Today the Britain's first business to produce and market sustainable sturgeon caviar, The Standard Caviar Company Ltd, is announcing its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. The equity raised through the campaign will be used to acquire equipment and biological assets.
Delta World Charter successfully completed the transportation of pregnant cows from Liège, Belgium to Sialkot, Pakistan on 5 March 2015. The project was awarded to DWC on 3rd of March 2015.
Leading UK hydroponics suppliers, One Stop Grow Shop, have recently commented on the revelation that famous actor Shia LaBeouf actively uses hydroponics, along with a range of other gardening methods as one of his key interests and hobbies.
TriState Forestry Equipment, a leading provider of used forestry equipment and supplies, strives to provide exceptional customer service and complete customer satisfaction. The company frequently adds to their already expansive inventory of forestry equipment, ranging from brush chippers to skid loaders, and all of their used trucks are thoroughly inspected and serviced to meet and exceed customer expectations. In addition to reconditioning all of their forestry equipment, the company will ship to anywhere in the country for free. Following their call for trade-ins to supplement their inventory in March, Tristate Forestry Equipment now announces new inventory, including stump grinders and log trucks, for sale.
Dr. Frans Swanepoel has created a unique way to provide healthy, organic food to people who need it, regardless of where they live.
With the main parties unveiling their manifestos, famers will be keeping a keen eye on those which address issues highlighted by the National Farmers Union in the run up to the big day. The NFU has featured key aspects of water quality that should be addressed by any political party hoping to gain farming votes this May.
A report has been recently released, under the title of the 'Global Hydraulic Excavator Market: Trends & Opportunities (2014-2019)', outlining predicted sustained growth in the hydraulics industry. This has excited much comment in the industry, including from leading suppliers such as The Hosemaster.
Retaining their name as one of the best providers of garden tools, Little Garden is now offering their clients Yeoman Garden Tools at discounted prices. In order to enhance the beauty of gardens, regular grass cutting and weeding is essential. To cater to the needs of regular gardeners, the company provides garden tools that are easy to use. The latest offering from the company, Yeoman Garden Tools, consists of features that can simplify daily gardening tasks. The company stocks a wide array of gardening items such as watering cans, pots, planters, border edgings, hanging baskets and more.
As a new £5m fund becomes available to poultry farmers throughout the UK, Peterborough-based plastic water tanks specialist, Endurmaxx sets to to inform farmers of the best methods for capturing free rainwater.
Predator Guard, an innovative, humane predator control company, has rolled out the Predator Guard Solar LED Deterrent Light. Quickly establishing itself as a unique non-lethal predator deterrent, the device is designed to protect livestock and gardens from a wide range of predators including owls and hawks, deer, coyotes, wolves, and even raccoons.
The rubber mulch company, Recycled Rubber Products, LLC, is pleased to announce that they are currently holding a spring sale discount on their turf surface products. Industries and organizations looking to purchase rubber mulch for their surface or landscape can take advantage of the promotion, which is only available for a limited time. To receive the discount, customers must call the company's main number, ask for Matt, and then mention the word "spring" to have $25 deducted from their order. Customers are invited to order their mulch in time for warmer weather.
Initially used by the gynecologists and obstetricians, portable ultrasound machines are now widely used in diverse fields of medical science. KeepoMed understands this and therefore offers a whole new world of different types of ultrasound machines and related accessories for their customers. This company has a wide range of products to choose from. For the convenience of the people, they have categorized the machines on the basis of the brand, applications, used, veterinary etc. KeeboMed has recently added a new product to their catalogue called Chison Q9Vet, a bovine ultrasound machine.
A British breakfast in Brussels, Hosted by Vicky Ford MEP, saw British pig farmers represented the National Pig Association (NPA) raising the view that they were the most forward-looking in Europe.
The equipment owned by forestry companies form their backbone – without it, they can't get their jobs done. However, as times change, so do the inventory requirements for any and every business. Perhaps a forestry company has discovered that they no longer need their extra bucket truck, but could really use a new skid loader. Companies in that exact position need not worry about the time and effort involved with selling their old equipment before being able to purchase the new, as TriState Forestry Equipment has announced that they have room in their inventory for trade-ins.
