News

 
26-11-2014 09:41 AM | Arable Comment
Russia forecasting low grain crop, rouble weakness
EU grains closed mostly higher, with London wheat closing above GBP130/tonne and Paris wheat over EUR180/tonne for the first time on a front month sin...
26-11-2014 08:33 AM | News Comment
Modern sheep genetics on the world stage
A record breaking number of six sheep breeds were represented on the joint EBLEX and British Livestock Genetics stand at the major Eurotier show. E...
26-11-2014 02:27 AM | News Comment
Greater accuracy for pig growth sensor
On-farm development work has resulted in greater accuracy of information retrieval provided by the growth sensor system. This significant development ...
26-11-2014 02:19 AM | Agri Safety Comment
Vets welcome Defra avian flu publication
Wild birds are one possible source of the H5N8 avian flu outbreak in East Yorkshire. That is why Defra are advising poultry keepers to follow good pra...
26-11-2014 02:11 AM | Cattle Comment
Government must stop 'ruthless milk discounting'
Ruthless retail milk discounting is not sustainable, and ultimately will damage the sustainability of the UK dairy industry, NFU dairy board chairman ...
26-11-2014 02:05 AM | Arable Comment
Farmers 'should now know the rules' as Defra clarifies CAP issues
Further clarification of some of the more controversial elements of the new Common Agricultural Policy has been issued by Defra ahead of its introduct...
Case IH to launch new machinery at LAMMA 2015
Case IH will exhibit new products at LAMMA 2015, the UK’s largest farm equipment show, on 21 and 22 January. In addition to the new Case IH Rowtr...
25-11-2014 09:46 AM | Dairy Comment
Arla Foods announce further milk price cut
Arla Foods have announced they will cut their milk prices paid to farmers by 1.63ppl from December. This is the second cut the company have announc...
25-11-2014 09:30 AM | Arable Comment
Germany bulk of wheat business, Friday trade likely to be thin
Soycomplex Beans and meal drifted lower, despite strong weekly export inspections (again) for the former of 2.784 MMT and the USDA announcing 235 T...
25-11-2014 09:23 AM | Agri Safety Comment
Farmers warned of Christmas fraud risks
Farmers are being warned of the increased threat of fraud in the run up to Christmas as criminals deliberately target the agricultural sector. With th...
25-11-2014 09:20 AM | Grassland Comment
Grassland farmers 'must wake up to changing pesticide rules'
While many farmers who use professional pesticides on grassland are aware of the need to protect water, a significant number remain unaware of the imm...
25-11-2014 08:53 AM | Arable Comment
UK sowing conditions 'excellent', EU grains trade firmer
EU grains traded mostly firmer, doing their best to ignore weakness in the overnight US globex markets, possibly in the belief that European wheat pri...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
26-11-2014 08:53 AM
Weak agriculture equipment sales will temper Deere's earnings
Deere & Co. is set to release its fourth quarter fiscal year 2014 results on November 26. Similar to the trend witnessed in the past few quarters, Dee...
26-11-2014 08:49 AM
Coca-Cola enters dairy market with ‘Milka-Cola’
Coca-Cola is launching its own brand of milk, which it claims could become so popular that it will “rain money” for the company. Fairlife, which wi...
26-11-2014 08:48 AM
New study finds GMO feed safe for food animals, humans
Results of a new study of genetically engineered crops eaten by livestock indicate again that GMO feed is safe and nutritionally equivalent to non-GMO...
26-11-2014 08:47 AM
Drought insurance in peas and oats
Drought insurance is one of the reasons Wairoa farmer Cyril Brownlie is trying out a pea and oats crop this season. It is a crop used more commonly...
26-11-2014 08:46 AM
Technology to help farmers protect crops
New technology to tackle biosecurity challenges down the track is one of the five megatrends identified in today's CSIRO report Australia's Biosecurit...
26-11-2014 08:45 AM
State wants to preserve farmland to replace acreage lost to rail
Central Valley farmland owners will soon be eligible for $20 million from the California High-Speed Rail Authority in exchange for a commitment not to...
26-11-2014 08:43 AM
United States farm data agreement raises questions among Australian farmers
Across Australia's grain growing regions, harvest is in full swing, and in addition to the millions of tonnes of grain that will be reaped this year, ...

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25-11-2014 23:36 PM
Project Engineer - Tankage
Our client is a leader in the design,construction, modification and maintenance of tank storage farms in the UK and Europe. Project Engineers - Tankag...
25-11-2014 23:26 PM
Electricians
Skillbase require electricians for a good run of word in Yarnley, Oxford.Working on a solar farm, 10 hours a day, 7 days a week.Must have own tools an...
25-11-2014 23:25 PM
M&S merchandiser - Skene, Aberdeen
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M&S merchandiser - Oxford
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Delivery Engineer
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Knowledge Centre

 
26-11-2014 | Poultry
Wild birds - flu biosecurity measures
Wild birds are one possible source of the H5N8 avian flu outbreak in East Yorkshire. That is why we are advising poultry keepers to follow good practi...
25-11-2014 | Poultry
Avian influenza (bird flu) Wild birds - biosecurit...
DEFRA's latest Avian Influenza Guidelines are now available to download.
21-11-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 21st November 2014
Prices in England are still spiralling up, there are virtually no spare eggs anywhere, we have had several comments of, if we had any spare eggs they ...
17-11-2014 | Poultry
Declaration of a Protection Zone and a Surveillanc...
The Chief Veterinary Officer has confirmed that highly pathogenic avian influenza is present in England. and has taken into account the criteria set o...
17-11-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 14th November 2014
The market is almost empty and that is before the Christmas demand really kicks in, marketeers whether mega or small are scouring the country for eggs...
17-11-2014 | Produce
Food and Agribusiness Survey 2014
Norton Rose Fulbright interviewed over 80 senior executives from organisations across the global food and agribusiness industry in order to identify o...
14-11-2014 | Dairy
UK wholesale milk production figures - October 201...
The United Kingdom wholesale milk deliveries totalled 1,155.4 million litres in October, the seventh month of the new milk year, figures released by t...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
29-11-2014 | Amsterdam RAI, Europaplein 22, 1078 GZ Amsterdam
CropWorld Global 2014
With more than 80 exhibitors including agrochemical manufacturers and distributors, leading seed and crop producers, biotech companies, research and m...
01-12-2014 | Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Powys
Royal Welsh Winter Fair
Set in the heart of rural Wales and priding itself on being the best primestock event in the UK, the Royal Welsh Winter Fair has something to offer ev...
03-12-2014 | Truro Primestock Show, Lemon Quay, Truro, Cornwall
Truro Primestock Show
This is a popular occasion, bringing the countryside and farming into the heart of the City. You can see at close hand the very best of the Cornwall's...
06-12-2014 | South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex
South of England Festive Food & Drink Fayre
Get into the Christmas spirit in style this December at our traditional Festive Food & Drink Fayre. Far away from the hassle of the high street, th...
11-12-2014 | The King's Hall Complex, Lisburn Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Royal Ulster Winter Fair
Royal Ulster Winter Fair is an established and highly successful event in the Agricultural calender. Open for 1 day it is primarily dairy orientated. ...

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Markets

26-11-2014 10:09 AM
Chicago Reports
25/11/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans and meal finished with strong gains in "Turnaround Tuesday&q...
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EU Reports
25/11/14 -- EU grains closed mostly higher, with London wheat closing above GBP130/tonne and Pa...
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