22-10-2014 02:30 AM | Animal Health Comment
Businesses to receive funding to solve food security challenges
Businesses will receive £5 million of funding to develop innovations to solve some of the world's greatest agriculture challenges such as food securit...
21-10-2014 12:43 PM | Arable Comment
US farmers concentrating on soybean over corn; wheat closes lower
Soycomplex Beans closed lower, but towards the middle of the day's trading range. The USDA reported that the 2014 US soybean harvest was 53% done, ...
21-10-2014 12:37 PM | Dairy Comment
NFU urges retailers over falling milk prices
With mounting concern over the falling milk price on global markets, NFU dairy board chairman Rob Harrison has issued a call to retailers both in the ...
21-10-2014 12:10 PM | News Comment
Gaia-Wind Opens Japanese Market with Entry Standard for Turbine: Short Listed for Export Award.
World leading farm scale wind turbine manufacturer Gaia-Wind has today achieved Japanese certification for its GW 133 turbine, allowing it to enter th...
21-10-2014 02:47 AM | Arable Comment
British food production 'under threat', says new report
The availability of iconic British foods could be drastically reduced according to an independent report released today. The report, commissioned b...
21-10-2014 02:42 AM | News Comment
NFU Cymru supports Future Farmers of Wales
Members of Wales’ rural group, Future Farmers of Wales, were delighted to receive a donation for £500 from farming union, NFU Cymru, recently. On p...
21-10-2014 02:40 AM | Arable Comment
Bayer commences wheat testing in the UK
Bayer CropScience has announced that it has commenced testing wheat varieties in the UK for the first time. UK Seeds Manager, Adrian Cottey, said: ...
21-10-2014 02:35 AM | Animal Health Comment
Badger cull poll: Nine out of ten want culling to end
Results from a new poll on the controversial badger cull show that nine out of ten people who express an opinion (89%) want the UK government to stop ...
21-10-2014 02:34 AM | Animal Health Comment
New badger culls are a 'miserable failure' as target missed
The pilot badger culls in Gloucestershire have 'failed to achieve even the minimum number of badgers to be shot,' and have been condemned as a 'misera...
21-10-2014 02:23 AM | CLA Comment
Truss attacks on solar farms 'misguided'
Comments made by Environment Secretary Liz Truss about solar farms are 'misguided', according to the Country Land and Business Association. The org...
20-10-2014 10:24 AM | News Comment
EU promotion aims to encourage people to cook lamb
A £6.17m campaign to encourage more people to cook with lamb across six European countries is to be launched thanks to a co-promotion deal EBLEX has s...
20-10-2014 10:04 AM | News Comment
Ministers to meet dairy representatives after milk price crash
Environment Secretary Liz Truss has said she will meet with members from the dairy industry this week after recent milk price falls have caused a numb...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

22-10-2014 02:16 AM
China’s GMO Stockpile
It is a hot, smoggy July weekend in Beijing, and the gates to the Forbidden City are thronged with tens of thousands of sweat-drenched tourists. Few m...
22-10-2014 02:15 AM
Russia to limit agriculture imports from Ukraine
Russia will temporarily ban agriculture imports from Ukraine starting from Wednesday, Russian agriculture watchdog Rosselkhoznadzor said Tuesday. A...
22-10-2014 02:14 AM
Arable farmers feel dairy farmers' pain
Dairy farmers are not the only ones reeling from the recent dairy price drop - dairy support and maize growers in the Waikato are worried too. The ...
22-10-2014 02:13 AM
Japan's rice industry gets a rethink
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...
22-10-2014 02:12 AM
Get ready for robot farmers
On most lettuce farms, workers weave between rows to cull extra heads of lettuce crowding out the healthiest plants. The practice, called thinning, is...
22-10-2014 02:11 AM
Cattle prices: Weather impacts on trade
The poor weather conditions over the last few days has resulted in stronger numbers coming out to marts. As a result prices have weakened slightly. ...
22-10-2014 02:10 AM
Brazil to double cattle on feedlots as demand for beef rises
Australian beef producers will face increasing competition from Brazil, as it plans to double its feedlot cattle production over the next 10 years. ...

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20-10-2014 10:47 AM
Senior Agent / Group Secretary - Boston-Spa
About the role Like every Agency, our Boston-Spa office is at the heart of the local community. This well-established, well-respected insurance sale...
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
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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
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20-10-2014 02:35 AM
Urgent - Broiler Farm Manager - West Midlands
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20-10-2014 02:30 AM
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21-10-2014 | Produce
The impact of losing plant protection products on ...
The availability of iconic British foods could be drastically reduced according to an independent report released today by farm business consultants A...
20-10-2014 | Renewable Energy
SEPRA Market Report - 17th October 2014
Demand is quiet according to most sources, but at the same time there appears to be no surpluses. There has been some cheaper French eggs coming into ...
20-10-2014 | Finance
Rabobank Traders' Report - 20th October 2014
Non-Commercial participants continued to build their net long position across agri commodities over the week, adding 61,357 lots WOW, to 144,173 lots,...
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...

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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
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22-11-2014 | Jealott’s Hill International Research Centre, Bracknell, Berkshire
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21-10-2014 11:29 PM | by Clued-Up
The NFU leadership's support for the badger cull and project has been a master class in sustained, pig-headed managerial stupidity. Leaving to one si...
Comment made on Badger cull poll: Nine out of ten w...
21-10-2014 03:24 PM | by Michele Vaughan
We can kill every badger in the country but until the government introduces an efficient test for TB in cattle such as the new blood test, the disease...
Comment made on Badger cull poll: Nine out of ten w...
21-10-2014 12:41 PM | by Clued-Up
The NFU leadership will eventually have to admit they've lost in every possible way over the badger cull. The longer they refuse to face reality the ...
Comment made on New badger culls are a 'miserable f...
21-10-2014 12:21 PM | by reg pollard
NFU & Deathra,will not listen to what Science or any others expert advice on BTB, surely all these experts can't be wrong,& Deathra, scientists and v...
Comment made on New badger culls are a 'miserable f...
20-10-2014 08:48 PM | by Clued-Up
The "Guardian" reports GlosCon failed massively to reach its target of 615 dead badgers - 253 badgers died. Congratulations to all the badger pro...
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