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NFU spells out priorities ahead of 2015 General Election

NFU spells out priorities ahead of 2015 General Election
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 ...
08-03-2013 13:37 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 8th March 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: With improved weather conditions in the UK buyers are stepping into t...
07-03-2013 14:45 PM | News, Property News, Slurry and Irrigation
Legal agreement made to protect iconic chalk river
Wildlife along the river Darent – one of England's iconic chalk rivers – will be safeguarded in the after a legal agreement came into force in Februar...
01-03-2013 11:04 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 1st March 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea The market remains stable with producers comfortable for Febr...
Phospates production cuts helped 'stabilise prices'
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea The market remains firm and producers are comfortable for th...
22-02-2013 09:44 AM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Managing manure and slurry to maximise value
Livestock farmers are familiar with the fertiliser value of manures and slurries, but despite this the storage and use of this resource is often not o...
15-02-2013 14:35 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser market report - 15th February 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea Over the last week we have seen further signs that the global...
Bauer irrigation reels: Compact design
Innovative and easy to handle, optimal for small irrigation areas and equipped with state-of-the art technology: These are the main characteristics of...
26-01-2013 08:49 AM | Finance, News, Slurry and Irrigation
4R Recycling wins digestate contract
4R Recycling has been awarded a 25 year contract with Shanks Waste Management to process digestate produced by its AD facility proposed as part of the...
25-01-2013 10:20 AM | Finance, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 25th January 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea Egyptian tender yesterday traded up $5 dollars, adding furthe...
24-01-2013 16:56 PM | Finance, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Piadin offers growers potential to cut slurry field losses
Maize growers planning pre-drilling applications of slurry and AD plant digestate may benefit from protecting against nitrogen volatilisation and nitr...
18-01-2013 14:41 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 18th January 2013
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea Egyptian Urea prices have moved higher this week as buyers fr...
11-01-2013 10:56 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Urea market remains flat; Phosphate demand 'limited'
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea The urea market has remained relatively flat and buyers would...
14-12-2012 12:10 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 14th December 2012
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets. Urea The civil unrest and gas supply problems in Egypt continue to...
14-12-2012 09:38 AM | News, Slurry and Irrigation, Arable, Cereal, Crops
US drought action opened 2.8m acres to haying and grazing
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture's measures to open conservation land to emergency haying and...
07-12-2012 12:30 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Egyptian urea producers notified of possible export tax
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea The Egyptian government has tentatively notified indigenous p...
27-11-2012 14:54 PM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Global irrigated area at record levels according to research
In 2009, the most recent year for which global data are available from the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), 311 million hectare...
26-11-2012 11:42 AM | Finance, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Gleadell to be GrowHow fertiliser distributor
Gleadell Agriculture has been appointed as one of the main distributors for GrowHow UK, the Nitrogen fertiliser manufacturer. Gleadell is a signifi...
23-11-2012 18:18 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Global urea markets 'have firmed in the past week'
Global urea markets have firmed in the past week, with good uptake of product into South America. Mexico & Peru have bought in the last week, Brazil a...
19-11-2012 14:54 PM | Finance, News, Slurry and Irrigation
China's urea industry 'at a turning point'
China’s urea producers are faced with a choice – stay domestic or go global, according to an industry note released today. The research found that...
16-11-2012 10:56 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 16 November 2012
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea The granular urea market has corrected downwards this week af...
Water availability expected to be more unpredictable in future
The pressure on water availability is being felt in East Anglia and the South East and is expected to become more unpredictable according to Martin Re...
02-11-2012 10:22 AM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Demand slows in global fertiliser markets
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea A more bearish tone to the market is evident this week due to...
Fertiliser market emerging from 'lethargic Q3'
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea Globally, fertilisers would appear to be emerging from a leth...
19-10-2012 10:35 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
UK urea demand slow; global sulphur market remains subdued
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets … Urea The global urea market has been dominated by the IPL India ...
Rising commodity prices could drive demand for fertiliser
Rising agricultural commodity prices should drive an increase in demand for fertiliser as farmers attempt to increase yields in order to capitalise on...
28-09-2012 08:53 AM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Welsh government SSAFO decision welcomed
A decision by the Welsh government not to proceed with repealing an exemption for Slurry, Silage and Fuel Oil Stores (SSAFO) built before March 1991 h...
27-09-2012 13:46 PM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
NVZ slurry spreading controls welcomed
Following the sustained spell of extremely wet weather, Defra has announced it has instructed the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) to take into account the...
21-09-2012 10:28 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Global urea market 'demand picks up'
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets. Urea As harvest winds down in Europe, traders and farmers are comi...
18-09-2012 10:32 AM | Agri Safety, News, NFU, Slurry and Irrigation
Beware of dangers of working with slurry, unions warn
Farming associations are warning of the dangers of working with slurry following the deaths of three members of a farming family in Northern Ireland. ...
14-09-2012 10:45 AM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser market report - 14th September 2012
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets Urea The global urea market has shown some positive signs, and pric...
12-09-2012 17:45 PM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Zimbabwe to import fertiliser
Zimbabwe commercial farmers have urged the government to start importing ammonium nitrate (AN) fertiliser to meet the 2012-2013 farming season require...
07-09-2012 10:33 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser market report - 7th September 2012
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets Urea The global urea market remains volatile on a daily basis, and ...
31-08-2012 15:59 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser market report - 31st August 2012
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea After a correction in urea prices over the past few weeks, re...
29-08-2012 14:48 PM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Productivity must 'be at the heart of water strategy'
Agricultural productivity must remain at the heart of strategies to improve water security and quality, the NFU has told delegates at a major internat...
29-08-2012 09:57 AM | Cattle, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Associations warn against NVZ changes
Farming associations have criticised the changes to the Nitrate Vulnerable Zone (NVZ) programme introduced by Defra this week. The NFU said the ch...
21-08-2012 15:41 PM | News, Slurry and Irrigation
Why buy fertiliser now?
Reporting a steady flow of sales, the UK’s only fertiliser manufacturer GrowHow UK says there are some compelling reasons why farmers should be thinki...
17-08-2012 11:03 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 17th August 2012
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Urea The global urea market has remained quiet this week with pric...
American drought results in production imbalance
Rabobank’s Global Cattle Price Index dropped 7% from Q1 levels, driven mainly by generally weaker demand together with a stronger US dollar. On th...
10-08-2012 11:26 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser market 'nervous'; Phosphate prices could increase
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Nitrogen The urea market remains very quiet in Europe and the UK. ...
03-08-2012 14:33 PM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Uralchem revenues rise in recovering fertiliser market
Uralchem Holding plc, the holding company of the Uralchem Group, one of the largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate fertilisers in Russia, announc...
01-08-2012 12:53 PM | Organic, Slurry and Irrigation, Arable, Cereal, Crops, News
Defra outlines future of pesticides with draft plan
The Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs have issued a draft plan outlining the future of pesticide use in the UK. The action plan for...
27-07-2012 11:22 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 27th July 2012
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Nitrogen The Indian purchase tender announcement has been the main...
20-07-2012 11:14 AM | Market Reports, News, Slurry and Irrigation
Fertiliser Market Report - 20th July 2012
Calum Findlay, Gleadell’s fertiliser manager, comments on fertiliser markets: Nitrogen It is rumoured that 900,000mt has already been booked, with...
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