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Submersible propeller pump for long pig slurry channels

Submersible propeller pump for long pig slurry channels
Submersible propeller pump for long pig slurry channels
Landia’s AXP 500 propeller pump is ideal for pig slurry circulation and homogenisation in channels under slatted floors. Especially suitable for...
26-03-2014 15:33 PM | News, Pigs, Slurry and Irrigation
Landia’s New Cost-Saving Dry-Pit Slurry Pump installation
For the Pig Industry, Landia’s MPTK Liquid Slurry Pump is very easy to install in a dry pit, available as a complete pump and polyethylene (PE)-pit pa...
Scottish farmers move back to fertiliser placement
Arable farmers in Scotland are changing back to combination drilling in a big way due to better crop establishment, enhanced plant nutrition, improved...
13-03-2014 15:12 PM | News, Pigs, Slurry and Irrigation
Landia pumps and mixers go the distance at The Grosvenor Estate
Pumps and mixers from Landia UK, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2014, are helping Grosvenor Farms to efficiently and effectively process...
John Deere receives two awards at FIMA 2014
Two John Deere innovations have won awards at the 2014 FIMA show, one of Europe’s leading agricultural equipment trade fairs held in Zaragoza, Spain i...
21-02-2014 11:23 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Outlook bearish for global fertiliser industry
Rabobank are bearish on the global fertiliser industry, according to its Q1 Fertiliser Quarterly report. In urea, a temporary imbalance between supply...
19-02-2014 01:11 AM | Grassland, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertilisers destabilise grasslands in changing conditions
Fertilisation of grasslands significantly reduces their ability to cope with changing conditions even when they contain a diverse mix of plants, finds...
13-02-2014 04:12 AM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Slurry guidance issued to flooded farmers
Natural Resources Wales is issuing farmers with guidance to help them manage slurry storage and spreading following the recent wet weather. The gui...
Service and Support for AD Under The Spotlight At Energy Now Expo
The importance of an established service and support network in the renewable energy sector will be under the spotlight at the Energy Now Expo, accord...
07-02-2014 01:02 AM | Finance, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Uralchem sets record for the production of ammonia
Uralchem set an absolute record in 2013 for the highest output of ammonia in Russia, with the total output of 2.819 million tonnes. Compared with 2012...
Catchment Sensitive Farming grant scheme opens February
The Catchment Sensitive Farming Capital Grant Scheme will open for applications on 1 February 2014. The grants scheme supports farmers to undertake...
10-01-2014 15:59 PM | News, Property News, Slurry and Irrigation
Protect farmland from flooding to safeguard food production, says FUW
The Farmers' Union of Wales is calling for farmland - as well as urban property - to be protected from flooding in its response to Natural Resources W...
EnviTec Biogas Takes On Apprentice
With the renewables energy sector on a growth curve, EnviTec Biogas UK has taken on its first apprentice to support its service delivery for farmers, ...
Uralchem to develop new technology for urea production
Uralchem, a leading Russian producer of nitrogen fertilizers, signed a joint technology development agreement for the synthesis of urea with Stamicarb...
The Biogas combi that seeks to make it easier for farmers
The simple but highly effective ComBigaS approach to AD is proving that very notable biogas yields can be achieved, even when your raison d’être was b...
07-11-2013 12:07 PM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Bawn to handle slurry – Landia’s pumps and mixers suit enterprising dairy farmer
Homework has paid off for dairy farmer James Kennedy in Co Tipperary, where a longshaft slurry pump and mixer from Landia have completed their first f...
18-10-2013 11:34 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
International urea buyers 'emerging slowly' as values struggle
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets Urea International buyers are emerging slowly as global values ...
EnviTec Biogas reports record numbers at Nextgen 2013
Farmers and landowners are becoming increasingly aware of the range of options to produce renewable energy on their sites, according to feedback from ...
11-10-2013 10:49 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 11th October 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets Ammonium nitrate The correction in CAN and AN prices by Yara ...
04-10-2013 07:37 AM | Arable, Cereal, Crops, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Time to take advantage of low fertiliser prices and restore soil reserves
As market prices for phosphate and potash fertilisers fall to their lowest for nearly four years growers are being urged to take advantage of the oppo...
20-09-2013 09:49 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Urea market 'shows stronger tone globally'
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets: Urea Confirming our thoughts from last week’s report, the urea...
16-09-2013 04:43 AM | News, Slurry and Irrigation, Market Reports
Fertiliser Market Report - 16th September 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser market. Urea On Tuesday the new factory in Algeria had its first tender...
