Farmers Enter Cyberspace With Tailored New Website
countdown has started to the launch of a new NFU website that uses
the latest technology to deliver news and information tailored to
meet the needs of individual farmers.
will go live next month and will offer an unrivalled source of information
to NFU members.
will be regional and sector-specific information, a new market analysis
service and a complete overview of UK and European agriculture policy
- all at the click of a mouse.
at farmers' fingertips will be an advanced search facility, a frequently
updated news service and exclusive competitions.
President Ben Gill said: "NFUonline will offer farmers easy
access to the information they need to take into account when running
their businesses effectively in during difficult market conditions.
will be nowhere better to go for comprehensive coverage of the political
and technical issues affecting agriculture today."
will replace the existing member website, NFUnet. The new website
- www.nfuonline.com - will
be launched at the NFU's annual general meeting on 18 February.