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  1. DrWazzock replied to the thread what grinds your gears.

    Ewe had 3 lambs at same time as ewe had a single. Great patch on opportunity. Ewe with single seemed to be accepting one of the triplets...

    Feb 21, 2017 at 1:40 AM
  2. DrWazzock liked llamedos's post in the thread Lamb Burgers - marketing potential..

    I would like to be able to cook a leg of lamb just cooked through, just past pink, that is my preference, however lamb today in my...

    Feb 20, 2017 at 1:00 AM
  3. DrWazzock replied to the thread Embarassing crop of spring barley? FW p 46.

    2 ton per acre would be a good crop of Spring barley here where winter did 4 ton two years ago. Just can't seem to get the seedbed here...

    Feb 19, 2017 at 6:12 PM
  4. DrWazzock liked marco's post in the thread Is this an acceptable way to leave a road edge.

    Whats his reason for digging?

    Feb 19, 2017 at 6:06 PM
  5. DrWazzock replied to the thread Lamb Burgers - marketing potential..

    We had a visitor here from Morroco, a student and devout Muslim. When she left she cooked some diced lamb shoulder for us as a thank...

    Feb 19, 2017 at 5:54 PM
  6. DrWazzock liked exmoor dave's post in the thread what grinds your gears.

    Had a ewe have a proper epic uterine prolapse the other night! It was a right fight to get it back in......glad no observers were...

    Feb 19, 2017 at 12:13 AM
  7. DrWazzock replied to the thread what grinds your gears.

    Lambing. I prefer machinery and plants but have to do half night shifts. All that slime and gloop and you are kneeling in it. And then...

    Feb 18, 2017 at 6:14 PM
  8. DrWazzock liked onthehoof's post in the thread Farming without subsidies, is there a way....what's your suggestion..

    And I thought we were the only old fashioned ones left [ATTACH]

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  9. DrWazzock replied to the thread Farming without subsidies, is there a way....what's your suggestion..

    Finishers maybe aren't so reliant on BP directly as they tend to fill sheds or feedlots to fatten, not big acreages of land generally....

    Feb 17, 2017 at 5:55 PM
  10. DrWazzock liked topground's post in the thread Farming without subsidies, is there a way....what's your suggestion..

    As a young man, so before any EU subsidies I was aware of the advice not to marry a summer graziers daughter, the reason being that her...

    Feb 17, 2017 at 5:51 PM
  11. DrWazzock replied to the thread Farming without subsidies, is there a way....what's your suggestion..

    There will be a lot of suppliers stuck with their inputs then. People need to understand that there could come a point when crops just...

    Feb 17, 2017 at 5:08 PM
  12. DrWazzock liked Hilly's post in the thread Farming without subsidies, is there a way....what's your suggestion..

    Look at countries and farmers who get no sub get ideas from them, ie NZ its not rocket science, you just need an open mind willingness...

    Feb 17, 2017 at 3:48 PM
  13. DrWazzock liked Hilly's post in the thread Farming without subsidies, is there a way....what's your suggestion..

    I will stick to reality and the reality at the moment is less subs for most and store cattle never been dearer, predicting the future is...

    Feb 17, 2017 at 3:47 PM
  14. DrWazzock liked davieh3350's post in the thread Farming without subsidies, is there a way....what's your suggestion..

    You're not really entering into the theme of the thread are you, it's about practical ideas on how you'd run your farm if subs stop. As...

    Feb 17, 2017 at 3:47 PM
  15. DrWazzock liked Henarar's post in the thread Farming without subsidies, is there a way....what's your suggestion..

    I didn't miss the fact [if it turns out to be one] it just wasn't part of the reply I was merely saying that suck cows don't like...

    Feb 17, 2017 at 3:46 PM