Welcome to my list of agricultural links. These links are mainly intended for UK farmers, but I've included some good sites from elsewhere. I've moved parts of this site to new pages to speed download times. To open a link in a new window, hold down the shift key when you click on the link.

Please let me know if you find any broken links or have any new suggestions.

Links not on this page:
Agricultural events and shows
Agricultural finance & insurance
Agricultural software
Agricultural machinery
Animal feeds links
Animal health links
Beef links
Cropping links
Dairy links
Equine links
Farm buildings links
Farm diversification links
Farming help (for people in crisis)
Farming links for teachers
Grass, forage & silage
Horticultural links
Organic farming
Pig farming
Sheep links

Useful Agricultural Sites:- Category: General

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4 Xtra Hands
Farm jobs around the UK

7Y Services
Providing training, logistics, staff, and other services for farming and rural businesses

ABN is a company focusing on improving the efficiency of livestock production in the UK and overseas through providing animal feed and a range of associated services

Land based consultancy organisation

AG Register
Locate that forgotten trade name, the lost telephone number or the all important supplier.

Agnet Information
UK agricultural links

Agriculture Online -- www.agriculture.com
Agricultural news and links with American bias

Agri Serve
AgriServe is an agricultural directory for all sectors of the Agri Industry. Our service is free to use by anyone, anywhere in the world

Agritradingnet is a specialist website designed for farmers to trade livestock, machinery and other agricultural products directly from farm to farm

***Ag Sites
Over 16,000 hand selected unique links to other agsites, arranged in over 2,250 different themes

Alto Cleaning Systems UK
Cleaning systems for farm building and storage facilities

Farm business consultants

Arbor Nutrition Guide
Agricultural and food links

Barenbrug UK Ltd
Grass seed provider

Big Barn
The website that gives consumers the opportunity to buy meat, game, fish, fruit & vegetables, cheese & dairy products, drink, bakers' products and even nursery plants direct from the people who produce them.

Blonde Cattle .com
A website dedicated to Blonde d'Aquitaine cattle, and to those who care for them

Brow Farm
Lancashire farm with excellent web site. It shows you how they grow, harvest, grade, prepare and pack the crops they sell, the ultimate in traceability!

British Cattle Movement Service
Cattle Tracing On-line

Campbell Environmental Products Ltd (Lighting)
Environmental Products

Materials handling and storage solutions for such products as grains and food through to zinc dust, woodchips and chemicals. Also pollution control equipment and weed control equipment.

Cheshire Farmart
Find your bargains or sell your surplus items here

Cheshire Smallholders Association
The Association organises a series of lectures, training courses and social events throughout the year.

Manufacturers of bulk storage silos and materials handling systems for agricultural and industrial use.

CLA Virtual Village
The Country Landowners Association Home Page

Carbon emissions calculator for agriculture industries

Dalton ID Systems
Livestock Tags

The home page of the UK's Department of Food and Rural affairs (some functions previously carried out by MAFF)

DEFRA: Agricultural Wages Board
What UK farmers should be paying their staff!

DEFRA statistical information
Loads of UK statistics

Environment Sensitive Farming
Practical advice for land managers

EuroAgriNet: The Farmers Internet
Agricultural talk shop for European farmers and agribusinesses

A service for UK farmers wanting to move to continental Europe

Farm Direct
Written by farmers mainly for the general public, also offers advertising space to farmers and farm related enterprises who wish to sell direct to the public.

Farmers Guardian
Popular farmers' paper

***Farmers Weekly Interactive
The Farmers Weekly on-line

***Farming Online
One of the most comprehensive web sites for UK farmers

Farm Rite
Northern Island based farmers merchant

Farming UK
Directory for UK farmers and the UK agricultural and horticultural industries, online farms, farm machinery and farming related web sites

First4Farming is being developed to meet the needs of the UK agricultural industry, by bringing together farmers, merchants and manufacturers in one on-line marketplace.

First Directory
There are more than 7,800 UK and Ireland based companies listed here. Search by company, product or postcode.

