1. DevonianRedneck

    Situation Vacant General Farm Worker On Progressive Arable And Vegetable Farm

    Posting on behalf of my behalf of F.Freind and Sons Crediton Currently looking for General farm staff, Duties to include to include light tractor work, including road haulage, swede trimming, maintenace tasks around the yard, strimming, box repair etc. and the removal and laying of swede...
  2. G

    Guy Smith's response to FW article on AIC rules.

    What's he talking about. I don't get his argument. We say we want AIC to allow UK grain to have same intake requirements as imports. Guy is waffling on about government, neonics, and watering down RT rules to lowest common denominator is bad. We're not talking about lowering RT rules, we're...
  3. T

    Situation Vacant Business Development Manager in Insect Protein Sector - Edinburgh

    Business Development Manager – UK & Europe Working Hours: Full-time, flexible Salary: Competitive, composed of a mix of base salary, on-target earnings and EMI options. Location: Roslin, Edinburgh with option of remote working About us Beta Bugs is an Edinburgh-based insect genetics company...
  4. P

    Situation Vacant Great Opportunity for Farm Secretary/Administrator at leading Land-based College in Sussex

    Farm Secretary £24,596 - £27,769 per annum Established in 1926, Plumpton College has trained thousands of agricultural staff who now occupy leading positions within the industry. Central to our training in agriculture is our farm and we are now seeking an exceptional Farm Secretary to support...
  5. Goweresque

    Switch to organic farming causes chaos in Sri Lanka

    Interesting stuff going on in Sri Lanka right now, back in April the government unilaterally declared that all farming was to become organic, and outlawed the importation of agro-chemicals and artificial fertilisers. This has resulted in rampant food price inflation as crop yields are set to...
  6. Daniel

    Medical Apartheid in the state of Victoria

    Well, it is isn’t it? And how long till it’s imposed here?
  7. B

    BASIS Certificate in Crop Protection IPM

    These courses cover a wide range of topics including all aspects of agronomy and crop production, with a focus on IPM. They have been designed for agronomists, advisers, technical staff and other roles which involve the advice and supply of plant protection products. They are also extremely...
  8. Danllan

    Any Canadians think Trudeau won't win?

    As per title in re Canada's forthcoming 'snap'election. Chatted with a cousin over there early this morning, he voted for JT last time - despite being a Conservative - but won't this time. He thinks most Canadians are a bit peed off about what they think is an unnecessary election now, but that...
  9. CopperBeech

    Regen ag or re wilding.

    So I’ve been reading a fair bit about upland regenerative ag projects recently. Some of which seem to involve some famous faces and consultants. But it seems to me that a lot of what they are calling regen ag is really just rebranded rewilding with a small amount of livestock thrown in. Sort of...
  10. D


    It's only half seven and already today there have been two posts highlighting the importance of sheep in countryside management. There's a continuing stream of threads talking about the need to reintroduce sheep into rotations. Is Government going to have to fund a huge marketing campaign for...
  11. Bald Rick

    Exam grade inflation

    Seeing as it’s now 44.8% getting A or A* results, I fear that a lot of these students are going to be very disappointed when they get to university and realise that they are perhaps not up to snuff I blame Tony Blair
  12. bobk

    Time to go back in to Afghanistan

    Clearly the withdrawal was premature , time to get back in and twit the taliban ?
  13. jimmer

    Shameless plugs

    I can't seem to get links up but would appreciate as many people as possible visiting vending machine site and liking and sharing please On Instagram it's daisysdairy21 On Facebook its Daisy's dairy On Snapchat its daisysdairy And while I'm at it my wife has an excellent farm24 montage on her...
  14. M

    Yet another student research project - are you planning on shifting towards producing less meat or dairy?

    Hello! To perpetuate the cliché of students coming to ask for your views on various aspects of your work, I would love to hear your views if the question in my title resonates with you. I've been advised by the moderation team to post about my project in this section. I'm a student at the...
  15. W

    NFU shafts Red Tractor

    The NFU has fully supported the new trade agreements the government has setup as well as fully supported the removal of BPS. At the same time they have also supported the incoming ELMS scheme as well as the SFI pilot. It’s widely acknowledged and even confirmed by some local NFU offices that...
  16. N

    EA job advert in FW

    Anyone else read the ad in the FW for a Agriculture regulatory inspection officer.I find the ad reads like bully boys needed,
  17. F

    Situation Vacant Estate Manager & Business Administrator – Would suit a couple but individual applicants welcome.

    A diversified Estate, situated in Northwest Norfolk is looking for a dynamic and hands on Estate Manager to assist the owner with continued management and growth of the estate. The candidate will be experienced in land management schemes and software as well as being capable of managing an...
  18. Bojangles

    Shepherds pay?

    I may have to employ a full time shepherd soonish and was wondering what’s the going rate atm. house with job, needs own good dogs, 6 day week. I think they are usually underpaid?
  19. Matt.watts

    Situation Vacant Livestock assistant

    Summary We are looking for a Livestock Assistant to assist and support the National Trust’s in-hand conservation grazing operation in the Cotswolds. The Belted Galloway herd is amongst the largest and most recognised within the organisation. Working closely with the Farm Manager, we are seeking...
  20. Andrew1983

    Alternative to pick ups

    Looking for options to replace a van at mrs work (vet practice) they currently have 1 L200 and a few berlingo sized vans. The large animal vets are towing a tipper crush at times and there’s a bit of conflict with vehicle sharing so in an ideal word they would run 3 pickups. Seeing as there is a...