1. C

    Avison Sprayers

    Has anyone had any dealings with Avison Sprayers? There's a sprayer on website that looks alright and is sort of right money I want to pay, And just wondered if it will be worth a trip out to see it.
  2. Farm Classifieds

    Knight 24 Metre Trailed Sprayer

    Knight 24 Metre Trailed Sprayer Advert added by: Russell Group and Hallmark Tractors Machinery Details Category: Sprayers Trailed sprayers Price: £5500 Condition: Description Knight 24m trailed sprayer, Line rec, tracking...
  3. Farm Classifieds

    Knight 21 Metre Trailed Sprayer

    Knight 21 Metre Trailed Sprayer Advert added by: Russell Group and Hallmark Tractors Machinery Details Category: Sprayers Trailed sprayers Price: £3500 Condition: Description Knight 21 metre trailed sprayer, 2300 litre tank, current NSTS ticket...
  4. S

    Cover crop seed rates

    In the past I've generally broadcast rye and or oats at 100 to 150 kg/ha then cultivating it in. If I'm putting in expensive seed I'll drill, such as radish etc. This year I've got a pallet of vetch so what sort of seed rate would be worth using if mixing with the cereals, also would I get away...
  5. H

    Hustings ...and who to vote for 🤷‍♂️🤷‍♂️

    As a party member I get the chance to vote for the next leader , I say leader but I don't think either could lead a thirsty horse to water!, I've not heard either of them talk about agriculture or care for the elderly which is becoming a big issue in society . I struggle to see Shitup being...
  6. TFF

    Trials, Tribulations and Successes of Integrated Pest Management – BCPC 7th Annual Review 2022-07-11

    15 Jun 2022 In February this year, the BCPC Pests and Beneficials group met for its 7th annual meeting, this time focusing on Integrated Pest Management (IPM). The meeting’s objective was to better understand how to deliver practical IPM solutions to farmers. The message coming from this...
  7. 7610 super q

    Next PM ?

    Who............and how long will they last ?
  8. Steevo

    Sajid Javid has gone. So has Rishi Sunak.

    Anyone else hoping and praying that George Eustice will be next?!! :D
  9. L

    Stubble turnips, who grows them?

    I have a field of grass I intend to graze with sheep over winter it adjoins a field of spring barley does anyone successfully sow stubble turnips after spring barley or is it too late? It would be the first few days in September before I could get them sown, this is Lancashire about 40ft above...
  10. APJ

    Oilseed Desiccation 2022

    Anyone close to putting roundup on there rape? Ours is turning rapidly.
  11. R

    Curious to know the main reason?

    I'm not a farmer, but I'm very often on a farm because of work and pastimes, and to be honest I've not had a problem getting permission for either shooting (night shooting foxes mainly) or metal detecting (occasionally). But, it would appear many others do have problems getting "permissions"...
  12. Andy26

    Sprayer MOT cost

    What are people paying for a sprayer MOT carried out on farm? Just got the bill for my recent test, £275+Vat Very basic Knight 24m trailed, Sprayer in perfect order, single line, single nozzle etc. No parts required and no adjustment etc. needed. Took 45 mins.
  13. Chae1

    Best sprayer tractor

    Looking for people's views on best tractor for a mounted sprayer? Have a 1900l front tank, 2000l rear with booms that fold up at back. Spraying circa 2000ha a year total. All cereals and liquid fert too. Currently got a 2011 2170 fastrac 6500 hours, it's a bit noisy and uncomfortable, so...
  14. G

    Berthoud repair or new sprayer

    Going back to doing the spraying myself with my own equipment. My Berthoud Standard 12 needs work to pass it’s MOT, hopefully nothing too major, but should I bother with it, or just buy a new cheap brand? It has hydraulic boom height, and boom levelling, and quad nozzle holders, all of which I...
  15. R


    What are the key differences between the 700 and 800 series JD trailed sprayers, please? Thinking of used, 8 - 10 years old
  16. carbonfibre farmer

    Hay making 2022

    As mentioned by @FG. in another thread, time to start this one. Anyone started yet? @Pan mixer has some on the go?
  17. O

    Blackgrass for idiots

    Its a long time since I did any arable farming or crop spraying, so please excuse my ignorance. It has become quite apparent here in France that my neighbour - a good tidy farmer - is getting a BG problem. He doesn't plough but on our argilo calcaire land [chalky clay is the nearest...
  18. Flat 10

    24m around 3000lit trailed sprayer

    Most makes considered. Must have rate controller and tracking. I’d like to spend £15k at the most really.
  19. D

    New Sprayer choice

    If you were looking for a new 32m SP sprayer which one out of these three Chafer , Sands, or knight, machine and company to deal with
  20. PSQ

    Univoq / Iconiq drip stop issues?

    Anyone having issues with drip stop valve rubbers failing when spraying Corteva’s Univoq, Iconiq or similar? Seems to a bit of an issue among sprayer drivers having widespread DSV failure on FB.