Top stories

NEWS

EU farm lobby slams CAP reform plans

The head of EU farmers’ lobby Copa-Cogeca has issued a withering attack on plans to cap support payments for farmers. European farmers and agri-co-operatives met in Brussels on Friday (15…

HARVEST

First barley crimping harvest gets under way in Devon

The cereal harvest is kicking off with Devon farmer Roger Adams cutting his winter barley and then crimping the high-moisture content crop to feed his beef cattle. In what is…

LIVESTOCK

4 steps to ensure heifers are on track to calve at 24 months

We all need to build more resilient businesses in this tough world of market volatility and the starting point on all dairy farms is the birth of the calf. What…

DIVERSIFICATION

Selling farm products online - what you need to know

Shopping online is the norm for many consumers these days and more and more farmers are exploring opportunities to sell products via the internet. It's not without challenges, however, so…

LAND PREPARATION

Video: Min-till drill-off the highlight of Cereals 2018

Cereals show-goers were treated to a drill-off at this year’s event, giving them chance to see how five different low soil-disturbance systems deal with the challenge of a cover crop.…

YOUNGSTOCK MANAGEMENT

Complete guide to feeding newborn heifers

The first few hours of a calf’s life determine how that animal will go on to perform throughout its lifetime.   Calving by two years old is now deemed a…

Explore Know How

  • Business advice
  • Essential guides
  • Practical tips
  • Case studies
Explore all topics

Events

Soils in Practice

A one-day conference providing a platform for those in the agricultural industry to discuss the latest advances in soil fertility and best practice in soil management
Visit event website
NOVEMBER
8

Ag Careers Live

If you are a student, recent graduate or looking for your next career move, this national event is here to help you achieve your next position.
Visit event website
NOVEMBER
15

Poultry Health Management

Poultry Health Management brings the poultry farming community together to discuss key issues with both broiler and egg producers through panel discussions, exhibition and case studies.
Visit event website
NOVEMBER
20
  • Subscribe to Farmers Weekly

    Save up to 57% and never miss an issue

Classifieds

See more

Property

See more