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Use of this site, and its contents, is subject to the following terms and conditions.

Last updated: December 8, 2015


Use of this site, and its contents, is subject to the following terms and conditions. By using this site you accept these terms and conditions and agree that you are bound by them. Among other things, these terms limit our liability for any loss or damage which might arise from your use of this site and its contents. These terms and conditions apply in respect of your use of this site on this occasion, and any subsequent use you might make of any material you obtain on this occasion.



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Content Rights

Farmers Guardian and Briefing Media Ltd are trademarks belonging to Briefing Media Limited or its related companies. These trademarks together with any other trademarks owned by Briefing Media Limited or its related companies may not be reproduced, or otherwise used or distributed without the prior written permission of Briefing Media Limited.


The copyright and all other rights in all of the material on this site are owned by Briefing Media Limited or its related companies, or the material is included with the permission of the rights owner. All rights are reserved. As a visitor to this site you may copy or transmit material on this site for your own private, non-commercial purposes only and shall not otherwise copy or transmit the site material.


No part of this website may be distributed, used, adapted, reproduced, translated or copied for any commercial purpose whatsoever without prior written permission from Briefing Media Limited.




The information on this site

While we try to ensure that the information on this site is accurate and complete, in no circumstances do we accept liability arising from inaccuracy or omission in the information on this site. We advise you to independently verify the accuracy of any information before relying on it.

Neither Briefing Media Limited nor the suppliers of material on this site shall be responsible for or liable for any loss or damage to you or any third party, whether direct, indirect, incidental or consequential, howsoever arising from use of the website. Nothing in these term and conditions shall exclude liability for personal injury or death resulting from Briefing Media Limited’s fraud, negligence or wilful default.

Parts of the material may express the personal opinions of their author. We wish to make it clear that these opinions are not necessarily ours. While our editorial staff will take reasonable care and skill in formulating and expressing their opinions, they are intended to stimulate thought and discussion. We are not liable for any loss or damage you suffer as a result of relying on them.


Paid for content

At Briefing Media Ltd, providing our readers with accurate, impartial, well-balanced and relevant business news and information is our priority.


From time to time some of our content is funded by third parties. Where there has been commercial involvement, we endeavour to always be clear and upfront about it in order to maintain your trust in the quality of our journalism. And, whether an article is paid for or not, it will always adhere to our editorial policy that we provide information which helps farmers make better decisions on-farm.


Commercial content will always be given one of the following labels:


  • Advertorial: Paid-for content sourced and written by a client and designed by our advertising production team. Never promoted from our in-house social media accounts.
  • Sponsored content: Paid-for content, produced in partnership between a client/s and the Briefing Media editorial team, written or approved by Briefing Media-commissioned journalists and designed by the editorial production team. This content will be promoted from time-to-time from Briefing Media social media accounts but always flagged as 'sponsored.'
  • Competitions and Awards: These will always carry logos of the companies supporting these initiatives. This content will from time-to-time be promoted from Briefing Media social media accounts.


Links to other sites


On this site you will be offered automatic links to other sites that we hope you will be interested in. Briefing Media Limited does not accept any responsibility for the content of those sites, the owners of which do not necessarily have any connection, commercial or otherwise, with Briefing Media Limited. Nor can we accept any liability for transactions between Briefing Media Limited readers and third parties that are conducted through websites linked to this website.






You agree to indemnify Briefing Media Ltd, its employees and representatives from any and all claims and liabilities (including legal fees) that arise from your unauthorised use of material obtained via this website or otherwise from your breach of these site terms and conditions.




Governing law


These terms and conditions and your use of this site shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.



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