News

 
23-04-2014 14:45 PM | News Comment
Efficiency improvements worth £220 million
There is still plenty of scope for pig farmers to improve their efficiency — that’s the message that national genetics company, ACMC, will be deliveri...
23-04-2014 13:31 PM | News Comment
‘Spy in the sty’ research yields big benefits
A product heralding a major breakthrough in pig management will be launched at the British Pig and Poultry Fair. The In-pen Voluntary Access Scale — a...
23-04-2014 12:12 PM | News Comment
Submersible propeller pump for long pig slurry channels
Landia’s AXP 500 propeller pump is ideal for pig slurry circulation and homogenisation in channels under slatted floors. Especially suitable for...
23-04-2014 09:41 AM | Arable Comment
US farmers expected to plant record 2014 soybean crop
Soycomplex Beans traded both sides, but ultimately ended lower, on continued worries on demand from China. A Reuters report suggesting that more Br...
23-04-2014 09:13 AM | News Comment
Beef Expo farm tours showcase traditional Northumbria
Renowned Northumberland farmers Willie Woodman and the Hunter family will be hosting this year’s farm tours, which form a key part of NBA Beef Expo re...
23-04-2014 08:15 AM | Cattle Comment
Beef industry 'needs long term investment', says NFU
The National Farmers' Union is calling on more people to eat British beef as production falls around four percent in recent times. The union is callin...
23-04-2014 04:58 AM | Education Comment
Bursaries scheme to bring new talent into rural professions
A new scheme to give future rural professionals a financial boost has been announced by Harper Adams University. Twenty students starting at the un...
23-04-2014 04:31 AM | Arable Comment
Super-early OSR brings forward the Sclerotinia risk
According to Dr Caroline Young from ADAS, this year's oilseed rape crops are up to a month ahead of the same time last year, with some plants flowerin...
22-04-2014 09:46 AM | Arable Comment
Wheat market 'took nosedive' over Ukraine tensions
Soycomplex Beans closed lower, in line with losses across the rest of the complex. News that Barclays was pulling out of commodities trading was se...
22-04-2014 09:34 AM | Animal Health Comment
Lilly to acquire Novartis Animal Health
Eli Lilly and Company today announced an agreement to acquire Novartis Animal Health for approximately $5.4 billion. Upon completion of the acquis...
21-04-2014 13:03 PM | News Comment
Precise timing for thinning agent in apples
Apple growers are looking for ways of reducing or eliminating expensive hand thinning so that they can produce the right balance of crop load and frui...
21-04-2014 09:30 AM | Machinery and Spares Comment
20% of vehicle fleets were affected by the floods
Almost 20% of businesses operating vehicle fleets were affected by the floods, a poll has shown. “We received a range of comments from respondents,...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
23-04-2014 03:55 AM
Farmers seeking heat relief signal Brazil climate peril
Brazil may see a mass migration of crops and farm workers from huge swaths of currently tillable lands to more temperate zones as global warming takes...
23-04-2014 03:52 AM
Lane warns of 'massive volatility'
Milk prices are entering a period of "massive volatility" and dairy farmers need to be prepared for lower returns. The stark warning was delivered ...
23-04-2014 03:48 AM
Chinese premier stresses rural financial service
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Tuesday called for constant improvement of rural financial services in an effort to bring benefits to farmers. Li mad...
23-04-2014 03:46 AM
Flood-hit farmers face 'massive task'
Farmers and grapegrowers along the East Coast are facing a huge clean-up task following last week's torrential rain, community representatives say. ...
23-04-2014 03:45 AM
Dairy farmer says it's time to expand to overseas markets
Expanding markets mean Dorset’s produce is being sold as far away as China and Nigeria, says a Dorchester dairy farmer. Simon Banfield, who farms 1...
23-04-2014 03:43 AM
Southern Oregon farmers divided on GMO bans
Southern Oregon farmers are choosing sides in a pair of local campaigns to ban genetically modified crops. Ban supporters say pollen from fields of...
23-04-2014 03:37 AM
Cattle parasites may spread further
An outbreak of the cattle disease, theileriosis in the upper North Island is predicted to get worse and farmers are being warned to take precautions. ...

