1. Agriland RSS

    Lakeland Dairies’ revenue increases by over 5.7% to €1.09 billion in 2020

    Written by Agriland Team Cross-border dairy co-operative Lakeland Dairies’ revenue increased by over 5.7% to hit €1.09 billion in 2020, up by €59.3 million on the prior year figure of €1.03 billion. Lakeland has today (Wednesday, April 14) announced its results for the year ending December 26...
  2. Agriland RSS

    Scottish government proposals on slurry and silage are ‘excessively blunt’

    Written by William Kellett NFU Scotland has condemned the Scottish government proposals for silage, slurry and digestate as “excessively blunt” and “ill thought-out”. Responding to the Scottish government’s worrying consultation on the storage of silage, slurry and digestate, and the...
  3. Grassman

    High pressure till end of april

    Just been on the BBC predicting high pressure till the end of April with very little rain. Going to be a difficult start for crops.
  4. Clive

    Bitersaltz vs liquid Magnesium ?

    Having seen decent results from Magnesium with fungicide applications here I'm pretty convinced that along with Manganese t's a micronutrient worth using routinely on our soil types. Bitersaltz has been our cheap go-to product but it's not the most users friendly when filling a 6000L sprayer...
  5. The Guardian RSS

    Legumes research gets flexitarian pulses racing with farming guidance

    Legumes research gets flexitarian pulses racing with farming guidance Written by Sofia Quaglia Plant more bean-like crops in Europe and consider ‘healthy diet transition’ to beat climate crisis, say scientists Adding the likes of peas, lentils, beans, and chickpeas to your diet, and farming...
  6. Farmdeals

    9% Magnesium Sulphate IBC Offer - From £463

    Good afternoon all, We have a new deal on Foliar Magnesium. Magnesium 9% is a foliar fertiliser for the correction of Magnesium deficiency based upon Magnesium Sulphate delivered in non returnable 1000 litre IBCs Prices start at £463.00 per IBC. Additional Delivery charges may apply depending...
  7. Coop

    Kg per acre

    hi how many kg per acre of 20.10.10 would you put on permanent pasture for sheep grazing?
  8. T

    Mixed Sunflower seeds

    Does anywhere do mixed Sunflower seeds? I would like to plant a few small paddocks approx 5 acres with a diverse mixture of head sizes, heights, colours, etc I can't find anyone doing something like this other than garden supplies selling them by the packet. Also could these be direct drilled...
  9. Granite Farmer

    What is an acceptable margin of error.....

    .....when spreading fertiliser. I've just finished rebuilt the spreading equipment on my spreading as rust had sized it up. So I first job for the repaired spreader was to apply 330kg/ha of 27-0-0-10 on 8ha of winter barley across two not quite rectangular fields at 21m bout width. However...
  10. T

    Kuhn Axis 40.2 dosing error

    The Kuhn axis 40.2 ecm i am using is recording less product than actually used, even with quality products such as nitram, more has been applied by the spreader than is recorded on weigh counter, any ideas what is wrong with it? The picture attached was 2400kg spread but has been recorded as...
  11. H

    Situation Vacant Skilled Arable Operator - Stamford (Near Peterborough)

    Skilled arable operator required on 600ha farm on Lincolnshire/Cambridgeshire border to the east of Stamford. Cropping includes cereals, sugar beet, OSR and beans Requirements: Full UK Driving Licence Telehandler, PA1, PA2 and PA4 S+G qualifications Experienced machinery operator with...