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Government announces increase in tractor speed limit
The Government has announced an increase in the maximum speed limit for tractors from next March. The Country Land and Business Association said th...
23-10-2014 01:48 AM | Cattle Comment
Firm cattle trade as Morris family wins Tom Gittins Cup
An entry of 750 strong store cattle was sold at Bishops Castle Auction on Thursday last week as the trade held firm from start to finish supported by ...
23-10-2014 01:36 AM | Agri Safety Comment
Animal psychology in focus at agricultural workshop
Agricultural workers can get an insight into animal psychology as part of efforts to improve farm safety while handling cattle. Agriculture continu...
23-10-2014 01:30 AM | Finance Comment
Supermarket price battles causing 'grocery deflation'
The grocery market is entering deflation as new share figures released today show that like-for-like prices have declined. Fraser McKevitt, head of...
23-10-2014 01:17 AM | Arable Comment
John Deere to unveil new sprayer at CropTech 2014
Aimed at arable farms, speciality crop growers and contractors, the new John Deere R4040i self-propelled sprayer replaces the current 5430i model for ...
23-10-2014 01:11 AM | News Comment
Radiant barrier benefits now spanning the globe
New orders from Uganda and Fiji bring to 16 the number of countries now adopting the energy-efficient lining Valéron AVA to improve poultry house envi...
22-10-2014 11:35 AM | News Comment
Longest serving FUW staff member retires
The longest serving member of the Farmers' Union of Wales staff, Llanrwst-based Gwyn Williams, is retiring at the end of this month after more than 39...
22-10-2014 09:52 AM | Arable Comment
UK farmers 'more active in selling wheat'
EU grains closed higher. Nov 14 Paris wheat again posted better gains than the deferred contracts, as seemingly more shorts get squeezed out. The Nov ...
22-10-2014 09:42 AM | Dairy Comment
Farmers threaten further protests as meetings held in Westminster
Further protests on falling milk prices have been announced today as the President of Farmers for Action attends a meeting with MPs in the House of Co...
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 16:53 PM | News Comment
FUW welcomes retention of TB compensation system
The Farmers' Union of Wales today welcomed deputy farming and food minister Rebecca Evans' announcement that Welsh TB compensation rates for compulsor...
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, ...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

 
23-10-2014 00:53 AM
You'll never believe the insane amount of work to harvest rice
You may be familiar with the picturesque image of rice paddies -- lush, green fields, perhaps stacked in terraces -- but do you know how rice gets fro...
23-10-2014 00:51 AM
Swedish farmers contracted swine flu
A human strain of the swine flu virus normally only found in pigs was discovered in Sweden earlier this year, the country's Public Health Agency has r...
23-10-2014 00:48 AM
Empowering farmers through mobile communication in Africa
Leading Ghana-based technology provider Farmerline has announced plans to join the Business Call to Action. The company plans to empower 500,000 small...
23-10-2014 00:46 AM
Ukrainian farmers to lose $17m over Russian ban
Ukrainian farmers will lose about $17 million by the end of the year if Russia keeps its import ban on Ukrainian agriculture products, Ukrainian Food ...
23-10-2014 00:41 AM
Pesticide bans affecting UK and German crops
Two separate reports indicated that the European Union’s ban on neonicotinoids and other pesticides could have devastating impact on several crops and...
23-10-2014 00:39 AM
Dairy farming in the sky
South Canterbury farmer Alvin Reid with a pasture-scanning drone. Surveillance cameras and other sensors on the farm and in the milking shed allow wor...
23-10-2014 00:37 AM
Barn resettlement to tackle stray cattle menace
They are called natural speed breakers. In many areas of the city like Gopipura, AK Road, Varachha, Puna, Katargam, Amroli-Kosad and even Vesu cows si...

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Recruitment

 
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
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 ...
20-10-2014 02:46 AM
Locum Agency Manager - NFU Mutual
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 ...
20-10-2014 02:37 AM
Consultant/Trainee Advisor - Agricultural Markets - CAMBRIDGE
New advisory role within a small specialist consulting team. To provide agricultural commodity market information, price risk management advice and al...
20-10-2014 02:35 AM
Urgent - Broiler Farm Manager - West Midlands
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20-10-2014 02:30 AM
Quality Auditor - Crop Trials - MIDLANDS
Great new career opportunity to join a very successful CRO at their Midlands offices. The leading CRO provides a wide range of services relating to ag...

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Knowledge Centre

 
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...

Agricultural Shows and Events

 
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
Staffordshire County Showground - English Winter F...
Livestock Classes for Beef Cattle, Sheep and Pigs. Carcass Classes for Beef, Lambs, Pigs and Turkeys as well as Classes for Hay, Cereals and Potatoes....
22-11-2014 | Jealott’s Hill International Research Centre, Bracknell, Berkshire
Managing Crop Pests and Diseases in a Changing Env...
educing crop losses resulting from pests and diseases is becoming ever more important as the need for global food production continues to rise. Here ...

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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.
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Markets

22-10-2014 09:49 AM
Chicago Reports
21/10/14 -- Soycomplex: Beans closed sharply higher on disappointment that the US harvest had o...
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EU Reports
21/10/14 -- EU grains closed higher. Nov 14 Paris wheat again posted better gains than the defe...
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what a lying toe - rag, Andrew Guest is,trying to blame good honest responsible and respectable people for his own incompetence, his so called marksme...
Comment made on Badger cull poll: Nine out of ten w...
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...
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