20-10-2014 03:34 AM | News Comment
Flooding video shows plight of farmers
A video of a farming couple from the Somerset Levels coming to terms with being flooded last winter highlights why the Government must urgently invest...
20-10-2014 03:27 AM | News Comment
Proposed weight increases 'need to go further'
Weight increases proposed today by the Department for Transport (DfT) need to go further in the next phase to realise the maximum improvement in farm ...
New Holland regains Guinness title for harvesting
New Holland Agriculture has reclaimed the Guinness World Records title, harvesting 797.656 tonnes of wheat in eight hours with the world's most powerf...
17-10-2014 09:52 AM | Dairy Comment
Dairy Council attacks Daily Express article on cancer
An article by the Daily Express linking dairy consumption to cancer have been branded as 'unfounded and inaccurate' by the Dairy Council today. Dr ...
17-10-2014 09:48 AM | Crops Comment
Potato supply chain 'in focus' at November conference
‘From seed to ware’, this year’s Seed Industry Event (SIE14) on 25 November, at the Crieff Hydro in Perthshire, widens its’ appeal to the whole supply...
17-10-2014 09:24 AM | Arable Comment
Wheat closes with double digit gains
Soycomplex Beans closed higher on short-covering, although there was a general lack of fresh news to get excited about. US weather leans friendly f...
17-10-2014 09:18 AM | Arable Comment
UK wheat plantings up 20%
EU grains closed mixed, but mostly a little easier - doing their best to resist pressure from falling outside markets. Nov 14 London wheat finished...
New McCormick tractor ranges to make their debut at AgriScot
Four new McCormick tractor designs are set to make their AgriScot debut at the 2014 event on November 19 at Ingliston, Edinburgh. Manufacturer Argo...
17-10-2014 03:57 AM | Dairy Comment
Farmers have their say on dairy crisis as prices show slight rise
"We need to keep it up and we need to intensify the protests, if we are to stop any further price cuts and start to get farmgate prices up as fast as ...
17-10-2014 02:41 AM | News Comment
FUW’s Brecon and Radnor day is a first for Westminster
Taking Brecon and Radnor’s agriculture, food and rural economy to the heart of the corridors of power in Westminster will be the aim of a Farmers' Uni...
17-10-2014 02:37 AM | News Comment
Farmers quiz MEP about over-regulation
The Flintshire branch of the Farmers’ Union of Wales has enjoyed an excellent turnout of members at its annual general meeting held at the Village Hal...
17-10-2014 02:27 AM | Finance Comment
Court ruling on land sale 'encouraging for others'
In a recent appeal to the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) over the issue of apportionment for Capital Gains Tax purposes, the Tribunal has found in fav...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

20-10-2014 01:19 AM
As cattle prices climb, ranchers watch out for bovine thievery
Across the country, cattle prices continue to climb. That means profits for some ranchers — and huge potential payoffs for cattle thieves. Drought ...
20-10-2014 01:14 AM
Syngenta faces more suits over Viptera corn seeds
Syngenta AG faces escalating legal battles over its sale of genetically engineered corn seeds that some farmers and agricultural companies say have ro...
20-10-2014 01:12 AM
Drones eyed for use on farm to survey crops
Unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, are famous for their role in international military operations, but there have been recent discussions about thei...
20-10-2014 01:10 AM
Japan's 'sacred' rice farmers rotting from inside
Shuichi Yokota may be the future of Japan's struggling rice industry. The 38-year-old is about half the age of most growers and he relies on cuttin...
20-10-2014 01:09 AM
Dairy farmers urged to look after workers
The national dairy industry body is pushing for greater responsibility among farmers, particularly when it comes to the working conditions on their fa...
20-10-2014 01:07 AM
22 killed in attack on farmers’ market in Xinjiang region
Twenty-two people were killed when four Uighur assailants armed with knives and explosives attacked a market in Xinjiang province last week, as ethnic...
20-10-2014 01:06 AM
Dozens of cattle shot in Northern Nevada
Nevada ranchers are offering a $20,600 reward after the shootings of some 60 head of cattle across northern Nevada since mid-summer. Ten of the ani...

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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
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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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20-10-2014 02:28 AM
Trainee Ruminant Specialists
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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...
08-10-2014 | Forestry
Wood fiber consumption by the Japanese pulp indust...
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08-10-2014 | Dairy
UK wholesale milk production figures - September 2...
The United Kingdom wholesale milk deliveries totalled 1,141.6 million litres in September, the sixth month of the new milk year, figures released by t...
07-10-2014 | Finance
Rural Payments Agency (RPA) Performance 2014 to 20...
Download the document to view a breakdown of how the Rural Payments Agency performed against our indicators and commitments between April and June 201...

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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...
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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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18-10-2014 16:39 PM
Chicago Reports
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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...
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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...
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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 ...
17-10-2014 05:52 PM | by Clued-Up
The NFU appears to have donated its members' funds to the culling companies and participating landowners when the costs of the badger cull rose far hi...
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