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  1. unlacedgecko

    MV North Country Cheviots

    Toying with the idea of buying 6 2tooth Tups of above. Anyone point me at a breeder?
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    High End Australian Beef in UK Restaurants

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    Caistor Poaching

    Metallic dark green Subaru Forester with above reg last night driving fields and lamping. Tried to ram me when I interrupted them, then shone the lamp in my eyes and threw fireworks as I followed them. Police informed.
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    2x full mouth Exlana Tups

    Full mouth exlana Tups. £400 each
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    4 tooth Easycare Tups

    7x 4 tooth Easycare tups. All twin reared. Selected for hair type coat. Excellent shedders with very low fleece weights. Perfect to grade up an existing flock. £300 each
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    Easycare x Shetland 2 tooths/shearlings

    200 easycare x Shetland 2 tooth's for sale. Ran dry. Hard run on a 100% grazed forage system. Never been drenched. Tups were all twin reared and selected for hair type coat. Most of these 2 tooths are clean belly and breech. Sheared end of April, didn't get dysect till late July. Anything...
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    Sheep Wintering Lincolnshire

    Want to save money on topping cover crops? Improve soil organic matter? You need sheep on your arable farm this winter! PM or call me to discuss. I handle the fencing and shepherding. Paddock grazing with 2 day moves to protect soil I'm also looking for veg aftermaths and stubble turnips...
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    Forward Selling Ewes and Lambs 2022

    Doing some planning and business analysis. I've identified business strengths and want to play to them. To that end, I've the embryo of an idea, forward selling ewes with lambs at foot. Draft hill ewes with terminal lambs produced to a written contract detailing selling price, lambing date...
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    The ABP Chair in Sustainable Beef Production

    Congratulations to Prof Capper.
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    Growing cattle on forage rape

    Thinking about this for a summer cover crop. Any one with any experience?
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    Other industries and footpaths

    I often see it written here that other industries don't have to tolerate public access/you wouldn't have a foot path through a factory. So I thought this was interesting. A multimillion pound cold store and distribution center with a public footpath right through the middle. Since the...
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    Grazing Cereals.

    Thoughts and comments?
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    1st year Welsh drafts in lamb in Charolais

    300, all scanned singles. On Bravoxin 10. Good in the bag, as found in the mouth. Getting pre lamb crutched this week. Approx half would go again. £105/hd. May do a deal on the lot.
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    Cambridgeshire County Council Farms

    Anyone with any experience they could share?
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    2nd year draft Shetlands with single easycare tup lambs

    Good in the bag, as found in the mouth. March born. Ewes have done it all off 100% grazed forage. Last year's store lambs being killed now, with some reaching 48+kg. 100 avail, to go in packets of 5s. £100/couple. Last weekend ewes had combinex. Lambs had clear drench and first Bravoxin...
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    Stubble Turnip Land Wanted NE Lincolnshire

    As above, I’m looking for stubble turnips for this coming autumn/winter. Anywhere north of Lincoln to the coast considered. After 200ha, ideally in 1 block. I’d like to establish crop in late July/early August. I do all fencing shepherding etc. Land clear of sheep and fences by 1 Mar. PM...
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    25mm water pipe

    I need a couple of KM. any ideas on best place to buy?
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    Middle Tier GS4

    Anyone fancy putting in 200ha plus and renting it to me?
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    RSPCA seek to end "factory farming" As a point of balance, RSPCA Freedom Food finishing pigs can be stocked at over 100kg per m2.
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    Wooden Sheep Yards

    I’m after building some sheep yards on a lease block. Thinking wood be best for price. How do I make sure they don’t rot in a couple of years though? was going to floor them in tarmac planings as well.