1. Farm Business RSS

    New livestock figures point to long-term supply recovery

    Written by John Swire from Farm Business New data from the British Cattle Movement Service (BCMS) suggests that the current tight supply of cattle in the UK market may ease during the next 12-24 months, according to analysis by Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales (HCC). A limited supply of...
  2. roscoe erf

    Vet visits annually
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    AHDB fungicide strategy 2022 interesting

    For some reason I can't post the video if someone can please do. Go to about 48 mins in and there is a farmer called Angus from Yorkshire who Is not using fungicides but concentrating on plant health and nutrition. I find this very interesting as we did some on farm trials and saw very similar...
  4. bobk

    How much N are you applying this year for cereals

    Tick a box
  5. Clive

    Will Putin invade ?

    As the wheat prices seem almost completely dependant upon news about this right now which way does the crowd wisdom of TFF think things will go in the Ukraine ?
  6. CPM RSS

    Research Briefing – RNA holds the answer

    Written by cpm from CPM Magazine Download PDF The ‘Central Dogma’ is the process by which the instructions in DNA are converted into a functional product and understanding how biostimulants effect this process in plants could help answer how they work. CPM finds out more. The initial effect of...
  7. Adeptandy


    Anyone watching ?

    Telegraph coverage on water quality

    Telegraph coverage on water quality Written by Defra Press Office There has been coverage in today’s Telegraph about raw sewage discharges into rivers to mark the launch of its Clean Rivers Campaign, which calls for action to tackle pollution from water companies, industrial agriculture and...
  9. Agriland RSS

    Price of potatoes looks set to rise by 30%

    Written by Richard Halleron from Agriland An unprecedented rise in all input costs looks set to impact the price of potatoes in the shops throughout Ireland, with industry representatives predicting a 30% rise in price in the coming months. Commenting on the impact, Wilson’s Country managing...
  10. Farm Business RSS

    Farmland values in Scotland surge due to rising competition

    Written by John Swire from Farm Business Farmland values in Scotland are rising at a faster rate than elsewhere in Britain, with demand for land proving extremely strong, according to new research from land and property specialists Strutt & Parker. Analysis of data from the past 12 months shows...
  11. Derrick Hughes


    Not sure if there is a topic running , but interested in your views , Feel so dreadfully sorry for the people there ..... 20 million tons of wheat exports ?
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    Make Tax Digital Software to go for

    I'm looking to know which is a good Make digital software package to go for. We only run a small farm holding. Most are a pay Monthly subscription but i've heard there is some which can be bought outright. Bridging vrs the full package. What good bridgeing software is good for using I think we...
  13. Agriland RSS

    Conference told of benefits of data recording in sheep management

    Written by Richard Halleron from Agriland A Co. Derry sheep producer has highlighted the benefits of using Electronic Identification (EID) technology and data recording to obtain real-time information on the performance of his sheep. Clement Lynch farms near the village of Park. He is both a...
  14. Brid @ ADAS

    Looking to improve your bean or pea yields?

    Calling all bean and pea growers! Want to learn how to improve the quality and quantity of your yield? Join the Bean or Pea Yield Enhancement Network (YEN). We have some sponsored places available now to cover the cost for new pea and bean entries. What is YEN? YEN gives each grower a thorough...
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    Precision Livestock Farming Technologies

    Hello, I’m currently carrying out my dissertation on UK Livestock farmers perceptions/opinions on the adoption of precision livestock farming technologies and have created a survey to gather my results. All data is anonymous & no personal information is required. The survey is not long and...
  16. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    South America in focus for WASDE

    Some market drivers over the last month have been due to South American weather. With Argentina and Brazil forecast to produce either record or near-record maize & soyabean crops this year, the market is very reactive to weather developments in these regions. Being large global producers of...
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    Red Tractor fails livestock farmers now as well
  18. Agriland RSS

    Bord na Móna cosmetic herb processing equipment up for auction

    Written by Justin Roberts from Agriland Wilsons Auctions has been appointed by Bord na Móna to sell a complete herb processing installation which has been little used since commissioned in 2020. The items to be offered include equipment for herb processing and storage with a set of instruments...
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    Situation Vacant A socioeconomic analysis of low-input dairy farming (PhD studentship) in Newport, Shropshire TF10 8NB

    PhD Studentship (36 months funding) A socioeconomic analysis of low-input dairy farming in England Harper Adams University (HAU) offers the above research studentship, available in the Department of Animal Health, Behaviour and Welfare starting in September 2022. The project will be supervised...
  20. Z

    Soil sampling

    Who is best to use for soil sampling? Had SOYL do some a few years ago but due to be done again and I’m keen to do the organic matter testing but not sure if SOYL is the best ??