News

 
31-07-2014 02:13 AM | Arable Comment
Financial impact of poor grassland management revealed
Figures calculated by Barenbrug UK – a leading supplier of agricultural grass – reveal that farmers who are not reseeding their grassland regularly co...
31-07-2014 02:03 AM | Animal Health Comment
August brings lungworm risks to unvaccinated cattle
Unvaccinated calves during their first grazing season are most at risk of lungworm infection this August, according to the NADIS Parasite Forecast. ...
31-07-2014 01:45 AM | Cattle Comment
Cattle trade shows signs of steadying as supplies tighten
The cattle trade has steadied over the past two weeks as cattle availability begins to tighten, according to analysis by Quality Meat Scotland (QMS). ...
31-07-2014 01:38 AM | News Comment
Farmers optimistic about expansion despite price falls
The majority of farmers are optimistic about future growth and are planning for expansion where possible, according to the second in a series of agric...
30-07-2014 13:41 PM | Appointments Comment
New Appointment Strengthens Zoetis UK Poultry Team
Zoetis today announced the expansion of its poultry team in the UK and Ireland with the appointment of Wayne Olbison as Field Service Manager. Mr O...
30-07-2014 09:58 AM | Finance Comment
£50k funding awarded to help North Yorkshire farmers
SAC Consulting has won £50,000 of funding from the Prince’s Countryside Fund for a two-year project to help Yorkshire Dales farmers get the most from ...
30-07-2014 09:48 AM | Animal Health Comment
North Yorkshire farm hosts sheep lameness trial
The issue of antibiotics versus trimming as a means of controlling lameness in sheep is often debated, so a new trial at Marrick Abbey Farm in North Y...
30-07-2014 09:46 AM | Arable Comment
EU wheat futures slump to 4-year lows
EU wheat futures slumped to fresh 4-year lows on harvest pressure and rising production estimates coming out of Russia and Ukraine. The day ended w...
30-07-2014 09:42 AM | Arable Comment
Confidence high over US corn record
Soycomplex Beans closed lower as the latest weather forecasts for the Midwest adopted a wetter outlook for the beginning of August, the key month f...
30-07-2014 05:29 AM | News Comment
Country of origin of foods study published
The Food Standards Agency is today publishing the results of a study to look at the origin of foods claiming to be from the UK and Ireland. The study ...
30-07-2014 02:50 AM | News Comment
Volatile market and low investment fears for future of UK sheep market
The first ever NSA and NFU ‘Vision for British Lamb Production’ report has been launched at the NSA Sheep Event, identifying the strengths and weaknes...
30-07-2014 02:44 AM | Arable Comment
Investment in rural economy to rise as UK sees positive growth
Employment and investment will rise next year as the rural economy continues to benefit from a more positive UK economy, according to a survey by the ...

Company Brochures

14-04-2014
Agrispares: New Holland
14-04-2014
Agrispares: Krone
14-04-2014
Agrispares: Kemper
14-04-2014
Agrispares: John Deere
Featured Brochures

VG Biomass

Over the last 10 years, the cost of fossil fuel sources such as oil and gas has soared with the cost of bulk heating oil increasing, on average 10% per year.

Agricultural News from Around the World

 
31-07-2014 01:32 AM
Farmers could face €140m fine after milk supply surge
A massive surge in milk supplies since April this year means dairy farmers could be facing a €140m superlevy fine next spring. However, a major pul...
31-07-2014 01:30 AM
Local livestock rustling ring nabbed
An organised rustling ring has been dealt a significant blow after seven arrests in Hastings in the past week — and police say there are more to come....
31-07-2014 01:28 AM
Brazilian farmers demand Monsanto refund their money
Brazilian farmers are asking Monsanto and other producers of pest-resistant corn seeds to reimburse them for money spent on additional pesticides when...
31-07-2014 01:26 AM
Investors eye farmland as the next big thing
The latest boom for investors isn’t high-tech or Big Pharma. According to Wally Brockhoff of Lathrop & Gage, investment firms are going to the cows or...
31-07-2014 01:25 AM
Dairy farmers urged to trim the fat
Dairy farmers should trim the fat and pay close attention to farm costs this season after Fonterra cut its forecasted milk price yesterday, DairyNZ sa...
31-07-2014 01:24 AM
Beef costs set to rise as cattle rally on supply woes
Beef costs are poised to rise further as feeder-cattle futures climbed to cap the longest rally in 37 years amid mounting U.S. supply concerns. Cat...
31-07-2014 01:23 AM
Cargill to close beef plant, cites cattle shortage
Cargill plans to close a Milwaukee beef-processing plant which employs about 600 people on Friday due to a shortage of cattle. A Midwest drought in...

