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  1. Bigjon44

    Too late for mayweed tidy up?

    Just got a few mayweed and nettle getting through on some headlands. Is it too late now to tidy up with an SU ? Any other products as wheat now in ear!! Tried zypar last year but didn't touch mayweeds once they got to certain size
  2. Bigjon44

    Groundsel in wheat

    Got a smattering of quite tall groundsel in a field of wheat.is it worth doing anything or will anything do anything at this stage to take it out or not too worry about it
  3. W

    T1 winter wheat

    What are people using and when are you starting
  4. B

    The nigel farage appreciation society

    A safe haven for all nigel enthusiasts to say what they really want to
  5. D

    Help! Independent heating advice?

    Hi, I’m trying to help my parents with updating their heating. It’s an old farmhouse, poorly insulated and only has storage heaters and a stove in at the moment. Although they do have solar panels. It’s cold and damp through the winter and costing a fortune in electric. I really don’t know what...
  6. Clive

    Will Putin invade ?

    As the wheat prices seem almost completely dependant upon news about this right now which way does the crowd wisdom of TFF think things will go in the Ukraine ?
  7. T

    Stoneage sites

    I've been asked if a chap can look for Mesolithic Microliths on our land. He is researching a report that says some were found here years ago. My dad found a highly polished axe in a garden here so we know the stuff is around My concern is, what happens if he finds and reports more...
  8. R

    allis chalmer b

    I didnt know if anyone was able to help me please? I recently purchased a allis chalmer b, with the log book. But i have checked the serial number number and it doesnt match with the tractor, i didnt know if i put the serial number i have found on the tractor on here if anyone could tell me the...
  9. P

    Diaries, calendars etc. from suppliers

    The leaves fall from the trees, the year turns and the reps should soon be bringing their gifts. Is this tailing off? Are we now in the last ten years of such things? Surely the desk diary is now nearing extinction as a species. Dad, for reasons of his own, goes to considerable lengths to...
  10. Greythundercloudys

    Oldest machine on farm, dead or alive.

    As said above, mine is 35x, new in 1963. So nearly 60 years old. And had a km22 from the 80s, it went in the scrap last year.
  11. Greythundercloudys

    Our yorkshire farm, problems, problems.

    Looks like poor old Clive is getn abit long in the tooth for his younger wife, she has tarted herself up abit. Looking for a ram.
  12. SuperTwo

    Massey 3635 Lift Arms not working

    As above arms not working at all. The two LEDs on the ELC do not light at all. I've checked all the basics. All fuses are ok, the alternator is charging properly, I've disconnected the draft pins individually. The toggle switch is working correctly. The autotronic function is working (turns off...
  13. Jsmith2211

    Tx34 unloadung auger

    Hello all, Went to unload a full tank of wheat and the belt just slipped, apparently its an engaging belt? Does anybody know where the adjustment for this belt is and also how that works, as I thought it was chain driven. Also what might be wrong as it worked fine before, no squeeks or squeels...
  14. S

    Has anyone bought a cheap welder?

    Has anyone bought a cheap s/h engine welder lately? If so it could be mine as there's now an empty space where it used to be.
  15. Jsmith2211

    sumo trio 3

    Hello, we have a maxxum 125, and we want to get into doing more of the minimum till stuff, so that we dont need to plough. We would like to have something like a 3M sumo trio, but i dont think the tractor would pull it? What sort of power do the sumos need through clay and through sand? i know...
  16. onthehoof

    Lucky escape

    Farm safety week too Amazingly no one seriously hurt, go steady
  17. Ormond

    Spring barley BLW control and rates

    Been given a recommendation for week control in spring barley. 75g/ ha counter sx 0.3 l/ha Pixxaro Seems a heavy dose to me.....just the usual suspects to deal with and not too big atvthr moment. Advice needed. Thanks
  18. daveydiesel1

    Wellys

    Lookin recomendations for good wellys that are comfy and last for ages. Currently using dunlop purofort. Iv tried the dunlop thermo boots which are great at keepin feet warm in winter but are very heavy and dont last. Also tried bekina but they dont last either and arent as nice to wear as...
  19. S

    Poclain 75 value

    Hi all have a poclain 75 parked up lots of good parts on it what do you think its worth
  20. steveR

    Charging Utilities for My time?

    I know I have seen mention of one or two doing this, and a spot of advice would be useful. I have been approached by Fisher German on behalf of STW, in relation to a project that might take place on a nearby Sewage Treatment plant. FG have sent me a letter asking for ownership details and also...
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