22/10/2014

Ceva Animal Health provides ‘first class’ BRED for Cattle Repro Vets

Leading international bovine veterinary specialists are helping to change the way cattle reproduction is managed in the UK, thanks to a series of educational CPD workshops sponsored by Ceva. The latest in the UK-wide series of Bovine Reproduction, Education and Discussion (BRED) Workshops, were held in Edinburgh and Bristol earlier this month. Both were attended […]

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18/09/2014

Pirbright’s Centenary Conference highlights advances in the research of virus diseases of livestock and viruses that spread from animals to humans

Press Release: 17 September 2014 The Pirbright Institute hosted its Centenary Conference at The University of Surrey on September 11 and 12, 2014 to mark its 100th anniversary of the prevention and control of livestock infectious diseases and discuss current research into virus diseases of livestock and viruses that spread from animals to humans. The […]

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12/09/2014

A new dawn for dairy as new digital tools help consultants and producers

The first meeting of the National Mastitis Council to take place outside North America has proved to be a resounding success, attracting over 650 delegates in Ghent, Belgium. The event was part of a whistle-stop tour for dairy production medicine expert Dr Michael Overton who presented an abstract on new tools set to improve how […]

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24/04/2014

Closing the gender gap and increasing youth participation in agriculture

CHICAGO, IL – CHICAGO, IL – Food Tank: The Food Think Tank and The Global Forum on Agricultural Research (GFAR) are excited to announce they will be collaborating this year around the International Year of Family Farming (IYFF). The goal of this partnership is to tackle the complexities surrounding the global food crisis while offering […]

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14/04/2014

Food and Farming Minister celebrates English Tourism Week with Farm Stay UK

Food and Farming Minister George Eustice, representatives from DEFRA and the NFU were among the guests invited to celebrate English Tourism Week on April 4 with a farmhouse breakfast hosted by Farm Stay UK member Hannah Elford and supported by local businesses.   The breakfast, which took place at Degembris Farm near Newquay in Cornwall, […]

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