Online Magazines

30-06-2014
FarmingUK July 2014
23-06-2014
Ranger Magazine July 2014
29-05-2014
FarmingUK June 2014

Recruitment

 
30-07-2014 14:45 PM
Insurance Sales Agent / Group Business Partner
NFU Mutual Insurance Sales Agent / Group Business Partner Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria £29,000 OTE with uncapped earning potential About the role Li...
30-07-2014 14:41 PM
Insurance Sales Agent/ Group Business Partner
NFU Mutual Insurance Sales Agent/ Group Business Partner Skipton, Yorkshire £29,000 OTE with uncapped earning potential About the role Like every NFU...
28-07-2014 03:26 AM
Livestock/Bull Stud Manager - UK
We are currently recruiting an experienced Livestock/Stud Manager for our client, a bovine genetics company based in Cheshire. This is a fantastic opp...
28-07-2014 03:14 AM
Feed Ingredients Product Manager -Midlands
My client is seeking a Product Manager to direct the company's product portfolio in order to assist the sales and management teams. My client is a pre...
28-07-2014 03:13 AM
GLOBAL QUALITY MANAGER - AGROCHEMICALS/FINE CHEMICALS
On behalf of a prestigious international agrochemical manufacturer - we are seeking an experienced scientist or quality manager to lead the Global Qua...
28-07-2014 03:07 AM
Sales Person - Veterinary Company
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified candidate to join the sales team of one of the UK's premier veterinary companies, supplyin...
28-07-2014 03:04 AM
Agribusiness Manager – Pigs & Poultry
A well known Nutrition and Feed Additives business wishes to appoint an Agribusiness Manager – Pigs and Poultry. The company is looking for an experi...

Agricultural Directory by A-Z



Knowledge Centre

 
30-07-2014 | Reports
A vision for British lamb production
The first ever NSA and NFU ‘Vision for British Lamb Production’ report has been launched today (Wednesday) at the NSA Sheep Event, clearly...
28-07-2014 | General Farming
Badger Vaccination Fund 2014
This TB Information Note explains that we are re-opening the Badger Vaccination Fund for 2014 for badger vaccination projects in selected counties. Th...
25-07-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 25th July 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 25th July 2014
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

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
01-08-2014 | Fronhaul Field, Cefn Road, Fishguard, Pembrokeshire
Fishguard Show
Enjoy an exciting day out for all the family at this typical Agricultural Show. Attractions include judging of Cattle, Sheep, Pig and Horse Classes; P...
01-08-2014 | The Show Field, Park Farm, Dumfries
Dumfries & Lockerbie Agricultural Show
As the largest agricultural event in the area the Show provides something of interest for everybody whether they are local or a visitor. Trade sta...
01-08-2014 | Vivary Park, Taunton, Somerset
Taunton Flower Show
A flower show with a difference! Running for 145 years in Vivary Park in the centre of Taunton - we have an arena where we will have terrier racing an...
01-08-2014 | South Inch Park, Edinburgh Road, Perth, Scotland
Perth Show
Perth Show 2014 - Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd August at the South Inch, Perth.
02-08-2014 | The Garstang Showfield, Off Green Lane East, Garstang, Preston, Lancashire
Garstang Show
14 different breeds of cattle including Jersey, Highland and Longhorn. 15 breeds of sheep including rare breeds. Shire Horses including brewery and pr...

More Videos

Featured Shows

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

30-07-2014 09:39 AM
Chicago Reports
29/07/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed lower as the latest weather forecasts for the Midwest adop...
31-07-2014 08:19 AM
EU Reports
30/07/14 -- EU grains managed a mostly higher close at the end of a mixed two-sided trading ses...
LTP Min Max Chg %Chg
LTP Min Max Chg %Chg

Recent Comments

30-07-2014 10:56 AM | by karen mc bride
You must try Pat Colbys Minerals. I have used It for 15 years with Outstanding Results.
Comment made on North Yorkshire farm hosts sheep la...
30-07-2014 10:15 AM | by Billy badger
just love listening to David Cameron speak,praising Owen Paterson for doing a fantastic job, so if praterson was such a brilliant man why did Dave the...
Comment made on Bovine TB rates fall to lowest in 1...
30-07-2014 05:53 AM | by Frank Egan
G'day, its interesting to look at the 20 year timeframe and to find out who benefited from this decline.Was it in fact the beef and poultry producers(...
Comment made on Volatile market and low investment ...
29-07-2014 12:05 PM | by Clued-Up
Email sent to BVA last week, no reply yet received. “I was pleased to see the BVA has achieved some important changes in principle as regards the...
Comment made on Veterinary association to support s...
28-07-2014 10:03 AM | by John Evans
How outrageous that Defra should rely on the research of a manufacturer,such as Syngenta,to determine whether it is safe to use a product in the envi...
Comment made on Accept neonicotinoid ban, Defra war...

