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21-10-2014 02:47 AM | Arable Comment
British food production 'under threat', says new report
The availability of iconic British foods could be drastically reduced according to an independent report released today. The report, commissioned b...
21-10-2014 02:42 AM | News Comment
NFU Cymru supports Future Farmers of Wales
Members of Wales’ rural group, Future Farmers of Wales, were delighted to receive a donation for £500 from farming union, NFU Cymru, recently. On p...
21-10-2014 02:40 AM | Arable Comment
Bayer commences wheat testing in the UK
Bayer CropScience has announced that it has commenced testing wheat varieties in the UK for the first time. UK Seeds Manager, Adrian Cottey, said: ...
21-10-2014 02:35 AM | Animal Health Comment
Badger cull poll: Nine out of ten want culling to end
Results from a new poll on the controversial badger cull show that nine out of ten people who express an opinion (89%) want the UK government to stop ...
21-10-2014 02:34 AM | Animal Health Comment
New badger culls are a 'miserable failure' as target missed
The pilot badger culls in Gloucestershire have 'failed to achieve even the minimum number of badgers to be shot,' and have been condemned as a 'misera...
21-10-2014 02:23 AM | CLA Comment
Truss attacks on solar farms 'misguided'
Comments made by Environment Secretary Liz Truss about solar farms are 'misguided', according to the Country Land and Business Association. The org...
20-10-2014 10:24 AM | News Comment
EU promotion aims to encourage people to cook lamb
A £6.17m campaign to encourage more people to cook with lamb across six European countries is to be launched thanks to a co-promotion deal EBLEX has s...
20-10-2014 10:04 AM | News Comment
Ministers to meet dairy representatives after milk price crash
Environment Secretary Liz Truss has said she will meet with members from the dairy industry this week after recent milk price falls have caused a numb...
20-10-2014 09:56 AM | Finance Comment
Can farmers can double tax benefits by choosing renewables?
Farmers yet to take full advantage of their Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) should consider renewables as a way of doubling the potential benefits, ...
20-10-2014 09:45 AM | Arable Comment
New GrowHow farm adviser for South West and South Wales
Hefin Llywd has joined GrowHow UK as the company’s newest field-based Farm Adviser. He took up his new position on 13 October and will cover the South...
20-10-2014 09:42 AM | Arable Comment
Can Galera be used this autumn?
Growers have been asking the Dow AgroSciences’ Hotline whether the herbicide Galera (clopyralid + picloram) can be used this autumn where broad-leaved...
20-10-2014 09:32 AM | Finance Comment
Government to cut subsidies to solar farms
Farmers will lose their right to claim subsidies for fields filled with solar panels under new plans to ensure more agricultural land is dedicated to ...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
21-10-2014 01:34 AM
China pilots expanded agricultural reforms
Agricultural reforms in China are seeing the light of day as the government pilots for greater property rights allowing farmers to reap the benefits o...
21-10-2014 01:28 AM
Getting late to plant wheat
Growers may still have time to plant wheat this fall even though cool, wet weather that has delayed the soybean harvest for many growers is making whe...
21-10-2014 01:28 AM
Small-scale farmers to receive livestock
About 6,000 small-scale farmers are expected to benefit from the Heifer International pass- on -the -gift project which will include cattle, goats and...
21-10-2014 01:25 AM
Investing in sustainable agriculture by converting farms to 'beyond organic'
How do you profitably invest in sustainable agriculture - farms producing diverse, fairly-priced healthy food without harming the environment, but whi...
21-10-2014 01:24 AM
Hogs ravage crops throughout Georgia
Feral hogs and Georgia's crops. They're two things some farmers say simply don't mix. One Dooly County farmer says he's lost thousands of dollar...
21-10-2014 01:24 AM
No export bonanza this year from record U.S. harvest
The largest U.S. grain harvest in history has pushed prices to four-year lows, which usually means a sales bonanza for the world's largest food export...
21-10-2014 01:22 AM
Toxic dirt dumped in Ontario’s prime farmland
Toronto’s construction boom is unearthing massive volumes of soil contaminated with dangerous heavy metals and petroleum, but it’s nearly impossible t...

