News

 
18-09-2014 10:01 AM | News Comment
Real spider-men descend on Warwickshire for the ultimate climbing battle!
Warwickshire opens its doors to the world’s arborist and forestry community this week, as it hosts the Husqvarna World Pole Climbing Championships 201...
18-09-2014 05:40 AM | Cattle Comment
Planting trees improves lamb and cow health
Farmers discovered ways of improving the health and wellbeing of livestock at a recent event aimed at highlighting how trees can increase a farm’s pro...
18-09-2014 05:14 AM | Arable Comment
Effective BYDV control planning
The 2014 harvest is almost complete and the new crops are either drilled or just about to go in. The end of summer has generally been dry and warm, tr...
18-09-2014 05:02 AM | News Comment
Norfolk farmer sells collection of military vehicles
A 1945 Centurion tank, a 1940s US military truck, a 1930s Austin 8 military car and a parachute are among a collection of vintage military vehicles an...
18-09-2014 04:53 AM | Arable Comment
High yielding biscuit wheats stay in contention at the top
With the majority of the 2014 HGCA official wheat sites harvested results for Limagrain UK’s two biscuit wheat varieties up for recommendation this au...
18-09-2014 04:36 AM | News Comment
‘Good trade’ at Bishops Castle sale of breeding sheep
Auctioneers Halls reported a “good trade” with buyers from near and far at a highly successful sale of 6,000 breeding sheep held at the Love Lane site...
Kuhn launches new front-mounted shredder
A new front-mounted shredder has been launched by Kuhn Farm Machinery to UK growers of biomass crops. The WS 320 BIO is a specialised biomass shred...
18-09-2014 04:27 AM | News Comment
Farmers concerned over lack of lamb promotion
NFU Cymru and Welsh sheep farmers said they were concerned that some retailers are still failing to back Welsh farming and are not giving Welsh lamb p...
18-09-2014 04:24 AM | Cattle Comment
Antibiotic usage in livestock
With the growing problem of bacterial resistance to antibiotics, antibiotics from the fluoroquinolone and 3rd and 4th generation cephalosporin groups ...
18-09-2014 04:20 AM | News Comment
Organic cotton can play role in 'feeding the world'
Organic cotton can help farmers feed their families and local communities around the world, according to a new Soil Association briefing. The Soil ...
17-09-2014 15:04 PM | News Comment
New range of horse products for UK
A new range of 100 per cent natural horse care products is now available in the UK. Developed by Dutch company, Ropapharm Pharmaceuticals, they have b...
17-09-2014 09:56 AM | Animal Health Comment
NFU spells out priorities ahead of 2015 General Election
A Government that understands farm businesses, wants agriculture to grow and has the policies that send the right signals to farmers, are the key mess...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
18-09-2014 01:28 AM
USDA provides $328m to conserve farmland
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced last week that $328 million in conservation funding is being invested to help landowners protect and resto...
18-09-2014 01:27 AM
Dairy is good for metabolic health, study finds
Dairy is good for metabolic health, according to a new study. In addition to benefiting metabolic health, a new study also indicates that dairy consum...
18-09-2014 01:25 AM
Dairy owner strikes back, chases robber
A would-be robber got more than he bargained for when he pointed a knife at a Waitara dairy owner in Taranaki yesterday afternoon. A man walked int...
18-09-2014 01:24 AM
China's tech giants turn to agriculture
Following the smart money in China right now means buying a dairy, growing some blueberries or investing in a pig farm. The executives behind the c...
18-09-2014 01:23 AM
Mine spill devastates Mexican farmers
Liseth Mendez and Judas Barrios milk two cows covered in a cloud of tiny persistent flies as the sun taints in red the surrounding mountains near a ra...
18-09-2014 01:22 AM
Agribank stops funding farmers
Addressing a Zimbabwe Farmers’ Union national congress in Masvingo last week an official with the bank, Francis Macheka, said the financial institutio...
18-09-2014 01:21 AM
Farmers hold back spending growth
The level of spending by farmers is a big factor in Palmerston North's sluggish growth in electronic transactions, an expert says. The latest Payma...

