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22-07-2014 16:55 PM | Education Comment
New sector wide food and farming educational resource announced
Countryside Classroom, a sector-wide collaboration, will promote learning both in the natural environment and in the classroom as it announces the dev...
22-07-2014 16:46 PM | News Comment
Broiler farmer tours Europe in a chicken suit
From August 1st, Devon broiler farmer’s daughter, Tamsin French, will dress as a chicken called ‘Rosa’, and embark on a 39-day tour of the European Un...
22-07-2014 16:42 PM | Appointments Comment
New branch manager at John Deere
Antony Scott has been appointed managing director for John Deere Limited in the UK and Ireland. He replaces Richard Johnson, who has been appointed ma...
22-07-2014 16:29 PM | News Comment
Gareth Raw Rees Awards
Seven young farmers from across Wales have financially benefited from this year’s Gareth Raw Rees Memorial Travel Scholarship. A total of £1,950 has b...
22-07-2014 16:09 PM | News Comment
F4F signs global OEM agreement with SAP
F4F Agriculture, a global business dedicated to the farmer-centric digital supply chain, announces it has signed an original equipment manufacturer (O...
22-07-2014 16:01 PM | Cattle Comment
Smart segregation gates aid cow flow and management
The new range of gates includes two-way and three-way segregation options, to allow individual cows to be separated from the herd for specific attenti...
22-07-2014 15:56 PM | Dairy Comment
Redesigned claw for better sheep and goat milking
The Fullwood RP1 is a vertical unloading clawpiece, designed for use in parlours where the milking equipment is mounted at a high level – such as the ...
22-07-2014 12:43 PM | Arable Comment
EU grains close lower; UK weather favourable for spring crops
EU grains closed lower again, with London and Paris wheat slumping to fresh 4 year lows. The day ended with new crop Nov 14 London wheat closing GB...
22-07-2014 12:37 PM | Arable Comment
Wheat market concerned over US export business
Soycomplex Beans closed lower. Weather forecasts call for a couple of days of Midwest heat followed by a relatively cool and non-threatening start ...
22-07-2014 11:58 AM | Education Comment
Nine young farmers benefit from travel scholarship
Nine young farmers from across Wales have financially benefited from this year’s Gareth Raw Rees Memorial Travel Scholarship. A total of £1,950 has be...
22-07-2014 10:01 AM | News Comment
Farmers in lamb protest at Royal Welsh Show
NFU members have staged a demonstration outside the Tesco stand at the Royal Welsh Show in protest at the retailer’s failure to back British lamb. ...
21-07-2014 22:02 PM | Animal Health Comment
New Research Identifies Machinery as the Largest Global Agri-Tech Sector
A new report outlining the state of global agri-technology has been released today. The report produced by UK Agri-Food & Drink (UKAFD) Ltd, is the f...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
22-07-2014 09:56 AM
Beef pollutes more than pork, poultry, study says
Raising beef for the American dinner table does far more damage to the environment than producing pork, poultry, eggs or dairy, a new study says. ...
22-07-2014 09:55 AM
Late monsoon starts Indian farmer's "journey to hell"
Indian farmer Asghar Bhura scrapes a living by growing sugarcane, but this year's late monsoon has left his tiny plot parched and he will earn nothing...
22-07-2014 09:54 AM
State requires livestock health certificates
The Wyoming Livestock Board is now requiring all livestock imported from any state with documented cases of vesicular stomatisis to be accompanied by ...
22-07-2014 09:53 AM
Beef environment cost 10 times that of other livestock
A new study suggests that the production of beef is around 10 times more damaging to the environment than any other form of livestock. Scientists m...
22-07-2014 09:52 AM
Fonterra to keep investing, despite dairy decline
Dairy giant Fonterra will invest $100 million into its Australian business to keep a hold on domestic supply. The global producer will keep invest...
22-07-2014 09:51 AM
Tumbling beef prices hitting Shropshire and Mid Wales farmers
They are being paid up to £300 less per breast than they were just a year ago, Meat Promotion Wales warned as the Royal Welsh Show got under way today...
22-07-2014 09:47 AM
Two hurt after cow flees from cattle market
A runaway cow brought chaos to a Yorkshire town after escaping from a cattle market. The cow broke free from the market on Gargrave Road, Skipton, ...

