1. Agriland RSS

    New EU Animal Health Law to have implications NI BVD programme

    Written by Rachel Martin The EU’s new Animal Health Law, which brings Bovine viral diarrhea (BVD) into legislation for the first time, will have implications for Northern Ireland’s eradication programme. Just under a third (31.6%) of Northern Ireland herds currently do not meet the required...
  2. Derrick Hughes

    Herbal Ley

    Herbal Ley Grass Seed Mix (Acre Pack)All species that require and grow only well on light land, have been removed such as Lucerne and Sainfoin Derrick Hughes 07415121700 2.20 kg PARDUS Meadow Fescue 2.65 kg TODDINGTON Perennial Ryegrass Late Dip 1.85 kg COMER Timothy 1.00 kg LOFA Festulolium...
  3. W

    Cancel your NFU membership now

    There’s loads of threads about Red Tractor and within them loads of moans about various quangos within all the Ag sectors. Guys and Gals for christ sake just cancel your NFU memberships tonight. Send emails to you local secretary informing them you are cancelling because of the likes of Red...
  4. K

    Sick rabbit, doesn't eat anything, sits in place, please help!

    Hello todays morning i noticed that my rabbit (female) lays in the corner of the cage, she only changes her position (from laying on her belly to laying on her side with back legs stretched out. She didn't eat her breakfast carrot, cauliflower leaf and dried dill stalks. She's been eating one to...
  5. bobk

    Ivermectin , covid cure

    Commonly used in Asia , sounds well dodgy https://www.ijidonline.com/article/S1201-9712(20)32506-6/fulltext
  6. P

    Stop diarrhea in your chicken- must read.

    This is season of diarrhea in chickens. I have categorized diseases causing running whitish, greenish, yellow and blood stain chicken poop. Read below http://poultryfarmguide.com/blog/how-to-stop-watery-whitish-greenish-brownish-yellow-and-blood-stain-in-your-chickens-poops/
  7. G

    Recommendations for growing gilts.

    Hi, have 4 saddleback gilts intended for the freezer. Currently on a 19% protein ration twice a day and fallen apples. Aiming for them not to lay down too much fat, should I continue with this high protein diet? They probably weigh 35/40 kgs and would like to grow on for another couple of...
  8. Macsky

    Ivermectin V Covid 19

    Interesting stuff!
  9. Bald Rick

    Farmers in shorts ... an occasional series

    The sun has got his hat on .. Lookee here ... proper dairyman legs in their growing culture Beat that ...
  10. T

    Lamb with scours

    I moved some ewes with lambs onto fresh pasture on Sunday. Today I have noticed just one lamb (just over 8 weeks old) with diarrhea. It's down his tail and back end, and whilst I was cleaning what I could with a tissue (I'll wash him down properly once I have a hand later) it started coming out...
  11. W

    Time to take back some control?

    Noes the time to increase our margin leaving the price where it is for the end user but decreasing the processors and supermarkets margin? Imports have or will stop so we’re going to have to be self sufficient for a period of time and this situation could easily happen again. So why can’t we...
  12. Turkish_FR

    Contradictions/Possiblities about Corona

    Share contradictory points and possiblities you see about the recent Corona issue. Contradiction: India which is one of the less hygienical country in the World and border neighbor of China has no serious Corona issue.
  13. Chae1


    Thought it would be idea to start a thread for all tffers suffering from the virus? If you could get family members to update it if you die? Would give a better indication of fatality rate than what we're getting told. Hope none of you catch it.
  14. H

    Italy's in shut down

    If Italy is in shut down .....how 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 !
  15. Fendt

    Employee & mates

    I am frequently annoyed by my main tractor driver who seems to spend a lot of time taking phone calls from his mates while at work. This also then follows on to having mates suddenly appear as soon as any field work starts to come for a ride with him on whatever job he’s doing. Tonight he was...
  16. P

    Are you adding 15 Euro/finisher in slurry

    Are you adding up to 15 euro per finisher in the slurry (yes adding). Lawsonia ,your profits in the slurry? Infection with Lawsonia can cause diarrhea......... Read the full article at http://pfms.mozello.com/february-2020-artic/lawson/
  17. P

    Costly mistakes in farm feed mill

    Beware of this costly mistake in the farm feed mixer When reviewing the feed mix we find several errors, and the consequence is typically expensive in the form of high feed consumption, diarrhea or low meat percentage. See more at...
  18. P

    Gilts management

    Gilts management If you send a gilt for slaughter after weaning the first litter, it must have been a deficit business. It may have it even if it gets two litters. It is probably only after weaning the third litter that it contributes positively to the farm economy. With a replacement...
  19. Blaithin

    Get Yer Toque On!

    So this forum is full of international members poking our noses out here and there. Sometimes there's even questions from the UK about Canada which people are generally kind enough to tag me in because I'm worse than awful for seeing them myself :LOL: The last couple of years I've done a Day a...
  20. Dealer

    Legal use of the word steak

    I keep seeing vegan substitutes being promoted as steak I,e Greg's vegan steak bakes Surely the food industry and farmers should be challenging this in court Along the same lines as the protected foods legislation Champagne Cornish pasties Melton mowbray pork pies They are using terms for...