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  1. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    UK wheat to remain tight in 2021/22

    This week we have had a focus on the UK arable crop supply and demand. Our focus started with a view on barley on Tuesday, and continued yesterday with a look at OSR. Today’s piece focuses on wheat, rounding off the old crop (2020/21), before taking a look ahead to some of the key new crop...
  2. M

    Fund raiser for BYDV because I was told that it's a figment of my imagination

    As the title says ,,,,,.
  3. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    Domestic rapeseed; from net-export to net-import

    This article is the second in a series this week on changes to crop fundamentals ahead of the third release of the AHDB balance sheet on Thursday. In this article, I am going to discuss: The domestic outlook for OSR in 2021 – looking at production, imports and consumption. The supply & demand...
  4. 7610 super q

    New countryside code.

    Apparently, we've got to say " hello " to everyone we meet.:eek: And no mention of trapping and burying ramblers anywhere.:unsure: Strange times indeed. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/new-countryside-code-launched-to-help-people-enjoy-the-outdoors
  5. ZXR17

    Fibrophos v Sewage sludge

    Which is the best for raising phosphate indices ? I use both but Sewage sludge is becoming a real pain with damage caused to tracks and fields when tipped in wet conditions . There is also the smell issues when spread and also the not so beneficial ' extras ' that come with it .
  6. Sid

    Is BPS actually good value for money?

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-32126518 Makes the £3 billion for BPS look like good value for the public ?
  7. Steevo

    Red Tractor - Mass Balance

    Just read about this new requirement for a calculation. I’m not sure how they think farmers without a weighbridge will be able to estimate accurately the amount of crop that comes in from the field. Is this them getting worried that farmers will start selling 10/20% as non-assured off the...
  8. F

    Tx 65 vs class 430 tucano

    Currently running a '99 yellow one and have got the opportunity to buy an '08 Class. Similar sized machines I guess. Will output be greater the same or less? The 65 is a good combine but there comes a time when you've got to upgrade a little. Only cutting about 300 acres a year but with these...
  9. oldoaktree

    Sunday morning sinking feeling !

    Just moving around 1st thing this morning and I get a call from the local equestrian centre “there’s some cows out on the road near you “ thankfully not mine so I call neighbour who has some fields next to me , not there’s quick look out with the pickup and I spot them in a gate way . 9 smart...
  10. Jeffrey1975

    Opico air 8 Grass seed roller

    Hi has anybody got a 2008 opico air 8 grass seed roller the rough one I have a fine one for osr ect that will swap or buy outright Thanks
  11. AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds

    Oilseed rape for harvest 2022 – how could you mitigate some risk?

    Oilseed rape for harvest 2022 – how could you mitigate some risk? The support in harvest 2022 oilseed rape (OSR) values could pose a significant incentive for growers to plant this crop this summer. Many growers have turned away from OSR in recent years, often citing challenging weather and...
  12. Greythundercloudys

    Clarkson's Farm Youtube trailer

    Just up on YouTube, looks fun . A good job he is a millionaire afew times over.
  13. teslacoils

    T2

    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.
  14. GAM

    Dandelions!

    Is it the year of the "Dandelion"? I have a field this year absolutely covered in dandelions, never had any for the past 5 years!
  15. Sid

    Paying farmers a lump sum to retire

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-57149744 Average farmer could get 50k with the largest landowners getting 100k Average farmer gets 21k per year "Older farmers are often most resistant to new "green" methods, and Environment Secretary George Eustice wants them to move on" "The...
  16. RobertTheEngineer

    Reseach on the Impact of the Ban on Bee-Harming Pesticides and What is Next in Farming.

    Hi all, I am a student at Imperial University London trying to understand how the banning of bee-harming pesticide has affected your farm and trying to come up with the next generation of the drone-based precision pest control system. It would be amazing if I could have a chat with you about...
  17. RobertTheEngineer

    Reseach on the Impact of the Ban on Bee-Harming Pesticides and What is Next in Farming.

    Hi all, I am a student at Imperial University London trying to understand how the banning of bee-harming pesticide has affected your farm and trying to come up with the next generation of the drone-based precision pest control system. It would be amazing if I could have a chat with you about...
  18. Johnnyboxer

    Australia Free Trade Deal?

    UK farmers sound alarm over Australia trade talks UK farmers sound alarm over Australia trade talks https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-57157094 Could be trouble ahead
  19. Farm Business RSS

    More Information Required Before Tenant Farmers Can Engage with New Environmental Land Management Schemes

    Written by John Swire The Tenant Farmers Association (TFA) has published the results of its recent Agri-Environment survey, which captured the opinions of approximately 200 farmers, 90% of whom where reliant wholly or predominantly on tenanted land. The Survey showed that the principal concern...
  20. YELROM

    Leather jackets

    Is there anyway of controlling leather jackets other than cultivation We have a field of spring barley that has been destroyed by them. The only place there is a crop is where we did some drainage in winter and we power harrowed over the repaired drains and any dumper wheelings and the crop is...
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