George Monbiot
A journalist with interesting views on farming

GM Nation
Public debate on GM issues

Genesis Farm Assurance
Whole farm assurance scheme

Grain Man
Grainman is an on-line trading site for arable farmers

Grain Net
Online grain trading service

Green Pages UK
A directory of ethical and environmentally-friendly products and services.

Growth and structure of meat animals
Information from the Department of Animal and Poultry Science at the University of Guelph in Canada

Ian Potter
Leading UK quota broker

Igrox Limited
Pest extermination

The Institute of Agricultural Secretaries & Administrators
An IAgSA farm secretary can help with administration, accounts, record keeping and computer input - in fact all duties in the agricultural/farm office.

Kingshay Farming Trust
Reports from Kingshay Farming Trust

Knight Frank
Agricultural property agents

Championing learning skills and business competitiveness issues for the land-based sector

Meat and Livestock Commission

Natter J@ck
A site dedicated to countryside and agricultural education.

Natural England
Delivering the Government's programme of financial incentives to farmers and land managers for the protection and enhancement of the natural environment.

National Farmers' Union
The National Farmers Union

National Office of Animal Health
Information on animal health issues

Consultancy spanning the agri-business, food and pharmaceutical industries

Postcode index
Directory for agricultural business by UK postcode

Get the best prices for your chemical, fertiliser, fuel and other farm inputs

Ridgeway Science
Supplies computer programs for the farming community, to enable farmers to apply for Cattle Passports (Cattle-Pass) over the Internet, and to advise DEFRA/BCMS of cattle movements too (Cattle-Log) and to store all these details in an electronic movement book

Rural Net
Ruralnet|online is a relationship-based peer support network. On ruralnet|online, knowledge is shared, partnerships are formed, ideas are crystallised into projects, projects are developed and efficiently managed for the benefit of rural people.

Ritchey Tags
Tags for your livestock

***Rural NI
The definitive web site for agriculture in Northern Ireland, maintained by Greenmount College.

***Rural Payments Agency
The single paying agency responsible for CAP schemes in England and for certain schemes throughout the UK

Scottish Agricultural Colleges
Education and consultancy from the Scottish Colleges

Sheep Breeds
Nice pictures of different breeds of sheep

Signet is a partnership between the Meat and Livestock Commission and the Scottish Agricultural College offering genetic services and enterprise costing.

Smelly Farm
North Elmham YFC (Young Farmers Club)

Manufacturers of animal health products including difenacoum brodifacoum and flocoumafen anticoagulant rodenticides, pyrethroid insecticides, a peroxygen disinfectant and a calciferol mouse control product.

Umbilical systems of waste and clean water dispersal.

Stackyard Agricultural Links
More farming links!

Strutt and Parker
Large UK surveying practice

Sustainable Agriculture, Kerr Center Home Page
Information on sustainable agriculture

Sustainable Farming Info
Advantages and disadvantages of organic farming

The Welders Warehouse
Welding machines and products

Two-W Livestock Equipment Ltd
For livestock handling equipment

The World Wide Web Virtual Library: Agriculture
Agricultural links

UK Agriculture
Helping to educate the public in all aspects of agriculture, the countryside, and the rural economy

UK Livestock
On the UK Livestock site you will be able to buy or sell everything from cattle, pigs and sheep to new and used farming machinery

UK Vet
Veterinary Journal

Dedicated search engine in the area of agriculture and animal husbandry

Welsh Black Cattle Society
The Welsh Black Cattle Society promotes the interests of Welsh Black cattle and its breeders.

Whitelums Limousin Cattle
Whitelums Limousin Cattle - breeders of quality Limousin cattle in the North East ofScotland

Wrekin Farmers
Wrekin Farmers supply feeds, fertilisers and seeds, and crop protection They also have a grain marketing business.

Welsh Farm Business Survey
Farm Business Survey from the Institute of Rural Science 

Whole Farm Approach
On line service for farmers and growers from DEFRA

Young Farmers
The National Federation of Young farmers Clubs

Bill Pearson's Home Page