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Recruitment

 
23-04-2014 04:17 AM
Area Sales Manager - Livestock Equipment - Wales and South West
Our client is a long established global company. They are a market leader in their brand of specialist livestock equipment, based on its quality, inno...
23-04-2014 04:13 AM
FEED INDUSTRY AUDITOR/TRAINER - North
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced auditor of the animal feed supply chain. The opportunity has arisen as the result of business g...
23-04-2014 04:09 AM
Supply Chain Fieldsperson - PIG SECTOR - Eastern Counties
Working along the UK supply chain - with involvement in commercial pig production from Pig Farm to Factory and the Retail Sector. A great new opportun...
21-04-2014 01:21 AM
Herdsperson/Graduate Opportunities for Trainee Sales People
An Animal Feed company inSouth Scotlandwith brand image for feed quality, personal customer service and technical support seeks trainee dairy cow tech...
21-04-2014 01:18 AM
Trainee Grain Buyer
Trainee Grain Buyer Our client is a well-respected and successful trading company in the agricultural sector. It seeks to appoint a Trainee Grain Buye...
21-04-2014 01:16 AM
FARM MANAGER
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and dynamic Working Farm Manager to work closely with the owner who is not always at the farm a...
21-04-2014 01:14 AM
Health, Safety & Engineering Support Officer
Our client a leading agricultural company seeks to recruit a health and safety administrator and engineering support officer to be based at the larges...

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Knowledge Centre

 
22-04-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 18th April 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 18th April 2014
17-04-2014 | Reports
Genetically Modified Organisms, list of current co...
List of sites with active consents for Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) to be released for research and development purposes under part B of Dire...
16-04-2014 | Reports
Mexico Agribusiness Outlook 2014
Mexico’s economic growth is gradually improving, but food consumption remains vulnerable to income and price effects, according to a report from...
14-04-2014 | Reports
Rabobank Commitment of Traders (COT) Report - 14 A...
Managed Money reduced its net long position across agri commodities for the first time since January by 37,942 lots WOW, while the Producer/Merchant/P...
14-04-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 11th April 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 11th April 2014
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Free Range Year Planner 2014
Free Range Year Planner 2014
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Percentage of badgers killed on land containing li...
What percentage of badgers killed during the pilot cull were taken from land containing livestock.

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
24-04-2014 | Great Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Harrogate Spring Flower Show
Be a VIP at the 2014 Spring Flower Show Turn a great day out into an unforgettable experience with our VIP service. For just £99 per person, the V...
26-04-2014 | Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys
Wonderwool Wales
Wonderwool Wales is the premier Wool & Natural Fibre Festival in Wales. It was set up in 2006 in order to promote wool and natural fibre production an...
26-04-2014 | Norfolk Showground, Norwich
The East Anglian Game & Country Fair
The East Anglian Game & Country Fair is an annual two day, family event held at the Norfolk Showground, Norwich. We hope you will find something on...
26-04-2014 | Lower Castle Park, Colchester
Oakleigh Fairs - Colchester Town & County Show
We return once again to Castle Park, right in the heart of the town for the 5th annual Family Show with all day entertainment including birds of prey,...
03-05-2014 | Leyburn A684, Wensleydale, North Yorkshire
Dales Festival of Food and Drink
Weaving together the three fundamental elements that make the Dales Festival of Food and Drink a success – Food, Farming and Fun - this event already ...

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Midlands Machinery Show 2014
November 12th & 13th 2014 will be the first Midlands Machinery Show.
CropTec 2014
The leading knowledge exchange event concentrating on the key areas of crop protection.
Livestock Event 2014
Held in the first week of July each year, the Livestock Event is the leading B2B event for the UK livestock industry.
Cereals 2014
Cereals is the leading technical event for the UK arable industry. 500 leading suppliers come together to exhibit to nearly 26,000 visitors.
Grassland & Muck 2014
Grassland 2014 will be bigger and better than ever.
The British Pig & Poultry Fair 2014
The British Pig & Poultry Fair 2014 is the UK's leading technical business event for the pig, poultry and egg industries showcasing the latest technol...

Markets

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Chicago Reports
22/04/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans traded both sides, but ultimately ended lower, on continued worri...
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EU Reports
22/04/14 -- EU grains returned from the Easter break looking decidedly unwell, as if having ove...
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Recent Comments

20-04-2014 04:34 PM | by Lydia Dee
Hi are you still selling meat x
Comment made on Farmer Palmers Products Launches Fa...
20-04-2014 10:50 AM | by Chris
People that perpetuate the harmful saturated fat myth should be imprisoned for life. Not to mention the big pharma corps they work for.
Comment made on Changing cows' diet could help tack...
16-04-2014 05:31 PM | by Rosemary Marshall
Just changing one constituent in milk is hardly going to make the British the world's 'healthy nation'.
Comment made on Changing cows' diet could help tack...
16-04-2014 08:17 AM | by d4g6k11
I a few short years we will look back at articles like this that perpetuate the myth regarding 'harmful' saturated fat, and laugh bitterly.
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15-04-2014 08:35 AM | by Donie Anderson
It's going to be a great few days
Comment made on World shearing champs set for Irela...

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Pantycelyn Guest House
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Welcome to Courtyard Toft House. Our Bed & Breakfast accommodation is set i...
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Grooms Cottage
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Tea/coffee making facilities. Close to M6, M42 and 15 minutes from NEC, Bir...
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Sevenford House
Sevenford House
Sevenford House, family home of Linda Sugars, is located 10 miles from Pick...
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Rakefoot Farm
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