1. CopperBeech

    Store Lambs

    Its coming that time of year again. We will be buying store lambs over the next couple of months, prices currently very strong, as there is plenty of grass around, but have a feeling they will slip back due to later harvest in a lot of places. Anyway, just thought I would enquire if anyone on...
  2. N

    Sheep keep/ stubble turnips

    Thinking of putting stubble turnips in ,what is the going rate for sheep keep.not fenced.
  3. Clive

    SFI Pilot questions / thoughts

    I’m sure we are not the only farm on TFF currently trying to understand and prepare an SFI application so I thought a thread to discuss and make sense of options maybe a good idea ? Have to say not finding the help line too helpful so far ! hows anyone else getting on a d what standards /...
  4. Grassman

    Camera mirrors

    So it's getting common for hgv type vehicles to have small cameras and monitors instead of mirrors. Clever stuff. Saves having a big expensive mirror stuck out of the side of the cab and can be made to follow the rear of a trailer when reversing. Etc. Surely for tractors and telehandlers it...
  5. onthehoof

    Lucky escape

    Farm safety week too Amazingly no one seriously hurt, go steady
  6. Batty

    Pig movements ?

    How’s everyone out there getting on with keeping the numbers moving. Both weaner and finished sellers. Seems a perfect storm of reduced demand lowered abattoir throughputs and cheaper imports floating around. Email from red tractor with a few more new addons, new crop wheat prices lifting. Red...
  7. diesel1

    Low loader / beaver tail haulage CR5 Surrey area

    Looking for a haulage company in the coulsdon-purely- cr5 south London area, anyone know of any haulage company's in this area, have a military truck to get back to yorkshire.
  8. benfivepoints

    Free 10,000L Water Tank - Collection Only - Hackney

    10,000 Litre Horizontal Transport Tank made by Enduramaxx, Approx two years old. Previously used at our brewery as water buffer tank, we have installed copper cooling tubing. Specification from Enduramaxx website; Dimensions (mm) 4200 x 1900 x 1800 Lid: 455mm Stainless steel 2″ bolted tank...
  9. Agriland RSS

    Scottish tractor run to raise money for cancer and haematology care

    Written by William Kellett from Agriland A spectacular array of vintage tractors will take to the road in Scotland this weekend in aid of cancer charities. The Mearns Vintage Vehicle Club will stage a tractor run from Laurencekirk to Brechin on Sunday, July 18. The run will start from road...
  10. thesilentone

    When is the time to confront the elephant in the room ?

    Our action to negate or slow global warming is clearly not going fast enough. I don't point the finger at the UK exclusively, we are far from the worst offenders, however in general, are we doing enough ? Looking at Agriculture alone, currently social media is full of pictures of tractors...
  11. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    GB regional wheat production estimates 2021/22

    Yesterday we published the final AHDB Crop Development report of the 2020/21 growing season, which gives a pre-harvest update into the condition of the main crops in Great Britain. Making use of the regional and national condition scores enables a picture of how 2021/22 production could shape...
  12. D

    Mass Balance

    Soon be harvest. How are supposed to do this then? I have one trailer with a primitive weigher the other 3 have no weigher. I know what leaves the farm as I have the weight returns but I don’t know what is harvested to within half a ton per acre. So how’s it going to work then?
  13. mixed farm

    Is front suspension needed in a 40k tractor?

    As above. Cab suspension is included but front is an extra. Thoughts
  14. Agriland RSS

    UK HGV drivers must comply with Irish law – TD

    Written by Agriland Team from Agriland All motorists must continue to comply with the rules of the road in Ireland to ensure safe driving and working conditions, as HGV (heavy goods vehicle) drivers’ hours are being increased to tackle driver shortages in the UK, a Fine Gael TD has said...
  15. S

    Cost of keeping ewes per year.

    Probably done a million times. trying to get a handle on costs of running the ewes over 12 month period. not including rent or labour. out door lambing flock. sure somebody altersthe figures each time I look 😂.
  16. Murdoch

    Looking for advice on selling stock privately

    I’m looking for some advice, I’m just about to put 40 calves up for sale. Last year was my first year farming and I sold them all through groups on facebook. I said in the advert I’d like to be payed by bank transfer, the first guy tried but said his bank wouldn’t allow him to transfer that much...
  17. Jsmith2211

    What to charge for delivery

    Hello chaps. What do people charge for delivering haylidge? I've got a maxxum 125 and teagle titan with bale extension, get about 18 bales on a load if you cram them on, probably more like 15 with wrapped bales, though ive yet to try it. Trying to work out the best way to charge, per mile or per...
  18. chaffcutter

    Straw in the swath, auction results 2021

    Hi, anyone selling straw this harvest, what's the market like where you are?
  19. S

    Case Puma cvx transmission

    What are they like? Is it their own or zf or another make ? user opinion, is it user friendly Thanks