Future agri-food export promotion policy
Written by Alan Matthews
DG AGRI organised a two-day conference on its forthcoming agri-food promotion policy review on 12-13 July 2021. The conference was part of a comprehensive consultation process, which also included an open public consultation...
Hi all just brought 10 ewe lambs that where tagged with a single eid tag as they where intended to be sent for slaughter, the single tag on all the lambs only has the flock number on how can I tell what there individual Id numbers are? Also I want you them for breeding ewes so how do I go about...
Looking to heat 2 spaces, not overly large, next to each other.
i have biomass heat as required.
i was looking at volcano type blow heaters but it’s a bit big at 550 mm2, I don’t need 3-20kw rating, maybe only 5-10.
i am now wondering if i can mount a fan combo in the plant room and duct the...
Written by Matt Hopkins from Precision Ag
The T7 Heavy Duty series tractors join New Holland’s T8 and T9 series tractor lineup of tractors with Precision Land Management Intelligence built in.
The post New Holland Adds T7 Heavy Duty with PLM Intelligence to Series of Agricultural Tractors...
Hi all ,
I'm looking for some advice please :)
I have my eye on a small holding near me ( Council farm) and it is soon going to be advertised for new tenancy, Now i lived and worked on our family council farm for 16+years and i am now wanting my own , i have previously applied etc for other...
Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland
185 Northern Ireland farmers are expected to be eligible for a new £1.6 million Covid-19 pig producer support scheme for those affected by market crashes during the pandemic.
Agriculture Minister Edwin Poots announced that applications to the scheme can...
291: Agri Market Outlook for Livestock | 30.07.21
Written by Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board
This podcast introduces AHDB’s analysis of the prospects for the UK’s livestock farming industry over the coming months. Covering red meat (pork, beef and lamb) and dairy, it explores...
Written by Agriland Team from Agriland
The tractor manufacturer AGCO, which consists of brands such as Challenger, Fendt, GSI, Massey Ferguson and Valtra, reported its results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2021.
Net sales for the second quarter were approximately $2.9 billion, an...
In the market for a new tractor what's everyone's experience with the john Deere 6210r vario have they been reliable other alternative I've been looking at is the new Holland t7.270 which is going to be the best long term buy both I'm looking at have around 7000 hours on
Maybe it is, up here it either rains every day for weeks, then it dry for weeks, nothing in between. And you get more frost in march than Dec or January, also nearly every May for the last 5 years has been done dry, this may was wetter but been very dry june+July.
2020 a year for discounted barley
The 2020/21 marketing year was one like no other. The UK produced the smallest wheat crop (9.7Mt) since 1981, at the same time barley production, at 8.1Mt, was the largest since 1997.
As a result, barley delivered into East Anglia over the 2020/21 marketing...
Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland
A £1.2 million Covid-19 support scheme has opened for applications from sheep farmers affected by the global slump in wool prices.
A payment of £1.40/ewe will be made to eligible sheep farmers, Agriculture Minister Edwin Poots has announced.
We currently fatten all our cattle, the majority of which go through our local market.
Is there any point in continuing with red tractor?
market operators say there’s no difference in price. As the cattle sell on there own merits.
Dear Red Tractor Member,
We are pleased to outline what is changing in our revised farm standards, which come in effect from 1 November 2021.
Please find a summary of key changes in your sector below. You will shortly receive a technical briefing in the post...