1. R J

    India Bans wheat exports

    Just heard this on the radio this morning , with immediate affect
  2. CPM RSS

    Forward-thinking farmers – Data drives the field view

    Written by Tom Allen-Stevens from CPM Magazine Download PDF Across its two sites in Berkshire and Lincolnshire, the emphasis for Sir Richard Sutton Estates is to gather reliable in-field data that builds into a picture and guides the way forward for the whole business. CPM takes a tour. We’re...
  3. Agriland RSS

    FAO: G7 nations urged to help anticipate future food shortages

    Written by Rubina Freiberg from Agriland The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) has called on the G7 nations to help anticipate future food shortages. FAO director general, Qu Dongyu today (Friday, May 13) addressed the G7 meeting of agriculture ministers in...
  4. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    Production impacts from reduced nitrogen fertiliser strategies

    High input costs are front and foremost of growers minds. UK produced Ammonium Nitrate (AN) increased 182% between Jun-21 and Mar-22, to a price of £839.00/t. With the outlook for natural gas prices (the feed stock for AN) well supported, driven by the war in Ukraine, it is well to assume that...
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    Grain trade association: Meal rationing not on the cards yet

    Written by Richard Halleron from Agriland Northern Ireland Grain Trade Association (NIGTA) chief executive, Gill Gallagher, has confirmed that meal rationing for livestock production purposes is not on the cards for next winter, at least not yet. But she is making no secret of the fact that...
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    Situation Vacant Sprayer Operator Wanted

    A position has become available at JH Bacon Ltd in North East Lincolnshire for a sprayer operator. Cropping, 700ha wheat, 320ha spring barley, 220ha spring beans, 240ha spring linseed. Pesticide application only, with a fastrac 4220, 19 plate and Horsch Leeb 5LT, 36 metres. Other duties to...
  7. Farfrae

    Could you employ 174 people on 240 acres?

    Isn't it amazing what you can do with public money. No mention of what the Welsh government paid for the farm either https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-61424705
  8. Barleymow

    We are only hobby farmers in the uk

    Son is doing the USA harvest this year ,he has been over there since mid March in South Dakota getting things ready .Yesterday he moved to a different place to help them sow corn ,its only 100000 acres and they have 14000 to sow in 14 days .This chap also has another 100000 acres in Montana
  9. lots to learn123

    Farming Internationally

    Hi all, considering the price of land domestically (Ireland), it seems to make sense for a young farmer to look internationally for opportunities to expand. If you could "do it all again"/did not have ties that would keep you from going overseas, where would you have looked to go? I see France...