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Dispersal Sale of 4 Vintage Tractors (Mid Devon)
Written by Rachel Martin
The first model of the world’s most powerful forage harvester, Krone’s BiG X 1180, has landed on Irish shores.
The beasty machine docked into Dublin last night and is understood to be heading up the A1 this morning before making the journey to its new home north of the...
Anybody out there run a krone 280cv moco? How heavy are they? Are they lighter than a mchale r3100? Neighbour broke cross shaft and left arm on a 6 cylinder 110hp Renault on first season which has seriously put me off mounted. Trailed prices just dont justify unfortunately.Mf 5613 will be...
What sort of reputation do the mid 000 New Holland yellow livery round balers have? Are they reliable and easy to use? I currently have a JD 550. Anything to look out for? If they are set up for chopping can knives be easily removed for hay only?
We are in need of updating our bale trailer. Whilst the one we have has been adequate for use on the farm, its not one I take on the road and we are now in a situation where I will be bringing more bales from away back to the farm. I am currently borrowing a friend's 25' Marshall bale trailer, I...
Is there anyone using the removable prechop mechanism Krone offers on their big balers?
Looking for feedback, are they more headache than they're worth?
What sort of job do they do?
How tough of crop and what sort of volume can it handle?
After some advice from anyone with a bit of wifi and camera knowledge. I know nothing about the subject so please be gentle and spell things out! I’ve got wifi and internet in the house. The bulk of the farm yard is across the other side of a main road, this has no mobile signal or wifi but has...
I’m looking at getting myself a round baler. Only covering about 75 acres straw and 50 acres grass/ hay of my own
Just wondering what would be a good make / model to consider, ideally bale hay as 4fts and straw 5fts.
New Holland seem quite good value, John Deere 590’s / welfare’s seem to...
Looking for any advice about white mould in silage. It has been confirmed as mycotoxin of various forms including penicillin type. However we have used bugs additive for last 3 years and silage has not improved . It is a late crop harvested as one crop in early July and is quite dry. Ensiled...
Looking at possibly buying our first brand new mower , currently have a Claas disco 250 , but looking at the above brands , and somewhere in the 2.8 to 3m size.
What’s people’s experience with these brands?
Harvest workers required for 2021 harvest on 2,000 acre farm in West Essex. The farm specialises in herbage seed production as well as growing wheat, OSR, linseed, peas and beans. The job is to start at the beginning of July and to finish early September (dates to be arranged with you).
looking to upgrade the old claas front mower, what do you run and whats a good front?? got a kuhn rear 2003 and she 's been a good reliable bus, got fendt driving them, anybody had a fendt mower ? or are they just a fella in disguise ?