24-10-2014 12:21 PM | News Comment
Finns study finer points of ventilation
How do you ventilate a piggery in a country that can have extremes of temperature ranging from – 30° C to + 30°C (-22°F–+86°F)? Ventilation expert Hug...
24-10-2014 11:38 AM | News Comment
Massive saving from small increases in feed conversion efficiency
A total of 2.463 million tonnes of feed. That’s the amazing estimated saving that could be made if the feed conversion of all the 246.3 million pigs f...
24-10-2014 10:13 AM | Arable Comment
Concerns over Russian crop quality; US harvest running late
EU grains closed mixed, but mostly higher. Front month Nov 14 Paris wheat closed at a EUR0.75/tonne premium to the Jan 15 contract. A week ago, and th...
24-10-2014 10:05 AM | News Comment
Ex-hurricane delivers record windfall for UK 'energy farmers'
The stormy tail end of ex-hurricane Gonzalo might have dampened the start of the week across the UK, but for many diversifying farmers the weather bro...
Landini rallies to the cause!
A six-day endurance event to celebrate the 130th anniversary of Landini ended after 130 hours and 992km of round-the-clock driving on a car rally cour...
24-10-2014 02:47 AM | Arable Comment
Move to ban pesticides 'a threat to UK food security'
Scientists have cast doubt on the European Union’s aim to restrict the use of a range of pesticides. They have voiced this view in response to a r...
23-10-2014 10:14 AM | Arable Comment
Adverse weather having affect on Australian crop
Soycomplex Beans closed with small losses, despite the USDA reporting the sale of 419 TMT of US soybeans to China, along with 113 TMT to unknown de...
Kuhn to display new range at AgriScot
The latest Axis fertiliser spreader and PolyLonger hedgecutter will be among the machines being displayed by Kuhn Farm Machinery at this year’s AgriSc...
23-10-2014 10:01 AM | Dairy Comment
Dairy farmers will pay for the price of milk, warns NFU
With mounting concern over the falling milk prices on global markets, the NFU have issued a call to retailers and processors to safeguard the future o...
23-10-2014 09:49 AM | Animal Health Comment
'Extremely worrying times' ahead for farmers, says NFU
With farmers facing significant challenges heading into the winter, the Government is being urged to come forward with proposals for how they intend t...
23-10-2014 09:35 AM | Arable Comment
Grain markets 'unlikely to see significant rally'
EU grains finished higher across the board, with both London and Paris wheat managing their best closes in 6 weeks. However "although particular facto...
23-10-2014 09:25 AM | Animal Health Comment
Cattle pneumonia could cause long-term costs for farmers
Cattle farmers could have increased costs due to ineffective treatment of calf pneumonia, according to Merial Animal Health. "Past research has sho...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

24-10-2014 02:15 AM
China stockpiling GM crops in event of agricultural crisis
378 Chinese groups employing thousands of scientists are engaged in Genetically Modified Crop research. The government will have spent some $4 billion...
24-10-2014 02:13 AM
Australian livestock ear tags allegedly tampered with
A West Australian Senator claims ear tags from Australian livestock exported to the Middle East are being removed and reused in non-Australian animals...
24-10-2014 02:10 AM
South Sudan looks to livestock to break oil dependence
As South Sudan tries to break its economic dependence on oil, it is looking to another resource it has in abundance: livestock. The world's newest ...
24-10-2014 02:09 AM
Italian agriculture suffers serious losses amid Russian ban
Temporary import restrictions on cattle, swine and poultry by-products imposed by Russia will cost Italy 3.2 euro (some $4 million) a year, Coldiretti...
24-10-2014 02:08 AM
Russia may resume agricultural imports from Ukraine
Russia's agricultural watchdog Rosselkhoznadzor can lift the ban on agriculture imports from Ukraine only when it receives guarantees, a spokesperson ...
24-10-2014 02:07 AM
Dairy owner fearful after attack
Vijay Kumar fears for his safety after a violent attack left him shaken, bashed and bruised. The Grenada Superette dairy owner was working on Octob...
24-10-2014 02:06 AM
Farmers muster up fight against droving bylaw
South Taranaki farmers have turned out in force to let the district council know what they think of a proposed new livestock control bylaw. About 2...

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24-10-2014 02:26 AM
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24-10-2014 02:25 AM
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24-10-2014 02:24 AM
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24-10-2014 02:22 AM
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24-10-2014 02:20 AM
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20-10-2014 10:47 AM
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20-10-2014 02:51 AM
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24-10-2014 | Poultry
Nequip Open Day
Newquip Ltd will be holding an Open Day on Wednesday 3rd December 2014 from 11am at Heals Farm, Butlers Bank, Shawbury, Shropshire, SY4 4HG by kind pe...
24-10-2014 | Cattle
Proposed enhancements to bovine TB cattle control ...
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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 ...

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
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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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November 12th & 13th 2014 will be the first Midlands Machinery Show.
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25-10-2014 16:39 PM
Chicago Reports
24/10/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed lower on the day, but higher for the week. It was a choppy...
25-10-2014 10:59 AM
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