News

 
02-09-2014 03:50 AM | News Comment
FUW’s ‘wooden horse’ race night for children’s hospices a great success
Farmers' Union of Wales Glamorgan and Gwent branches enjoyed a hugely successful wooden horse race night in aid of union president Emyr Jones' charity...
02-09-2014 03:49 AM | Diversification Comment
FUW reveals speakers for autumn conference
The Farmers’ Union of Wales has today revealed its speakers for its upcoming autumn conference themed ‘Joint ventures in farming – myth breaking and m...
02-09-2014 03:47 AM | News Comment
Thompson's tip: Strong case for detergents
Cleaning and disinfection is core to the control of many diseases on the pig farm. However, pressure-washing alone will often leave a thin layer of b...
02-09-2014 03:38 AM | News Comment
FUW stalwart honoured for services to Welsh Agriculture
Glamorganshire beef and sheep farmer and long standing South Wales special member of the Farmers' Union of Wales finance and organisation committee Lo...
01-09-2014 09:30 AM | Arable Comment
World 2014 wheat and corn crops getting bigger
EU grains closed mostly lower on the day, and little changed for the week, with the trade starting to develop a sideways pattern. The day ended with ...
01-09-2014 07:24 AM | Arable Comment
Improving domestic wheat quality gives edge to GB’s return to export market
The provisional results of AHDB/HGCA’s annual Cereal Quality Survey 2014 show a general year-on-year improvement in GB wheat quality, leading to a pos...
01-09-2014 07:21 AM | News Comment
NFU urged Welsh Government over fly-tipping
NFU Cymru has welcomed the commitment from Welsh Government to tackle the issue of fly-tipping in its draft Strategy ‘A Fly-tipping Free Wales’. In...
01-09-2014 05:51 AM | Agri Safety Comment
Livestock rustling boosts rise in cost of rural crime
The cost of rural theft rose in the UK in 2013, according to NFU Mutual. The results of the insurer’s 2014 Rural Crime Survey show the value of items ...
New Holland tractor joins Notting Hill carnival parade
Joining the world famous music and colour of the weekend-long Notting Hill carnival this year was the blue of a New Holland tractor. The appearanc...
01-09-2014 05:22 AM | Dairy Comment
Innovative dairy hygiene products at the UK Dairy Day
For the dairy industry, lameness remains one of the most significant welfare issues affecting productivity, with over half the average dairy herd expe...
01-09-2014 04:59 AM | Dairy Comment
Dairy companies cut price paid to farmers
Leading dairy companies Dairy Crest and Müller have announced a cut of 1.75ppl and 29.00ppl respectively for farmers on their milk contracts from the ...
29-08-2014 16:15 PM | News Comment
Farmer takes a quack at duck eggs... from drakes?
'Waddle you do' when your ducks aren't laying eggs. I suppose the first thing you do is check that they can lay eggs? One UK farmer came a cropper whe...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
02-09-2014 03:05 AM
New invasive insect destroying New York crops
A new invasive insect has devastated northeastern berry crops, and New York growers are working with Cornell University plant experts to develop strat...
02-09-2014 03:02 AM
Summer drought has Georgia farmers feeling heat
A summer drought combined with scorching temperatures have Georgia farmers feeling the heat, University of Georgia agricultural climatologist Pam Knox...
02-09-2014 03:01 AM
Greenhouse gas fear over increased levels of meat eating
Global consumption of meat needs to fall - to ensure future demand for food can be met and to help protect the environment - a study says. Research...
02-09-2014 02:57 AM
Farmers wait for rain to fulfill crop potential
Grain crops throughout central Victoria and the Wimmera Mallee are generally looking good at the start of spring, but some districts are struggling af...
02-09-2014 02:56 AM
Farm training handed fail mark from farmers
The state of training in the agricultural industry has come under fire by farmers who claim the qualifications being given to students lacked value an...
02-09-2014 02:54 AM
Mongolia reclaims desert for farmland
Droughty seasons are a fact of life across Inner Mongolia's sandy, desert-prone grasslands, but farmers and herdsmen in China's second largest provinc...
02-09-2014 02:53 AM
Relief in sight from stray cattle menace
Citizens can expect some relief from cattle menace in the coming days. The Rajkot Municipal Corporation (RMC) has intensified its drive to impound str...

