1. F

    Is this a fair deal? Opinions please

    I’m a farm worker working for a tenant farmer. I’ve worked for the farm for 2 and a half years now and I’m on xx a year salary. I pay £xxx a month rent for a large farm house on one of the rented farms. I’m due a review.
  2. icanshootwell

    People trailer.

    Looking for a 12 person trailer to buy or hire, need it in 2 weeks so to late to get one made, any ideas welcome.
  3. Speedstar

    Dealer changes again the north or england & south of Scotland

    Any one hear of the some dealer changes in the north of England & south of Scotland , All to do with Mf & Fendt .
  4. D

    Power Harrow Combis, Are they really any good?

    As title. Are they any better than an MF30 drilling onto power harrowed ploughed land after its dried off a bit? To me the weight on the back of the tractor looks horrendous and the dainty little suffolk coulters don't look up to the job. It looks like a steam roller closely followed by smear...
  5. Old Tip

    National Beef Association on the wrong track ?

    I read in the Farmers Guardian that the NBA are suggesting the age at which cattle can be sold as prime beef be lowered to 27 months to allegedly reduce the carbon footprint of beef production. Firstly I completely disagree with their calculations as slower grown grass fed beef actuallytakes...
  6. teslacoils

    World Record Wheat For Harvest 2021

    *If* I had a tiny penis, and *if* I felt the need to compensate for this by growing a huge pile of wheat, what would be the things I would do? Ignoring soil and location, how would you set up for a world record? Obviously you'd publicly say it was down to some crazy trace element, or dancing...
  7. Farmer Roy

    Tony Abbott ( former Australian PM ) as a UK trade advisor ??😮

    Oh Boris, we are judged by the company we keep so you should read this. They neglected to include the bit about him supporting a convicted pedophile and his sashay into Honours where he demoted a Prince to a Knight. Nor is it explicit that he not only lost his PMship at the hands of his party...
  8. roscoe erf

    this can not be true...................can it

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  9. Chris F

    Record Recession figures are finally in -20.4%

    Im amazed it not worse to be honest.
  10. B

    Renewing ancient permanent pasture

    Hello all looking for some advice, topic probably been covered several times... so apologies for that. I have acquired some very old permanent pasture. Looking for advice on how and when to revitalise this ground ideally into a new ley, woild want to get started as soon as possible. What would...
  11. J

    John Deere 6230 Premium

    We have a 6230P that when you try to indicate the indicator won’t stay on, it seems that it is whenever the steering wheel is in a specific position as sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn’t. Any ideas?
  12. Farm Business RSS

    BVA sets out roadmap to control and eradicate bovine tuberculosis

    Written by Iain Hoey The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has set out a comprehensive approach to tackling bovine tuberculosis (bTB) across the UK, drawing on behavioural science and proposing 35 wide-ranging recommendations. BVA’s new bTB policy position has brought together veterinary...
  13. Robt

    Mitsubishi pulling out of UK?

    This just came up on Twitter. Maybe @Cowabunga knows more? Mitsubishi has written to its UK dealers and informed them of its plans to withdraw from the UK and European markets. According to reports in Automotive Management, Mitsubishi plans to retain as much of the 103-strong dealer network as...
  14. S

    Puma 140 to small for 16/18t trailers?

    Hi all, I'm in the market for a tractor to mostly pull 16/18t potato and onion trailers with the odd load of maize too hopefully. Budget is very tight (close to £25,000 as poss) and I had been aiming for the likes of a 69/7530 Deere for simplicity and resale value, but I've seen a couple of...
  15. slim shiny

    New MF

    😳😳 https://mf8s.masseyferguson.com/mf8s.html
  16. Ceri

    John deere 5125R. What's the verdict on this model?

    Hi all.... thinking of buying a 5125r with a standard 16/16 gearbox, complete with front end loader to replace a very tired 6230. Anyone got any opinions on this model and my major question is how reliable are they......? I wouldn't wanna spend a few ££££ and have a tractor that keeps breaking...
  17. G

    Kelso tup sales

    they cancelled for this year
  18. Ukjay

    Stone Window Boards

    Hello, I have a bit of a project that I need some insight as to where I could get a piece of Limestone or similar to replace a hidden and rotten window board for our property. I was removing tiles and modern plaster etc from the downstairs toilet, where I found plasterboard hiding what I found...
  19. S

    advise please,jd 6230 banging when brakes released

    Hi new to here and not really a farmer (car and van mechanic with a mot station and a small holding) I bought a jd6230 standard 2009 with a loader a few months ago for doing our hayledge,no experience with tractors and only used to driving my international 685xl. when clearing the fields and...
  20. PowderedToastMan

    Inefficiencies in modern machinery?

    Hi all, I am an Ag- Engineering student. Soon I will be asked by my college to make a project for my course based upon making something better. I have decided to do this project on something Electrical in modern Ag machinery. I already have a few ideas running around but wondered what people...