1. O

    Situation Vacant Lead Sprayer and Combine Operator – Permanent - HAMPSHIRE

    Lead Sprayer and Combine Operator – Permanent We are looking for an experienced Sprayer and Combine operator to join a small team in North Hampshire. The farming operation currently covers 2,085 hectares growing combinable and energy crops alongside an Environmental Stewardship Scheme and...
  2. H

    More by elections

    To take place in Sidcup and Leicester east at some point
  3. E

    Should Boris have a holiday?

    Listening to that debate on LBC radio at the moment. They ain't holding back the venom, they callers.
  4. B

    Situation Vacant General Dairy Farm Worker

    We are looking for a reliable, hardworking and dedicated individual to join our family run farm in the Cullompton area (Devon). At present we have approximately 160 Holstein Friesian cows (plus youngstock) which are milked twice daily through a modern 20-20 milking parlour. The opening is for...
  5. Scrambler

    George Eustice looses his mind at NFU fringe meeting!

    I've just watched Olly Blogs latest Youtube video and he mentions he attended the Conservative conference NFU fringe meeting where George Eustice was answering questions. Apparently, GE said that culling pigs could help the industry by reducing the supply and therefore pushing up prices!!! When...
  6. Oldmacdonald

    Who would you vote for in a snap election?

    Who would you vote for in a snap election?
  7. Danllan


    There were rumours at Labour's conference about some of their MPs joining the Conservatives. Now there are the same rumours at the Conservative conference, and even a number... 3. I have no problem with this sort of thing and I guess they've seen the light, but then I'm a Tory at the moment...
  8. Andrew

    Situation Vacant HGV Class 1 Driver (Full / Part time)

    HGV Class 1 Driver Required, hours flexible to suit the right candidate. Working for a small, flexible family firm based near Huntingdon (10 miles) and Peterborough (12 miles). Curtainsider and flatbed work with hay, straw and fertiliser will be involved. Nights out would be useful but not...
  9. JP1

    Barnier for President
  10. H

    Situation Vacant Versatile farm worker on a mixed Devon farm, with beef, arable and tourism enterprises

    Currently looking for a versatile farm worker to assist on our 400 acre family farm. Farming includes beef stores and finishing, arable farming and tourism. We are looking to grow the business. Looking for someone with experience driving farm machinery and raising cattle in a modern setup...
  11. M

    Brexit is destroying Britain I saw this and thought of some of you.
  12. Al R

    Germany Election

    Looks like Merkel is going after 16 years. Could the new coalition government cause problems and the European Commision in for a tough time?
  13. W

    Case optum. Punching well above its weight

    Sold our old jd 8530 (brilliant tractor) but have to say our new optum 300 is a beast a real pocket rocket. Replaced the 8530 and does the same heavy draft jobs but also nimble enough on a 18 tonne trailer or 3 m mower. Really impressed
  14. D

    The three strands to ELMS

    Under current proposals, the total ELMS budget will be split three ways: 1)The Sustainable Farming Initiative. 33%. Support for individual farmers to deliver ‘public goods’. 2)Local Nature Recovery. 33%. Collaborative projects between groups of farmers. 3)Landscape Recovery. 33%. To all...
  15. De Lacy Executive

    Situation Vacant Are you looking to progress your career in the dairy sales industry? West Midlands and Cheshire - LC199

    This is your chance to drive the future development within your territory, working for an adaptable and dynamic business with excellent quality dairy products. Your role will be working as an Area Sales Manager and will provide an excellent opportunity for someone with a strong sales background...
  16. 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...
  17. Grass And Grain

    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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...