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28-11-2014 08:18 AM | News Comment
FUW highlights concerns over exclusion of grazed woodland
THE Farmers' Union of Wales has written to newly-appointed EC Agricultural Commissioner Phil Hogan asking for rules which will exclude large tracts of...
28-11-2014 08:18 AM | News Comment
Air ambulance lands FUW Glamorganshire cheque
A CHEQUE for just over £1,000 from the proceeds of a wooden horse race night on Farmers' Union of Wales Glamorganshire county member Lorraine Howells'...
Case IH Magnum Rowtrac previewed at LAMMA 2015
Combining the individual benefits of wheeled and tracked tractors, the new Case IH Magnum Rowtrac 380 CVX – which will be previewed in the UK at LAMMA...
28-11-2014 01:09 AM | Finance Comment
UK farming income rises 15%
New statistics have revealed increased production and prices boosted farm income to £5.6 billion last year. Total income from farming rose by £743 ...
28-11-2014 01:04 AM | News Comment
Organic support moves welcomed by industry body
DEFRA’s decision to pay organic farmers lower conversion rates but increase maintenance rates has been described as 'the right move for the UK organic...
27-11-2014 15:01 PM | Meat Processing Comment
70% of chicken tests positive for campylobacter, FSA announces
70% of chickens tested positive for the presence of campylobacter, the Food Standards Agency has today announced. The cumulative results from the f...
27-11-2014 14:55 PM | Finance Comment
Farmers risk losing out on subsidy due to poor exchange rates
British farmers risk losing out on a vital European subsidy because of poor exchange rates and hidden fees. Single Farm Payments will be made by th...
27-11-2014 00:45 AM | CLA Comment
Government introduces mobile coverage for countryside
The government has introduced plans for a 'national roaming mobile network' to ensure all rural communities receive mobile phone coverage. The CLA,...
27-11-2014 00:40 AM | News Comment
Farmers' plea for clearer communication
Farmers are feeling 'increasingly frustrated' by the lack of information they are receiving from the Welsh government with regards to the new A487 Bon...
New John Deere machinery to be shown at LAMMA
John Deere’s new 6R and 6M Series tractors, R4040i self-propelled sprayer and 8000 Series self-propelled forage harvester will be featured for the fir...
26-11-2014 09:41 AM | Arable Comment
Russia forecasting low grain crop, rouble weakness
EU grains closed mostly higher, with London wheat closing above GBP130/tonne and Paris wheat over EUR180/tonne for the first time on a front month sin...
26-11-2014 08:33 AM | News Comment
Modern sheep genetics on the world stage
A record breaking number of six sheep breeds were represented on the joint EBLEX and British Livestock Genetics stand at the major Eurotier show. E...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
28-11-2014 00:50 AM
Why Canada shouldn't open up its dairy market to New Zealand
New Zealand's high commissioner to Canada, Simon Tucker, was quoted recently as saying that he has been talking to Canadian dairy farmers, "and you do...
28-11-2014 00:49 AM
American farmers are growing too many cranberries
Americans buy about five million pounds of canned cranberry sauce each year, much of it during the week of Thanksgiving. For many in the US, a turkey ...
28-11-2014 00:46 AM
Rain wreaks havoc on Marathwada farmers
A sense of imminent calamity envelops farmers in Deolali village in Maharashtra’s Osmanabad district. After having borne drought for consecutive years...
28-11-2014 00:45 AM
Farmers end subsidy protest at Marseille port
French farmers from the region around Marseille agreed to lift their barriers blocking access to part of the port in Marseille after obtaining a meeti...
28-11-2014 00:45 AM
A bitter pill for sugarcane farmers
Factories refuse to offer anything more than Rs. 2,600 per tonne, the price that was fixed last year. He found fault with the farmers’ unions stating ...
28-11-2014 00:44 AM
Sheep flock to Eiffel Tower as French farmers cry wolf
French farmers flocked to the Eiffel Tower on Thursday, sheep in tow, to express their frustration over increasing attacks by wolves which some say ha...
28-11-2014 00:43 AM
Cattle prices ease at Canterbury sales
Top prime steers made more than $2000 a head as cattle prices eased at livestock sales at Canterbury Agricultural Park this week. Prime steers made...

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Recruitment

 
27-11-2014 23:03 PM
Line Leader x 5
We have 18 manufacturing sites including abattoirs, meat processing plants, produce packaging sites, a seafood site, flower factory, banana ripening f...
27-11-2014 23:03 PM
General Manager-Flower World
We have 18 manufacturing sites including abattoirs, meat processing plants, produce packaging sites, a seafood site, flower factory, banana ripening f...
27-11-2014 23:03 PM
Engineering Team Manager (Facilities)
We have 18 manufacturing sites including abattoirs, meat processing plants, produce packaging sites, a seafood site, flower factory, banana ripening f...
27-11-2014 22:35 PM
Research Fellow - YRW104R
Hansen, Harbro, Dairy. This project will monitor beef and dairy herds for nutrition and management and relate the information to post-mortem scores of...
27-11-2014 22:30 PM
Accounts Executive
This office practically specialises in agriculture, medical practices, owner-managed businesses and private clients....
27-11-2014 22:29 PM
Tax Executive
This office practically specialises in agriculture, medical practices, owner-managed businesses and private clients....
27-11-2014 22:23 PM
Agricultural Solicitor - Shropshire
This regional law firm is looking to appoint a further Agricultural Solicitor within their agriculture team within their Shropshire based offices....

