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  1. Stags Agri

    SOUTH WESTS LEADING ONLINE TIMED MACHINERY AUCTION - NOW LIVE UNTIL 18th APRIL 2021 - 1000+ LOTS!

    “THE SOUTH WEST’S LEADING MACHINERY AUCTIONEERS” NOW LIVE!! – CLOSING ON SUNDAY 18TH APRIL 2021 (7PM) THE SOUTH WEST ONLINE TIMED COLLECTIVE SALE OF 50+ TRACTORS, EXCAVATORS & VEHICLES, FARM MACHINERY & AGRICULTURAL SUNDRIES (1000+ LOTS) To include: The Dispersal of the Pleasant View...
  2. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    Global markets waiting for today’s WASDE

    At 5pm today, the latest world agricultural supply and demand estimates (WASDE) are due to be released. After last week’s quarterly grain stocks, global markets have been awaiting the latest figures to steer old-crop prices. But, not much change is predicted by analysts. A small fall is...
  3. F

    Combination maize drill

    Does anyone use or know how maize drilling works with a precision drill attached to power harrow. 4 rows on a 3 metre harrow?
  4. Yellow Trousers

    RPA claims site broken?

    I may be doing it all wrong but is anyone else experiencing problems? Specifically, I'm trying to change my cropping from last years (Spr Barley and Forage maize) to this year's (all W Wheat) but I've looked and there's no way I can do it Or is it just me?
  5. Farm Classifieds

    Kverneland Optima TF Profi 8 Row

    Kverneland Optima TF Profi 8 Row Advert added by: Battlefield Machinery Machinery Details Category: Tillage Maize Drill Price: £22500 Condition: Good Description Used Kverenland TF Profi Maize Drill 8 Row Trailed E Drive HD Units (Disc Coulters with new Discs) Fert...
  6. B

    maize for sale

    roughly 330 ton of clamped maize very high grain content test results available j14 m4
  7. Clive

    Things that would improve farm safety ?

    This industry has a tragic safety record, what can we all do that may improve this ? lets use this thread for suggestions ? some maybe unpopular with others (I know mine will be !) but surely we can’t continue watching so many loose their life’s trying to produce a bit of food my top 3...
  8. M

    Jd 4640 serial rate output

    Hi, I've got a jd 4640 which now has a serial port connected to com 1, I bought an n sensor and with a software update the 4640 will suck the rate info right up, on the work setup screen I have the option of tx and rx and it got me thinking, now that I have a serial cable connected could I...
  9. D

    How late glyphosate before crop emergence?

    Anybody any experience of applying glyphosate post drilling and had a problem due to it catching the emerging crop? I have done a couple of acres of beet as a trial just before the seedlings break through the surface in a particularly weedy patch so I guess I’ll soon know but just wondered if...
  10. cricketandcrops

    Future cropping

    Not missing growing oilseed rape, looking at keeping things simple with wheat, barley and beans, which of below do people think is best: 1) spring beans, winter wheat, winter wheat, spring barley, winter barley 2) spring beans, winter wheat, spring barley, winter barley, winter wheat 3)...
  11. S

    Ad plant.

    Looking into ad plants. And wondering what size I would need to feed 30 ton a day to it. Feeding Maize silage Grass silage and beet. Rough price on it. And how much digestate it would produce a day. how much It would make roughly.
  12. DairyGrazing

    Soil organic carbon/Soil organic matter.

    With everything thats going on in the wider industry I've decided to get the ball rolling on increasing our soil organic matter/carbon. Plan is to under sow the maize, cover crop the wheat stubbles over winter and move a lot of the FYM from youngstock to an arable farm 6 miles away. I really...
  13. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    What do tonight's USDA reports mean for markets?

    Tonight, the USDA will release the annual US prospective plantings report and the quarterly US stocks report. Markets are relatively quiet at the moment, with the exception of soyabeans yesterday. As a result, these reports could be key to market sentiment in the short term. What is the...
  14. Greythundercloudys

    Ewe has 8 lmbs,!!!!.

    Just seen that on a farm in the Borders a ewe that was scanned for 4 has had 8, good size lmbs in the pics, thought it was April fools, 2 enough for my ewes.
  15. W

    Ryegrass

    So we’ve only got Defy - see attached, but having applied this in the autumn we’ve now got ryegrass come back through so we must be resistant to that as well. Tried ploughing and it doesn’t work. Tried No-Till and that doesn’t work. Tried spring crops and they aren’t working. Tried maize and it...
  16. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    IGC forecast record global grain production in 2021/22

    Yesterday, the International Grains Council (IGC) produced their latest world forecasts. For total grains, the world projection for 20/21 was raised by 9Mt, to 2,224Mt. The report also pointed to record production for 2021/22, totalling 2,287Mt. This record crop will be rise of 63Mt on the...
  17. Exfarmer

    Vaccine passport for a pint

    What a brilliant idea, we can have summer of drinking without all those young people and their fancy drinks. Hopefully be able to get in the local and sup a pint at the bar.
  18. Spearos

    Sh40 - mex 6 - 10x on 250hp, which one?

    As title states, curious to know peoples opinions?
  19. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    How much wheat will E10 ethanol production use?

    On 24 February the Government announced the introduction of E10. Following this. A press release from Vivergo fuels outlined its intentions to produce ethanol from “early-2022”. The Hull based ethanol manufacturer had closed in 2018. In that time we have seen the volume of UK wheat used by the...
  20. CPM RSS

    Climate Change Champions – The might of the microbe

    Written by cpm Download PDF From the AD unit to the soils, every operation for one Oxon grower revolves around ensuring there’s a thriving community of micro-organisms working hard to produce goodness in a low carbon system. CPM explores. By Tom Allen-Stevens At the back of the spray shed there...
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