silage

  1. Agriland RSS

    Calls to remove silage wrap from proposed plastic tax

    Written by Michelle Martin from Agriland The National Sheep Association (NSA) is calling on Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) to remove silage wrap from the plastic packaging tax due to be effective from April 1, 2022. The association said that at a time when costs are increasing for...
  2. H

    Opinions on this farm scenario?

    So I've been thinking of returning home to farm with my 70 yr old father who's struggling to find good full time labour and is naturally slowing down. I'm working off farm full time but really have an urge to leave the office job and come home (option of career break). If I'm going to do this...
  3. Tha Ulsterscot

    Looking for a special plough.

    =AZUTqWUIrYimfgT9mlR6B2E1EnEVMQpy6J2BjG9Rqz1zbKPeiISnt530oOFv1UnjqaLAkbTzZ48WAU2Kjr0FWAQa7pH_O2TNgZTtkQoKH7IX4q0HtIkmU3fAc1OPcZhCqd1KwPxLMDRIxGHneH_0HJHBMahjo_8hGfl3ElS0YwrvfxkiKqHjZGlL0Y19hpKXXZM9pXU_DGUVtBNSn2MvhI5oBupuy_SycTVfCNu4eyeFHw&__tn__=-UC%2CP-y-R']Sam Barr...
  4. H

    Mf 390t

    Anybody know if a mf 390t would handle a bale handler or double spike with two silage bales with ease. Mchale silage bales so some weight in them
  5. tr250

    Ideas to make muck trailer easier to wash

    Any ideas what I could spray on a silage trailer to protect and make washing easier after it’s been used for muck carting for a week? I said silage trailer because I think red tractor wants different trailers to be used for grain
  6. N

    which round baler ?

    has the lowest price. brand new???
  7. Grahamc94

    Adding a new breed to a suckler herd

    We are currently running Angus & Hereford bulls with cows and heifers and I’m in the past we’ve also ran a limousin as well. Looking to re introduce an easy calving limousin in the near future but also looking for another breed (tired stabiliser and it wasn’t great). Looking for a breed with...
  8. J

    What to plant?

    Grazing turnips off some new ground at the minute, planted into burnt off permanent pasture, turnips came quite well with some grass coming through from seed bank which is keeping them dry! Lambs are cleaning it up well an leaving it like a billiard table, it’s potentially going to be turnips or...
  9. D

    New mid tier agreement?

    Anyone received a new mid tier agreement yet? Thought it started 1st Jan ? Not heard anything yet & know a few others the same🤷🏻? bit frustrating…..!! Cheers dh
  10. grainboy

    Shuttleworth 1977/ 78

    Going through old photos tonight,
  11. M

    Silage slippage

    Wondering if any one has found away to Stop silage slippage. My 1st cut has slipped the last few years even tho it’s 30 +% dry matter
  12. D

    3m trailered mower conditioner

    Looking for a new 3m trailered mower conditioner. It would be replacing a 20 year old krone, cutting around 200 acres a year. Currently considering either a Claas, krone or Kuhn but would be interested on people’s thoughts on other makes too?
  13. john432

    Clamp silage spreader/ leveler?

    Is anyone using one of these or similar on a clamp? Looks ideal for use with a wagon unloading on the clamp.
  14. Sprayer 1

    Is concrete tax deductible?

    The way I read it, you can't put ready mix concrete against tax, but if you buy cement, sand and grave and mix it yourself , you can. Is this correct?
  15. S

    Lots of calves dieing

    This year has been awful... we lost a few new born calves and we realised what was wrong with them and fixed that (mainly a combination of mild summer, plenty of grass, fat cattle even when they had calves suckling then this winter has not been harsh weatherwise so cows are not struggling to...
  16. Stags Agri

    South West Online Timed Sale - Closing on 30th January 2022

    NOW LIVE! THE SOUTH WEST JANUARY ONLINE TIMED COLLECTIVE SALE OF 45+ TRACTORS, TELEHANDLERS & VEHICLES, FARM MACHINERY LIVESTOCK & GENERAL EQUIPMENT IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE FIRST SEASONAL SALE OF FODDER FOR 2022 CLOSING ON: SUNDAY 30TH JANUARY FROM 7PM ENTRIES SO FAR INCLUDE: TRACTORS...
  17. Stags Agri

    South West November Online Timed Sale of 45+ Tractors, Vehicles etc (850 Lots) - Closing on 30th January 2022

    NOW LIVE! THE SOUTH WEST JANUARY ONLINE TIMED COLLECTIVE SALE OF 45+ TRACTORS, TELEHANDLERS & VEHICLES, FARM MACHINERY LIVESTOCK & GENERAL EQUIPMENT IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE FIRST SEASONAL SALE OF FODDER FOR 2022 CLOSING ON: SUNDAY 30TH JANUARY FROM 7PM ENTRIES SO FAR INCLUDE...
  18. Niall310

    JCB 434/416 opinions

    As thread suggests, I'm looking opinions/expierence of 434's or 416's using them up to and over the 10k hour mark. Any common problems that might occur pre or after 10k hours or common problems to look out for when buying one as we're probably looking for one around 5/6k hours. We currently...
  19. C

    Round bale handlers

    What’s the best type of round bale handler for wrapped silage bales?
  20. D

    Fresh concrete feeezing?

    So contractors are just finishing of laying 60m3 today of outside yard space. It’s due to be -6 tonight, suspect in reality it will be -3 or 4 but even so. They didn’t plan on covering it over but I suspect they now may. If I hadnt have called in and they left it exposed, what’s the worse...
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