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  1. spikeislander

    Winter beans drilled, well up, but no chem applied. what options?

    As title got 100 acres of tundra beans up and growing, they look very well so pleased . But due to weather I’ve not been able to get any pre em on . It’s quite a clean block for black grass so I’m not to worried and have the option of centurion max, my main concern is blw’s ,although late...
  2. H

    Cambridge Rollers

    Thinking of upgrading our cambridge rollers, am I correct in thinking that it will be heavier if it has breaker rings? will be looking for 2nd hand and not very expensive if anybody has anything they no long require
  3. Horn&corn

    tine Weeder comb harrow

    After Opico or similar with narrow tines (6-7mm) and a decent working width (over 6m) Anything considered for the right price
  4. Will 1594

    John Deere reducing dealerships

    Heard from a manufacturer rep today ,that sharmans have been given notice on their jd franchise , Dont know any more
  5. Bignor Farmer

    How is your broadcast wheat looking?

    There was a lot of chat on here in October/November about broadcasting wheat. I though an update would be interesting if anyone is happy to share their experience? I have no fixed opinion either way in iffy conditions and I’m not looking for an excuse to start trying some in December! But...
  6. kevindb880

    Drilling anyone?

    Just north of Hertford, We managed to get 20 acres in last week but nothing since and now it’s really wet! Anyone else got anything in the ground?
  7. scrubbuster

    Docks in reseed

    It was sown the 24th of May. It has come lovely but it's full of fat hen and docks. I have sheep on it but only 50 something on 7 and a half acres. I can put the weaned lambs on it in about 10 days. I was going to top it before they seed and spray next spring if needed, but I am wondering now if...
  8. S

    Stubble rake

    On relatively stiff land , will raking do any good. Looking to reduce slug numbers and create false seed bed.
  9. fenrat

    Opico Grass Harrow 6m and up considered - N Cambs, W Norfolk, S Lincs

    Wanted Opico grass harrow or similar 6m or wider. Not scared of something in need of a bit of TLC We are located in Wisbech, the closer the better but we are able to travel anywhere
  10. spin cycle

    diary of a comedy sheep farm

    taking a cue from others with their own threads....and upon a suggestion of a friend whom i keep 'entertained':rolleyes: so today.....up at the sheds at 6am to check for lambings although we're not supposed to start for a month:banghead:....just a single....penned it up and back for school...
  11. New Puritan

    David Brown 885

    Okay, so I have just moved the farm forward from pitch forks to the 1970s by getting this little loader tractor: It needs a few jobs doing before I can start using it in anger though. Can anyone recommend where I can buy basic service items for it, and is there anything particularly worth...
  12. JWWellburnagri

    Stocks Turbojet or similar

    As above - after a seeder to fit McConnell Discaerator for planting OSR.
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