1. Agriland RSS

    Methane-eliminating ag-tech company receives £7 million in funding

    Written by Michelle Martin from Agriland N2 Applied, an agricultural technology business that converts animal manure into sustainable fertiliser while trapping gases, has received £7 million in further funding. N2 Applied is a Norwegian technology company with offices across the EU and a UK...
  2. Jsmith2211

    KV LD-85 plough turnover creep

    Hello. For seveal years now the plough has tried to creep while its lifted up, until the rear wheel rests on the ground. This means when you are on the road you have to keep fiddling with the spool to keep it at 90 degrees. Recently it has started doing this while it is in the ground, so that...
  3. M

    Biomass pipe insulation

    Recently run some new pipes underground to put heating into the workshop from the boiler. We have about a metre of pipe sticking out the ground before it goes into the workshop we obviously need to cover up properly before reporting the alteration to our system to ofgem. I’m having metal box...
  4. LAMMA365

    JCB develops hydrogen combustion engine and outlines plans for the future of propulsion

    With lots of legislative changes coming in the next years and decades regarding the use of fossil, hydrocarbon and polluting fuels, JCB has outlined its views on the future of propulsion. With a range of options under consideration, most exciting and relevant to the agricultural sector is the...
  5. bobk

    Anyone replaced a torque converter on a JCB loadall

    Is it easy ?
  6. Deba

    Water Providers

    Just had mains water connected to our fields. Waterplus have contacted me wanting to set up a business account. Do I have to stay with them or can I shop around? If I can, can anyone recommend a supplier?
  7. Agriland RSS

    Climate Bill: ‘We’ve been accused of scaremongering but the facts speak for themselves’

    Written by Rachel Martin from Agriland Agricultural leaders have stood by their stark warnings about Northern Ireland’s Climate Change Bill after an independent report has found the bill’s net-zero target could cost the industry 13,000 jobs and £11 billion. The KPMG report found the bill’s...
  8. Cowabunga

    Kingspan tanks and their level monitoring.

    I'm confused. I'm installing two new bunded fuel stations. A 2500 and a 3500 litre in the 'Advanced' specification. There are many reasons I'm confused. The 2500 tank comes with the Kingspan Sonic system, which is fairly straightforward and has a transmitter that just screws into the inner tank...
  9. W

    Carbon Credits what value ?

    There are a lot of people in the Dairy industry with their eye on the milk producers land and ability to capture carbon. Just what is the real value of Carbon Credits ? Can we trade them ? will we get shafted or get the true value of them.
  10. Pushdyke

    Marconi Moisture Meter

    Marconi moisture meter in good working order c/w hand grinder and charts for wheat barley rape beans and peas. Original slide for wheat rye maze barley and oats. New modern batteries fitted
  11. S

    Marconi moisture meter help

    Some one has pulled the wires out on the front of the box that go to the bit where you put the grain. On the box it says black and red. But my wires are brown and blue, I’m thinking red to brown and black to blue. And one else have brown and blue wires?
  12. Agriland RSS

    The tractor MF probably wants to forget

    Written by Justin Roberts from Agriland There is a tractor in Massey Ferguson’s distant past that probably sears the company’s collective conscience, the major reason being that the back wheels developed the rather frustrating habit of falling off. However, that should not detract from the...
  13. D


    There you go. The nice Mr Dimbleby has set out how you need to stop your cows destroying the planet. Bring them indoors and fit methane capturing masks. Well done to the NFU. Top job you have done there in explaining why cows are part of the solution not part of the problem. Methane...
  14. CPF

    Hydrogen fuel ( Jcb 👍🏻)

    Harry’s Farm Youtube. With Lord Bamford talking about hydrogen engines. What a forward thinking gentleman 👍🏻
  15. czechmate

    Manitou 628 letting fuel into oil

    So this ageing manitou had a Perkins engines which fills the sump with (I assume) fuel. I have known a Nuffield do it in the past😂. Is there a most probable fault and if so is it a viable fix? At the moment I just change the oil pretty often🙄
  16. Marmite Mac

    MF 390 engine oil level rising

    The engine oil level on my 1995 MF 390 18-6 Speedshift seems to be creeping up! This is while the tractor is just standing in the shed. It hasn't been used much since an oil and filter change on 7th June (to set a correct oil level) but the level has steadily crept up by about 6 or 7mm in 4...
  17. W

    JD 2650, Pressure in Radiator when cold

    Have I got a problem and if so what is the likely cause? The 2650 blows coolant out when I top it up ( over fill it ?) but only down to the level plate in the radiator, including running out of a small hole in the bottom of the water pump. There is a fair bit of pressure in the radiator...
  18. A

    Ford 555 steering problem

    Steering working to the right but not always to the left but now it's intermittent both ways. Steering wheel will turn free but not move the rams and then it'll work ok again briefly. Always works ok with the wheels off the ground. Have resealed and tested both steering rams. No leakage...
  19. Stergios

    Mastitis Prevention Research: Teat Sealants & Antibiotics Use During Dry-Off

    Dear dairy farmers, I hope this message finds you all well and strong! I am an independent innovation consultant based in Cambridge UK, currently working with a leading veterinary pharmaceutical company. I am conducting research on Udder Health, specifically around Mastitis Prevention during...
  20. Headless chicken

    Liquid fert bowser

    Is there any reason we couldn’t secure multiple IBC’s to our bale trailer, plumb together and use these as a bowser? Or any other alternative suitably safe options. Travelling about 4-5 miles