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    Warning issued as dog thieves pose as RSPCA officers

    Written by William Kellett Torpoint Police in Cornwall have shared a warning on social media urging dog owners to be cautious of dog thieves posing as RSPCA officers. The warning came after reports of a chilling new tactic being used in Kent. It has been reported that thieves are driving...
  2. Agriland RSS

    Agriculture Committee to investigate decision to withdraw NI border staff

    Written by Rachel Martin Political leaders in Northern Ireland have been accused of “overreacting” to perceived threats against border staff. It comes as the Stormont Agriculture Committee has agreed to investigate why customs officers were pulled from their posts. Both DAERA and Mid and East...
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    Entrade, Environmental Offsetting and Trading

    We have been approached through our local FWAG people to see if we are interested in getting involved in this. In a nutshell it would appear that we as farmers would agree to do certain things at the farm level e.g over wintered cover crops, hedge row work, fencing water courses, and various...
  4. Bald Rick

    How is Brexit for you?

    No, not a political thread per se but our freedom hasn't half caused some issues ......... Just since Jan 1st on this farm: 1) Deal to send 60 pedigree heifers to N Ireland ....... no deal because there are no lairage facilities on either side of the water for a physical vet inspection prior...
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    Alliance tyres

    Has anyone put alliance 750 tyres on their Jcb shovel? Normally Michelin’s? Do they grip on silage pit as well? Do they last? TIA
  6. Agriland RSS

    HGV drivers reminded to check tyres following latest legislation change

    Written by William Kellett The Countryside Alliance is encouraging owners of HGVs – including horseboxes and livestock carriers – to check their tyres following new legislation. The latest legislation, that came into force on February 1, 2021, states tyres aged over 10 years old are no longer...
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    JD Boilersuit

    I can’t seem to find any of the usual black with the green arms JD boilersuits I wear everyday in stock anywhere! Anyone else notice this or are they taking out some fancy new design probably for more money! I swear by them but don’t like the almost fully green ones show up oil etc too much! I...
  8. nivilla1982

    The NI/ROI Protocol
  9. FE35

    BKT or Alliance tyres

    Hi, any feed back on either of these tyre brands being better than the other please? Within £20 of each other. 16.9 R34’s on a fairly low use stock tractor - hence the ‘budget’ choice.
  10. Farm Classifieds

    TB000109 - 2014 Merlo 40.7 Telehandler

    TB000109 - 2014 Merlo 40.7 Telehandler Advert added by: Chandlers (Farm Equipment) Ltd Machinery Details Category: Loaders and Attachments Telehandler Price: £26000 Condition: Good Description Merlo 40.7 Telehandler, 7m Reach, Hydrostatic transmission 40Kph, 140HP, 405/70...
  11. Farm Classifieds

    Alliance 328 Flotation tyres & Wheels

    Alliance 328 Flotation tyres & Wheels Advert added by: Phil @TurfWoody Machinery Details Category: Parts and Maintenance Wheels Price: £1000 Condition: Good Description Alliance 328 600/55 R 26.5 Flotation wheels and tyres. Very Good Condition. 10 Stud wheel...
  12. kiwi pom

    EU vaccine role out.

    I read an article this morning say the ultra efficient EU are having problems making the AstraZeneca vaccine in their factories. Instead of fixing them they are saying the vaccine from UK factories, that are not having problems should be sent to them. So Britain can do something right? Perhaps...
  13. Henery

    Merlo tyres 405-70-24

    My venerable 40.7 has 10500 hrs on it, now on lightish duties but still essential tool with a house renovation about to start. The tyres are chuffed, anyone priced these lately ? Always got on well with Mitas. Alternatively anyone have a part worn st they would sell.
  14. Agriland RSS

    Farm antibiotic usage is falling in Northern Ireland

    Written by Agriland Team The recently published Responsible Use of Medicines in Agriculture Alliance (RUMA) ‘Targets Task Force Report 2020’ confirms that sales of antibiotics to treat UK farm animals have halved since 2017. RUMA is an agricultural and food industry alliance, which promotes...
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    Donald Trump - views

    I’ll start the ball rolling. For me he’s one of the best presidents ever. He’s run it like a business which is how all countries should be run. Prior to COVID the American economy has been the best it’s been for 40 years. He’s done exactly what he said he was going to do. He’s held the media...
  16. Farm Business RSS

    Producers urged to engage in consultation on major changes to Red Tractor standards

    Written by Alistair Driver Red Tractor is urging members to engage in a consultation on some significant changes to its standards. A consultation opened today setting out proposals on how the standards should look across the scheme’s six sectors – beef and lamb, poultry, pigs, dairy, fresh...
  17. jacobl741

    Used tyres or cheap new ones

    Anyone know anyone who sells used tractor tyres or cheap budget new ones? Don’t need anything special only for scraping out tractor 12.4/11r28
  18. Farm Business RSS

    Prioritise hygiene to meet antibiotic reduction targets

    Written by John Swire Sales of antibiotics to treat UK farm animals have halved since targets were introduced in 2017, making Britain the fifth lowest user in Europe. However, to continue to reduce antibiotic use still further, sound hygiene practices must be a focus for all farmers. “The new...
  19. Farm Classifieds

    2M037967 - Demo 2018 Manitou MLA-T533-145V+ Elite Telehandler

    2M037967 - Demo 2018 Manitou MLA-T533-145V+ Elite Telehandler Advert added by: Chandlers (Farm Equipment) Ltd Machinery Details Category: Loaders and Attachments Telehandler Price: £65650 Condition: New Description Manitou Mla-t533 Telehandler, 143HP...
  20. bobk

    Ivermectin , covid cure

    Commonly used in Asia , sounds well dodgy