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Agricultural machinery going under the hammer at Shropshire auction
Around 250 lots of agricultural machinery, equipment and produce will be going under the hammer at auction at a Shropshire mixed farm on October 2. ...
24-09-2014 03:02 AM | News Comment
Taking the Countryside to the City
NFU Cymru will help bring the countryside and agriculture right to the heart of the city over the weekend for the Cardiff Country Fair - with celebrit...
24-09-2014 02:56 AM | Appointments Comment
Derbyshire CLA elects new chairman
Edward Marshall, a Chartered Surveyor whose family has three generations’ experience of Derbyshire’s rural economy, has been elected Chairman of the C...
24-09-2014 02:38 AM | Animal Health Comment
TB devastating farming families, say NFU as Labour pledges scrap
The Labour Party would abandon the badger cull should it win the next General Election in May, according to their Shadow DEFRA Minister Maria Eagle. ...
24-09-2014 02:31 AM | Appointments Comment
Put employment contracts in place, farmers urged
Agricultural employers are being reminded to ensure they have an up to date contract of employment in place for employees. The plea comes on the da...
24-09-2014 02:25 AM | Finance Comment
Figures show falling farm input costs
The average cost of inputs into agriculture has fallen, the latest AF AgInflation Index figures have shown. The figures for August 2013 - August 20...
24-09-2014 02:23 AM | News Comment
FUW covers Wales coast path in aid of children’s hospices
Farmers' Union of Wales members and friends tackled the Wales Coast Path during a huge sponsored walk to raise funds for children's hospice charities ...
24-09-2014 02:20 AM | Grassland Comment
Spray grassland weeds now
Warm soils and heavy dews are providing ideal growing conditions for grassland weeds such as docks, thistles and dandelions, so it is a good time to c...
24-09-2014 02:16 AM | Arable Comment
Aphids on the wind spread virus risk
Aphids that are the primary transmitters of Turnip Yellows Virus (TuYV) to oilseed rape plants have been caught in traps in all key arable growing are...
23-09-2014 09:58 AM | Arable Comment
Heavy rain stalling Russian grain harvest; EU grains crash to fresh lows
EU grains crashed to fresh lows with Nov 14 London wheat down GBP1.05/tonne at GBP110.50/tonne, and Nov 14 Paris wheat closing down EUR2.25/tonne to E...
23-09-2014 09:55 AM | Arable Comment
China turns to non-traditional corn suppliers
Soycomplex Beans fell to fresh 4-year lows as the US prepares to bring in a record 2014 soybean crop. Nearby cash premiums have "collapsed" accordi...
23-09-2014 09:08 AM | News Comment
Herefordshire businessman challenges DECC Minister on planning reform
Herefordshire Businessman has challenged DECC Minister on planning reform for at Industry Conference, Oxfordshire to protect the environment and enabl...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
24-09-2014 02:11 AM
How to equip farmers for climate change
This week in New York, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is convening world leaders at Climate Summit 2014 to discuss actions the world must take to ...
24-09-2014 02:10 AM
The cotton blow to farmers
With 40 suicides in 100 days, there is an urgent need for farmers to focus on other crops. The scale of finance for cotton is Rs. 24,000 per acre for ...
24-09-2014 02:09 AM
Congo virus: Livestock Dept ordered to spray cattle markets
Adviser to Chief Minister on Health Khwaja Salman Rafique on Tuesday directed the Health Department and the Livestock Department to take steps to prev...
24-09-2014 02:08 AM
Poultry giant ditches Antibiotics for Probiotics
Your chicken will be antibiotic-free, but rich in bacteria — and that's a good thing, Perdue Farms says. To keep its chickens disease-free, Perdue ...
24-09-2014 02:07 AM
Farm produce the next frontier for Chinese e-commerce
Chinese farmers are eagerly anticipating support from domestic e-commerce giant Alibaba after it pledged to reinvest funds from its record initial pub...
24-09-2014 02:06 AM
Brazil farmland prices soar 17% in 13 months
Brazilian farmland prices soared 17% in a little over a year – but with wide variations between regions, according to data from SLC Agricola, which si...
24-09-2014 02:04 AM
Farmers keen to finish harvest as days grow shorter
Imagine a job where success or failure can hinge on something you have no control over. In Saskatchewan, that job is farming: an enterprise that thriv...

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Recruitment

 
22-09-2014 02:58 AM
FACTORY OPERATIONS and SITE MANAGER - NE SCOTLAND
De Lacy Executive has been retained to secure the appointment of a progressive Operations Manager for a site in an idyllic location in the NE of Scotl...
22-09-2014 02:54 AM
Sales Specialists -Dairy and Beef Nutrition South/South West
My client is an esteemed company that specialises in animal nutrition. They help farmers feed the world, raise healthy animals, and protect the enviro...
22-09-2014 02:52 AM
UK Technical Sales Manager - Equine & Pet Nutrition
We are currently seeking an experienced UK Technical Sales Manager on behalf of our client, an esteemed international animal nutrition company. The ro...
22-09-2014 02:46 AM
Parts & Showroom Salesperson - South East
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Parts & Showroom Salesperson to join a prestigious supplier of agricultural and horticultural machinery. Re...
22-09-2014 02:42 AM
Management - Pet Industry
We are seeking a dedicated, successful leader with previous management experience. You will be required to create and implement strategic sales and ma...
22-09-2014 02:40 AM
Business Manager - Grain & Agricultural Commodities - CAMBRIDGE
New management role within a small specialist consulting team. Taking overall responsibility for the UK team and working with international colleagues...
22-09-2014 02:39 AM
Shropshire Broiler Farm Manager
De Lacy Executive has been retained by a progressive farming operation to recruit an experienced Broiler Farm Manager to manage a 270,000 bird site in...

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Knowledge Centre

 
22-09-2014 | Cattle
Farmer Survey shows need for more advice on BVD
Results from the Farming Against BVD survey were presented by an independent expert panel at Novartis Animal Health headquarters on 18th September 201...
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...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
25-09-2014 | Hall Farm, East Stoke, Nottinghamshire
Flintham Show
The 92nd Annual Flintham & District Ploughing Match & Agricultural Show
27-09-2014 | The Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire
Malvern Autumn Show
The Malvern Autumn Show is a true celebration of food, the countryside, gardening and nostalgia. After a long year there's nothing better than enjoyin...
27-09-2014 | Penfeidr, Castlemorris, Haverfordwest
All Wales Ploughing & Hedging Championships
The Welsh Ploughing Association was first set up in 1958 to hold an annual All Wales Ploughing and Hedging Championships Match and to help encourage P...
27-09-2014 | Bulcote Farms, Bulcote, Nr Burton Joyce, Nottinghamshire
Southwell Ploughing Match & Show
Ploughing Classes are held from the smallest horticultural garden tractor, where ploughmen walk behind up to the latest modern tractor. The vintage...
27-09-2014 | Gransden Show Site, Caxton Road, Great Gransden, Bedfordshire
Gransden Show
Gransden and District Agricultural Society’s Annual Show takes place in the village of Great Gransden on the Cambridgeshire/Bedfordshire border, by ki...

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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

23-09-2014 09:39 AM
Chicago Reports
22/09/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans fell to fresh 4-year lows as the US prepares to bring in a record...
23-09-2014 19:19 PM
EU Reports
23/09/14 -- EU grains closed mostly lower again, with yet more new 50-month closing lows set in...
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