The upcoming Global Forum for Innovations in agriculture is a key indicator of the changing nature of cultivation – both on commercial and domestic levels. With over 25 set discussion schedules, a central element of the event is to be led by Dr Mike Nichols, who is a PracticalHydroponics and Greenhouses' featurewriter as well as a senior horticulture journalist.
Robinson Polytunnels, a Lancashire-based seller of polytunnels and fruit cages, have shared their thoughts on reports from the National Farmers Union (NFU) which suggest demand for food from British farms will soon exceed supply.
The 'QuickVeggies' team is pleased to announce the launch of its brand new ecommerce website QuickVeggies.com that will provide residents of Delhi with a unique opportunity to buy all the fresh local & organic produce with as easy as a click. All the fresh food products available on the site are directly purchased from the local farmers, providing them with the fair rates they have always wished for, and delivering the fresh produce right to the customers' doorstep. Such sites have been easy as it saves consumers' time and fuel on trips to the grocery store.
In recent agricultural news, the UK government have unveiled a long-term plan to pump more money into the farming and food-growth sector, and farming industry experts Dumelow are ecstatic by the push towards the home-grown in Britain.
After the Chancellor, George Osbourne, delivered his 2015 budget, UK farming took stock of exactly what the budgets spells for the industry. Overall, farmers look set to benefit from £100million in tax savings over a four-year period and the Chancellor has plans to increase the number of years a self-employed farmer can average profits for income tax purposes from two years to five years, as from 6 April next year.
In this day and age, many consumer foods on the market contain large quantities artificial ingredients. Over the past few decades, with the rapid technological developments and scientific breakthroughs, food production is at an all time high.
Created to reduce global warming with an approachability that's both charming and doable, GreenTrav makes its launch on Kickstarter. Giving the public a travel souvenir with a heart, literally, the product is a self-watering planter that encourages the well-being of the planet. Helping crowdfunding supporters keep their plants without much hassle, the planter reduces greenhouse gas with a sustainable design. A design that brings to mind some of the planet's most iconic and beloved locales.
Geranium cantabrigiense 'Biokovo' Cranesbill is not the annual geraniums that many associate with. The Biokovo Geranium is a semi-evergreen to evergreen perennial plant that is excellent as a ground cover plant. This low grower remains under a foot tall yet can spread approximately 12 to 18 inches wide with a mounding habit.
The winter frost isn't the only thing affecting our nation's crops, according to the Purdue University Weed Science team. The team is working hard to educate food growers on a major culprit: herbicide-resistant weeds to be exact. Food growers across the country are finding it increasingly difficult to kill "super weeds" as they become resistant to the most popular herbicides. After years of constant exposure to these herbicides, certain invasive plants have also developed a resistance, leading farmers to use more of the chemical. In some cases, the weeds have grown completely tolerant to these chemicals, allowing them to grow as high as eight feet tall.
With the growing season focussing agricultural attention to fertilisers and pesticides, a number of commonly-used pesticides potentially facing an EU-wide ban could mean a significant drop in yield rates, according to a report from the NFU, Crop Protection Association and Agricultural Industries Confederation.
As farmers across the UK report barely breaking even with their arable crops and with new crop prices looking little better, farmers could claw back profits through sharing best practice, through group buying and through using fertiliser more efficiently.
The Atwoods have a simple yet noble goal; to donate good meat to those who need it most. Their immediate plans are to donate their finished hogs to the hungry with a long-term goal of also donating entire steers of beef to feed the hungry. The only hurdle in front of them is getting their farm off the ground.
The benefits of using compost tea as soil conditioner are known to all since many years. Compost teas maximize nutrient absorption to make the plants stronger and healthier. However, this benefit is not available in any of the chemical fertilizers that are readily available in the market. Mike Newcombe has developed DirtTea, a specially conditioned soil conditioner that can provide the ultimate nutrition to all growing plants.