1. W

    4 cylinder question.

    Currently running a 160hp 6 cylinder but looking to change it shortly. It’s main jobs are ploughing with a 4 furrow reversible, 3 meter power Harrow, bailing, cutting silage, slurry tanking and silage/grain haulage with 12 ton trailers. Thinking about changing it for a 4 cylinder, the 6130R...
  2. spikeislander

    8m tine seeder, options ?

    Hi there currently running a 8m Vaddy and a 6m ts evo for when wet. With constant bg pressure late drilling looks likely to only become greater and although the vaderstad is awesome and will never leave, I’m thinking an 8m tineseeder would be a good step up? What are my options? The kv is good...
  3. Farm Classifieds


    HORSCH 6RT Advert added by: AMTEC Smart Farming Solutions. Machinery Details Category: Other Price: £33950 Condition: U Description 2016 year, very good discs, good twin STS packer, good condition. How to make contact with the...
  4. Farm Business RSS

    New division launched to focus on Scot JCB’s agricultural customers

    Written by Lydia Turner The Scot JCB Group has launched a new division to spearhead its machinery and parts sales and service operations for agricultural customers. The company is combining Kelso & Lothian Harvesters and A M Phillip Agritech and forming Scot Agri, a new agricultural brand...
  5. Agriland RSS

    Scot JCB group launches new division to focus on its agri-customers

    Written by William Kellett The Scot JCB group has launched a new division to spearhead its machinery and parts sales and service operations for agricultural customers. The company is combining Kelso & Lothian Harvesters and A M Phillip Agritech and forming Scot Agri, a new agricultural brand...
  6. D

    How Do I Avoid the Wet Winter Slump?

    The wet winter has really tested us this year on the heavy clay land. We have different scenarios: 1. Ploughed nicely late summer, drilled a bit late in the autumn, November. Not terrible but a low plant population in the worst areas due to drowning. What had survived looks good but it’s too...
  7. L

    Worsening blackgrass/ryegrass problem.

    I'm in my fifth year of strip tilling following a more traditional plough/power harrow based system. I had some decent results in the first few years but the last two wet autumn /winters have not been so great. My main problem is the blackgrass is getting out of hand, I don't think my...
  8. P

    Best trailed sprayer for liquid fert

    Looking into moving away from granular and using liquid. Which trailed sprayers have people found the best to work with, 5000/6000lt 36 meter.
  9. jackrussell101

    Best value second hand strip/direct drill for cereals?

    Just wondering...
  10. P

    Single Axle Chaser Bins

    There are a few single axle chaser bins around at sensible money. Looking at one for possibly drill filling and possibly weighing up using lorries for further away ground. Are the single axle ones unstable? The couple of seen seem around 15-16Ts
  11. H

    Pressure or flow - sprayer

    What’s the pros and cons of each system?
  12. B

    Massey ferguson 30 drill

    Hello farmers, I am new here and like to say hello. Could anybody help me with this question: I would like to buy a massey Ferguson seeder 30 with 4 meter wide. I am planning to use it on my no-till land, it is light and sandy soil. I am writing from north germany. Do you think this could work...
  13. Chae1

    Auto boom height control

    Bought another sprayer and considering adding auto boom height control. Boom is only 28m so not massive width. A lot of fields I spray are undulating to say the least. Not many flat. Do you think it's worth paying the extra for it? A arag unit would work with sprayers existing control unit...
  14. S

    FM-1000 and Horsch Pronto DC ISOBUS issues?

    A new to us Trimble FM-1000 with ISOBUS unlock with our some years old Horsch Pronto DC Combi Seeder. Task Controller seems to be OK for Section and Rate Control. Latest firmware on both gadgets. But to our disapointment we do not get any sound alarm from the FM-1000 when the seed of fertilizer...
  15. Hutchinsons News

    Variable rate drilling more accessible than ever

    Variable rate drilling more accessible than ever Converting a standard land metered drill into a variable rate drill has never been easier or more affordable with the launch this spring of a new variable drill conversion kit, Omnia E-Seed. Developed by leading crop production specialists...
  16. S

    Which mounted sprayer

    Thinking of swapping our Amazone 28meter 2000L mounted sprayer. Been a good sprayer but only thing that lets it down is the time it takes to fold/unfold. Anyone running a landquip or kuhn. And other make with a tidy folding boom worth looking at.
  17. Farm Classifieds

    Horsch DC6

    Horsch DC6 Advert added by: Machinery Details Category: Tillage Drills Price: £32000 Condition: Excellent Description Ready to go and fitted with Genuine new wearing parts...... double drilling discs, bearings, seed firming paddles, internal drilling disc scrapers and...
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    HORSCH SPRINTER 6 ST Advert added by: Tom Jackson @tompj321 Machinery Details Category: Tillage Drills Price: £36000 Condition: Used Description FOR SALE HORSCH SPRINTER 6 ST Reason for sale - upgraded to grain & fert machine. YR 2009 Grain Only Front...
  19. Clive

    No fungicide 2021

    nearly may and yet to use a fungicide, crops spotless clean cold, dry - could this be the first year we don’t use this group of chemicals at all ? rain could change things yet but it will need to be significant now to rebalance smd’s anyone else not applied a fungicide to wheat or barley...
  20. H

    Will we be ploughing for re seeding in the future?

    With farmers taking the blame for wrecking the planet do you think we will be ploughing up permanent grassland to re seed?