1. Agriland RSS

    New Holland embeds the tractor in the digital matrix

    Written by Justin Roberts from Agriland The launch of the latest T7 models by New Holland may mark a significant point in the transformation of the tractor as a simple power source, to the tractor as just another node in an increasingly complex digital matrix. In its presentation, the...
  2. Lincs Lass

    Navara D40 ,,Nissans free update

    Has anybody managed to get the Sat nav updated free of charge through Nissan . When I bought my D40 ,the sat nav didnt work ,the cd player reads discs but dosent play them and the radio has a habit of turning itself of after a few minutes and then comes on again . Rang the Nissan dealer and...
  3. Rock and Roll Farming RSS

    Ambitious Thinking

    Ambitious Thinking Written by Vicki Hird talks about what makes a successful campaigner, her work with Sustain, how we can make fairer food supply chains, her new book ' Re-Bugging the Planet', and lots, lots more.. Podcast Sponsors: NFU Cymru - for more information please visit...
  4. CPM RSS

    Gatekeeper launches integration update with Claas

    Written by Charlotte Cunningham from CPM Magazine Farmplan has released a Gatekeeper update that is claimed to deliver improved integration with Claas machines. Charlotte Cunningham reports. The download became live and available to all Gatekeeper users earlier this month and will let users who...
  5. Brisel

    Software model for nutrient flows on and off the farm

    Does such a programme exist here yet? I’m after something that I can input bought in nutrients, carbon sequestration in soil organic matter, grassland, hedges and trees then work out what leaves the farm as grain, straw, meat, milk etc as well as an attempt at NPK leaching etc. The NZ...
  6. melted welly

    Nhs vs private health care

    I’m in my 40s wife late 30s, 2 kids under 8. we’re all fit and healthy, so is now the time to consider private health insurance? Does anyone do this already? Quick internet search gives a basic annual premium for me of £1250. Doesn’t seem excessive. I can’t see the future nhs being anything...
  7. M

    Second-hand machinery prices, and the mystery....

    Forgive me if I'm going over old ground. I'm toying with the idea of another tractor - with a loader. I like Ford New Holland machines. Why, oh why do the dealers mostly not put prices on their stock ? It is such a waste of my time having to phone these people to get a price for anything. I...
  8. D

    Correct Spraying Rate on a small sprayer

    Hi, this might be an odd question because I'm an engineer, not a farmer... How do people make sure they are spraying at the correct application rate on small sprayers (<500l like this one: From what I've seen they just have...
  9. Chris F

    The Pingdemic

    The said on news this morning that 1 in 50 people in the U.K. have now been pinged. But is this just a town problem? (Or just a hangover from football matches) My daughter how is a student at Loughborough is the only person I know. How many farmers have been pinged? Not hearing any problems...
  10. 4

    Pick up mpg

    I hadnt been doing any towing with the pick up this last few months so when i had the trailer on i filled the pick up up and 220 miles later it needed a drink again. it was doing about 18mpg. 16ft trailer on with a machine about a 1t weight on it. Is this ok mpg or bad. begining to ponder a...
  11. O

    Furlough Fall out

    Reality starting to set in. God knows what they teach in these MBAs that Rishi has.
  12. F

    Situation Vacant Estate Manager & Business Administrator – Would suit a couple but individual applicants welcome.

    A diversified Estate, situated in Northwest Norfolk is looking for a dynamic and hands on Estate Manager to assist the owner with continued management and growth of the estate. The candidate will be experienced in land management schemes and software as well as being capable of managing an...
  13. Gerbert

    JD 6830/6930 vs. Case puma

    I am considering changing my JD 6610 for something a bit more modern. I bought a 6910 autopowr for fun a couple of years ago and while is does have it's problems I love the cvt and ended up putting a fronthitch/pto on, and now the 6610 is not used much anymore. Since the 6910 is nearing 13k...
  14. BuskhillFarm

    Which GPS??

    I was wanting to upgrade my Trimble FM250 it has great accuracy but I would like a bigger screen and something that’s easier to put field numbers in for. It’s mainly used for spraying cereal and putting in the tramlines, pre ems and slug peppering etc Options are so far. Secondhand JD 1800...
  15. A

    A Grave Threat To The World ( as well as N Korea)
  16. thesilentone

    When is the time to confront the elephant in the room ?

    Our action to negate or slow global warming is clearly not going fast enough. I don't point the finger at the UK exclusively, we are far from the worst offenders, however in general, are we doing enough ? Looking at Agriculture alone, currently social media is full of pictures of tractors...
  17. Agriland RSS

    Right to repair becomes part of a bigger picture

    Written by Justin Roberts from Agriland The campaign for the ‘right to repair’ has taken a major step forward in the United States with the issuing of President Joe Biden’s latest executive order of July 9. In this order, the new administration has rolled several free economy concerns into...
  18. CPM RSS

    Carbon farming – Tools of the trade

    Written by cpm from CPM Magazine Download PDF As the industry seeks to get more from the data it’s gathering, CPM profiles three of the latest tools and partnerships which could help growers do just that. Simplified data sharing will allow us to evaluate any field area efficiently and...
  19. Exfarmer

    Auto box repair

    Got a 7 year old BMW X3, I believe it has a ZF box. We think it has a slipping brake band. Can anyone recommend a good autobox repairer in East Anglia or possibly further afield
  20. S

    John Deere 6R activating air brakes in CCU 65 ?

    I am installing air brakes on 6145R and I need to put new CCU software I guess so it allows me to put 1 instead 0 on CCU 65 address so it activates dial on the dashboard. Can it be done by me with Advisor or I must ask the dealer to open DTAC ? Maybe John Deere Payload Decryptor/Encryptor...