1. A

    Evolution saw for cutting metal

    I'm attempting to repair an approx 3mette square barn door which was made out of 2" tube with plain metal galvanised sheeting bolted to it. The bottom length of tubing is half rotten away and I'd like to replace it. My planned repair technique is shown on the attached sketch for the bottom left...
  2. P

    Food Prices

    Daily Express Today , Food prices going up 15percent , yes 15 percent of nothing is not a lot , they don’t know how cheap.... food has been. Farmers have not been paid according to inflation like most industries.Have heard of farmers selling potatoes for £50 - £100 per tonne after investing...
  3. F

    Tiverton and Honiton by-election

    Predictions? 2019 Con 35893 60.2% Lab 11653 19.5% Lib 8807 14.8% Turnout is usually really high 70% ish Lib dems have got a hell of a mountain to climb from third place but itd be great to give boris a thrashing!!
  4. M

    Burning ppe?

    Could it not be sold off for other less critical use?
  5. Oldmacdonald

    What is the root cause of overcrowded hospitals?

    An underfunded NHS? Lack of willing applicants for Dr and Nurses jobs? NHS mismanagements? Or what? The photo in the toast thread of ambulances queuing up, can not be made to be normal!
  6. S

    Situation Vacant Job Vacancy

    We have vacancies for poultry handlers based at Radstock.:chicken: We can offer accommodation near to our base, which you all meet at then go off to farms across the South West. Pay is starting at 10PH and rent is 130 Per week. We will supply you with your PPE and training. Driving license an...
  7. Agriland RSS

    DAERA funds new equipment for Mourne Mountain Rescue

    Written by William Kellett from Agriland Agriculture Environment and Rural Affairs Minister, Edwin Poots MLA has visited Castlewellan Forest Park where he saw at first-hand some of the new rescue equipment funded for Mourne Mountain Rescue under the Rural Community Rescue Scheme. The minister...
  8. S

    Situation Vacant Oppotunity - Possible Immediate start !

    Are you seeking summer agricultural work in the Cambridgeshire area? If so, we would love to hear from you! We are looking for summer harvest workers at the Syngenta UK Centre for Excellence for wheat breeding, located in Whittlesford...
  9. PSQ

    Univoq / Iconiq drip stop issues?

    Anyone having issues with drip stop valve rubbers failing when spraying Corteva’s Univoq, Iconiq or similar? Seems to a bit of an issue among sprayer drivers having widespread DSV failure on FB.
  10. S

    Situation Vacant Poultry handlers wanted.

    We are looking for poultry handlers as well as team leaders. Full and part time positions available but must be full time to hold team leader position. Poultry handlers start pay of 10ph. Team leaders pay is to be discussed. Team leaders must hold a UK driving license. All training and PPE...
  11. Bignor Farmer

    Red Tractor non conformance

    I don’t usually have too many problems with my audit but I do put in a huge amount of work in advance. Am I wasting my time? What is the consequence of lots of lots of non-critical failures? Sorry Mr Inspector I don’t have any grain temperature and moisture records this year but it all sold...
  12. B

    Food Banks Whats Going On?

    Im old enough to remember the 3 day week in the early 1970s ( i was at school then), when the country had days without any electricity? miners were on strike, brought the heath govt. down? and other hard recessions up to now? It just seems to me the population has got so soft over the years, and...
  13. B

    Scottish Water Compliance

    We've had a Compliance Officer visit from Scottish Water this week and he has left us with a long list of issues that he would like rectified. Most of them relate to the tiny possibility that water will get sucked up the hosepipe/trough inlet pipe and contaminated water will get into the mains...
  14. W

    Elections 22

    Well I’m done with the conservatives for one reason. Their hell bent charge for green energy. Just seen Boris interviewed and he’s already lost 100 councillors but set to loose upto 300 with the biggest issue being cost of living crisis. He refuses to tax the energy companies repetitively saying...
  15. Bald Rick

    Dirty Tory

    Wonder which Tory MP it was who was watching a mucky video on his phone in the Chamber of the HoC ? What a numpty
  16. B

    selling up

    anyone seriously considering it ? with land prices where they are its tempting if you've no successors and you're a certain age . but !! people selling for 3/4 grand an acre doesn't seem that long ago to me AND what do you do with all that lolly ?
  17. V

    Dress to impress

    Quick run around my local supermarket this afternoon. Chap in there wearing red overalls covered in sh1t. Filthy wellington boots and to top it off a dear stalker hat….he was one of our local farmers. Is this reasonable behaviour, walking around in public like a mental patient? I know it’s his...
  18. Fuzzy

    St. Albans Diocessan Board of Finance - Selling ag land from under Tenant (fbt)

    Anyone had land fbt sold from under them by SADBF Advice and help needed ???
  19. Tubbylew


    Never used the stuff myself, but stumbled upon this bbc article which may be interesting to some, apologies if its been posted before https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-60836892
  20. MX7

    Land ownership in the Ukraine?

    Showing my ignorance, but is land in war torn Ukraine owned by private individuals or owned by the state. Who ever owns it / farms it our thoughts are with you in these terrifying times.