1. R

    Spraying fungicide and side effects

    Hi all, We're moving onto a small acre of land with a house in the middle, surrounded by fields. Cabbage and wheat I think. Please excuse my uneducated stance and questions but I'm struggling to get info from the local famers. Lived in the area for 17 years but this new house is just outside...
  2. H

    Househam AR

    I’ve found a nice Househam AR 3500 with 24m pommier booms. It’s a year 2008 with 8250 hours on it. It’s got TMC Fieldmaster with auto steer, shut off etc. It appears in very good condition and well looked after. The current owner bought it at 5500 hours but doesn’t have any history of it prior...
  3. Z

    Best Hay Preservative ....(apart from sun )

    What do people use now I have a balers choice kit on a 80*90 new Holland Have used eco bale DA on haylage very successfully Balers choice is £650 for 200 litres I'm looking for other alternatives
  4. Agriland RSS

    Machinery Focus: Getting prepped for the sprayer test

    Written by Justin Roberts A sprayer, especially on a non tillage farm, is often neglected until required. This can result in poor, or even hazardous, operation when they are eventually pulled from the hedge and pressed into work. The use of pesticides is already a target of public criticism...
  5. shumungus

    Trailed Quad Sprayer pump

    Fed up with messing about with 100l sprayer on quad, temperamental pump, sprayer on quad when you need it for something else etc. I have a 400l ex Hardi tank and frame and am going to build a trailed sprayer mainly for lance and small boom work doing hedge bottoms, lanes, yards etc. It will have...
  6. MarkT5

    Amazone sprayer spares

    Hi folks, Where do you get your sprayer parts from? Just wondering if anyone uses any where from the internet to order the parts in to save running about to the dealers etc. I need a new nozzle body for our Amazone UF and would get a few other bits for the nozzles while I’m at it. Thanks Mark
  7. Sir loin

    Scald in lambs

    Anyone use Iodine to treat scald instead of terramycin blue spray. Was thinking of trying it any reason why not and why it wouldn't work, what do you use?
  8. Sonoftheheir

    Spraying Weather 🤔

    How come local mr big farmer can spray in any conditions? -
  9. teslacoils


    So, T2 has always been the big spend. Is this Revystar the complete dogs danglies? Because £45/ha gets me a lot of other chem.
  10. Jerseyjames

    Silage additive , round baler

    Round bale all out silage have never used additive before , have my own baler and bought a quad sprayer etc Going to mount the quad sprayer on the baler , all I want to know is where about a should I locate the nozzle , near the rotor above the reel seems abit hazzardous to me but maybe ok ...
  11. H

    Pressure or flow - sprayer

    What’s the pros and cons of each system?
  12. Agriland RSS

    Amazone, Bosche and BASF reduce herbicide use by 90% with new sprayer technology

    Written by Justin Roberts Amazone is trialling a new smart sprayer, which its claims can reduce herbicide use by up to 90% through the use of jointly developed software capable of sorting weed and crop plants for individual treatment. The digital system has been developed as part of a...
  13. A

    Automated Grassland-weed Spot-Sprayer

    Hello all, Several years ago I wrote a thread asking for advice and feedback for my then, MSc project ( I received interesting and valued feedback and would like to update about our progress since. I'm pleased to report that...
  14. M

    Spraying - low pressure

    Spraying cereals, currently on red (04) flat fans. Wanting to reduce water volume to around 145-150, at 11k that would mean 2 bar or just over. Should that be ok or is it too low for some things - ie get a set of blue nozzles instead?
  15. B

    Liquid N scorch

    Is it just us or has this year been bad for it?
  16. Bigjon44

    Nozzles not spraying

    Running a bateman 26 2008 and just recently having trouble with some nozzles not spraying when I first start off but as I raise pressure or get further up the field they come on !.could this be problems with the diaphragm in the chem savers? Any help would be appreciated
  17. D

    Lurmark Pneumatic Boom Section Shutoff Valve won't shut.

    On my old Bateman Hi Lo sprayer manifold we have 4 air operated Lurmark boom section shutoff valves. Over the years I have had a few problems with these valves failing to close particularly at higher spraying pressures. They do close if you switch the spray pump off for a couple of seconds to...
  18. BuskhillFarm

    Diesel or Gas Grain dryer

    Hi. Following on from a thread I posted last year I have decided to buy a second hand grain dryer budget of less than £4k hopefully £3k as it’s only used for a 100 or so ton at most but hopefully less. questions I have of buying either, there seems to be a lot more gas ones for sale in this age...
  19. Massey 6470

    Amazone Amatron4 section control vs Trimble GFX 750 isobus section control and guidance

    As per title In the process of possibly upgrading the sprayer it would be full isobus and GPS section control I have a GFX 750 and it’s working out a lot dearer to get an amatron 4 with section unlock and connect to the Trimble to provide speed and position into the amatron 4, is any body using...
  20. W

    Could kick myself (moddus cock up)

    Had a really busy day today, and made my first ever spray cock up, Was putting some Magphos and amino on my wheat today, and after talking with agronomist a few weeks ago I said send out some teb for the gleam and a bit of moddus or equivalent for a couple of really forward fields. Anyway...