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  1. Farm Business RSS

    Tyre technologies through the ages: Continental looks back on its history in agricultural tyres

    Written by John Swire from Farm Business As it marks 150 years of tyre manufacturing, Continental is celebrating a rich heritage that included the first pneumatic application for tractors whilst championing future-proofing technology that pushes the boundaries of performance and efficiency...
  2. Agriland RSS

    New 4 Breeds Calf Show launched for NI

    Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland Four of the North’s biggest continental beef breeds have joined forces to launch a new calf show event for Northern Ireland. Taking place on Saturday, November 27, 2021, at Dungannon Farmers Mart, the 4 Breeds Calf Show is a product of talks between the...
  3. Agriland RSS

    75 years of ‘Grey Fergie’ at the Vintage Tractor Show

    Written by William Kellett from Agriland Friends of Ferguson Heritage (FOFH) are planning a 75th anniversary tribute to the TE20 at the Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Machinery Show on November 13 and November 14. The club is hoping to have as many very, very early tractors from the first...
  4. Farm Business RSS

    75 years of Grey Fergie at the Vintage Tractor Show

    Written by John Swire from Farm Business Friends of Ferguson Heritage are planning a 75th anniversary tribute to the TE20 at the Newark Vintage Tractor and Heritage Machinery Show on 13 and 14 November. The club is hoping to have as many very, very early tractors from the first days and weeks...
  5. D

    So is this the post Brexit Utopia we were promised?

    There was a new golden dawn promised by arch Brexiteers if we left the EU. The reality so far, while we await the belated sunrise, which I’m sure will happen: is partially unharvested fruit and vegetable crops, galloping inflation, a chronic shortage of delivery drivers, chaotic scenes at fuel...
  6. andybk

    Can we use red if we pay duty if this fuel crisis continues ?

    Can we use red if we pay duty if this fuel crisis continues ? they allowed us to during last crisis , could be animal walfare issues if it goes on to long, havnt time to trawl the garages to fill up .
  7. capfits

    The Tories are not working...

    Discuss. Will it be a winter of unhappiness in the face of Fuel shortages https://www.reuters.com/world/uk/behave-normally-uk-transport-minister-tells-britons-queuing-fuel-2021-09-26/ Energy price rises...
  8. Barleycorn

    Eating more dairy fat linked to lower risk of heart disease

    https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/eating-more-dairy-fat-linked-to-lower-risk-of-heart-disease-6sjl82fk8 Can't read the whole article as it's behind a paywall, but why aren't AHDB and NFU screaming this from the rooftops?
  9. Agriland RSS

    Consumer side of UK-wide beef research project begins at Balmoral

    Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland Scientists from Scotland have begun a UK-wide beef research project testing which production methods make the best steak at this week’s Balmoral Show. The project is lead by Dunbia, which will work alongside SRUC, Scotland’s Rural University and...
  10. Farm Business RSS

    Continental Tyres appoints Pete Robb as new marketing director

    Written by John Swire from Farm Business Mr Robb’s appointment as marketing director took effect on 1st September and he reports directly to UK managing director, David Smith. Mr Robb’s move to his new role this month coincides with his 20th anniversary with the company. During his career...
  11. Farm Classifieds

    T226888A - Used Continental Row Crop Wheels

    T226888A - Used Continental Row Crop Wheels Advert added by: Chandlers (Farm Equipment) Ltd Machinery Details Category: Parts and Maintenance Wheels Price: £3900 Condition: Used Description Row Crop Welded Wheels, 380/90R46 - 90%, 380/90R30 - 90% Silver...
  12. Yorkshire lad

    CF Fertilisers

    I’ve had an email yesterday that CF are stopping production of AN at Billingham and Ince, due to the cost of gas . It doesn’t say how long for, but it’s not good news How have government allowed one company to have all the AN production in the uk . I thought there were laws regarding monopolies
  13. nivilla1982

    UK, US and Australia launch landmark security pact

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-58564837
  14. Stags Agri

    DISPERSAL SALE OF COMBINE, 4 TRACTORS, TELEHANDLER, RTV, FULL RANGE OF MACHINERY - 28/09/2021

    New Barton Farm, Wembury, Plymouth, PL9 0EE Tue 28 September 2021 DISPERSAL SALE OF COMBINE, 4 TRACTORS, TELEHANDLER, RTV, FULL RANGE OF ARABLE & GRASSLAND MACHINERY, LIVESTOCK & GENERAL EQUIPMENT On behalf of Messrs TJ & CA Jakins PLEASE NOTE ONLINE BIDDING WILL BE AVAILABLE ON ALL TRACTORS...
  15. devonbrion1998

    Getting that finish on lambs?

    I have around 100 lambs I bred this year mid-march born, some will need to hang around for a while but most of them are in pretty good shape and should not take much to finish 50kg ish Just wondering what's the best way to go? they are on reasonable looking grass, do I fetch them in and put on a...
  16. Agriland RSS

    Continental adds 2 more sizes to VF CombineMaster agricultural tyre range

    Written by William Kellett from Agriland Continental has added two additional sizes to the VF CombineMaster agricultural tyre portfolio. Following the successful uptake of the first three sizes since the launch in 2020, the 620/70R26 and 750/65R26 sizes have been added to complement the range...
  17. F

    Brexit again.

    https://www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/markets/article-9914451/Break-EU-border-blockade-Britain-Food-drinks-chiefs-want-action.html
  18. jacobl741

    Grey fergy, fordson 8n 9n

    After an old grey fergy or ford 8/9n. Don’t want a show winner or restored one, want to cosmetically restore it myself. As long as it’s mechanically ok or there abouts that will do 👍🏻 Cheers
  19. holwellcourtfarm

    An interesting piece from the BBC Future Planet section on the importance of death in a natural environment

    https://www.bbc.com/future/article/20210817-rewilding-death-germanys-plan-to-restore-the-necrobiome Thoughts?
  20. A

    The Beltex is supreme.

    Carlisle today - about 700 shearling rams averaged £1500, with a top price of 30,000 gns. I can't remember being at a sale with as much buzz and enthusiasm. And the same will happen next year after about a third of the purchases have died. :banghead:
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