1. Will 1594

    tractor snobbery

    so is a 30 series deere which is immaculate and had new seat a very expensive top of range ,one deemed an old heap nowadays do people just want the new sparkly 20,21 plate with all the toys man came for harvest job liked every thing wage accommodation etc then looks in tractor shed 😳😳😳😳😳🙈 do i...
  2. Hereward

    Easement, right of access across neighbours land

    A bit of a dilemma, a parcel of our land benefits from an easement, of a right of way, recorded on both parties deeds. We haven't used it since we bought the land in the 1960s, as we own the adjoining land either side. However this means we burden our neighbouring land and it's further to...
  3. Matthew Britton

    Mole Drainage

    So….. question from someone who has come of chalk down land that never really needed draining. We are now living in central France with some very different ground to what I have been used to. During the winter the ground quickly water logs and takes a long time to dry in the spring. The farm is...
  4. Greythundercloudys

    Basic instinct with boris.

    I do like the big red head.
  5. S

    Fendt transmission rebuild cost 25k

    Just been talking to local farmer he said local contractor recently had Fendt transmission rebuilt at a cost of £25,000 He also said full artic load of chicken feed is £10,000 I believe chicken feed cost as someone was talking on radio a few days ago not so sure about fendt transmission
  6. Chris F

    Caffine and Machine

    Normally a car thing and have been there a few times, but who took the CaseIH Quadtrac today? Brilliant. some snaps:
  7. O

    high houred fendt

    Am i mad looking at buying a fendt 936 with just over 10k hours on the clock as opposed to say a newholland t8 with same hours?
  8. MX7

    Will many farms/estates be for sale in 2022,

    With more uncertainty than ever in farming prices and the economy in general, do you think many farms/estates will come on the market this??
  9. Timbo

    Too soon for chain harrowing?

    Given the dry mild weather.. anyone cracked on yet ??
  10. bobk

    New Highway code rules ffs

    You couldn't make this sh!t up https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10432079/Highway-Code-overhaul-tells-cyclists-pedal-middle-road-takes-effect-DAYS.html
  11. MX7

    Case Quadtrac and Challenger tractors in Antarctica .

    I have just been looking at the logistics of keeping Antarctic research facilities supplied with all the essentials they need. To my surprise I see that the United States use Challenger and Quadtrac tractors to haul freight sleds from McMurdo base to their South Pole Research station a...
  12. Phil P

    What did you build over Christmas 2021

    It’s the thread you’ve all been waiting for all year 😉 😂. So, this year’s up coming build projects so far - Really looking forward to the Disney Princess build ☺️ So what’s everyone else building this year? I’m really hoping the D11 is in the Boxing Day sales 🤞🏼🤣
  13. MX7

    Why are Velcourt not direct/zero drilling on a large scale?

    As above, as I thought they made themselves out to be a progressive farming business. :scratchhead:
  14. W

    New quadtrack

    Off faceache.
  15. CPM RSS

    Latest kit on display at the Midlands Machinery Show

    Written by Charlotte Cunningham from CPM Magazine Tackle enthusiasts will have one of the first opportunities in two years to get up close to the latest kit at this year’s Midlands Machinery Show, 9-10 November. Despite huge challenges in the supply chain, exhibitors have pulled out all the...
  16. Farm Business RSS

    Case IH announces plans to return to trade shows in Europe

    Written by John Swire from Farm Business Leading farm equipment manufacturer Case IH has announced plans to attend major European agricultural shows during the remainder of 2021 and 2022 as part of the company’s programme to reconnect with customers. This will be done with the highest possible...
  17. Hilly

    Dairy farming

    Which area of the U.K. has the most dairy cows ?
  18. icanshootwell

    Cheap hp or not.

    https://www.tractorsandplant.com/product/case-steiger-stx450-quadtrac-st10870/ Low hours as well for a machine like this.
  19. T

    Carbon emissions ??

    Do you think as time goes on each farm business will have to account for its carbon emissions in the form of tractor and equipment emissions as well as livestock and also that what is released by cultivations etc . At the moment looking at GENTLE FARMING'S system to start to get my head...
  20. L

    Worsening blackgrass/ryegrass problem.

    I'm in my fifth year of strip tilling following a more traditional plough/power harrow based system. I had some decent results in the first few years but the last two wet autumn /winters have not been so great. My main problem is the blackgrass is getting out of hand, I don't think my...