1. ffukedfarmer

    Hay Making 2021

    Anyone made a start yet?!
  2. L

    Toyota Rav or Volvo xc 60

    Looking at both of these at moment(3to4 years old). Used to diesel and open to gearbox options. Has anyone any experiences either positive or negative of the above vehicles?
  3. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    Domestic rapeseed; from net-export to net-import

    This article is the second in a series this week on changes to crop fundamentals ahead of the third release of the AHDB balance sheet on Thursday. In this article, I am going to discuss: The domestic outlook for OSR in 2021 – looking at production, imports and consumption. The supply & demand...
  4. Bury the Trash

    Speaking out for Small farmers. Good for him i reckon.
  5. Paddy on

    Can I put a turbo in a stockman case 895?

    I am wondering if I can put a turbo in our case 895 because I am looking for more power is there a difference between 895 engine and the 995 engine apart from a turbo
  6. Agriland RSS

    RHASS announce next generation judges for Royal Highland Showcase

    Written by William Kellett The Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland (RHASS) has unveiled this year’s beef cattle judges for the forthcoming Royal Highland Showcase, taking place from June 14 – June 20, 2021. This year’s judges have all earned their place on the judging line up...
  7. T

    Father Son relationship

    To give a bit of background I help my Dad on a small hill farm. The farm has always been a part time hobby for Dad who up until retirement worked as a hub driver. We farm just under 100 acres 50 acres owned by Dad , 10 acres owned by me and 40 acres rented. I have a full time 9-5 office job and...
  8. jed

    Battery storage

    Hi chaps As above I’ve been approached by a company saying that we have suitable ground for a electricity battery storage facility . Offering good money index linked over 30 years 5 acres required. They want me to sign a letter of Authority to give them permission to negotiate with the power...
  9. Oneman37

    Rouge or Charollais

    Had my mind set on purchasing a Charollais ram to run with ewe lambs. But from working with some over the winter, put me off somewhat. They are mad and less settled than my other ewes. would a rouge be calmer ?
  10. O

    We are leaving the EU

    My wife and I that is. We never wanted to be part of it,and voted against it in the first referendum as well as the second, but 18 years ago we felt we needed to live somewhere warmer. I was castigated for living in Portugal during the lead up to Brexit, but, whilst I refused to go into detail...
  11. G

    Easy calving A.I bull

    Looking at getting some limousin semen from genus or cogent for some Angus and limousin X heifers, any recommendations? Must be easy calving, or any other breeds?
  12. H

    Will we be ploughing for re seeding in the future?

    With farmers taking the blame for wrecking the planet do you think we will be ploughing up permanent grassland to re seed?
  13. rm36house

    Noise level in 1056xl cab and MFD doesn't engage when it needs to.

    Friends I have some thoughts. In winter time I had repaired MFD solenoid with new o-rings, gasket, filter, etc but problem is not solved at all. I ploughed and front doesn't help ploughing when I'm driving, but when I stop than switch shines and shows me that front wheel drive is active. Where...
  14. B


    looking today in the ford tractor section of e bay, yes the same ford 6610 series 2 with loader , got a continental hitch and number plate, says recides in perth ? at a low price ? then go on the classic cars section others stick out , waiting like a baited hook to catch some poor? maybe greedy...
  15. jerseycowsman

    Is it going to rain again or is this 1976 mark 2??

    As the title says!
  16. Oneman37

    Rouge sheep/Ram

    Would love to hear peoples expieriences, of the Rouge Sheep as thinking of buying in a ram soon. Hear they milk better than the Charollais and aren’t as wild or are more docile. Is this true ? Are they as prolific as a Charollais ?
  17. Agriland RSS

    New Zealand government expected to announce end to live exports

    Written by Agriland Team The New Zealand government is expected to end its live animal export trade. 1 NEWS in NZ is reporting that the government could bring in a ban on the practice of exporting live animals this week, but it may be phased out over a two-year period. The move follows recent...
  18. S

    Beltex ram??

    I'm in the market for a new ram and have been offered what looks like a lovely beltex ram. I've never had a beltex so wanted to know if they come with any problems. Hes a 3 year old apparently with no health conditions and the owner says he hits 100% giving 185%. Hel be going in with my small...
  19. Bald Rick

    Boat Race, Great Ouse, Cambridgeshire

    Just been watching the women’s race .. Very flat, pretty boring and wet looking albeit likely fertile And respect to the man watching off the roof of his combine.
  20. E

    Worcester Aberdeen Angus sale 3rd April.

    I know they aren't everybody's cup of tea on here (naming no names) but is anyone going this Saturday? We have 2 bulls entered and I'm sure there will be a lot of good cattle there.