testing published today found no horse meat DNA in meat products at or above the 1% reporting thr...
23-07-2014 11:53 AM | Cattle Comment
Lib Dems warn over collapsing beef prices
The Welsh Liberal Democrats have warned that the recent collapse in beef and lamb prices could leave the industry in Wales unsustainable. Ahead of...
23-07-2014 11:47 AM | Arable Comment
Farmers 'optimistic for future growth' despite falling prices
The second in a series of agricultural surveys conducted this year reveal that the majority of farmers are optimistic about future growth and are plan...
23-07-2014 10:45 AM | Dairy Comment
Dairy Crest announces price cut from September
Dairy Crest has announced a price reduction of 1.1ppl to farmers on standard Liquid and Davidstow contracts from 1 September. Both price changes have ...
23-07-2014 10:40 AM | News Comment
An Anglesey gateway for the Royal Welsh
The new livestock entrance, Porth Môn has been designed by local Radnorshire architect, Mike Garner. The tower represents the Anglesey windmills a...
22-07-2014 16:55 PM | Education Comment
New sector wide food and farming educational resource announced
Countryside Classroom, a sector-wide collaboration, will promote learning both in the natural environment and in the classroom as it announces the dev...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
24-07-2014 10:49 AM
Robb defends Japan trade deal
Trade Minister Andrew Robb has hit back at fresh criticism of the outcomes for agriculture in the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEP...
24-07-2014 10:46 AM
In Angola, potential for North Korean investment in agriculture
A North Korean government representative has expressed an interest in investment in agriculture and agro-industries in Angola’s northern Malanje provi...
24-07-2014 09:40 AM
Tennessee farmers to learn about drones' agriculture applications
The non-military use of unmanned aerial vehicles isn’t just a business interest of Amazon.com and other web-based or startup businesses. Tennessee ...
24-07-2014 09:36 AM
Speakers tout agriculture's place in Illinois' economy
With international population growth dependent on food, Bob Flider sees Central Illinois as a solution to the problem. “The future continues to be ...
24-07-2014 09:32 AM
State eager to pass five land bills this year
Despite the funding of land reform remaining an unresolved issue, Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti is determined to press on ...
24-07-2014 09:24 AM
July rainfall helped agriculture to revive in the country, says Agromet
The ongoing rainfall activity in Maharashtra and adjoining states has not only helped in improving water levels in dams but it has also helped the agr...
24-07-2014 09:22 AM
'More effort needed in agriculture to transform Uganda'
More investments need to be plunged into the agricultural value chain for Uganda to achieve sustainable economic growth and development, Dr. Kisamba-M...

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Recruitment

 
21-07-2014 09:30 AM
RECRUITING FOR A SALES REPRESENTATIVE
VG Energy Ltd has a vacancy for a Field Sales Representatives to join their growing business to cover the area of Forfar, Angus, Perthshire & Kinross-...
16-07-2014 14:40 PM
Territory Manager - Animal Health
Our client a leading Animal Health Company is recruiting a Territory Manager for Hampshire, Isle of Wight and the west part of Berkshire. The Ideal ca...
16-07-2014 14:38 PM
Veterinary Surgeon
Our client a leading Animal Health Company is recruiting a Veterinary Surgeon for a Technical Services and Marketing role. The ideal candidate will ha...
16-07-2014 14:37 PM
Veterinary Territory Manager
Our client an industry leader in Animal Health research and manufacturing worldwide is seeking to appoint a Veterinary Territory Manager to develop co...
16-07-2014 14:36 PM
Territory Manager - Animal Health Research
Our client one of the industry leaders in Animal Health research and manufacturing worldwide is seeking to appoint a Territory Manager to develop thei...
16-07-2014 09:19 AM
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Due to the exceptional growth in student numbers for full time, higher education and work-based learning agriculture programmes at Bridgwater College,...
16-07-2014 09:17 AM
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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
16-07-2014 | General Farming
Rural Payments Agency business plan 2014 to 2015
This document contains the following information: Rural Payments Agency (RPA) business plan 2013 to 2014.
15-07-2014 | Reports
Rabobank Poultry Quarterly Q2 2014 - Prices taking...
Global poultry prices are taking off in Q2, according to Rabobank’s Poultry Quarterly Q2: Prices Taking Off report.  This bullishness is dr...
14-07-2014 | Reports
Exotic diseases of pigs, new regulations
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Agricultural Shows and Events

 
24-07-2014 | Kennards House, Launceston, Cornwall
Launceston Agricultural Show
The 2014 Launceston Show will be held on Thursday 24th July. We will be celebrating the 125th show with extra special events that are to be announced....
25-07-2014 | Springwood Park, Kelso, Scottish Borders
Border Union Show
Traditionally the annual Show is held on the last Friday and Saturday of July each year in Springwood Park, forty-six acres of parkland on the outskir...
26-07-2014 | Hartnoll Farm, Post Hill, Tiverton, Devon
Mid Devon Show
The BEST one day Agricultural Show in the West! NON STOP activity from 9.00am until 5.30pm. Voted the Best One-day Agricultural Show in the UK...
26-07-2014 | Heckington, Lincolnshire
Heckington Show
Nothing quite matches Heckington Show for the relaxed way that it combines the intimacy of a village show with the expectation of the national stage. ...
26-07-2014 | Wood Nook, Bampton Grange, Penrith, Cumbria
Penrith Agricultural Show
The Penrith Agricultural Society was formed in 1833 with the Society promoting the first Penrith Show the following year. This took place on Friday, 2...

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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

24-07-2014 09:59 AM
Chicago Reports
23/07/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed with some decent gains on talk of a drier pattern developi...
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I have been wondering how the farmers were feeling over this problem. The fact that the pesticides are responsible for so much damage according to mo...
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