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Recruitment

 
09-09-2014 06:58 AM
Leader in Animal Health Seeks New Territory Manager
HOT OFF THE PRESS! Leader in Animal Health Seeks New Territory Manager. A Field Based position has just become available for a Companion Animal Territ...
09-09-2014 06:56 AM
Sales Team - Veterinary Companies
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...
09-09-2014 06:52 AM
IT Auditor
One of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies, NFU Mutual has been meeting our customers’ needs for over 100 years. Our...
09-09-2014 06:49 AM
Quality Development Consultant
One of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies, NFU Mutual has been meeting our customers’ needs for over 100 years. Our ...
09-09-2014 06:42 AM
Commercial Underwriter
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09-09-2014 06:40 AM
Claims Supply Manager
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09-09-2014 06:34 AM
Field Sales Manager – Ruminant Feed
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Knowledge Centre

 
17-09-2014 | Arable
NFU 2015 general election manifesto
A Government that understands farm businesses, wants agriculture to grow and has the policies that send the right signals to farmers, are the key mess...
17-09-2014 | Poultry
Russian ban won't derail bullish margin outlook
The Russian ban will not derail the bullish outlook for poultry meat prices according to Rabobank’s Poultry Quarterly Q3 report. Strong fundamen...
12-09-2014 | Renewable Energy
SEPRA Market Report - 12th September 2014
The market is a lot quieter this week, with less demand, it is amazing what a week of summerish weather makes, with that cold weather that we had dema...
11-09-2014 | Poultry
Report - My Poultry Day by Day
This was written at the turn of the 20th century, it contains a wealth of poultry keeping information. Most of it still very relevant today and gives ...
11-09-2014 | Renewable Energy
Gaia Wind Brochure
Gaia Wind 2014 company profile and brochure
11-09-2014 | Renewable Energy
Planning Guidance for the development of large-sca...
Planning Guidance for the development of large-scale ground mounted solar PV systems   Rising energy costs and the support of the Feed in...
11-09-2014 | Appointments
EU Mission Letter - Commissioner for Agriculture ...
Mr Juncker has asked Mr Hogan to focus on a number of different priorities. A copy of his mission letter is attached. Dear Phil,   You...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
18-09-2014 | The Thame Showground, Kingsey Road, Thame, Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire County & Thame Show
Thame Show is billed as The Greatest One Day Agricultural Show in the country. Every year we attract a gate of approx 20,000 visitors who come to enjo...
18-09-2014 | Beamish, County Durham
Beamish Agricultural Show
From Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st September 2014, we are hosting the annual Agricultural Show, recreating a typical country show from the early 1900s....
20-09-2014 | Levenside, Stokesley, Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Stokesley Show
Stokesley Show was established in 1859 and moved to its current site in 1955. It is held each year to showcase the best of the region's agriculture. T...
20-09-2014 | Newbury Showground, Priors Court Road, Hermitage, Thatcham, Berkshire
Royal County of Berkshire Show
The Royal County of Berkshire show is undoubtedly Berkshire’s best weekend. Where else can you see everything from chickens to llamas; horse driving t...
20-09-2014 | Spray House Farm, Little Hayfield, High Peak, Derbyshire
Hayfield Country Show
Sheepdog trials all weekend Saturday Open singles. Sunday Championship of the Peak. Sheep show Sunday. Fell races Saturday only. Trials Kings ...

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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.
BFREPA Conference 2014
The BFREPA Conference is the largest of it's kind in the UK with between 500 to 600 producers expected to attend.
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

18-09-2014 09:39 AM
Chicago Reports
17/09/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed with small gains in a low volume and narrow trading range ...
18-09-2014 08:49 AM
EU Reports
17/09/14 -- EU grains closed mixed, but mostly posted modest gains, hoping (but not with a huge...
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Recent Comments

17-09-2014 09:50 AM | by James
I don't think it at all the same. The Lion mark is a British mark. Scotland will have to negotiate using that mark. English egg packers will not want ...
Comment made on Scottish farmer fears for his egg b...
17-09-2014 09:45 AM | by Levente
Please upload the Rabobank Poultry Quartrely Q3 2014 in pdf form.
Comment made on Russian ban won't derail bullish po...
17-09-2014 09:44 AM | by Ritchie
Is this not the same person who stood as Conservative Candidate in the 1999 Scottish Parliament Election? Not that he is now disbarred from having a v...
Comment made on Scottish farmer fears for his egg b...
10-09-2014 11:48 AM | by mike
What's the point? A profitable and sustainable dairy industry? Our fellow members of the EC all have more sustainable agricultural industries (dairy, ...
Comment made on New Westminster dairy group formed
08-09-2014 01:07 PM | by reg pollard
bet farmers and rest of lowlife scumbag badger killers are buzzing for cull to start,liar George useless Eustace, says shooters better prepared this y...
Comment made on Culling badgers 'not the answer' as...

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