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  1. G

    Missed us again

    Thunder storms around last night missed us again apart from a little piddly shower pastures ate burning up
  2. APJ

    Oilseed Desiccation 2022

    Anyone close to putting roundup on there rape? Ours is turning rapidly.
  3. Agriland RSS

    ARCZero project hosts its first farm walk

    Written by Richard Halleron from Agriland The first of seven ARCZero farm walks was recently hosted by Roger and Hilary Bell, who hail from Kells, Co. Meath and Co. Antrim. Approximately 150 people attended the event. Two fundamental drivers are now in place, which many believe will kickstart...
  4. abitdaft

    Yorkshire Couple Farm Split?

    I can see why the thread was closed, some of the posts were quite rank, but why close it when this post is made? Oh dear, and men never have affairs while they have children, even if their wife is ill., or one I know of even pregnant, I just admire her energy. Why not close it when remarks...
  5. andybk

    This isnt going to help feed prices , huge hail storm in mid france

    friend of mine just posted this on FB massive hail storm swept through their farm ,mid france
  6. Courier

    More dead cat distraction

    https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10864245/Boris-Johnson-brings-Crown-symbol-pint-glasses-Queens-Platinum-Jubilee.html It was never banned by the E U 🤦🏻‍♂️🤷🏻‍♂️
  7. andybk

    Anyone milking sheep south west ?

    Anyone milking sheep south west ? just dont hear of many doing it , my cousin is looking for a supply , very established cheese maker . any excess can be mopped up by neighbouring national cheese maker .
  8. Wolds Beef

    Growing food in the Back Garden

    Who has decided to grow more in there garden and what are you growing? Salad crps are my first thought. WB
  9. stroller

    Getting dry

    Anyone else think it's getting a bit dry? No rain for weeks, ground cracking, and no rain forecast.
  10. Nigel Wellings

    Hail Insurance on Rape- Worth Doing Or Not?

    With harvest values presently being enough to see outputs of over £1000/acre for OSR I have noticed we are starting to get a number of enquiries from growers about the cost of Insuring against hail. I think there were a number of losses last year in the Cambs/Essex area that may have made people...
  11. Fuzzy

    St. Albans Diocessan Board of Finance - Selling ag land from under Tenant (fbt)

    Anyone had land fbt sold from under them by SADBF Advice and help needed ???
  12. oldoaktree

    Lard will be making a comeback

    Saw on the news today that there’s a shortage of sunflower oil and the rest of the veg oils are in short supply too .
  13. Chris F

    New IPCC Climate Change Mitigation Report coming monday...

    Apart from reducing your nitrogen usage in 2022 ;) I be interested to know how many have actually made change to reduce your carbon footprint over the past 3 years? Feel free to add what and why below. I always await these reports with a sense of dread for what it holds for farming. Generally...
  14. Steevo

    Should George Eustice be removed as Secretary of State?

    Seemed like a worthwhile question given announcements of late.
  15. Agriland RSS

    Status Yellow ice warning for northeast England and Scotland

    Written by Michelle Martin from Agriland The Met Office has put a Status Yellow ice warning in place for northeast England and Scotland. The warning was put in place today (Wednesday, March 30) and extends until 10.00a.m tomorrow (Thursday, March 31). It affects parts of Sheffield and...
  16. yellowbelly

    f**k Up Fortnight

    'Twas always thus - that 10-14 days in the run up to the start of lambing heralds the onslaught of TLD, prolapses, blown guts, abortions and the 1001 other things that can go wrong with sheep :banghead: Many moons ago, when I was young and keen, an old bloke once told me, "A farm or a piece...
  17. borderterribles

    Pigs or Dogs?

    I followed a bus through town the other day and on the back was a VIVA advert. The ad showed a picture of a Spaniel puppy and a piglet. The strapline read "Which is your favourite animal", then in much feinter print " to eat?" Now ,obviously I think that the answer in the UK is pretty obvious...
  18. daveydiesel1

    Russian/ukraine war predictions

    What the general thought on will it escalate in more countries going to war or will putin back down? Any fuel price predictions?
  19. ajd132

    Letting OSR ripen natural

    With glyphosate prices so high shall i just let the rape ripen naturally? I have the combine capacity to do it which i haven't in the past. its conventional so more at risk from rain and wind. crops looks good and even at the moment, are growing quick. Would probably still roundup any pigeoned...
  20. Hutchinsons News

    Make the most of pre-em weed control in beet

    Make the most of pre-em weed control in beet Pre-emergence herbicides will need to feature more prominently in sugar beet weed control programmes in order to mitigate the risks from poorer control later in the season, leading agronomy firm Hutchinsons says. While post-emergence chemistry has...
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