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LammaXchange - a new way to buy and sell farm machinery

25 July 2014

Want to buy or sell farm machinery and equipment? LammaXchange, the easy-to-use and effective website from the team behind LAMMA Show, allows you to sell, search for and buy any sort of farm kit quickly, easily and cost-effectively.

Livestock sales

Joint top priced lamb

Suffolks sell to 20,000gns three times at Stirling

28 July 2014

SUFFOLK ram lambs were a strong trade at the Northern Area Sale, Stirling, on Friday (July 25), with prices hitting 20,000gns three times and the average rising by £366.09 on the previous year’s sale to £2,237.97 for 145 lambs sold.

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Kath Birkinshaw, Derbyshire

NSA Sheep 2014 preview: Vote for your favourite in the Sheep Event video competition Video

This year Farmers Guardian and the NSA have teamed up to run the first Sheep Event video competition. The five short-listed entrants were interviewed by Wendy Short.

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Arable features

Wheat harvest

Downward pressure remains for wheat price

As the UK harvest gets under way, wheat prices are facing further pressure, says Benjamin Bodart.?

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NSA Sheep 2014

Sheep event 2014

NSA Sheep 2014: Event kicks off

30 July 2014

The NSA Sheep Event 2014 has been officially opened by farming minister, George Eustice, who commented on the government’s work on easing regulatory burdens, and what is being done to help farmers with the digital-only Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) applications next year.

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FG Food Guru

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Food Guru: Sirloin steak sandwiches with smoky relish Video

24 July 2014

For July’s FG Food Guru, machinery editor, James Rickard has taken advantage of the sunshine by setting up an impressive barbeque on a nearby farm to bring us sirloin steak sandwiches with smoky relish.

Shows and events

Royal Welsh Show 2014: Charollais breed takes inter-breed sheep award for second year running

23 July 2014

AFTER three days of judging more than 3,000 sheep across more than 40 breeds in blazing heat, it was a Charollais which took top honours in the sheep section for the second year running.

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Daily weather forecasts


New video online daily

DON'T miss our in-depth weather forecast presented by Simon Keeling at lunch time each day, aimed to give the most up-to-date farmers weather service available.