Ordered a new pickup dec 2020, arrived 30th June, electrical problem and air bag fault on way home from dealership. They came to collect the pickup after 3 or 4 calls, they wanted me to book the car in rather than come to collect it. They left me with a car not a pick-up and kept mine for 3 or 4...
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Written by Matt Hopkins from Precision Ag
While the carbon credit market is young, it’s important for farmers to keep their data in a standardized, independent repository.
The post Carbon Credits: Patience Will Pay for Farmers appeared first on PrecisionAg.
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Afternoon. We now have 2 MF tractors which are auto steer ready. 1 4 years old and another 10 years old.
They both have plates and plugs on the roof.
Is is just the case of attaching an antenna to the roof plug and it should come up on the datatronic screen?
Are there systems that are...
With the current explosion in fert prices how much N is everyone putting on their Spring barley and wheat and how much do they plan to reduce it to this year?
Spring barley 2020 139kg N/ha
2021 112kg N/ha
wheat 2020 215kg N/ha
2021 175kg N/ha
Written by John Swire from Farm Business
Case IH has announced that Scott Harris, current vice president of North America, will lead the brand as Case IH global president. Mr Harris replaces Brad Crews, who will serve as president of North America for CNH Industrial. Also Mirco Romagnoli will...
Written by Richard Halleron from Agriland
Danske Bank’s head of agri-business, Rodney Brown, is confirming that most of Northern Ireland’s farming sectors are performing well at the present time.
In addition, the excellent weather conditions are helping to extend the 2021 grazing season in a...
Finally decided to sit down and try and get my head around 'banking soil carbon' and the whole soil C sequestration thing.
We are trying to increase soil organic matter (OM) levels for all the positive benefits that go with that - better soil structure, better drainage, better nutrient cycling...
I’m not a fan of large machinery but the time has come to replace the manitou MLT626.
With more wagons to load since the livestock went should we be moving up to 3.5 ton lift capacity?
We load maybe 1000 tons a year. Not much compared to some but lorries like to be away quickly.
I really liked...
Traditional Arable Business Model in Question?
Written by Gary Markham, Land Family Business
147% of the profit of the average arable farm is BPS
Farming is embarking on a period of change that most of the current generation of farmers have not experienced. Moving from the comfort of area...
Set out below is the text of the agreement DEFRA expect me to sign to be part of the Sustainable Farming Incentive Pilot (SFI Pilot) Agreement with my details omitted.
The poll is for fun (perhaps)
DEFRA expect me to sign this without knowing what the payment rates will be over a three year...
Opportunities in the forward-thinking world of regenerative farming.
Written by Thomas Gent from @Gentle Farming
The Gentle Farming system will produce the first carbon offset certificates in the Autumn. The buyers can see a portfolio of local farms or those that reflect their needs. Gentle...
It’s an interesting thought whether you believe in it or not.
I have to confess I have done nothing. In fact, probably worse as we plough a lot albeit we are intending to look at strip till for maize
To be honest, it will only be cost saving measures we adopt to the benefit of the business...
100 Arce plus farm wanted for a family farming venture. Cornwall, South east/west Devon, Somerset.
Condition of House not important neither buildings just land and yard.
Cash available, if you know of anyone retiring or looking to sell please get in touch or spread the word even if its just for...