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    Be careful out there!

    Showed the lads that work here as a reminder, we have quiet cows but just reminds you should never trust them and how quickly it can go wrong. Glad the guy walked away he was very lucky.
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    Feeding staff

    Its hard to get good staff these days, a bit of food is always really appreciated and keeps them focused. Many come back to us to help out when needed, always ask them if they are allergic or don't like anything will make something else. We are contractors and don't expect to get fed on the...
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    Feeding staff

    Some have accommodation on site but also have spare rooms which are set up if any want or need to stay, would rather that then them drive home if not upto it. You joke but if sprayer driver in early or been lambing or calving I do bacon sandwiches.
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    Feeding staff

    The beer is for when they are finished they normally have one together before they go home. We employ sensible lads if not they don't work here. Tell them to be honest if they have had a heavy night out we would rather they didn't come in if hungover not had many problems at all.
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    Feeding staff

    No its for when they have finished i don't take beer out to them.
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    Feeding staff

    Just fed 4 lads tonight, pulled pork in baguettes tonight, always feed them if working after 8pm. Can have upto 20 lads to feed when on maize silage. I find the easiest things are hunters chicken baguettes, chilli in baguettes, toad in the hole, burgers, pizzas, I made a coronation chicken pie...
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    things that make you smile

    Hes 4, to be fair I did put him to work the day before unloading an ifor livestock trailer filled to the roof with baler twine packs. He rolled them down the ramp whilst I stacked them.😊wore him out a treat before bed time😆
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    things that make you smile

    My mum looked after our son today so I could cart bales and husband went baleing. Came home to find son fed, bathed and in bed and my mum had made dinner for everyone😍
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    Fence post storage

    In the blue 200 litre drums here from local dairy, I can put them in loader bucket or in back of pickup truck for ease of handling.
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    Help before husband finds out!

    Thankyou so much for your kind offer, all sorted now and I have learnt my lesson. 😊
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    Help before husband finds out!

    It is a pin and cone on a tm320s
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    Help before husband finds out!

    I can't weld did try in my college lecture had a whole day on it but I'm more suited to livestock than tinkering with machinery.
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    Help before husband finds out!

    Luckily tuckwells are on harvest hours, have phoned and they have a new ram on the shelf, have left it in front of workshop so I can put it back together ASAP in morning. Thank god its rained so won't be needing it to load bales in the morning. Husband not to bad when told as I had already...
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    Help before husband finds out!

    Accidently knocked hose off wear hydraulic hose connects to ram to activate pin on headstock, should these be the same height or do i need to screw something out the thread???
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    Today at work

    not the best day for the air con to pack up🥵
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