1. grainboy

    Solar farm

    Thoughts ?? personally think. NO, Plenty of new build distribution centres that should have compulsory roof solar,
  2. Boomerang

    Argentinean corn in your corn flakes

    Why are we importing Argentinean corn to make corn flakes ,?whilst growing thousands of ha to chuck into ad plants . Madness yet again.
  3. bobk

    New Zealand to introduce 24 day quarantine

    For anyone coming in contact with a positive case , the woman is nuts
  4. montys

    antibiotic failures appeals

    cow cut teat had ubro red milked in dump bucket day 12 went in by missstake delvo test tank cow and tank sample to dairy hauler how delvo to cow failed my tank passed and all so the hailer but after collection the load sample from my tank nmr lab produced a failer . is nmr using...
  5. Agriland RSS

    DSM and Thai company to measure sustainability of animal farming

    Written by Stella Meehan from Agriland Global science-based company, Royal DSM and CPF (Thailand) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with an aim to measure and improve the environmental footprint and sustainability of animal protein production. This will be done through the use of...
  6. B

    Invasion bets

    So what's people's bets at the moment. I'd wager a tenner on military escalation by end of next week.
  7. Grass And Grain

    Question for Red Tractor on their Facebook post

    I've asked the following question on a RT Facebook post. Let's see what their answer is... The Facebook post, and twitter post... https://fb.watch/aBrG2xj5k9/
  8. Agriland RSS

    NI-bred Simmental stock are ‘first choice’ for Swiss and German customers

    Written by Agriland Team from Agriland The new year is off to a positive start for three Simmental breeders located in countries Antrim and Tyrone, with the successful export of two cows and calves, five heifers and one young bull to Simmental breeders in Switzerland and Germany. The deal...
  9. Fuzzy

    Incredible Low cost Grain Drier

    Cheap way of 'storing' and drying grain !!!
  10. bobk

    Farage on GB news

    Watched it for a week or so now , pretty hard to disagree with anything he says ......
  11. capfits

    What to bring to the Garden party booze up....

    Dear old prime minister had a party at the house when no one else was allowed to, and had guests bring their own juice. https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2022/jan/10/email-shows-boris-johnsons-official-invited-no-10-staff-to-lockdown-byob-party Have to be this...
  12. Danllan


    Sh!t hitting fan, the authorities are now asking Vlad for help in suppressing the people. Will have to be pretty brutal to stop the people now though, since momentum has been gained. If Kazakhstan bins its dictators, there may be others in the region who follow - not helpful for Russia and...
  13. R

    Anglian Water Pipeline

    Anyone else got the joy of Anglian water putting a new water pipeline through their farm , its running from Grantham to Colchester . They want to start digging trial trenches this month!
  14. R

    Is my grass growing?

    So we've had above 10 degrees for around a week now (Gloucestershire)and I'm fairly sure my grass is growing. Wish I had measured it a few days back....Or am I going mad? I really hope it has done as the sheep would be most pleased.. Anyone else seeing new growth? Looks like the cold is back...
  15. Hilly

    Self sufficient

    Germany 93%, I’m impressed .
  16. Direct Driller Magazine

    Farmer Focus - Clive Bailye

    R and R ………….. September 2021 Harvest 2021 was the second in succession where the combine saw no rapeseed through its 12m header. At least this time it was planned, as not an acre was planted following the 100% loss of our 2020 crop. This we redrilled with Linseed after finding most of the...
  17. Phil P

    What did you build over Christmas 2021

    It’s the thread you’ve all been waiting for all year 😉 😂. So, this year’s up coming build projects so far - Really looking forward to the Disney Princess build ☺️ So what’s everyone else building this year? I’m really hoping the D11 is in the Boxing Day sales 🤞🏼🤣
  18. Farm Business RSS

    Ecological practices offer financial benefits for farmers

    Written by John Swire from Farm Business Farmers could increase their profits by 7 per cent by adopting some ecological management practices – and help achieve sustainable and greener goals for agriculture, new research has found. Researchers at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) carried out an...
  19. Dry Rot

    Tell me about Hebrideans?

    I am changing livestock and wondering about Hebrideans. I see quite a few 'out of the car window' up here and have just been reading how biddable:rolleyes: they are on the breed society website. Having had ShetlandxCheviots, I am extremely skeptical! I wouldn't want a pegree flock anyway and it...
  20. J

    Shropshire by Election

    A massive congratulations to to Helen Morgan Lib Dems for winning the North Shropshire by Election. Overturning a massive 23000 vote majority and then winning by 5 thousand votes is a thumping victory. If this is not a wake up call to the tories, I don't know what is. This tory government is...