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Recruitment

 
21-07-2014 09:30 AM
RECRUITING FOR A SALES REPRESENTATIVE
VG Energy Ltd has a vacancy for a Field Sales Representatives to join their growing business to cover the area of Forfar, Angus, Perthshire & Kinross-...
16-07-2014 14:40 PM
Territory Manager - Animal Health
Our client a leading Animal Health Company is recruiting a Territory Manager for Hampshire, Isle of Wight and the west part of Berkshire. The Ideal ca...
16-07-2014 14:38 PM
Veterinary Surgeon
Our client a leading Animal Health Company is recruiting a Veterinary Surgeon for a Technical Services and Marketing role. The ideal candidate will ha...
16-07-2014 14:37 PM
Veterinary Territory Manager
Our client an industry leader in Animal Health research and manufacturing worldwide is seeking to appoint a Veterinary Territory Manager to develop co...
16-07-2014 14:36 PM
Territory Manager - Animal Health Research
Our client one of the industry leaders in Animal Health research and manufacturing worldwide is seeking to appoint a Territory Manager to develop thei...
16-07-2014 09:19 AM
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Due to the exceptional growth in student numbers for full time, higher education and work-based learning agriculture programmes at Bridgwater College,...
16-07-2014 09:17 AM
Programme Manager
Due to the exceptional growth in student numbers for full time, higher education and work-based learning agriculture programmes at Bridgwater College,...

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21-07-2014 | General Farming
Log exports from Canada and the US to Asia have in...
Log exports from Canada and the US to Asia have increased this yearwith the shipment from the US South being 130 % higher than in 2013,reports the Nor...
21-07-2014 | Reports
Unlock the Countryside’s Potential
CLA President Henry Robinson on the 18 July told politicians to be “realistic about rural policy” as he launched the CLA manifesto Unlock ...
21-07-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 18th July 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 18th July 2014
16-07-2014 | Ezines and Brochures
AS Communications Summer 2014 Newsletter
AS Communications Summer 2014 Newsletter
16-07-2014 | General Farming
Rural Payments Agency business plan 2014 to 2015
This document contains the following information: Rural Payments Agency (RPA) business plan 2013 to 2014.
15-07-2014 | Reports
Rabobank Poultry Quarterly Q2 2014 - Prices taking...
Global poultry prices are taking off in Q2, according to Rabobank’s Poultry Quarterly Q2: Prices Taking Off report.  This bullishness is dr...
14-07-2014 | Reports
Exotic diseases of pigs, new regulations
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Agricultural Shows and Events

 
24-07-2014 | Kennards House, Launceston, Cornwall
Launceston Agricultural Show
The 2014 Launceston Show will be held on Thursday 24th July. We will be celebrating the 125th show with extra special events that are to be announced....
25-07-2014 | Springwood Park, Kelso, Scottish Borders
Border Union Show
Traditionally the annual Show is held on the last Friday and Saturday of July each year in Springwood Park, forty-six acres of parkland on the outskir...
26-07-2014 | Hartnoll Farm, Post Hill, Tiverton, Devon
Mid Devon Show
The BEST one day Agricultural Show in the West! NON STOP activity from 9.00am until 5.30pm. Voted the Best One-day Agricultural Show in the UK...
26-07-2014 | Heckington, Lincolnshire
Heckington Show
Nothing quite matches Heckington Show for the relaxed way that it combines the intimacy of a village show with the expectation of the national stage. ...
26-07-2014 | Wood Nook, Bampton Grange, Penrith, Cumbria
Penrith Agricultural Show
The Penrith Agricultural Society was formed in 1833 with the Society promoting the first Penrith Show the following year. This took place on Friday, 2...

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The Dairy Show 2014
This one day event has become one of the most important dates in the dairy farmer's calendar.
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.
LAMMA 2015
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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Chicago Reports
21/07/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed lower. Weather forecasts call for a couple of days of Midw...
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EU Reports
22/07/14 -- EU grains markets posted a mini "Turnaround Tuesday" event, closing mostl...
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