Most Popular

Properties

 
Chop Gate, Stokesley
25-07-2014 10:44 AM | Suffolk £680,000.00
Kennett, Newmarket
Kennett, Newmarket
A well proportioned family house offering potential for modernisation/exten...
24-07-2014 09:24 AM | Dumfries & Galloway £375,000.00
Carsphairn, Stewartry
Carsphairn, Stewartry
Delightful detached modern property set in some 5.5 acres, situated in stun...
23-07-2014 10:51 AM | Staffordshire £494,950.00
Pot Hooks Lane, Butterton
Pot Hooks Lane, Butterton
Rare opportunity to acquire a smallholding comprising a detached stone farm...
23-07-2014 10:43 AM | Essex £30,000.00
Herongate, Brentwood
Herongate, Brentwood
For Sale By Informal Tender - Best Offers Sought in Writing by - 12 noon, F...
22-07-2014 10:44 AM | West Midlands £37,500.00
Rubery, Birmingham
Rubery, Birmingham
A strategic parcel of grazing land located in the growing commuter town of ...
22-07-2014 10:37 AM | Hertfordshire £435,000.00
Danebridge, Much Hadham
Danebridge, Much Hadham
A rare opportunity to purchase an attractive parcel of pasture and woodland...
22-07-2014 10:28 AM | Essex £45,000.00
North Hill, Little Baddow, Chelmsford
North Hill, Little Baddow, Chelmsford
The land is located to the north of Little Baddow along North Hill. The lan...
 
 
 
 

Classifieds

 
Jacob Ram Lamb
31-07-2014 06:08 AM | Oxfordshire £29,950.00
Joskin 2500 Tanker
JOSKIN 2500 GAL TANKER, 11000 LTR VAC PUMP, AUTO FILL JUMBO, 4' LINKAGE, IN...
31-07-2014 06:06 AM | Oxfordshire POA
Manitou 840
840-137, 4T 137HP, Power-Shift, JSM, 460/70R24
31-07-2014 06:04 AM | Oxfordshire POA
Bomford Hawk 6.5T
Hawk 6.5Tmtr Parallel, ICS control, 1.2mtr head, TC flails
31-07-2014 06:03 AM | Oxfordshire £95,750.00
John Deere 7450
MANUAL ADJUST KP WITH DUAL PURPOSE MAIZE/WHOLE CROP ROLLS, I READY, 650/75 ...
31-07-2014 06:01 AM | Oxfordshire £136,750.00
John Deere S670i
HillMaster, HM C/W 25' HEADER & ZURN TROLLEY, PREMIUM CAB & RADIO, AG MANAG...

Accommodation

 
Holly Lodge
10-03-2010 16:38 PM | Keswick £350.00 - £450.00
Keskadale Farm
Keskadale Farm
Two Bedroom apartment situated next to the farmhouse, wonderful views of th...
28-04-2010 14:05 PM | Somerton £35.00 - £35.00
Lower Farm
Lower Farm
Offering high quality farmhouse B&B accommodation, Lower Farm is located cl...
02-03-2010 14:07 PM | Bishop Auckland £27.50 - £35.00
Rose Hill Farm
Rose Hill Farm
Our bed and breakfast accommodation has been carefully created from former ...
10-02-2010 14:09 PM | Market Rasen £210.00 - £600.00
Rural Roosts
Rural Roosts
We offer fantastic holidays in the rural and relaxing countryside in Lincol...
09-03-2010 15:52 PM | Southport £26.50 - £32.00
Sandy Brook Farm
Sandy Brook Farm
The converted farm buildings are attractively furnished and centrally heate...

Top stories you may have missed

24-07-2014 | News
Wales Woman Farmer Award winner announce...
Wales Woman Farmer Award winner announced
Eleri Lloyd from Ffynonlwyd Farm, Llangynin, Carmarthenshire, has today bee...
UK tour dates unveiled for New Holland c...
UK tour dates unveiled for New Holland combines, tractors and balers
A national showcase tour of combines, tractors and balers will let farmers ...
22-07-2014 | News
Farmers in lamb protest at Royal Welsh S...
Farmers in lamb protest at Royal Welsh Show
NFU members have staged a demonstration outside the Tesco stand at the Roya...
18-07-2014 | Finance
Upward forecast for UK farmland this yea...
Upward forecast for UK farmland this year
Capital growth during the first half of the year has been strong for farmla...
18-07-2014 | Animal Health
Bovine TB rates fall to lowest in 10 yea...
Bovine TB rates fall to lowest in 10 years
Incidents of Bovine TB in cattle fell in April to their lowest levels in al...