News

 
19-09-2014 12:04 PM | News Comment
Surge in demand for piggery environmental health checks
Huge interest in the regular servicing of piggery heating and ventilation controls has been reported by Tim Miller, ARM Building’s environment special...
19-09-2014 12:03 PM | News Comment
UK innovation grant for genome project with the Roslin Institute
A joint project by Cobb Europe and the Roslin Institute in Scotland has been awarded a grant of almost £650,000 (US$ 1.07 million) from the UK’s innov...
19-09-2014 12:01 PM | News Comment
New gilts for Philippine-based Thai Conglomerate
One of Asia Pacific region’s largest Agribusiness conglomerates, Charoen Pokphand Philippines (CP) has taken delivery of 1,500 genetically-improved AC...
19-09-2014 11:39 AM | Meat Processing Comment
FUW Caernarfon meets new meat plant manager
Farmers’ Union of Wales members have met with the manager of Menai Meats Wales Ltd, which has taken over the former Sher Foods abattoir in Caernarfon....
19-09-2014 10:00 AM | News Comment
Referendum must 'drive Scottish farming sector forward'
Scotland's decision to remain within the United Kingdom must provide 'a platform to drive our farming and food drink sectors forward', according to th...
19-09-2014 09:15 AM | Cattle Comment
Winter: Preparing livestock's seasonal housing needs
The days are shortening, harvest and autumn sowing is mostly done, so now is the time to turn your attention to the winter and your stock. You must as...
19-09-2014 08:39 AM | News Comment
Using fifth quarter to maximise returns
Smaller processors could make better use of fifth quarter products to help reduce disposal and rendering costs and potentially improve their bottom li...
19-09-2014 08:22 AM | Arable Comment
EU grains closed mostly lower
EU grains closed mostly lower, as the old adage "big crops get bigger" continues to bite. The day ended with Nov 14 London wheat down GBP0.75/tonne...
19-09-2014 08:17 AM | Arable Comment
Wheat market closes at new 4-year lows
Soycomplex Beans closed lower despite strong weekly export sales and the USDA announcing 110,000 MT of US beans sold to China for 2014/15 shipment....
John Deere introduces next generation of self-propelled foragers
John Deere’s all-new 8000 Series self-propelled forage harvesters represent an entirely new generation of machines. Building on the best features of t...
19-09-2014 07:12 AM | Arable Comment
Growers join forces to promote the humble hop
If you thought that hop picking was the preserve of the Kent countryside, then you might be surprised to learn that more than half of the hops grown i...
19-09-2014 07:08 AM | News Comment
Gutworm costing UK dairy farmers over £314m
New figures released by Merial Animal Health show that reduced milk yield caused by gutworm is costing UK dairy farmers over £314 million a year. ...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
19-09-2014 01:07 AM
Russia is seen gaining farmland with climate change
Russia, Canada and China are projected to gain farmland this century as the world warms up due to climate change, even as global crop-growing capacity...
19-09-2014 01:04 AM
Farmer's son in court over alleged stabbing
A farmer’s son has been remanded in custody after appearing at court accused of stabbing his father and holding his mother against her will. Lewis ...
19-09-2014 01:04 AM
Safety inspectors ban transit of US poultry
Russian veterinary standards officials have banned transit of more than 375 tonnes of US poultry through the territory of the Customs Union of Russia,...
19-09-2014 01:03 AM
China’s tech giants turn to agriculture
Following the smart money in China right now means buying a dairy, growing some blueberries or investing in a pig farm. The executives behind the c...
19-09-2014 01:00 AM
Texas agriculture commissioner to resign
Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples said Thursday that he will quit his statewide elected office early to become president of the Texas Oil an...
19-09-2014 00:59 AM
India's farmers beating climate change with technology
It's the end of the monsoon season in India. But it's not been a good year. During the sowing and planting season, when water was needed the most, ...
19-09-2014 00:58 AM
Vale of Glamorgan vet's suicide after cattle illness
A vet killed himself with his shotgun after battling depression brought on by an illness from cattle, an inquest in Cardiff has heard. Father-of-tw...

Online Magazines

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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
Sales Team - Veterinary Companies
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
IT Auditor
One of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies, NFU Mutual has been meeting our customers’ needs for over 100 years. Our...
09-09-2014 06:49 AM
Quality Development Consultant
One of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies, NFU Mutual has been meeting our customers’ needs for over 100 years. Our ...
09-09-2014 06:42 AM
Commercial Underwriter
One of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies, NFU Mutual has been meeting our customers’ needs for over 100 years. Our...
09-09-2014 06:40 AM
Claims Supply Manager
One of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies, NFU Mutual has been meeting our customers’ needs for over 100 years. Our...
09-09-2014 06:34 AM
Field Sales Manager – Ruminant Feed
A Feed Manufacturing Company with a recognised feed brand and a reputation for feed quality require a Field Sales Manager in the North West and the Sc...

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Knowledge Centre

 
17-09-2014 | Arable
NFU 2015 general election manifesto
A Government that understands farm businesses, wants agriculture to grow and has the policies that send the right signals to farmers, are the key mess...
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...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
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...
20-09-2014 | Spray House Farm, Little Hayfield, High Peak, Derbyshire
Hayfield Country Show
Sheepdog trials all weekend Saturday Open singles. Sunday Championship of the Peak. Sheep show Sunday. Fell races Saturday only. Trials Kings ...
20-09-2014 | Weston Park, Weston-under-Lizard, Shropshire
Countryman Fairs - Midland Game Fair
The 2014 Midland Game Fair celebrates its 31st birthday in September 2014, welcoming lots of family entertainment back into the Main Arena, an array o...
20-09-2014 | Rockingham Castle, Rockingham, Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Oakleigh Fairs - Rockingham Castle Game & Country ...
Open: 10am - 5pm Set in the beautiful grounds of Rockingham Castle this Family Country and Game Show with all day entertainment including birds of ...

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The Dairy Show 2014
This one day event has become one of the most important dates in the dairy farmer's calendar.
BFREPA Conference 2014
The BFREPA Conference is the largest of it's kind in the UK with between 500 to 600 producers expected to attend.
Midlands Machinery Show 2014
November 12th & 13th 2014 will be the first Midlands Machinery Show.
CropTec 2014
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

19-09-2014 07:59 AM
Chicago Reports
18/09/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed lower despite strong weekly export sales and the USDA anno...
20-09-2014 10:29 AM
EU Reports
19/09/14 -- EU grains closed lower across the board, with London and Paris wheat sliding to lev...
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I don't think it at all the same. The Lion mark is a British mark. Scotland will have to negotiate using that mark. English egg packers will not want ...
Comment made on Scottish farmer fears for his egg b...
17-09-2014 09:45 AM | by Levente
Please upload the Rabobank Poultry Quartrely Q3 2014 in pdf form.
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17-09-2014 09:44 AM | by Ritchie
Is this not the same person who stood as Conservative Candidate in the 1999 Scottish Parliament Election? Not that he is now disbarred from having a v...
Comment made on Scottish farmer fears for his egg b...
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, ...
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John Deere T660
09-09-2014 07:43 AM | Oxfordshire £83,000.00
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19-03-2010 17:13 PM | Chippenham £35.00 - £42.50
Church Farm
Church Farm
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The Granary
The Granary
The Granary is an exceptional conversion of a traditional building situated...
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Low Hall Farm
Low Hall Farm
Low Hall is a Victorian farmhouse owned by Holker Hall Estates but run by P...
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Glebe Farm
Glebe Farm
Glebe Farm is a listed building dating back to 1702. We offer two good size...
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Enjoy traditional hospitality and experience authentic country life at our ...

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