20-08-2014 05:42 AM | Cattle Comment
Livestock farmers' 'confidence in jeopardy'
An excellent turnout of Monmouthshire livestock farmers attended an on-farm meeting held in Llansoy to raise their concerns on the future of the beef ...
19-08-2014 10:25 AM | Arable Comment
New satellite data will help farmers facing drought
About 60 percent of California is experiencing “exceptional drought,” the U.S. Drought Monitor’s most dire classification. The agency issued the same ...
19-08-2014 09:56 AM | Arable Comment
Brazil to re-instate tariff on wheat imports
Weather "A fundamental shift in weather in the weather is expected this week with increasing heat and humidity in the Midwest and Great Plains. Hea...
19-08-2014 07:59 AM | Arable Comment
Co-op announces £5m boost for producers
The Co-operative has announced a £5m boost for British farmers who supply its own-brand fresh meat, poultry and milk. The premiums will go to membe...
19-08-2014 05:18 AM | Arable Comment
Blackgrass leads to 10% jump in plough sales at auction
Sales of ploughs at auction are up 10% on this time last year, according to agricultural and machinery auctioneers Cheffins. At the latest machiner...
19-08-2014 05:13 AM | Arable Comment
Make a small change to organic this September, Soil Association urges
The Soil Association is today launching 2014’s Organic September campaign – the UK’s biggest celebration of all things organic, which takes place in a...
19-08-2014 04:49 AM | Animal Health Comment
Innovative feeder proven as badger deterrent
A recent trial undertaken at the Royal Agricultural University (RAU) revealed how limiting badger access to mineral licks, blocks and tubs with a feed...
19-08-2014 04:42 AM | Arable Comment
Guidance on CAP compliance for cereals and oilseeds growers
Defra has released important information on how the new Common Agricultural Policy will be implemented in England, including how the new ‘greening’ re...
19-08-2014 04:36 AM | Machinery and Spares Comment
GPS trackers 'the answer to rural crime increase'
Rural theft, including theft of expensive farming vehicles, fertilizers and livestock, is on the rise in the UK, with the figures for 2013 up 5.2% on ...
19-08-2014 04:26 AM | News Comment
High profile speakers confirmed for independence debate
NFU Scotland has confirmed its speakers for the high profile panel who will be debating the issue of independence in Lanark on Wednesday 27 August. ...
19-08-2014 03:22 AM | Meat Processing Comment
HCC boosts demand for Welsh Lamb
Hybu Cig Cymru - Meat Promotion Wales (HCC) - launches a new trade and consumer marketing campaign this September. The new catchline for the market...
19-08-2014 03:07 AM | News Comment
EU announces support measures for farmers hit by Russian sanctions
After the impact of the Russian sanctions on European agricultural products, the Commission will begin to introduce support measures for certain peris...

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20-08-2014 04:23 AM
Beef from cancerous cows distributed to stores, indictment claims
A federal grand jury has indicted four officials at a Northern California slaughterhouse at the center of a massive beef recall, alleging they slaugh...
20-08-2014 04:22 AM
Israel to stop exporting settlement poultry, dairy to EU
Israel will stop exporting poultry and dairy from settlements to the European Union, Israeli and European officials announced. Effective Sept. 1, I...
20-08-2014 04:21 AM
Australian Dairy Farmers in China to get support for free trade agreement
The Australian dairy industry is on a charm offensive in China this week in an effort to get more support for a Free Trade Agreement between the count...
20-08-2014 04:21 AM
Dairy prices flatten at Fonterra auction
Dairy prices were flat at the latest GlobalDairyTrade auction overnight, halting a price plunge that has forced Fonterra to cut its payout forecast. ...
20-08-2014 04:20 AM
Indian farmers to say no to hybrid paddy
On Tuesday farmers in Kanchikoil village in Erode district pledged not to use hybrid or tissue cultured paddy varieties for crop cultivation. They dec...
20-08-2014 04:19 AM
Farmer tries trombone cattle call with new cows
All farmers need a way to bring their cows in, and a farmer in Peabody is trying something a little different. It worked for him once, now he hopes it...
20-08-2014 04:18 AM
Cattle rustling an everyday issue in Uruguay, claim farmers
“This criminal activity discourages farmers” said Echeverria and mentioned several recent cases, usually close to towns, but which do not get much med...

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19-08-2014 07:50 AM
Mill Production Manager
A mill production manager is required for a well known animal feed manufacturer in England over the forthcoming months. The job will be to oversee all...
19-08-2014 07:49 AM
Ruminant Technical Sales Executive
A commercial ruminant technical sales person is required for a GB global mineral premix and feed supplement company. The job will cover the company’...
19-08-2014 07:48 AM
Sales Director – North England/Scotland
A Major Agri-Supply Company with a recognised brand particularly on dairy and beef farms require a Sales Director for Northern England and Scotland. T...
19-08-2014 07:47 AM
A leading Agricultural Organisation, which sits at the heart of the UK agricultural industry, is actively seeking an experienced sales manager to sell...
19-08-2014 07:46 AM
Farm and Hatchery Liaison Specialist
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19-08-2014 07:45 AM
Sales Manager - feed additives
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19-08-2014 07:44 AM
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18-08-2014 | General Farming
Livestock Keeper Satisfaction and Communication Su...
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15-08-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 15th August 2014
SEPRA Market Report - 15th August 2014
15-08-2014 | General Farming
African and classical swine fever - GB disease con...
This disease control strategy for African and classical swine fever in Great Britain sets out the disease control measures we would consider if Africa...
15-08-2014 | General Farming
Bluetongue - GB disease control strategy
Sets out the disease control measures we would consider if bluetongue virus was suspected or confirmed in farm animals.
14-08-2014 | General Farming
CAP Reform - The new Common Agricultural Policy
Latest information about new CAP schemes in England, including more detail about greening, crop diversification and Ecological Focus Areas.
13-08-2014 | General Farming
2014 badger cull control policy
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11-08-2014 | Reports
SEPRA Market Report - 8th August 2014
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20-08-2014 | Turnpike Showground, Motcombe, Nr SHAFTESBURY, Dorset
Gillingham & Shaftesbury Show
The day is packed full of events and activities, including Double Harness Scurry Driving, Terrier & Ferret Racing, plus live music from the Plonkers a...
20-08-2014 | Egton, Whitby, North Yorkshire
Egton Horse & Agricultural Show
The 125th Egton Show will be held on Wednesday 20th August 2014, at Egton, North Yorkshire. This year we will have a wrought iron and farrier display,...
20-08-2014 | Allington, Grantham, Lincolnshire
British Show Pony Society Summer Championship Show
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21-08-2014 | Chagford, Devon
Chagford Show
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21-08-2014 | Denbigh, Denbighshire
Denbighshire & Flintshire County Show
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