1. J

    Find the Nipple

    Have a new to me Jcb 536-60 trying to find the dam grease nipple on the bottom end of the main lift ram. Is it in some weird inaccessible place
  2. Agriland RSS

    Machinery Focus: Prepping a Kverneland mower for spring

    Written by Justin Roberts from Agriland April is here and in just a few short weeks the farm mower will once again be busy on the silage fields, so now is the time to freshen it up or maybe consider investing in a new machine altogether. If you are looking to replace the existing machine, then...
  3. Henery

    Rushes….. what to do?

    Rushes getting worse , I know drainage is the real answer but not possible at the moment. Weed wiper ? Spot spray? What works best and when ? thanks 🙏
  4. Alistair Nelson

    Andrew Ward's Drill Demo Day

    Anybody go? The Good, the Bad, the Ugly? Watching the first video on Youtube ground conditions looked testing with wet clay land and the soil pit actually filling with water overnight!! Interested to hear people who went thoughts? Cheers Alistair
  5. Farm Classifieds

    BM000132 - 2016 Muthing 160R Flail Mower

    BM000132 - 2016 Muthing 160R Flail Mower Advert added by: Chandlers (Farm Equipment) Ltd Machinery Details Category: Mowers Flail Mower Price: £2750 Condition: Good Description Muthing 160R Flail Mower, Mounted, Year: 2016 How to make contact with the Dealer...
  6. H

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

    Best tractor engine ever made ? give me your opinions !
  7. spikeislander

    Front and rear flail mowers or drawbar batwing

    Hi there just wondering what would do the best job ? A front flail with a rear flick up one? Will be about 5 m cover or a new style 4.6 batwing on the back? Will possibly be used for cover crop destruction and followed by the drill so quality of job is important ? Opinions welcome , I’ve got the...
  8. A

    Track Marshall 56 Gearbox Issue

    Hi, I am having trouble with an old Track Marshall 56 Dozer The problem is selecting first and reverse gears (Note second and third work fine) But when trying to move the stick towards you (from the middle neutral position) it is like something is mechanically preventing this. So it is...
  9. David.

    Roof array.

    Current electricity prices are making me seriously wonder whether to install one on the farm bungalow, and another on a shed roof at the farm. Separately metered supplies. What are the pitfalls awaiting the unwary, and does anyone have a first hand contact of someone trustworthy that I could...
  10. Fergieman

    Wifi signal from 1 farm to another

    We have fttp in one farm and only copper at another 2 miles away. We can't see each other from the farmhouses but can see the same spot on the hillside across the valley. So can we bounce the signal from one house across the valley and back again. No power on the hillside so would need to be...
  11. B

    Sowing grass seed

    I know there are many different ways! We have been using a wag tail for donkeys years but have been thinking of cutting out one job and trying to one pass it with a air seeder mounted onto a power harrow has anyone tried this and how has it established? We normally run a chain harrow over after...
  12. F

    wanted: tool for plough, which improves the furrow quality

    Hi, have a lemken plough with BS 42 slatted boards. In heavy clay does the last furrow sometimes not turn the soil clods wide enough. when i drive back in the other direction, the clods bump agaist my cab steps. I have already improved the cab steps, but is still not satisfying. Does anybody...
  13. Farming Monthly National RSS

    Honda duo provides ideal solution for Northamptonshire farm

    Written by Administrator from Farming Monthly National A Honda Pioneer UTV and a Fourtrax ATV are both essential to the smooth running of a family-owned livestock farm on the Leicestershire/Northamptonshire border. Trading as EM Eaton & Son, the Eaton family has farmed the 100ha farm for...
  14. Dave W

    Startrite pillar drill

    Very reluctantly decided to part with my startrite 3 phase pillar drill. I've bought a big radial arm drill and small milling machine so can't really justify keeping this. was originally from environment agency workshops before I bought it. Proper geared head with selectable speeds. Rise and...
  15. Farm Classifieds

    MA000748 - 2021 MF DM205 Disc Mower

    MA000748 - 2021 MF DM205 Disc Mower Advert added by: Chandlers (Farm Equipment) Ltd Machinery Details Category: Mowers Disc Mower Price: £5950 Condition: New Description Massey Ferguson DM205 Rear Mounted 2.00m Disc Mower Year: 2021 How to make contact with the...
  16. Cab-over Pete

    Towing stuff about in tandem

    Aye-up, Just had a chap I know asking me a question, not sure on the answer…. He has a tractor powered wood chipper and wants to pull a trailer behind it on the road, just an empty trailer. Is that legal? If not, would it be legal if he put the trailer first with the chipper behind? If legal...
  17. G

    Pet lamb feeding

    I've ended up with 10 pet lambs this time. I don't want to be tied to the yard for the next few months feeding 3 times a day and washing bottles continually. What do people find is the best system for this sort of number. Thanks in advance.
  18. R

    fuel problem

    hi i have a dieci engine filling with fuel a suspect fault with fuel pump has anyone come across this ? thanks
  19. andybk

    what Pipe for bulk blown deliveries ?

    currently filling up various bins , some are usually augered in (barley) but with increasing costs bulk blown is cheaper so we need to fit some pipework , its about 10-20m to blow , what piping to get ? only be used once a year so doenst have to be long lasting ,
  20. dubs

    contractors want to roll

    what is the advantages of rolling ploughed ground before drilling, one pass power harrow. contractor turned up yesterday and wanted to roll the ploughed fields before sowing barley land was ploughed jan-feb time and is firm enough. asked him to put on a front press if concerned Is there any...