1. H

    Italy's in shut down

    If Italy is in shut down is it that reporters from all over the world can suddenly arrive there to report ? I'm just hope that the Vegan bandwagon doesn't try ,by some means, to link it to livestock however tenuously just to cause doubt and mischief !
  2. D

    Used Robots

    Contemplating a 65 cow unit as a spinoff to a larger conventional milking platform. Just visited a farm running two robots on a grass platform and was very impressed by the set up, run by a very knowledgable young lady, who very kindly and patiently answered our novice questions. Soooo.... been...
  3. D

    Woodland renting

    Hi I don't know if I'm in the right place. So apologies if I'm not. Looking for a small woodland area. Based around the west Midlands. Don't mind travelling. Needed for wild camping and bushcraft training.
  4. H

    poor man management

    25 year old man came to me looking for accommodation.. he was cowman on a large 850 cow , 2 farm company ,he was looking for accommodation because he was leaving his job because he had only 3 days off ln last 6 months he was promised every other weekend off when he took the job...
  5. Chasingmytail

    attempted break in to workshop last night - need further security measures

    Tried to break through the welded box then turned to trying to lift the steel sheet. Must of been there some time and gave up. Need to secure the workshop internally - what are the best options - infrared beam?
  6. FIL46

    4wd action

    Found these boys on youtube now that is proper off roading and camping
  7. R

    Field required for a party

    Hi everyone, I'm looking for a field to hire for an annual party that my friend Mark and I put on for our close friends and their families - hoping I might find some options here as everything I find online seems to be geared up for weddings (and priced accordingly)... Its my turn to find venue...
  8. Bogweevil

    Thought French would be too sensible but it seems not

    You might think a famously logical nation might not be so silly...
  9. Wildebeest

    Woodland / wasteland required in Dorset

    5 - 10 acres of secluded Woodland required in Dorset or on the border of neighbouring counties for Beekeeping hobby, family weekend camping during the summer months & general woodland conservation and family enjoyment. Ideal plot will have easy access (vehicle access) from the public highway...
  10. andybk

    Australia burns , what effect is it having on national stock / crop levels

    My deepest sympathies for our forum members down under there have been some heartbreaking stories , we all see the headlines around this side of globe , but just how widespread is this disaster ? , is it effecting the whole continent ? are all crops / stock , dead from drought ? what effect...
  11. G

    Following on from the fed up faming post

    How many of us have sons daughters or family coming into the buisness to carry on do you own your farm and how old are you im 57 own my farm son and daughter with good jobs outside farming and wont be coming to take over
  12. Veryfruity


    My mother in law is with us at the moment, and she lives near Knepp castle in Sussex which has been rewilded. No small concern, I was shocked to learn, it’s 3500acres ! Aside from the tourist stuff how does this work financially ?
  13. Cowabunga

    New LR Defender

    Been to JLR Halewood, Merseyside today to see the vehicle in the metal. No production model to show even at this stage. None to be produced for sale for a good while yet, possibly none this year. Only 240hp diesels available until late next year and deliveries of those to UK customers only...
  14. Eazycamp

    Camping on Farmland

    Dear All, We run a successful camping business called EazyCamp in the New Forest and under our Camping Exemption License, we are looking for new coastal plots across the South of England to expand our growing business. Our License enables us to camp for up to 60 nights per year anywhere in...