1. bobk

    Operation GET BORIS ....

    Hell hath no fury like a remainer scorned ..... ha ha ha
  2. Repeat

    Brewing your own silage Inoculant

    If I was going to multiply our inoculant , what would i use as the starter medium ?
  3. PSQ

    Univoq / Iconiq drip stop issues?

    Anyone having issues with drip stop valve rubbers failing when spraying Corteva’s Univoq, Iconiq or similar? Seems to a bit of an issue among sprayer drivers having widespread DSV failure on FB.
  4. C

    Autumn calving cow milk yields

    I would be interested in hearing opinions on target milk yields of autumn calving cow calving September/October and going to grass last week of March early April depending on weather After turnout in the spring Would you go for a higher yield where the cow gets grass and cake or lower yield and...
  5. S

    Compressor Advice

    Just want a smallish one for pumping up tyres speedily and a cleaning off the odd item (air tools have been replaced by battery tools). It won't even do 1 hour a week - any half decent ones? Stupid question - will a 50 litre one take longer to pump a tyre than 100 litre or does that just...
  6. steveR

    Agreena.com and Carbon Credits with STW

    I have been approached by my STEPS adviser from Severn Trent Water with an offer that might be interesting. Severn Trent have teamed up with https://agreena.com/ . For 1 year ST will cover your subscription (€100/month) to their service and may offer a reduced rate in subsequent years. The...
  7. H

    British Farming Union on TFF

    Who or what is behind this ? I just spotted the section where you can join up but no explanation as to who is organising it ......or am I behind the times ?
  8. MX7

    Moisture content of wood chip?

    What is the approx range of moisture contents of wood chip used in farm/ industrial wood furnaces that are used for indirectly heating greenhouses, warehouse , groups of estate domestic cottages/houses etc etc.
  9. jackrussell101

    Is Defra reckless and short sighted cutting Farm BPS payments and replacing with lower production environmental whilst the third world starve?

    Discuss. On Jeremy Vine today most interesting and highly recommend. Seems every caller in of the public was in favour of producing more food and becoming more self sufficient as a country... Can't think our looming government policy is going too look to good in 6 months time? I think Putin...
  10. Northdowns Martin

    What to sown as buffer next to ditch water way?

    Sorting out area of heavy land with ditches, looking at CS and wondering what works best. Aiming to go 3m around perimeter of whole field and 6m alongside a ditch. AB8 - flower rich margins has been suggested.
  11. Steevo

    ‘Rewilders’ and farmers lock horns over plan to cull 25,000 deer from Cairngorms National Park

    ‘Rewilders’ and farmers lock horns over plan to cull 25,000 deer from Cairngorms National Park Shepherds and hill farmers say the proposals are 'inhumane' and warn the push for natural regeneration of parkland could backfire ByDaniel Sanderson, SCOTTISH CORRESPONDENT19 April 2022 • 5:30pm More...
  12. R

    UK Food Security - A Fork in the Road

  13. D

    Pesticide Trade Names

    Nirvana : Nevada Centium : Centurion Max Recipe for disaster in my view. Don’t they check that similar sounding names aren’t already out there?
  14. bobk

    Which fungs for Septoria , T1 and T2

    Now Epoxi has joined CTL in the bin
  15. bobk

    Anyone growing crops with no fert ?

    Excluding organic boys , could be interesting
  16. Chasingmytail

    fogged headlights sanding method not working

    Got a Copart car in the workshop that has fogged headlights and advisory on MOT so following loads of youtube got the variants in sandpaper but its now worse. Tried all sorts to clear them now they look more fogged. What can I do as need to sell on.
  17. J

    10 in 7 milking + summer diet

    So, following on from my posts in all things dairy I'm considering 10 in 7 milking for a variety of reasons. As of now I think it could solve a lot of my problems, even as a temporary solution (may go back to 2 x a day in a couple of years time when I have enough cows to pay someone full time)...
  18. Badshot

    SFI pilot

    Well I have had it with this now. Emails still aren't coming to me direct, so I am missing some fairly important ones I think. The amount of nonsensical rubbish coming out is overwhelming, there's nobody listening to us when we ask questions, utter shambles. The rewards do not add up at...
  19. V

    Begging bowls again…

    Reading a thread about high fert prices and some farmers are asking for the government to step in and subsidies the price. Then another thread suggesting the government should help subsidies fuel prices. Farmers must get more government hand outs then a black single mother in a council flat with...
  20. CWS

    Ewes not doing at all.

    Looking for some advice. Wife's got a handful of zwartbles and this lambing has been a balls up. There's just no go about them, no intakes and not cleaning after lambing. There fit but wouldn't say fat. As soon as we brought them in they went off feed and haven't recovered. There adlib 1st cut...