1. Fnomadic

    Weather modifications-food shortage agenda

    Hi all. New to forum. From the states we’re having opposite problems with weather, being dry that’s going to kill crop yields-AKA food shortages. Man made drought?? Which this just happens to line up perfectly with global warming narrative and green nonsense. I’m in financial industry so...
  2. Agriland RSS

    Machinery Focus: Video – real time silage analysis from John Deere

    Written by Justin Roberts from Agriland John Deere, like all mainstream manufacturers, is investing heavily in digital technology and proudly markets its electronic wares as being of great benefit to the farmer. All the major companies will have a multitude of systems to aid, not only the...
  3. Farm Classifieds

    McConnell PA60E Hy Reach 1.2m Head Yr 2006

    McConnell PA60E Hy Reach 1.2m Head Yr 2006 Advert added by: Andrew Randall @Robert Machinery Details Category: Grass Equipment Hedge Cutters Price: £9250 Condition: Good Description 2006 PA60E, owned from new. 1 operator throughout working...
  4. T C

    Revystar Experience

    We have used Revystar on Spring Barley at "paint brush" for ramularia and it is disappointing. We used Adexar type (old stock) as a T2 on wheat and I thought we had too much septoria. My independent agronomist brought some plants from a neighbour who had used Revystar (same variety) and it was...
  5. L

    Organic matter % in soils?

  6. Agriland RSS

    NI’s proposed TB strategy could save region up to £70 million

    Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland Northern Ireland’s proposed bovine TB strategy could save the region as much as £70 million, according to officials. Responding to a question from Agriland at the launch of the strategy, Neal Gartland, DAERA’s director of Animal Health & Welfare Policy...
  7. Farm Business RSS

    New Holland NutriSense nutrient analysis technology helps farmers make informed decisions to market their crops more profitably

    Written by John Swire from Farm Business Farmers are constantly looking for ways to do more with less: improve the quality of their crop while optimising the use of inputs, preserving the health of the soil and reducing the environmental impact of their activities. It’s a delicate balancing act...
  8. jackrussell101

    Wholecrop to dry cows?

    Does anyone on here do it? Grown it for the first time in years. Usually feed 18kg grass, 2-3kg straw and then just some standard dry cow mineral at 0.1kg a head. Would I simply replace the straw and some of the silage with the wholecrop to make the ration work?
  9. Agriland RSS

    Badger cull identified as DAERA’s preferred option for bTB wildlife intervention

    Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland A badger cull in the areas worst affected by bovine TB has been identified as the department’s preferred option for wildlife intervention in Northern Ireland. The proposals for the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs’ new strategy...
  10. Agriland RSS

    NI’s new bovine TB strategy: What does it mean for farmers and what are the next steps?

    Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland Northern Ireland’s Department of Agriculture has announced plans to introduce a swathe of ramped up biosecurity measures as part of its proposed new strategy to tackle bovine TB. A cap on compensation rates of £5,000/animal is currently under...
  11. Hilly


    Why do we chop it ? Why can’t I just load trailers with handler run down row push up a heap load trailer tip in pit repeat ? Why bother with the expensive bit ?
  12. Old Tip

    Lack of Small Abattoirs

    The RBST and the Sustainabile Food Trust have been banging on about this issue for a bit. But it seems both the latest food report and George Eustice are missing the point re the important role of small abattoirs to farmers who sell direct or to local butchers. The big companies don’t want the...
  13. Agriland RSS

    Details of Northern Ireland’s new bovine TB strategy revealed

    Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland Proposals for a long-term bovine TB (bTB) Eradication Strategy for Northern Ireland (NI) have finally been revealed. Minister for Agriculture, Edwin Poots described the medley of proposals as a “combined approach” and announced his preferred measures to...
  14. Agriland RSS

    Competition for farms and estates hots up in busy land market

    Written by William Kellett from Agriland England’s farmland market is busier than it has been for some time, with many farms and estates attracting multiple bidders and selling for more than their guide price. Matthew Sudlow, head of estates and farm agency at Strutt & Parker, said the market...
  15. D

    RT Coping Strategies

    I have decided to delegate it to the Mrs. so that I can get on with stuff that really is urgent. It feels like weight lifted and she has time and aptitude for it. Is it getting to the point where it would be more cost effective to pay a clerk to deal with it than have to Wade through it...
  16. CPF

    Hydrogen fuel ( Jcb 👍🏻)

    Harry’s Farm Youtube. With Lord Bamford talking about hydrogen engines. What a forward thinking gentleman 👍🏻
  17. Agriland RSS

    New report sheds light on future of beef farming

    Written by William Kellett from Agriland A new report conducted by Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales (HCC) has highlighted the importance of beef supply, as well as demand, when forecasting the future of the sector. Domestic supplies of beef have been tight during the last 12 months, with...
  18. Agriland RSS

    US study finds meat alternatives are ‘not nutritionally interchangeable’

    Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland A comparison of grass-fed meat and plant-based meat alternatives has found significant nutritional differences despite comparable Nutrition Facts panels. The research, carried out by scientists at Duke University, North Carolina, was published this...
  19. Danllan

    Colin Pitchfork

    There is no questioning his guilt. I've no problem with this individual being executed, but even those who have surely couldn't argue with his being detained until death. My own experience with people like him convinces me that they never can be reformed, and will always re-offend if released...
  20. Chris F

    National Food Strategy

    I see the Nation Food Strategy due out next week has been leaked to the papers. Write up in the Times today. Aims - "break the junk food cycle" Headline - "Free fruit and Veg planned for the poor" Mentions for eating Algae instead of meat. A "meat tax" is not going to be included, but...