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12 February 2016 13:54:34 | News,Renewables
Still considerable returns to be made despite reduction in support for wind energy

Despite the reduction in Feed in Tariff (FiT) support for UK wind energy, turbine installations will continue to provide cons...

12 February 2016 12:40:06 | Arable,Crops,News
SDHI fungicide sensitivity shift detected in two UK septoria isolates

A new mutation in UK septoria populations, that could have implications for SDHI efficacy, has been detected at a field site ...

12 February 2016 11:53:06 | Arable,Finance,Grassland,News,Property News
Countryside Stewardship will open for applications on March 14

The next round of Countryside Stewardship will open for applications on March 14, Natural England has announced.The 2016 ...

12 February 2016 11:10:19 | Cattle,Dairy,Husbandry News,News
Cogent ensures availability of 'premier' genetics by adding elite British sire

With sexed semen demand for the commercial dairy herd at an all time high, Cogent Breeding has once again ensured the availab...

12 February 2016 10:57:09 | Finance,News
£20m Scottish Government backing to ease cash flow concerns

The Scottish Government is taking further action to ease cash flow issues in Scottish agriculture.Rural Affairs Secretary...

12 February 2016 10:31:02 | News,Property News
Rural entrepreneurs will have chance to better support rural life and productivity

Rural entrepreneurs and housebuilders in England will have the opportunity to provide ideas on how the planning system can be...

12 February 2016 10:02:00 | Finance,News,Produce,Shows and Events
Scottish government must step up and deliver 'much needed' payments to farmers

In his address to NFU Scotland’s Annual General Meeting, President Allan Bowie has called for the Scottish Government to step...

12 February 2016 09:36:25 | Cereal,Crops,Education,News
UK and India research and training network to improve nitrogen use in cereal crops

A new network of UK and Indian crop scientists aims to optimise nitrogen use by cereal farmers in India, and reduce environme...

12 February 2016 09:29:41 | Arable,Crops,News,Top Tips
Don’t compromise spring weed control by hastily drilling

After one of the mildest winters on record growers must resist the temptation to drill spring crops too soon and risk comprom...

'European programmes to deliver millions for rural and coastal Wales'

The Minister will be at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea for the official start-of-term event of two European programmes, the W...

12 February 2016 09:10:55 | CLA,News,Property News
CLA urges ministers to take urgent action on rural planning barriers

Ministers can implement a number of immediate planning changes that would boost opportunities for growth and investment in ru...

12 February 2016 09:07:16 | Finance,News,NFU
Calls for urgency on BPS payments as 20% still not paid

NFU Cymru has expressed concern that approximately 20 per cent of farmers are still to receive their BPS part-payments. NFU C...

Farming innovation in Norfolk is envy of the UK showing latest revolutionary technology

From super peas to healthy soils, Norfolk is a hotbed of farming innovation that is leading the way in revolutionising Britis...

11 February 2016 17:15:06 | Finance,News,Produce
National Association of Cider Makers calls for 1.2p duty cut as UK cider market plummets

Representatives from leading drinks brands have called on the Government for greater support to help save the plummeting UK c...

12 February 2016 09:24:58 | News,Products,Sheep
NSA teams up with British manufacturer for top wool prizes in 2016

To celebrate the wonder that is British wool, NSA is very excited to have teamed up with the Wool Room to give away five luxu...

12 February 2016 09:00:20 | News,Shows and Events
History to be made at world’s largest gathering of Shire horses in Staffordshire in March

History will be made at this year’s Shire Horse Society National Show when, for the first time, British heavy horses will be ...

11 February 2016 09:19:22 | Feed and Forage,News,Poultry
C M Varley & Co join Lloyds Animal Feeds

C M Varley & Co, the Darlington-based manufacturer of quality Animal Feed, are delighted to announce that they have joined Ll...

11 February 2016 08:57:59 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Products
Triple-active brings effective weed management to spring sown cereals

With the reduction in available actives making grass weed control in spring sown crops increasingly difficult, Tower, Adama’s...

10 February 2016 16:55:56 | Agri Safety,Education,News,Shows and Events
Free University of Gloucestershire public lecture to look at Natural Flood Prevention

A public lecture at the University of Gloucestershire will discuss pioneering techniques to reduce the risk of flooding which...

Greece | 12 February 2016
Government braces for farmers' descent on Athens

Hundreds of farmers from various parts of Greece are expected to descend on Athens on Friday to protest against planned incre...

United Kingdom | 12 February 2016
Payments row Scottish government minister faces farmers

Scottish government rural affairs secretary Richard Lochhead is expected to face tough questions about payments to farmers la...