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Knowledge Centre

 
26-11-2014 | Poultry
Wild birds - flu biosecurity measures
Wild birds are one possible source of the H5N8 avian flu outbreak in East Yorkshire. That is why we are advising poultry keepers to follow good practi...
25-11-2014 | Poultry
Avian influenza (bird flu) Wild birds - biosecurit...
DEFRA's latest Avian Influenza Guidelines are now available to download.
21-11-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 21st November 2014
Prices in England are still spiralling up, there are virtually no spare eggs anywhere, we have had several comments of, if we had any spare eggs they ...
17-11-2014 | Poultry
Declaration of a Protection Zone and a Surveillanc...
The Chief Veterinary Officer has confirmed that highly pathogenic avian influenza is present in England. and has taken into account the criteria set o...
17-11-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 14th November 2014
The market is almost empty and that is before the Christmas demand really kicks in, marketeers whether mega or small are scouring the country for eggs...
17-11-2014 | Produce
Food and Agribusiness Survey 2014
Norton Rose Fulbright interviewed over 80 senior executives from organisations across the global food and agribusiness industry in order to identify o...
14-11-2014 | Dairy
UK wholesale milk production figures - October 201...
The United Kingdom wholesale milk deliveries totalled 1,155.4 million litres in October, the seventh month of the new milk year, figures released by t...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
29-11-2014 | Amsterdam RAI, Europaplein 22, 1078 GZ Amsterdam
CropWorld Global 2014
With more than 80 exhibitors including agrochemical manufacturers and distributors, leading seed and crop producers, biotech companies, research and m...
01-12-2014 | Royal Welsh Showground, Llanelwedd, Powys
Royal Welsh Winter Fair
Set in the heart of rural Wales and priding itself on being the best primestock event in the UK, the Royal Welsh Winter Fair has something to offer ev...
03-12-2014 | Truro Primestock Show, Lemon Quay, Truro, Cornwall
Truro Primestock Show
This is a popular occasion, bringing the countryside and farming into the heart of the City. You can see at close hand the very best of the Cornwall's...
06-12-2014 | South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex
South of England Festive Food & Drink Fayre
Get into the Christmas spirit in style this December at our traditional Festive Food & Drink Fayre. Far away from the hassle of the high street, th...
11-12-2014 | The King's Hall Complex, Lisburn Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Royal Ulster Winter Fair
Royal Ulster Winter Fair is an established and highly successful event in the Agricultural calender. Open for 1 day it is primarily dairy orientated. ...

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Markets

27-11-2014 16:19 PM
Chicago Reports
26/11/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans broke the trend of generally closing the pre-Thanksgiving Day ses...
26-11-2014 17:19 PM
EU Reports
26/11/14 -- EU grains are mixed heading into the close of play. Jan 15 London wheat is currentl...
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Recent Comments

27-11-2014 07:06 PM | by Clued-Up
@ john tuck Re: "It is by getting rid of mycobacterium bovis in the environment that we will beat this disease". That is not a practical goal....
Comment made on Abandon the badger cull plans, scie...
27-11-2014 06:35 PM | by Clued-Up
@ john tuck Like all of us, you're entitled to hold your own opinions. Amongst eminent scientists in the UK and abroad, however, Prof Krebs' w...
Comment made on Abandon the badger cull plans, scie...
27-11-2014 06:15 PM | by Clued-Up
@john tuck Re "You might also like to ask why the researchers you quote only considered the South West of England". I assume they made their dec...
Comment made on Abandon the badger cull plans, scie...
27-11-2014 05:58 PM | by Clued-Up
@ john tuck I'm not rubbishing the "perturbation" theory at all. There are many theories in science put forward to explain puzzling and counter-in...
Comment made on Abandon the badger cull plans, scie...
26-11-2014 10:26 AM | by john tuck
Believe you me Clues-Up science is not all on your side - The flaws in the methodology of the RBCTrials were published in the reports. To call this "h...
Comment made on Abandon the badger cull plans, scie...

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25-11-2014 08:47 AM | Shropshire £175.00
Pedigree Coloured Ryeland Ram Lamb
For sale is my best pedigree Coloured Ryeland ram lamb. His sire is Glanrho...
25-11-2014 08:46 AM | Wiltshire £20.00
Speckled Sussex Pullet Hens For Sale
I have 2 x Speckled Sussex Pullet Hens (New Forest Poultry Stock) 24 weeks...
25-11-2014 08:43 AM | Shropshire £140.00
Small Flock of Hebrideans and Ram
We are selling our small flock of pedigree two horned Hebridean sheep which...
25-11-2014 08:41 AM | Pembrokeshire £40.00
Registered Berkshire litter
7 Berkshire weaners available in West Pembrokeshire. Born Oct 6th availabl...
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pedigree simmental bulls
Selection of Homebred young bulls for sale ready to work from £2000

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