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Recruitment

 
28-08-2014 05:58 AM
Machinery Field Sales Executive - Cheshire
Our client is a specialist manufacturer of agricultural machinery used by livestock farmers, mainly dairy farmers and poultry producers. Quality, exce...
28-08-2014 05:53 AM
Employer Account Manager
Employer Account Manager £27,714 - £29,355 Bridgwater College are looking for an experienced individual who has a real commitment to comprehensive po...
28-08-2014 05:52 AM
Learning Support Co-ordinator Dog Grooming
Learning Support Co-ordinator Dog Grooming £8,645 – £9,266 per annum 20hours per week, Tuesday to Friday from 12pm- 5pm. We seek a dynamic, well-qual...
28-08-2014 05:45 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...
28-08-2014 05:42 AM
Actuarial Executive - 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 ...
28-08-2014 05:40 AM
Corporate Development 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 ...
28-08-2014 05:30 AM
Compliance 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 ...

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Knowledge Centre

 
29-08-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 29th August 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 29th August 2014
27-08-2014 | General Farming
Monitoring the humaneness and effectiveness of bad...
This document sets out how the effectiveness and humaneness of this year’s badger culls in West Somerset and West Gloucestershire will be monito...
27-08-2014 | General Farming
Guide on controlled shooting of badgers
This guide provides advice to those licensed to carry out controlled shooting of free-ranging badgers in the field to prevent the spread of bovine TB ...
27-08-2014 | General Farming
Minimum and maximum badgers to be culled in year 2
This paper sets out Defra’s advice to Natural England on setting minimum and maximum number of badgers to be culled in West Somerset and West Gl...
27-08-2014 | Reports
More information about the Common Agricultural Pol...
The way farmers, land managers and agents will apply for schemes and claim Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) payment is changing; they will need to use...
22-08-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 22nd August 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 22nd August 2014
21-08-2014 | General Farming
July 2014 milk production figures
The United Kingdom wholesale milk deliveries totalled 1,230.8 million litres in July, the fourth month of the new milk year, figures released by the R...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
02-09-2014 | Farm Lane, Lower Withington, Macclesfield, Cheshire
Four Oaks Trade Show 2014
Four Oaks is a commercial horticultural show now in its 44th year. The venue is a 23 acre nursery site in Cheshire UK, close to the Jodrell Bank Radio...
04-09-2014 | Burghley Park, Stamford, Lincolnshire
Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials
Set within the beautiful parklands of Burghley House, Stamford in Lincolnshire, AR Events Ltd in association with the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials...
06-09-2014 | Borough Farm, East Allington, Devon
Kingsbridge Show
Kingsbridge Show is celebrating its 133rd year at Borough Farm just outside of Kingsbridge and hopes to be bigger and better than 2013's show which sa...
06-09-2014 | Tichborne Park, Alresford, Hampshire
Alresford Show
Main Ring Grand Parades of Prize winning Livestock Main Ring Grand Parades of Modern and Vintage farm machinery Horse Shows: Heavy horses, in-ha...
06-09-2014 | The Dorchester Showground, Nr Kingston Maurward, Dorchester, Dorset
Dorset County Show
THE only show in the South West running over a summer holiday weekend, Dorset County Show will be the place to be on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th Septe...

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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

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Recent Comments

01-09-2014 09:58 AM | by jimmy
Sounds like there is more to this story than meets the eye. It sounds to me that he s taken more on than he should and is looking for a way out
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31-08-2014 12:04 PM | by Kelvin and Trudi
World record or British record Or BOTH Audrey and David you have done a splendid job 65ft -20m of pure art and added another unique corn dolly to your...
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30-08-2014 08:38 AM | by reg pollard
what an arsehole George useless Eustace is,as though he is concerned about tb infected badgers,he could not care less wether badgers are infected with...
Comment made on Defra urged to extend badger vaccin...
29-08-2014 06:31 PM | by badger reg
wouldn't trust Liz Truss as far as i could throw her, in a recent statement she said badgers would not be gassed,then the next breath they say they ar...
Comment made on Defra urged to extend badger vaccin...
29-08-2014 04:47 PM | by Jayne
I thought Drakes looked different. How come it took so long for him to notice?
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