01-10-2014 05:57 AM | Arable Comment
Russian wheat in decline; US corn progress less than forecasted
Soycomplex Beans closed higher on month/quarter-end short covering. There may also have been some book squaring going on ahead of tomorrow's quarte...
30-09-2014 09:15 AM | Arable Comment
EU grains close mostly higher
EU grains closed mostly higher in what looks like month-end and quarter-end consolidation and profit-taking. The day ended with Nov 14 London wheat...
30-09-2014 09:06 AM | Arable Comment
Black-grass: The magic number
Black-grass populations of more than 30 black-grass plants/m2 are unlikely to be adequately controlled by herbicide programmes alone, Bayer CropScienc...
30-09-2014 08:47 AM | Dairy Comment
Dairy Crest announces milk price cut
Dairy Crest have announced a cut of 1.3 ppl for farmers on standard Liquid and Davidstow contracts from 1st November 2014. The company recently sai...
30-09-2014 04:21 AM | Cattle Comment
Cost control 'critical' to dairy farm profits as prices slump
Although dairy farmers' income jumped sharply last year, cost control will be critical if they are to weather this autumn's low milk prices, rural acc...
30-09-2014 03:21 AM | Arable Comment
EU announces new measures for farmers affected by Russian ban
The European Union has adopted new emergency measures in the wake of the Russian ban on EU agricultural imports, the Commission announced. Worth up...
29-09-2014 11:12 AM | News Comment
Norvento and VG Energy sign seven-turbine supply deal and Scottish Agency agreement
Glasgow, 29th September 2014 –Leading UK-based renewable technology specialist, VG Energy (VG) and Spanish medium-scale wind turbine manufacturer Norv...
29-09-2014 10:14 AM | Cattle Comment
Milk price crisis: 'Cuts getting more severe with more excuses'
'The cuts keep coming' dairy farmers were warned by Farmers for Action group, 'getting more severe each time with more and more excuses' as a number o...
29-09-2014 10:12 AM | Arable Comment
CAP Reform: Dual use will continue to be allowed in 2015
Farmers and landowners in England with Environmental Stewardship agreements will be able to maintain their existing dual use arrangements in 2015. ...
29-09-2014 10:07 AM | Arable Comment
Underestimated effects of neonicotinoid ban
Oilseed rape has been a victim of the growing gaps in control from crop protection products after the autumn sown crop was untreated due to the curren...
29-09-2014 09:57 AM | News Comment
NFU attends Conservative Party conference
The NFU's Head of Government and Parliamentary Affairs, Matt Ware, says that the Conservative Party Conference is an vital opportunity for the NFU to ...
29-09-2014 09:52 AM | News Comment
Property investors warned over HMRC levy
Property investors are being warned to be aware of an apparent push by HMRC to levy class 2 National Insurance contributions on rented property income...

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Agricultural News from Around the World

01-10-2014 03:16 AM
Intense demand and short supply for Alberta farm land
Intense demand and short supply for farm land in Alberta has caused bidding wars similar to what Canada’s hot housing markets have experienced this ye...
01-10-2014 03:08 AM
Wheat groups to get compensation in GMO settlement
Wheat industry groups will receive money as part of a settlement of the lawsuit wheat farmers filed against Monsanto over an unauthorized release of b...
01-10-2014 03:07 AM
Is the small farmer doomed? Rising price of B.C. farmland
Coming off a bumper blueberry crop this summer, Chilliwack farmer Case Guliker continues to be swamped with work as he begins to harvest fields full o...
01-10-2014 03:05 AM
A farmland controversy sprouts over 'superweeds'
The approval by the U.S. Department of Agriculture this month for new soy and corn seeds by Dow Chemical is setting off another battle over geneticall...
01-10-2014 03:04 AM
Farmland birds hit by habitat degradation in UK
Wildlife populations around the world have more than halved in just four decades in the face of unsustainable human consumption, a report has warned. ...
01-10-2014 03:00 AM
Farmers better prepared for theileria spike
New data from the Ministry of Primary Industries shows that the number of theileria cases has jumped threefold over the past month. The MPI's theil...
01-10-2014 02:59 AM
Drones give farmers bird's-eye view of fields
It used to be that if you wanted to keep an eye on your crops, you had to have boots on the ground. But now farmers are experimenting with drones watc...

