1. E

    Now we understand.....easily confused ...eh?

    Porn MP' Neil Parish was searching for 'Dominator' brand combine harvesters when he looked at explicit material in Parliament, his friends say https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10773193/Porn-MP-Neil-Parish-searching-Dominator-brand-combine-harvesters-friends-say.html ...cant be too...
  2. Zippy768

    Dom 108 Tail shaft

    Noticed on clean down in the Autumn that hydraulic and hydrostat belt were both slack off the shaft. (Both pulling the same way) When engaging the thrashing gear (which would pull the shaft the other way) you can see the whole shaft move. Had bell House bearing done in 2017 - with casting re...
  3. cows sh#t me to tears

    John deere does what Biden can't

  4. Bald Rick

    Dirty Tory

    Wonder which Tory MP it was who was watching a mucky video on his phone in the Chamber of the HoC ? What a numpty
  5. Vader

    Which combine...?

    Claas Montana 440 or jd t550 hillmaster. Looking to get bit bigger machine, dealers say the above will do what I want. Looking at 2012-16 age. (Mine 96 plate..!) anyone any thoughts?
  6. severeoversteer

    Haulage tractor

    Hello all ! I am in the market for a haulage tractor to do all my trailer work. Its main job will be hauling a dump trailer both on and off road. I am considering .. John deere 6215r T7.260 Puma 220 Fastrac Valtra t214 or 234 Fendt 930 Tractor has to have over 220 horses and front brakes. Any...
  7. S

    Whats the motivation for going net zero?

    Even though it will only exist on calculators Altruism? If its financial do those who make money from net zero also only spend their money on net zero things?
  8. davidroberts30

    recommend me some overalls

    5ft 11 bit of a beer belly :ROFLMAO: :banghead: good fitting overalls I'm after need metal zip front and zip chest pockets big enough to hold the phone
  9. paul&mandy

    New tractor delivery dates

    Hi, I ordered a new JD 6 weeks ago with an estimated delivery of November/December. I've still not had a build date that I was told would be released soon as the order was put in. I have chased this and dealer not go it yet. Anyone else having troubles with extended build/delivery dates? I'm...
  10. bigg6480

    Situation Vacant Combine driver

    JOB - COMBINE DRIVER job now filled thank you for looking. Combine Driver required for Harvest 2022 at R Jones and Sons, a Family farm in Leicestershire (Postcode le9 7tr) 600 acres of mixed cereals crops, on a Claas lexion 620. Full time role from last week of July to late September. Main...
  11. Jackov Altraids

    Minette Batters on the Radio this morning

    I was confused when I heard the interview live, and having listened again I think she was saying; Farmers must not cut production, maybe increase it. The government may need to intervene in the gas price. Farmers have passed on some of the price increase but retailers need to absorb some of the...
  12. H

    Best tractor engine ever made? 3.. 2.. 1.. go !

    Best tractor engine ever made ? give me your opinions !
  13. Goffer

    Derv doctor increase possibility

    Currently running a jd 6175r . If we have it remapped by the said "doctor " what can we expect and what are peoples opnions and benefits that have had it done ?
  14. Clive

    UK Combinable crop growers association

    It's occurred to me that of all sector's there doesn't seem to be an association that directly represents UK combinable crop growers ? this despite it being ags biggest sector ? as a result its no wonder we have no real representation on issues like ELMS and Red Tractor etc I such an...
  15. ajd132

    Letting OSR ripen natural

    With glyphosate prices so high shall i just let the rape ripen naturally? I have the combine capacity to do it which i haven't in the past. its conventional so more at risk from rain and wind. crops looks good and even at the moment, are growing quick. Would probably still roundup any pigeoned...
  16. M

    Can we all carry on farming?

    Realistically with fertiliser prices still rising and my fuel supplier is saying Red diesel will just hit parity with white diesel very shortly, can we actually carry on? Just looking at our combine as it’s going to cost us £45,000 in fuel alone this coming harvest if Red diesel hits £1.50/l...
  17. Fragonard

    New Holland CR

    What's the big differences in the CR 7... CR 8... CR 9... CR 10... Thanks.
  18. B

    Combine choice for 950ha

    Hi all, Just after your thoughts. Currently looking at changing our combine, farming 950ha with roughly 430ha in group 1 wheat looking to hit the highest premiums possible. Also growing spring linseed, borage, peas and beans. On the floor drying in every grain store, but no continuous flow...
  19. T

    Situation Vacant Lead arable operator - Cambridgeshire Fens

    Exciting opportunity to join an expanding family arable farm located near March, Cambridgeshire with operating bases spread over 25 miles. Crops grown include wheat, triticale, barley, OSR, peas, sugar beet and a small potato enterprise. Lead farm worker / arable operator responsibilities...
  20. G

    Claas tucano 320 - 420

    Apart from the aps what other differences is there between these models? I'm told that a 420 is also available without aps. Can anyone confirm this. Tia