1. Y

    Thoughts on loosing BPS and replacing with ELMS?

    What are people’s thoughts and what are you doing to get ready for the change
  2. michael N123

    No need for a trailer test anymore?

    Is this true or fake news
  3. M

    Feeding cow rolls

    Just curious if anyone has a method of feeding cow rolls on the hill? I’ve been thinking about buying a snacker for a few years but not sure if they work with rolls? And covering rough ground? I’ve always just fed from bags but it can be a bit hazardous! Thanks
  4. U

    Clh trailers

    Just wondering if anyone has got a clh trailer just phoned up for a price and quite expensive compared to say ifor Williams? I want one of the clh trailers and put a sheep clamp on it to turn into a sheep handler trailer thing
  5. Lincs Lass

    Smart TV

    Tempted to upgrade my telly but all this smart gubbins they all come with is baffling . At present my telly is far end of the house connected via an aerial ,,the only connection for internet is through a very long cable back to the router ,,this works perfectly for the desk top computer but I...
  6. Jsmith2211

    Spray license

    Hello all, I'm looking at digging our old sprayer out of the shed and fixing the pump then using it for spraying off grassland and round the borders of fields with roundup. It's only a 12m sprayer so can't do the arable with it. Do I need a sprayer license for that? I was thinking I could...
  7. tr250

    New stocks slug pelleter?

    I’m looking at buying a new slug pelleter to replace our 25 year old one and don’t know whether to have a gravity feed or metered feed. What are peoples opinions I want it to go on quadbike when it gets very wet and on the rolls that are 8m. Our tramlines are 28 m so I understand that I won’t be...
  8. W

    Ideas for YFC first meet

    Hi my wife is restarting our local young farmers, and was just looking for ideas for games quizzes and things to get the ball rolling, has to be able to include 12 to 26 years old
  9. C

    E10 Petrol.

    This 'save the planet' Fuel came onto our forecourts today. Not compatible with older vehicles and any sort of Strimmer/ chainsaw/ Ride-on/Quad or anything that is an older model. E5, the old stuff will still be available for a while in some areas. No information on the Gov page. Going to email...
  10. R

    Massey ferguson quad trailer

    Can anyone tell me if massey ferguson made a quad trailer like this or is this a custom there is massey ferguson stickers I picked this up for a project Thanks
  11. Agriland RSS

    Police recover stolen quad bikes in Fife

    Written by William Kellett from Agriland Police in Fife has recovered two stolen quadbikes after they were taken from a farm in Fife this morning (August 26). A Yamaha quad and a Honda quad were stolen from Nether Pratis Farm in the early hours of the morning. Police have since recovered the...
  12. Sid

    Insect decline guess who's also to blame

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-58333233 Light pollution from the general public.
  13. C

    Herbal leys for dairy cattle grazing

    Moving over to herbal leys here for dairy cow grazing (holsteins on conventional system). Drought prone soil and low summer rainfall are main reasons. Lots of advice out there but seems more beef/sheep than dairy focus. So for dairy cows... Who's got them? What do you put in them? Are the...
  14. Farm Classifieds

    TC000275 - 2016 Honda TRX500 FA6 ATV

    TC000275 - 2016 Honda TRX500 FA6 ATV Advert added by: Chandlers (Farm Equipment) Ltd Machinery Details Category: Farm Vehicles All Terrain Vehicles Price: £5250 Condition: Good Description 2016 Honda 500cc TRX500FA 4WD Quad Bike Petrol, (40%) tyres, 2072...
  15. P

    7r john deeres

    Are the early ones 12-14 plates any good or would a 7930 be a better bet??
  16. Y

    Hourly wage for self employed worker

    I’m a self employed farm worker mainly calf rearing, lambing, some tractor work and holiday and sickness cover. I’ve recently been asked by another farm to rear calves and they said I was too cheap and should be asking more. I’ve 15 years experience of livestock and tractor / jcb work, my own...
  17. Agriland RSS

    28-year-old killed in Co. Tyrone quad accident

    Written by Agriland Team from Agriland Police have confirmed a 28-year-old was killed in a quad accident in Co. Tyrone on Tuesday (August 17). The incident happened at a home on the Altaglushan Road, in Galbally, a village outside Dungannon. An emergency call was made at around 7:45pm on...
  18. DairyGrazing

    How much are you planning on investing in the next 20 years?

    Just had a think about what we'd like to do going forward just to stand still on 400 cows. 1)450k on a parlour 2)150k to get the rest of the milkers onto deep sand and heifers off straw onto cubicles 3)50k on tracks 4)75k on silage pits to stop over filling the current one and so we dont have...
  19. neilo

    It never rains but it pours…

    It’s not been a great week here so far. Weaned 500 lambs off the twins on Monday morning, came back to get trailer to fetch them back and my young dog managed to get something in her eye whilst pottering round the yard. She then scratched it out and damaged the lens in her eye. Result, after a...
  20. ShepherdUKNZ

    Rappa Race weigh

    Has anyone been using a Rappa Race weigh? If so what are your thoughts, are they accurate when using Tru Test weigh face? And how many lambs can you weigh an hour?