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29-09-2014 09:40 AM
Insurance Sales Agent / Group Business Partner - Uttoxeter
About the role Like every NFU Mutual agency office, our Uttoxeter office is at the heart of the local community. Situated in East Staffordshire close ...
29-09-2014 02:56 AM
Dairy Area Manager - SW
De Lacy Executive has been engaged to secure the appointment of an Area Manager for a leading global client in the dairy industry in the South West. ...
29-09-2014 02:50 AM
Overnight Clear Set Up £10 /hr - South Farm
We are always looking for local people to join our pool of casual staff. We offer a very flexible working arrangement. Each month staff are sent a lis...
29-09-2014 02:48 AM
Bar Staff £6.35 / hr upwards - South Farm
We are always looking for local people to join our pool of casual staff. We offer a very flexible working arrangement. Each month staff are sent a lis...
29-09-2014 02:46 AM
Housekeeping Staff - South Farm
We are always looking for local people to join our pool of casual staff. We offer a very flexible working arrangement. Each month staff are sent a lis...
29-09-2014 02:44 AM
Waiter/Waitress £6.35 / hr upwards
We are always looking for local people to join our pool of casual staff. We offer a very flexible working arrangement. Each month staff are sent a lis...
29-09-2014 02:39 AM
Animal Territory Manager
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29-09-2014 | Poultry
SEPRA Market Report - 26th September 2014
The market is a bit quieter,--- because there was no market report last week. We are not marking any change, effectively prices went up again last w...
26-09-2014 | Forestry
Global Timber and Wood Products Market Update 26 S...
Global trade of softwood lumber was up seven percent in the first six months of 2014, with Russia, Germany and Sweden increasing shipments the most, r...
26-09-2014 | Land and Property
Survey of land managed in 2012 and 2013
This release contains the results from the March 2013 survey about the Campaign for the Farmed Environment (CFE). It collected land areas managed unde...
26-09-2014 | Sheep
Sheep and goats - scrapie disease surveillance
A joint descriptive report on the statutory disease surveillance of scrapie in sheep and goats in Great Britain.
25-09-2014 | Sheep
Welfare risks related to sheep farming
EFSA has launched an open consultation on the draft scientific opinion on the welfare risks related to the farming of sheep for wool, meat and milk pr...
22-09-2014 | Cattle
Farmer Survey shows need for more advice on BVD
Results from the Farming Against BVD survey were presented by an independent expert panel at Novartis Animal Health headquarters on 18th September 201...
17-09-2014 | Arable
NFU 2015 general election manifesto
A Government that understands farm businesses, wants agriculture to grow and has the policies that send the right signals to farmers, are the key mess...

Agricultural Shows and Events

04-10-2014 | The South of England Showground, Ardingly, West Sussex
The South of England Autumn Show & Game Fair
The Autumn Show & Game Fair is a great day out for fans of hunting, shooting and fishing, with lots of attractions to entertain the whole family. This...
08-10-2014 | Birmingham NEC
Horse of the Year Show
Horse of the Year Show, “The World’s Most Famous Horse Show” is widely regarded as the pinnacle of achievement in the equestrian world - an event to w...
11-10-2014 | Suffolk Showground, Trinity Park, Felixstowe Road, Ipswich
Robin Hood Game & Country Show - Ipswich
There really is something for everyone, whether you are a serious game enthusiast that enjoys the thrill of the countryside or simply looking for a gr...
11-10-2014 | Folkstone Racecourse, Stone Street, Westhanger, Hythe, Kent
Living Heritage - Kent Game & Country Fair
There's something for everyone in action - packed, great days out! All the shows are open from 10am until 6pm daily and dogs are most welcome, so ...
12-10-2014 | Peterborough Arena, East of England Showground, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Peterborough Arena Autumn Show
Fun, fur and feathers! A fantastic family day out – the one-day Autumn Show is back on Sunday October 12 with something for everyone. Attractions f...

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Midlands Machinery Show 2014
November 12th & 13th 2014 will be the first Midlands Machinery Show.
CropTec 2014
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Chicago Reports
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30-09-2014 05:44 PM | by Luke Ashley
Have posted this on NFU and FG pages and think It`s important farmers start asking questions about well integrity and well monitoring systems as well ...
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30-09-2014 05:42 PM | by Luke Ashley
Shale Fracking is a “Ponzi Scheme” … “This Decade’s Version of the Dotcom Bubble”
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30-09-2014 01:35 PM | by Tom White
@CarrieS .. The wells still provide a conduit up the outside (look up methane,channelling) these problems are well known to the oil and gas industr...
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30-09-2014 01:35 PM | by MagnaCharter
With regard to CarrieS' deeply skewed response, that 60% is a tax break given by George Osborne to (his brother-in-law's industry,) fracking. It has n...
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