1. Robt

    Fertliser spend per year

    good morning. I'm putting together a presentation for dealers and open evening talks i do. I try to us facts rather then my opinion. Its been 20 years since i was a farm manager. Can you tell me what your fertliser spend per HA is? feel free to pm if you want. Kind regards RobT
  2. I

    Multispectrum sensor / cameras... low budget?!?!

    Not sure if this is in the right sub-forum to post in but has anyone had any success hacking together a decent thermal multi spectrum sensor camera setup? The DJI stuff is priced stupidly high for obv commercial reasons. There must be an easier hack out there, just wondering if anyone has come...
  3. Agriland RSS

    Look back: Progressive and open…leading the way in Ontario, Canada

    Written by Agriland Team In July, AgriLand took an insightful trip with the Grain Farmers of Ontario, Canada. Last year, Ireland was the biggest buyer of exported Canadian maize and the trip brought us into farms which produce these crops. Shepherd’s Creek Farm was one farm which we got to...
  4. CropTec

    CropTec to host cutting edge agronomic developments

    The CropTec Show’s trade stands, manned by some of the most progressive companies and organisations in the agricultural sector, will host a fascinating array of novel agronomic developments when the event returns to the East of England Showground on 27th and 28th November. This release...
  5. B

    Simple crop recording

    I’m looking for a very simple crop recording package. I want to record what happens in each field and then allocate the costs such as chemical, seed and establishment harvest etc. I don’t want it cloud based and it won’t connect to our agronomist as he’s old school paper based. I’m not...
  6. Hutchinsons News

    Future Farming in Practice at the Helix Project

    Future Farming in Practice at the Helix Project The requirement for growers to be more transparent and to justify their practices will only increase, requiring resource and a new management approach – that was the core message from Hutchinsons Managing Director Andrew McShane to a group of...
  7. CropTec

    CropTec 2019 - November 27th and 28th

    Welcome to the CropTec Show thread on The Farming Forum. Here we will announce what you can expect at the show and what seminars and hubs will be available. CropTec is the leading technical event in the arable calendar showcasing new technology, innovation and knowledge exchange within farming...
  8. Agriland RSS

    Tillage focus: Progressive and open…leading the way in Ontario, Canada

    Written by Agriland Team “I built this drill.” That was one of the first things that Mark Brock said when he greeted a group of EU journalists in Ontario, Canada, last week. From then on he had us enthralled. He’s a farmer who’s passionate about crops, technology and sustainability –...
  9. Tomr10

    Volvo ec140 starting issue

    The volvo is playing up when starting I need to prime the diesel or you have to turn it over for a god 30s any ideas ? Put new filters and a non return valve on still dose it
  10. B

    Drone software

    Looking to use my drone for some field mapping, looking at Drone Deploy at the moment. Does anyone use anything else?
  11. NikiRust

    What helps improve your water and nutrient use efficiency?

    Hi everyone, I'm new to the Farming Forum so I thought I'd first of all say hi! I am a researcher based in the Agriculture Department of Newcastle University and am working on a few projects that are trying to see how we can make farming more resilient to future environmental change. One of...
  12. An Gof

    Serviced agronomists, do they take advantage of the customer?

    Been to our local crop group meeting tonight which was an open book on chemical prices. I came home flabbergasted. Can you believe that there are service agronomists who are charging their customers OVER £90 for a 10L can of 500g a.i. CTL :eek::eek: They would do well to remember the old adage...
  13. W

    Total N on 1st wheats?

    How much bagged N are folks putting on first wheats?
  14. R

    Variable seed rates

    Thinking about using variable seed rates . any opinions welcome
  15. Adams1978

    Drone Agrocam NDVI

    Has anyone got any experience of using an Agrocam on a drone to look at NDVI? Looks like a GoPro knockoff and imagine they take the filters out so converting it into NDVI camera.
  16. Clive

    My Bridgeway Biostimulant trial

    While putting together the last issue (5) of Direct Driller magazine I was proof reading the article about Interagro''s Bridgeway Biosimulant product https://www.interagro.co.uk/product/bridgeway/ The results claimed for this product in winter wheat last year were strong it seems so bit...
  17. LukeB

    Drones used for more than just mapping?

    Hey all, I'm a student at the University of Florida and I've been trying to research how drones are used in agriculture for a class project. I know that some farms use drones just to map out the land and get HQ photos, but usually this is done manually. I'm wondering whether you all think that...
  18. Rhiza-UK

    Free High Resolution Satellite Image

    Satellite imagery is a useful tool in many a farmer's precision toolbox, used for identifying soil and crop variation and creating variable nitrogen applications. With our high resolution satellite scans we can produce Soil Brightness, NDVI and Chlorophyll imagery which can be loaded directly...
  19. J

    Meet uSense, an affordable multispectral camera for drones

    As you, we are passionate about drones and agricultural applications. At the moment, we have developed a low-cost camera that would let you know about health of plants and crops through NDVI multispectral analysis. The good news is that we will launch it by a crowdfunding project in...