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Recruitment

 
20-10-2014 10:47 AM
Senior Agent / Group Secretary - Boston-Spa
About the role Like every Agency, our Boston-Spa office is at the heart of the local community. This well-established, well-respected insurance sale...
20-10-2014 02:51 AM
Trainee Seed Assistants x 2 - Lincolnshire and East Anglia
De Lacy Executive have two great new vacancies for Trainee Seed Assistants in the East of England. Our well known client is actively seeking two Train...
20-10-2014 02:49 AM
Life Retention Unit Adviser - NFU Mutual
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 ...
20-10-2014 02:46 AM
Locum Agency Manager - NFU Mutual
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 ...
20-10-2014 02:37 AM
Consultant/Trainee Advisor - Agricultural Markets - CAMBRIDGE
New advisory role within a small specialist consulting team. To provide agricultural commodity market information, price risk management advice and al...
20-10-2014 02:35 AM
Urgent - Broiler Farm Manager - West Midlands
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20-10-2014 02:30 AM
Quality Auditor - Crop Trials - MIDLANDS
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Knowledge Centre

 
21-10-2014 | Produce
The impact of losing plant protection products on ...
The availability of iconic British foods could be drastically reduced according to an independent report released today by farm business consultants A...
20-10-2014 | Renewable Energy
SEPRA Market Report - 17th October 2014
Demand is quiet according to most sources, but at the same time there appears to be no surpluses. There has been some cheaper French eggs coming into ...
20-10-2014 | Finance
Rabobank Traders' Report - 20th October 2014
Non-Commercial participants continued to build their net long position across agri commodities over the week, adding 61,357 lots WOW, to 144,173 lots,...
17-10-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 10th October 2014
The market is a bit all over the place, some saying it is quiet, some ticking over, some quite busy, it all depends where you are in the country and w...
16-10-2014 | Dairy
Opportunities for Turkey's dairy industry
Turkey’s developing dairy market offers exciting opportunities in its emerging export industry with access to markets that western players have ...
16-10-2014 | Pigs
Global pork market cooling down
With the peak of the 2014 porcine epidemic diarrhoea virus (PEDv) outbreaks behind us, the global pork industry was faced with another challenge in th...
09-10-2014 | Sheep
British Sheep Breeding in 2012
The breeding structure of the British sheep industry 2012, which analyses the results of a survey completed by nearly 10,000 wool producers registered...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
08-11-2014 | Newark Showground, Lincoln Road, Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire
Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show
The Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Show boasts over 400 vintage tractors and has become the best specialist show of its type in the UK in just 5 ...
08-11-2014 | The Showground, Gwalchmai, Holyhead, Anglesley
Anglesey Winter Show
Hundreds of people travelled from far and wide to show off their animals at the Anglesey Winter Fair. The two-day fair, held during the weekend, al...
08-11-2014 | 3 Counties Showground, Malvern, Worcs
Living Heritage - Late Late Game Show
There's something for everyone in action - packed, great days out! All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm daily and dogs are most welcome, so ...
15-11-2014 | Staffordshire County Showground, Weston Road, Stafford, Staffordshire
Staffordshire County Showground - English Winter F...
Livestock Classes for Beef Cattle, Sheep and Pigs. Carcass Classes for Beef, Lambs, Pigs and Turkeys as well as Classes for Hay, Cereals and Potatoes....
22-11-2014 | Jealott’s Hill International Research Centre, Bracknell, Berkshire
Managing Crop Pests and Diseases in a Changing Env...
educing crop losses resulting from pests and diseases is becoming ever more important as the need for global food production continues to rise. Here ...

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Markets

18-10-2014 16:39 PM
Chicago Reports
17/10/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed lower on the day, but higher for the week. "The high ...
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Recent Comments

20-10-2014 08:48 PM | by Clued-Up
The "Guardian" reports GlosCon failed massively to reach its target of 615 dead badgers - 253 badgers died. Congratulations to all the badger pro...
Comment made on British farming 'must be more ambit...
20-10-2014 01:09 PM | by reg pollard
NFU,hailing this years badger slaughter a success,yet Glosscon, ( company that supplies the shooters) have stated that they have failed to meet their ...
Comment made on British farming 'must be more ambit...
19-10-2014 01:10 PM | by reg pollard
so NFU claims this years badger slaughter,been a successful operation,yeah right,it was never going to be anything but successful without any Independ...
Comment made on Badger Trust to challenge legality ...
18-10-2014 08:30 AM | by reg pollard
now that this years badger slaughter is about to end,we must look ahead to May,2015,& get this murderous government out of office,This is the only way...
Comment made on Badger Trust to challenge legality ...
17-10-2014 08:12 PM | by Barry Goldwater
nice to hear that the 2nd episode of culling badgers has yet again been branded a big failure,even though the super trained marksmen,were ordered to k...
Comment made on Badger Trust to challenge legality ...

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