continental

  1. Vader

    In calf cow values

    We got some cows PD 3 month + in calf. What you think they worth to sell, as in what extra over meat price does the calf add ? Cows a mix of beef breeds, no dairy in them and to a limo or blonde bull.
  2. B

    £200000 Suffolk

    Suffolk Tup lamb in Lanark today £200000. trying hard to catch the texels🙉
  3. Vizslaman

    Grey/Gold Fergie to Turriff.

    Hi Folks. I have a guy wanting to buy my Grey/Gold FE35 but he is in Turriff, Aberdeenshire. He has asked me to see if I could get a quote for getting it transported as a back load. TIA
  4. S

    Suckler systems I may have tipped myself over the edge

    Suckler system in a small way 30 cows BBxhol. Bulled to the Charlie. wanting to change the system we have for the cows. We calve in doors in March turn out in April weather dependant. And sell in the following feb onwards. Feel could maybe better the system / refine it. ok her goes tin hat on...
  5. W

    The perfect storm

    Canada burning up. Vast areas of the USA in drought. Germany water logged. Mice plague in Oz. Possible El Niño effect 2021. None existant U.K. stocks of cereals due to poor harvest 20. Sterling value consistent. Could be the year to sit on 2021 harvest? £250/t feed wheat base?
  6. devonbrion1998

    Lamb wormer advise

    I don't have any real worm issues in the ewes or lambs this year, but was wondering what you think about worming with a different drench? I have used Oramec forever just thinking should I do something different.
  7. Agriland RSS

    Effects of Covid-19 restrictions on Northern Ireland air quality revealed

    Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland We might have expected fewer flights and less road traffic to have improved air quality in Northern Ireland during lockdown. However, a DAERA-commissioned study has revealed the complicated picture of what makes up the air we breathe. Significant...
  8. Jo Lupton

    Cheviot Mule vs NofE Mule

    I've always fancied a few cheviot mules and, after years of only running NofE mules, I've finally persuaded management (my mum) to have a trip to Longtown this year and try a few. I've been doing a bit of reading however, and found a few people saying they struggle to get cheviot mules to rear a...
  9. Cope Seeds News

    Lincs-based agri seed business Cope Seeds & Grain announces new owner following management buyout

    Lincs-based agri seed business Cope Seeds & Grain announces new owner following management buyout The Lincolnshire-based agri seeds business Cope Seeds & Grain has a new majority owner following a successful management buyout. Managing director Gemma Clarke has bought out the majority...
  10. G

    Canada burning up

    Crops are dying
  11. D

    Single acting spool valve won’t let oil back.

    The traction drive variable pulley ram on my JD1085 combine will press the pulley together when pressurised but when the valve is moved to dump it will not depressurise the ram and release the pressure on the pulley. If I undo the pipe at the pulley and let the oil out the pulley does open back...
  12. Agriland RSS

    Claas to expand eastwards along the Silk Road

    Written by Justin Roberts from Agriland Kazakhstan would not seem the obvious place for Claas to establish a factory, but in an agreement with the government it has agreed to do just that. According to a statement issued by Kazakh Invest – the state organisation charged with attracting...
  13. G

    Store Cattle Prices

    what are people having to pay for good Continental x dairy and Native x dairy 12-18 month stores at the moment in the lump or by the KG?
  14. Mrfarmjunk

    Wanted continental bull calves

    Looking for continental bull calves Must be TB4 Located in Yorkshire but will travel for calves no problem. I rear the calves myself and fatten them all the way through.
  15. caveman

    Hancock doing injections.

    Rumour has it...he's been practicing on his aide.
  16. MX7

    Are a lot of younger professors, researchers vegatarian/vegan?

    I ask the above as I see on the BBC News app today that some “government body” is saying yet again society must reduce their intake of meat to help save the planet. :mad: When we drove up the M6 to Glasgow and back from the Cotswolds last Sunday,I thought to my self as we drove through the...
  17. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    Domestic premium for rapeseed in 2021/22?

    Oilseed rape (OSR) production in the UK in 2020 reached just 1.04Mt. This was the lowest production this century. As a result, we have imported 564.8Kt of OSR so far this season (July 20 – April 21). Over 75% of these imports have been from outside the EU, due to the tightness in the...
  18. C

    Hay v silage

    If I cut a field of grass, half is made into silage, half is made into hay, which is the best feed for milking cows and why?
  19. D

    violent dog walker

    So what is the best way with these people. In the field earlier loading some insect netting, noticed a guy running spaniels 150 metres from path from one end of field to the other. I stopped tractor asked him to keep dogs under close control, extremely threating & violent. I'm in dry stone...
  20. H

    When to kill Young Bulls

    Looking for advice on the best route of getting rid of.young fat bulls! They are average age of 10 months just now and there average weight is 490kg. They are a mix of Limousine and AngusX Bulls, currently doing above 2kg DLWG Currently my thought process was take them to 650kg live weight...
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