13-09-2013 12:46 PM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
FUW reminds farmers to register waste exemptions
Welsh farmers were reminded today to make sure they register their farm waste exemptions with Natural Resources Wales (NRW) before the deadline on the...
09-09-2013 03:40 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Urea prices 'at four-year low'
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets Urea Urea prices are at a four-year low and are trading at the ...
02-09-2013 03:10 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 2nd September 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets. - Urea Values on the week are unchanged and buyers show signs of ...
26-08-2013 03:09 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
UK urea is being offered at near four-year low
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets. Urea - The urea market is experiencing a downward spiral due t...
20-08-2013 01:29 AM | Appointments, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Martin Shipp returns to Bunn Fertiliser
Less than a year after he left the company Martin Shipp has been brought back by Bunn Fertiliser Limited as regional sales manager in the south west. ...
19-08-2013 03:23 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 19th August 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets: - Urea New production in Algeria, remaining Chinese stocks and s...
Most popular year yet for Natural England grant scheme
From Northumberland to Cornwall, farmers in 79 priority catchment areas of England have submitted more applications than ever before for funding from ...
10-08-2013 11:47 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 10th August 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets. Urea Replacement values for forward tonnes globally remain sta...
Bunn Fertiliser appoints new Crop Nutritionist
Boosting its intellectual capital for further innovations, Bunn Fertiliser Limited has today appointed Stuart Staples to a new position of UK Crop Nut...
03-08-2013 04:59 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Indian purchase of urea gives market a bit of strength
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets. Urea Indian purchase of urea has given the market a bit of str...
Managed estates urged to grow revenues with anaerobic digestion
Estate owners are being urged to target income from anaerobic digestion (AD) as tenancies are renegotiated and amalgamated. EnviTec Biogas UK belie...
29-07-2013 04:37 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 29th July 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets. Urea Global levels are stable to firm this week with minimal b...
15-07-2013 02:18 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 15th July 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets Urea Physical trade for spot urea, both prilled and granular, is ...
Fertiliser Market Report - 5th July 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets Granular Urea Continuing unrest in Egypt is making many UK impo...
28-06-2013 15:50 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Report - 28th June 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on the fertiliser markets. Granular urea Current values are finding plenty of buyers in t...
Flies offer 'highly nutritious' replacement for soya
A biotechnology company is offering what it says is a highly nutritious replacement for soya in animal feed by farming flies. AgriProtein Technologies...
21-06-2013 12:10 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
World urea market 'firmed slightly'
Calum Findlay Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea The world market for urea has firmed slightly with a physical ...
17-06-2013 09:21 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Increased volatility in the global urea market remains
Calum Findlay Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on fertiliser markets. Urea The increased volatility in the global urea market remains, du...
07-06-2013 15:35 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 7th June 2013
Calum Findlay Gleadell’s Fertiliser Manager, comments on fertiliser markets. AN After the release of UK ammonium nitrate terms a few weeks ago, ...
01-06-2013 19:21 PM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Irrigation event in June emphasises need for planning
It’s not news that seasonal rainfall has become increasingly erratic, and whether growers get too much or too little rainfall, the need for water mana...
01-06-2013 19:04 PM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 1st June 2013
The UK fertiliser market has been very active, with a high level of new-season demand for both ammonium nitrate and nitrogen:sulphur products. The une...
21-05-2013 14:40 PM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Consider application technique with T2 fungicide
Paying attention to spraying technique with a T2 fungicide could help growers better protect the yield potential of this year’s winter wheat crops, sa...
16-05-2013 10:00 AM | Finance, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Weather delays demand across global nutrient markets
Diverse weather across the Northern Hemisphere is bringing significant uncertainty to the 2013 Q2 fertiliser markets, according to a new report. Th...
12-04-2013 12:15 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Urea markets continue downward trend
Robert Buck, Gleadell’s fertiliser trader, comments on fertiliser markets. The welcome warmer weather across the UK this week has sparked interest ...
05-04-2013 16:45 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Reports - 5th April 2013
Robert Buck, Gleadell’s fertiliser trader, comments on fertiliser markets. After the coldest Easter weekend ever recorded, farmers have only just m...
15-03-2013 12:09 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Global urea prices fall; fertiliser market report
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Snow and further cold weather have once again deterred buyers across ...
12-03-2013 13:37 PM | Finance, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Uralchem net profit up 49% in 2012
Fertiliser producers Uralchem have seen a 49% increase in net profit according to its published financial statement for 2012. Dmitry Konyaev, CEO o...
08-03-2013 13:47 PM | Grassland, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Peat-free compost research results 'on right track'
Results from in-depth research on peat-free compost from the UK's largest green waste composter are 'encouraging', according to principal lecturer at ...
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