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28 May 2018 | Online since 2003

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22 May 2018 | Dairy,News,Shows and Events

Gold Cup Open Day to focus on strategic success
Gold Cup Open Day to focus on strategic success

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22 May 2018 | Dairy,News,Shows and Events
Gold Cup Open Day to focus on strategic success

The Leen farm will make history this summer being the first autumn block grazed herd to host the Gold Cup Open Day on Thursday 14 June. Brothers Ri...


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16 May 2018 | News
TecTRACER Livestock Tracing System

TecTracer are an established company based in York, North Yorkshire and operating throughout the UK. They are specialists in rural crime prevention, u...


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9 May 2018 | News,Slurry and Irrigation
Ireland’s landmark AD plant continues to set standards

Ireland’s first farm-scale AD/Biogas plant might well be approaching its eighth year of operation, but the 24/7 attention to detail at the GreenGas pl...


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9 May 2018 | News,Sheep,Shows and Events
Pembrokeshire farmer wins premier Dorset sheep fair

More than 180 of the UK’s finest Dorset sheep competed for top honours at the prestigious Dorset Horn and Poll Dorset May Fair on Tuesday (8 May). ...


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1 May 2018 | Dairy,News,Shows and Events
Great British Cheese Awards set for boost in 2018

Now entering its third year, the Great British Cheese Awards is destined for great success again this year. Celebrating the best of British artisan...


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19 April 2018 | Machinery and Equipment,News,Shows and Events
Winning Apprentice Josh has the edge at Landia

Josh Edge from leading international pump and mixer manufacturer, Landia, has won SBC Training’s coveted Apprentice of the Year Award. Twenty-two-y...


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18 April 2018 | Agri Safety,News,Sheep
TecTracer sees safe return of Cumbrian farmer’s pregnant ewes

Fourteen stolen pregnant ewes have been safely returned to their Cumbrian farm thanks to a revolutionary marking system. Hill farmer Pip Simpson, a...


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11 April 2018 | News
Reducing food waste and implementing greener processes

When running a business in the food industry, storage and transportation are two of the biggest concerns. Without proper management, food may becom...


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28 March 2018 | News,Other Livestock,Poultry,Products
Chicken keeper recommends one thing to novice keepers - install electric fencing

An alpaca and chicken keeper has recommended only one thing to the novice rural poultry keeper - to install Electric Poultry Netting, because as she d...


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28 March 2018 | Finance,News
Farming loans – are they right for me?

Perhaps nobody is more accustomed to seasonal ebbs and flows than farmers. As crops grow, fertilise and are harvested, livestocks mate, feed and are p...


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26 March 2018 | Machinery and Equipment,News,Products,Shows and Events
Hundreds of lots go under hammer at farm machinery and equipment auctions

A leading agricultural agency is preparing for two farm machinery and equipment auctions as it sees dispersal sales become increasingly popular as mor...


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16 March 2018 | Agri Safety,Machinery and Equipment,News,Products
What types of CCTV cameras are there for your rural business?

If you’re one of approximately 2,000,000 Brits who recently watched Channel 4’s Hunted, you won’t be surprised at the capability, capacity and effecti...


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15 March 2018 | Housing and Equipment,Property News
Robinsons launch a new architectural division amid plans for further expansion

Lockerbie based construction and manufacturing specialists Robinsons, have launched a new Architectural division as the family run business continues ...


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13 March 2018 | Finance,News,Products,Rural Life
What two way radio 2018: A farmers’ guide

Success for the modern farming business is defined by efficiency and productivity - getting the most out of available resources while keeping a firm l...


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Tyre Equipment Company awarded Feefo Gold Trusted Award for third year running

It’s a hat trick for The Tyre Equipment Company as they have been awarded Feefo Gold Trusted Service status for a third year running. Feefo’s Gold ...


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7 March 2018 | Crops and Cereals,News,Shows and Events
Chance to win trip to Chile to learn more about crop yields

To support growers intent on pushing sugar beet yields higher, Bayer is offering the chance of a trip to Chile for two growers making significant prog...


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26 February 2018 | News,Shows and Events
Qualifiers extended for National Young Handlers Competition

The East of England Winter Stock Festival is excited to announce new qualifiers for its coveted title the Young Stock Person of The Year. Covering ...


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26 February 2018 | Finance,News,Renewables and Environment
Grants of up to £10,000 available to conserve High Weald landscape

Sussex Lund, the grant programme established by Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin, has opened for new 2018 applications. Sussex Lund supports small-...


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16 February 2018 | Finance,News
Ready to diversify? Loans help make the leap

It’s no secret that farming is hitting some tough financial times, with the pressure to provide lower and lower customer prices, farmers are feeling t...


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14 February 2018 | Finance,News
Rezatec announces £2m financing to expand delivery of geospatial data analytics

Rezatec closes £2m financing round and focuses on accelerated sales of Rezatec satellite-driven data analytics to customers in Europe, USA and Asia-Pa...


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13 February 2018 | News,Produce
Cotswold RAW – champion of the rural farming community

You’d think that the simple, common sense thinking behind raw pet food would mean that there’s little to choose between the growing tranche of ambitio...


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8 February 2018 | Education,Finance,News
NFU Mutual launches Centenary Award for postgraduate students

NFU Mutual, the UK’s leading rural insurer, is once again offering its Centenary Award for postgraduate students in agriculture. The 2018 award is ...


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7 February 2018 | Meat Processing,News,Produce,Shows and Events
World Steak Challenge returns to find best steak producers of 2018

Global Meat News has launched its annual global challenge to find the World’s Best Steak. Now in its fourth year, the World Steak Challenge is desi...


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5 February 2018 | Dairy,News,Shows and Events
Roadshow to help ensure that dairy youngstock are #FitForTheFuture

A tour of specialist calf and heifer rearing meetings this March will provide dairy farmers throughout England and Wales with expert advice on how to ...


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30 January 2018 | Appointments,Cattle,Dairy,News,Shows and Events
Judge announced for 2018 National Holstein Show

Holstein UK, the organisers of UK Dairy Day which is the home to The National Holstein Show, is delighted to announce the official show judge for 2018...


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23 January 2018 | Machinery and Equipment,News,Products
Next generation VF tyre for top tractor segment

European premium tyre brand Vredestein has chosen LAMMA for the UK introduction of the Traxion Optimall, its next generation VF (Very High Flexion) ty...


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22 January 2018 | Crops and Cereals,Machinery and Equipment,News,Products
Making biology work for you to increase sugar beet yield

A 33% increase in sugar beet weight has been achieved from a very simple application of beneficial soil bacteria. A very specific group of benefici...