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  1. W

    Is Now The Time To Exspand

    As in the title really. What are people thoughts on exspantion in the current climate ? Have we reached a new normal base price wise? Feed ? Fert ? Milk ? some local farmers holding off buying sheds and equipment ect in the last 2 yearsbecause of price rises, waiting for them to come back...
  2. topground

    AHDB plugging SFI

    Ruminant News turned up here yesterday, a magazine published by AHDB. The extract above seeks to publicise their Horizon report which sets out (with a number of caveats) how SFI will deliver a profit. As with all of these reports the figures used and the assumptions made are not made available...
  3. MX7

    Looming food crisis,what can uk ag industry do?

    With the serious possibility of a world food shortage looming due to Ukraine agriculture being seriously disrupted, what can the uk agriculture industry do to help alleviate the situation in the uk? Getting very late in the season to rip up thousands of ha’s of ag land that is just growing...
  4. B

    Buying group recommendations?

    Not having very good service from the outfit who we currently use, despite lots of promises they tend to deliver late or not at all and it's not worth the levy. Any recommendations? Covering the SW. Thanks
  5. Clive

    Time to help yourself ! Tell us what you need ?

    I think most TFF users more than understand the levels of financial pressure we are likely to experience next season. Inputs prices are rising seemingly daily and the margins some suppliers have come to expect are no longer sustainable. Loads of threads over the years here have suggested...
  6. N

    EDF

    Highway robbers,got NFU to change supplier last year been nothing but trouble,told co tract runs out next year but EDF said no it’s out now.Robbing lot only charging 250p per day standing charge.
  7. Exfarmer

    AF and Haven power

    Just a heads up to anyone sourcing electricity from Haven through AF My billing has had an enormous cock up, which I failed to notice and resulted in a large bill quite a way down the line, which I did! It seems Haven are trying to go back several years but I believe the cock up was last summer...
  8. Robt

    Fuel, who is making a short term profit?

    So fuel has doubled or even tripled in 2 weeks. Someone is making some serious serious money? Who is it? Can buying groups help or is it the end of them ? May 2020 cost to fill my car £61. Today, £122. heating oil 25p to £1.22.
  9. Corteva Updates

    Peter Waite set for Crop Protection Commercial Sales Manager

    Peter Waite set for Crop Protection Commercial Sales Manager Peter Waite will begin his new role as Crop Protection Commercial Sales Manager on 1 January as part of a number of changes taking place at Corteva Agriscience in 2021. Peter is well known across the farming industry and will hold...
  10. Corteva Updates

    Peter Waite set for Crop Protection Commercial Sales Manager

    Peter Waite set for Crop Protection Commercial Sales Manager Peter Waite will begin his new role as Crop Protection Commercial Sales Manager on 1 January as part of a number of changes taking place at Corteva Agriscience in 2021. Peter is well known across the farming industry and will hold...
  11. Clive

    Glyphosate alternatives ?

    Looks like it cant be got now so what are the alternatives ? (And let''s try keep this useful rather than a. plough or no till bashing thread ) ALL farmers (other than organic) are going to run into issues because on this at some point My Agronomist mentioned acetic acids today ? any...
  12. Clive

    Holding numbers

    Is it possible to check a farms holding number vs an address or is this information not in the public domain ?
  13. S

    This quote best sums up corrupt Red Tractor

    "Taking part was voluntary, but those animals that didn't had their rations reduced by half" - George Orwell, Animal Farm.
  14. Kiwi Pete

    "Improving Our Lot" - Planned Holistic Grazing, for starters..

    :oops: Eh up! The idea of starting a thread about Holistic management has been on my mind for ages, if I am honest. Lets start by me putting my cards on the table - I have NO formal training, NO books, and NO interest in starting big wars on which way is best. I do, however, completely and...
  15. Steevo

    Xero - tips and tricks

    Just starting to use Xero for the new tax year onwards. Set up the bank account, can create rules ok, and starting to get the hang of it. What else should I know? Any tips and trick appreciated! I'm planning to watch some of the Xero Youtube videos before long too.
  16. Clive

    Fuel price tracker

    Use this thread to share and track fuel prices
  17. TFF

    Fertiliser Price Tracker

    Welcome to the Fertiliser Price Tracker Thread from The Farming Forum. Please feel free you state what you have been quoted or paid. For further information you can see the latest report from the AHDB here: https://ahdb.org.uk/fertiliser-information To get a quote for your Fertiliser easily...
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