26-11-2014 02:27 AM | News Comment
Greater accuracy for pig growth sensor
On-farm development work has resulted in greater accuracy of information retrieval provided by the growth sensor system. This significant development ...
26-11-2014 02:19 AM | Agri Safety Comment
Vets welcome Defra avian flu publication
Wild birds are one possible source of the H5N8 avian flu outbreak in East Yorkshire. That is why Defra are advising poultry keepers to follow good pra...
26-11-2014 02:11 AM | Cattle Comment
Government must stop 'ruthless milk discounting'
Ruthless retail milk discounting is not sustainable, and ultimately will damage the sustainability of the UK dairy industry, NFU dairy board chairman ...
26-11-2014 02:05 AM | Arable Comment
Farmers 'should now know the rules' as Defra clarifies CAP issues
Further clarification of some of the more controversial elements of the new Common Agricultural Policy has been issued by Defra ahead of its introduct...
Case IH to launch new machinery at LAMMA 2015
Case IH will exhibit new products at LAMMA 2015, the UK’s largest farm equipment show, on 21 and 22 January. In addition to the new Case IH Rowtr...
25-11-2014 09:46 AM | Dairy Comment
Arla Foods announce further milk price cut
Arla Foods have announced they will cut their milk prices paid to farmers by 1.63ppl from December. This is the second cut the company have announc...
25-11-2014 09:30 AM | Arable Comment
Germany bulk of wheat business, Friday trade likely to be thin
Soycomplex Beans and meal drifted lower, despite strong weekly export inspections (again) for the former of 2.784 MMT and the USDA announcing 235 T...
25-11-2014 09:23 AM | Agri Safety Comment
Farmers warned of Christmas fraud risks
Farmers are being warned of the increased threat of fraud in the run up to Christmas as criminals deliberately target the agricultural sector. With th...
25-11-2014 09:20 AM | Grassland Comment
Grassland farmers 'must wake up to changing pesticide rules'
While many farmers who use professional pesticides on grassland are aware of the need to protect water, a significant number remain unaware of the imm...
25-11-2014 08:53 AM | Arable Comment
UK sowing conditions 'excellent', EU grains trade firmer
EU grains traded mostly firmer, doing their best to ignore weakness in the overnight US globex markets, possibly in the belief that European wheat pri...
25-11-2014 02:05 AM | News Comment
Partnership to explore solar farms and agriculture
Education chiefs have teamed up with the UK’s leading solar energy generator to spearhead a project aimed at exploring the relationship between solar ...
New Holland tractor plant welcomes Essex farmers
The New Holland Basildon Tractor Plant recently opened its doors and welcomed Essex farmers and invited guests as the county NFU branch marked its cen...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

25-11-2014 01:06 AM
Russian watchdog bans imports of 8 Belarusian meat, dairy suppliers
Russia’s veterinary and phytosanitary watchdog has imposed an import ban on meat and dairy products supplies of eight Belarussian companies from Novem...
25-11-2014 01:03 AM
Japanese dairy buyers concerned over Australia China Free trade Agreement
One of Australia's major export markets has concerns about the new China free trade agreement. At a recent meeting in Japan, importers asked the Au...
25-11-2014 01:02 AM
Fonterra board director says milk price most competitive in history
Australian and New Zealand dairy farmers are now being paid the same price for milk as their major international competitors. Fonterra New Zealand ...
25-11-2014 01:00 AM
China’s largest dairy company opens NZ factory
China's biggest dairy company has today officially opened its $236 million factory near Glenavy in South Canterbury. The Yili group fully acquired ...
25-11-2014 00:59 AM
Israel warming to GMO crops as eco tech solution
Supplying food to a growing population without destroying the world’s ecological systems is one of humanity’s great challenges. Israel is helping deal...
25-11-2014 00:57 AM
Land grabbing, still a huge problem in Eastern Europe
The EU is currently witnessing a massive land grab, which has a direct impact on 25 million of its citizens, changing the way lands are being managed ...
25-11-2014 00:50 AM
Wisconsin dairy farmers to rake in big profits
The combination of record-high milk prices and record-low feed costs are creating profits for some Wisconsin dairy farmers that are six times higher t...

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25-11-2014 23:26 PM
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25-11-2014 23:25 PM
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25-11-2014 23:25 PM
M&S merchandiser - Oxford
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25-11-2014 23:25 PM
Delivery Engineer
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25-11-2014 23:22 PM
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25-11-2014 23:03 PM
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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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Energy Now Expo 2015
A record year for the fifth annual Energy Now Expo 2014!
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.
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25-11-2014 09:19 AM
Chicago Reports
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EU Reports
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25-11-2014 03:52 PM | by OpenYourEyes
There is no such thing as sustainable dairy farming (or any livestock farming) as long as the human population continues to grow. Best thing that any ...
Comment made on UK dairy farmers need to build new ...
25-11-2014 03:24 PM | by Jon I
Cut to the chase. A two year study will mean that you have "missed the boat" As far as the feed in tariff and investors who by then will have moved ...
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25-11-2014 02:45 PM | by Clued-Up
@john tuck Scientists' livelihoods and professional reputations depend on their providing accurate, unbiased scientific data, no matter what pressu...
Comment made on Abandon the badger cull plans, scie...
25-11-2014 02:33 PM | by Clued-Up
@john tuck Please see "Risk factors for herd breakdown with bovine tuberculosis in 148 cattle herds in the south west of England" by Ramírez Vill...
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25-11-2014 02:18 PM | by Clued-Up
@john tuck I've been able to chase up part of the references which answer your information request but still haven't got to the bit which says Frie...
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