Canada | 12 February 2016
Cage-free eggs have drawbacks says farm animal welfare expert

The push for cage-free eggs by fast food companies is not necessarily the best option, according to a farm animal welfare exp...

France | 12 February 2016
France's Hollande says to cut farmers' payroll taxes

French President Francois Hollande said on Thursday that the government would reduce payroll taxes to help struggling farmers...

New Zealand | 12 February 2016
Sheep farmers look for answers to slow the decline

Sheep farmers can't seem to catch a break at the moment. Pat Deavoll delves deep into why sheep numbers have declined.The...

USA | 12 February 2016
Farmland prices fall in much of central US

Farmland values dropped across much of the U.S. Midwest in the fourth quarter, according to reports from the Federal Reserve ...

USA | 12 February 2016
US company opens new cattle plasma plant in Feilding

Proliant has opened its new cattle blood plasma manufacturing plant in Feilding. The $30 million centre takes blood from...

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 Permanent Job for SkilledTractor/360 Excavator Driver >>>Leicestershire/Warwickshire<<<

Contractor on Leicester Warwickshire boarder needs a skilled English speaking tractor and 360 excavator driver.   You wi...

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Estate/Grounds maintenance Worker Job  >>>Grantham<<<

Estate/grounds maintenance vacancy near Grantham, LincolnshireA family owned and managed 2000 acre arable and shooting Estate...

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Tractor Driver Job in >>>County Durham<<<

Busy mixed 1400 acre farm requires enthusiastic, team player to join a hard-working, young team.  Duties will include&nb...

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Experienced General Farm Worker/Sprayer Operator   >>>Ongar, Essex<<<

Permanent position on a busy cereal and root crop farm covering 2000 acresThis position is suitable for an experienced&n...

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Job for permanent Cattle Hoof Trimming Assistant/Apprentice  >>>Whitchurch<<<

Professional hoof trimming business looking for assistant/apprentice.  Day to day work will consist of working in a 2 ma...

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I am looking for a Skilled Tractor Driver. Duties will include a variety operations from combining, baling, spraying, drilling, cultivation & more. Job in >>>Cirencester<<<

Farmer/Contractor requires an experienced tractor/sprayer/combine driver, with high standards and attention to detail.  ...

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Assistant Farm Manager/Herdsperson Job for 220 acre farm in >>>Oxfordshire

We are an Oxfordshire based farm of 220 acres. Over the next five years we want to re-establish the meadows.  Dramatically in...

12 February 2016 | Crops | Viewed 921 times
Gleadell Market Report - Wheat & Oilseed Rape 12th...

David Sheppard, Gleadell’s managing director, comments on the wheat market

12 February 2016 | Arable | Viewed 935 times
Gleadell Market Report - Fertiliser 12th February ...

Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on the fertiliser markets

12 February 2016 | Property News | Viewed 3450 times
Rural Planning Review: Call for Evidence

The Government is committed to raising the nation’s productivity, and the rural economy is an important part of that pl...

11 February 2016 | Crops | Viewed 2456 times
Sugar Shift: Six Ideas for a Healthier and Fairer ...

Proposals for UK policy outlined in new briefing paper, from Food Research Collaboration Paper outlines links between foo...

11 February 2016 | Property News | Viewed 2449 times
CAP: Investing in Rural Europe factsheet

To help the rural areas of the European Union to meet the wide range of challenges and opportunities that face them, the EU d...

9 February 2016 | Produce | Viewed 2091 times
The new EU promotion policy

European Union farm products are unique in their quality and diversity. In an open global market, merely producing excellent ...

8 February 2016 | Arable | Viewed 928 times
Report on the mid-term review of the EU's Biodiver...

Report on the mid-term review of the EU's Biodiversity Strategy by the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Fo...

11 February 2016
Telegraph Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show 2016

The Telegraph outdoor adventure & travel show is the UK’s largest exhibition for adventurous people, taking place 1...

12 February 2016
British Shooting Show 2016

The 1st of April sees tickets go on sale for the 2016 show. The show will be at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire on Fr...

13 February 2016
February Frolics Lambing Event 2016

Come and see newborn lambs every day of this special lambing event with a fun-packed programme for half-term includ...

23 February 2016
NFU Conference 2016

The 2016 conference will be held on Tuesday 23rd and Wednesday 24th February 2016, at the International Convention ...

24 February 2016
BETA International 2016

This ultimate buying experience offers a world of opportunity for exhibitors and visitors from around the globe as ...

1 March 2016
NutraFormulate 2016

NutraFormulate 2016 is Ingredients for Healthy Living Trade Fair. It is the only conference and exhibition designed...

2 March 2016
Agri-Expo 2016

2nd March 2016, Gates open at 8.30am, Entry and parking is FREE

The show has received strong interest from Eu...

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