Recent content by Drillman

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    TFF top 10 cliche chart....

    Twenny nine miles per gallon.....
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    What combine would you recommend

    Sub 50 threshing hours last summer and was still having to cut at 24% at one point. maybe could have got it a bit drier but quality would have suffered and im the combine driver and baler man. And yes we had straw get wet and need turning as well.
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    What combine would you recommend

    Why not. I’m not cutting that much more with a 2388
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    What combine would you recommend

    1680 or if the budget could be stretched a touch a 2166-2188
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    Field ploughing for flood prevention

    Insist on a site meeting with said dept and then lay into them good and proper make them look like the idiots they are.
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    Statement from Red Tractor

    Ah there not gonna tell us that are they.... gotta protect there bonuses and all that....
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    The Red Tractor ACCS referendum

    I don’t think anyone on here thinks there’s a silver bullet. I certainly don’t. it’s the gold plated bullet we all have issues with and want sorting.
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    The Red Tractor ACCS referendum

    It’s not all about the cost though is it! some of it’s the gold plating and sheer stupidity at there end adding things that have no benefit to us or the end user? I’ve always said it started out as a good idea but has got out of control with layer upon layer of pointless bullsh!t the really...
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    The Red Tractor ACCS referendum

    I’m sure if you bothered to look you would find there has been many RT debates on TFF over the years! Theres a search facility that’s quite easy to use if you don’t believe me!
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    Red Tractor inspections advice

    Has any primary producer ever been able to successfully argue against a rejection of there product at an intake (for whatever reason) because they are a RT member? And has RT ever helped a member who has had rejections overturn the intake operators decision? bet the answer to the above is no!
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    Statement from Red Tractor

    I’m sure your right they wont Do them selves any favours if they do though. they need to be reminded who pays there wages!
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    The Red Tractor ACCS referendum

    Yep sneak it in by the back door. small print of this supposed consultation needs looking at closely.
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    Statement from Red Tractor

    The thing that strikes me is this time RT and the bodies to which it aligns to seem to be a lot keener to hear views on there proposals. how many times in the past have they added layers of pointlessness without letting us have a say! I still think they will attempt to press on regardless of...
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    Statement from Red Tractor

    As paying members are all stakeholders really,
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    The Red Tractor ACCS referendum

    @Clive i think the cage rattling is working! last few days I’ve had a barrage of emails about the consultation from various RT and NFU bodies. Inviting me to tell them my thoughts along with a weak half arsed attempt at justifying there position. there not gonna like what I’m gonna tell them I...

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